Revelstoke Aquaducks place first at Golden swim meet

Aquaducks swimmers pose for a photo in Golden. Photo: Revelstoke Aquaducks

By Emily Pfeiffer

With forty swimmers and their third meet of the season, the Revelstoke Aquaducks swam this past weekend in Golden, B.C. It was the first official heats and finals swim competition for the ducks, and despite the hot weather of 35 degrees while swimming in an outdoor pool, the team placed first overall against all opposing teams!
They also came home with over 15 medals!

Medal winners include:
Division 1 girls:
2nd place- Maya Royle
1st place- Cecilia Hobgood

Division 2 girls:
3rd place- Suri Stewardson
2nd place- Kenadie Stefura

Division 3 girls:
3rd place: Autumn Griffith-Doyle
2nd place: Madeleine Hobgood
1st place: Kayln Gale

Division 4 girls:
3rd place- Morgan Stefura
1st place- Devyn Gale

Division 5 girls:
3rd place- Morgan Tegart
2nd place- Rebecca Brosch

Division Ocat2:
1st place: Hunter Stewardson

Division 8:
3rd place- Meghan Fair
1st place- Emily Pfeiffer

And in the boys divisions:

Division 2 boys:
1st place- William Hobgood

Division 3 boys:
3rd place- Murdoch Tegart
1st place- Bence Berkenbosch

Division 5 boys:
2nd place- Stefan Spataro

Division 6 boys:
1st place- Nolan Gale

Moreover, a huge mention to four swimmers who swam their first 200m freestyle relay!
Jasper Griffith
Zayden Griffith
Ben Morrow
Hamish Woodman

These little guys blew all away with their determination to just keep swimming!

Finally, a HUGE congratulations goes out to all Aquaducks for their hard work and dedication this competition.