Alberta Selections for Inaugural Para Prospects West Camp Announced

Lindsay English News

November 28, 2018…Edmonton- Swim Alberta, along with Swim B.C, Swim Manitoba and Swim Saskatchewan are teaming up to provide the first-ever Para Prospects West Camp offered in western Canada. The three day camp is aimed to provide educations and training development opportunity to para-swimmers from across the four western Canadian provinces.

The camp, set to run January 31st- February 2nd 2019 in Richmond, B.C., will be lead by Swimming Canada National coach Vince Mikuska, along with other guest speakers and sport specialists to provide mentorship, information and guidance to both swimmers and coaches.

Six swimmers have been selected to represent Alberta, and were announced earlier this afternoon.

Selected Swimmers
Connor Bissett – OSC
Peyton Morey – CASC
Hidde Guerts – RDCSC
Alexander Sharpe – NCSA
Aidan Meller – NCSA
April Lam – OSC

Alternates
Michael Buchanan – OSC
Hunter Helberg – FMSC
Breanna White – LRSC
Nick Jones – AMAC

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About Swim Alberta:

Swim Alberta is the provincial governing body for competitive swimming in Alberta. The Swim Alberta vision is “Every swimmer had the opportunity to reach their full potential” and the mission is: “ Govern, lead and support competitive swimming.”  Swim Alberta has over 10,000 registered swimmer members including competitive, non-competitive, varsity, masters and summer; and over 650 registered coaches.

For information related to Para Prospects West Camp:

Kevin Dennis

Technial Coordinator

780 415-1780

kevin@swimalberta.ca

swimalberta.ca

Twitter: @SwimAlberta 

 

For information related to Swim Alberta:

Cheryl Humphrey

Executive Director

780-415-1782

chumphrey@swimalberta.ca

swimalberta.ca

Twitter: @SwimAlberta