Swim Manitoba Announces 2011 Western Canada Summer Games Team

By: Swim Manitoba - Jun. 06, 2011

Today, Swim-Natation Manitoba announced its team that will compete at the 2011 Western Canada Summer Games Aug 10-14 in Kamloops.

Swim Manitoba Executive Director, Darin Muma, said in a statement today, “This team is a great mix of confident experience and youthful exuberance. We have a number of medal possibilities from both the Para and able-bodied swimmers and our Special Olympics swimmers though young will prove to be very tough competitors. It is Swim Manitoba’s pleasure, to once again, partner with Special Olympics Manitoba to be able to offer high level competitive opportunities for our intellectually disabled athletes. I am looking forward to watching the team results.”

The Western Canada Games swimming events will be held in Kamloops, August 10-14.

The 2011 Western Canada Summer Games Team is:


Event Selection


Event Selection

Wyatt Yarish  1500 Free Breanne Siwicki  800 Free
Aaron Chanas-Larue 200 Free Chantal Asselin 200 Free
Eric Williamson 200 IM Kennedy Meier   200 Back
Emilio Abiusi 200 Fly Karyl Clarete 200 IM
Ashton Ledger 200 Breast Danica Delaquis 100 Breast
Nicholas Leskiw 100 Back Brooke Meyer 200 Fly
Parker Buckley 200 Free Cody Evans    200 Free
Keenan Teghtsoonian 1500 Free Tia Van Landeghem 50 Free
Cameron MacDonald Para Swim Events Samantha Currie  Special OlympicEvents
Tanner Price Para Swim Events Darcie Godard Special OlympicEvents
Danny Chan SpecialOlympicEvents
Taylor Dixon        SpecialOlympicEvents

Head Coach: Norm Carriere
Assistant Coaches: Wendy Shewchuk, Szilvie Carriere, Karen Williams (Para Swimming),
Erinn Clarke (Special Olympics)
Manager: Kendra Turl

Able-Body Alternates (1 per stroke category)
 - Jeremy Ryant (50/100/200 Free, 100/200 Back, 100/200 Fly, 200/400 IM)
 - Robin Armstrong (100/200 Breast)
 - Alternate Selected (400/1500 Free)
 - Anik Chartrand (50/100/200 Free)
 - Kendra Hinton (400/1500 Free)
 - Mackenzie Glover (100/200 Back)
 - Angeli Rengayah (100/200 Fly)
 - Alternate Declined (100/200 Breast, 200/400 IM)


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