RCI St. Lucia
posted on March 28, 2014 13:26
The St Lucia Amateur Swimming Association has named a ten member squad to participate at the 2014 CARIFTA Swimming Championships to be held Olympic pool “Roly Bisslik” in Savaneta, Aruba from 22 to 26th April 2014
The 9 pool swimmers and 1 open water swimmer are
11-12 Girls: Katelin Samuel, Eden Crick
11-12 Boys: Ethan Dyke Elliot, Jayhan Odlum Smith, Terrell Monplaisir
13-14 Boys: Jyasi Daniel, Christopher Phillips
15-17 Girls: Thalia Bergasse, Bailey Spiegelberg (Open Water Swimming – 5K)
15-17 Boys: Anthony Francois
The coach will be Jamie Peterkin
SLASA had deferred sending swimmers to the inaugurated 5 km Open Water event in 2013, and this year will be sending Bailey Spiegelburg who competed at CCCAN last year
Other newcomers include the 11 -12 girls Eden Crick all 11-12 boys, Ethan Dyke Elliot, Jayhan Odlum Smith, and Terrell Monplaisir,
Jyasi Daniel makes a fourth appearance and is expected to make the strongest showing especially in the short sprints.
The competition is again expected to be challenging but the swimmers are in high spirits as they prepare for the meet.