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Taylor Ruck scores Canadian medal record with Pan Pacific silver

Sunday, August 12th, 2018
Japan Pan Pacific Swimming

Taylor Ruck is now the most-decorated Canadian swimmer at a single Pan Pacific Swimming Championships after racing to a silver in the 200-metre backstroke in Tokyo on Sunday?.

Sydney Pickrem tops her Canadian record in 200 IM, Taylor Ruck ties Canadian medal record

Saturday, August 11th, 2018

Canada’s Sydney Pickrem already owned the Canadian record for the women’s 200-metre individual medley, but she one upped herself at the Pan Pacific Swimming Championships on Saturday morning. Pickrem finished second in the event with a time of 2:09.07, losing to Japan’s Yui Ohashi by just under a second.

Canada’s Kylie Masse beats rivals for gold in backstroke thriller

Friday, August 10th, 2018

Canada's Kylie Masse won gold by out-touching former world champion Emily Seebohm and world-record holder Kathleen Baker in an exciting women's 100-metre backstroke final Friday at the Pan Pacific Swimming Championships in Tokyo.

Taylor Ruck outswims Ledecky, breaks record at Pan Pacs

Thursday, August 9th, 2018

Canadian teenager Taylor Ruck defeated American star Katie Ledecky as she won gold and set a new meet record in the women's 200-metre freestyle event on the opening day of the Pan Pacific Swimming Championships in Tokyo.

Watch the Pan Pacific Swimming Championships

Wednesday, August 8th, 2018

Watch live medal races from Day 1 of the Pan Pacific Swimming Championships in Tokyo on Thursday at 5 a.m. ET.

Ruck, Masse ready to lead Canada at Pan Pacific swim championships

Tuesday, August 7th, 2018

In what will be a dress rehearsal for the 2020 Olympic Games, Canadians Taylor Ruck and Kylie Masse will look to build off the success they’ve generated over the last year. CBC Sports will have full live stream coverage of the event, which takes place Thursday through Sunday in Tokyo.

Gosselin-Paradis’ steady performance earns him gold at Canadian diving nationals

Sunday, August 5th, 2018

Laurent Gosselin-Paradis of Montreal showed once again that consistency is the name of the game in competitive diving on Sunday as he won the men’s 10-metre tower at the 2018 Speedo Summer Nationals.

Montreal divers open summer nationals with victories

Saturday, August 4th, 2018

Montreal's Peter Thach Mai and Éloise Bélanger opened the 2018 summer senior national diving championships with victories in men’s three-metre and women’s one-metre respectively, on Friday in Gatineua, Que.

Watch the 2018 Summer Senior National Diving Championships

Wednesday, August 1st, 2018

Watch action from the 2018 Summer Senior National Diving Championships in Gatineau, Que., beginning on Friday at 10 a.m. ET

Caleb Dressel wins 1st event at U.S swim nationals

Friday, July 27th, 2018

Caeleb Dressel bounced back from a clunker of a swim in the 100-metre freestyle and won for the first time in three events at the U.S. national championships, taking the 100 butterfly Friday night to earn a berth on the team for the Pan Pacific championships.