Lower Mainland Regionals (LMR)


 
 

PCS Virtual Wavemaker Swim Meet ​​​​​​​May 2021

From April 19th - May 14th 2021, 39 DSSC athletes participated in the Pacific Coast Swimming’s Virtual Wavemaker Swim Meet. The 39 athletes who competed were from Junior Age Group, Developmental Age Group and Top Age Group. 

Although virtual, the athletes from DSSC performed extremely well and showcased their talent along with technical progress they have made thus far in the season. With 26 out of the 39 athletes finishing within the top 8 in more then one race, the coach’s found this meet to be a huge success! 

Congratulations to all the athletes who participated for their hard work and dedication :) 

Click here to see all of the results 

Top 8 Finishers

JAG 

Kaia Hall (9): 7th in 50 back/free,  6th in 100IM, silver in 100 breast 

Youssef Fouda (11):  6th in 100 breast/200 IM, 5th in 50 back

Mia Bruneau (9): 8th in 100 breast, 5th in 100IM

Riya Rai (10): 6th in 100 breast/200 IM

DAG 

Emma Zhang (9): 5th in 50 breast, bronze in 400/100 free, silver in 50 back/50 fly/200 IM, gold in 50 free

Noelle Evans (12): 8th in 200 IM, 7th in 200 breast, 6th in 800/ 50 free/200 fly, gold in 50 breast 

Gurman Atkar (12): 8th in 200 IM, 7th in 200 free, 6th in 400 free/200 back/50 fly, 5th in 100 free, 4th in 50 free/100 breast, silver in 50 back

Gurshaan Sangha (12): 5th in 50fr/50bk/50fly/200 IM, bronze in 100 free, silver in 1500 free gold in 200/100/50 breast

Charlotte Sibley (11): 8th in 100 breast/200fly,  7th in 200 IM, 6th in 400 free

Abdulrahman Alhassan (12): 8th in the 400 free, 7th in 100 fly, 

Grace Bruneau (11): 7th in 50 fly, 4th in the 800 free, bronze in 50 breast, silver in 200 breast/100 fly/200 IM, gold in 200 fly, 

Arthur Liu (12): 8th in 200 fly 

Luke Williston (11): 8th in 200 IM ​​​​​​​

TAG 

Rebecca Soroke (12):  8th in 50 breast, 7th in 200 free, 6th in 100 breast,5th in 50 back, 4th in 50 free/200 IM, bronze in 1500 free/50 fly, silver in 100 fly/100 IM, gold in 200 fly 

Daniel Wang (14): 7th in 50 free, 6th in 100 back/50 breast, 4th in 200 breast 

Max Zha (13): 8th in 100 breast, 7th in 200 free, 6th in 50 fly/200 IM, 5th in 100 fly, silver in 200 back , gold in 200 fly/100 IM

Kirra Trites (15) 4th in 200 back/100 IM, bronze in 400 free, gold in 1500 free 

Chloe Meredith Jensen (15): 8th in 200 breast, 6th in 50 back,5th in 100 back, 4th in 400 free, bronze in 200 back, silver in 800 free 

Elden Shen (15):  8th in 200 free, 4th in 200 back, bronze in 50 back 

Michael Yang (15): 7th in 100/50 fly, 6th in 200 back, 4th in 50 back 

Kayah Apanowicz (14): 6th in 50 fly, bronze in 200 breast, silver in 50/100 breast/100 IM

Joaquin Aranda (16): 8th in 100 breast 

Lucas Jamias (15): 8th in 200 breast 

Arnav Sharma (13): 7th in 100 fly, 5th in 200 fly, bronze in 100 IM

Jada Evans (16):  4th in 200 fly, silver in 100 IM

Manraj Johal (13): 4th in 100 IM 

Relays 

Gold 12&under 400 free Relay: Rebecca Soroke, Noelle Evans, Grace Bruneau, Charlotte Sibley 

Gold Mixed 12&under 200 Medley Relay: Rebecca Soroke, Noelle Evans, Gurshaan Sangha, Gurman Atkar 

Provincial Standards  

Gurman Atkar (12): 50 free

Gurshaan Sangha (12): 50 free, 100 breast 

Rebecca Soroke (12): 100 fly 

Max Zha (13): 200 fly 

Divisional Standards 

Gurshaan Sangha (12): 13-14 100 breast 

Gurman Atkar (12): 200/100 free, 200 IM 

Grace Bruneau (11): 13-14 200 fly 

Rebecca Soroke (12): 200/50 free 

Daniel Wang (13): 50 free 

Arnav Sharma (13): 50 back 

Eldon Shen (15): 50 back 

Max Zha (13): 200/100 back, 50/100 fly, 200 IM 


 

DSSC March End of Cycle Swim Meet ​​​​​​​March 2021 

Over the last 2 weeks before Spring Break the Developmental Age Group and Top Age Group athletes participated in an end of cycle swim meet before taking some time. Congratulations to all the athletes on all the hard work they have put in thus far this year! 

Click here to see all the results! 

DAG A/B Highlights 
Abdulrahman Alhassan 100% best time with 29 second drop in his 200 IM 
Gia Johal 100% best times with 25 second drop in her 100 free and 20 second drop in her 50 fly 
Tia Retel 100% best times 
Scarlett Ruiz Nowell 100% best times with a 20 second drop in her 200 IM 
Varun Krishna Mohan with a 30 second best time in his 200 IM 
Gurman Atkar with a 20 second best time in his 200 back 
Charlotte Sibley with a 36 second best time in her 200 IM and a 31 second best time in her 200 free 
Rebecca Soroke with a 1:36 second best time in her 800 free 
Grace Bruneau with 100% best times 
Manraj Johal with 100% best times 


TAG A/B Highlights 
Eldon Shen with a 1:59 sec best time in his 1500 freestyle 
Joaquin Aranda with a 1:04 second best time in his 1500 freestyle and a 21 second best time in his 200 fly 
Siddharth Krishna Mohan with a 41 second best time in his 200 fly 
Chloe Meredith Jensen with a 1 min best time in her 1500 freestyle 
Yuvraj Rai with 100% best times with a 1:51 second best time in his 1500 freestyle 
Michael Yang with a 1:20 second best time in his 1500 freestyle 
Ben Sheppard-Reid with 100% best times 
Daniel Wang with 100% best times 
Max Zha with 100% best times 

Best Time Percentages 
DAG B: 64% best times 
DAG A: 79% best times 
TAG B: 86% best times 
TAG A: 61% best times 

Divisional Standards
Kayah Apanowicz (14) 100 back, 200 free 
Akashvir Bhangu (17) 50 free , 400 IM 
Kirra Trites (15) 200 IM 
Daniel Wang (14) 1500/200/100 free, 200 IM,
Michael Yang (15) 100 fly 
Max Zha (13) 1500/400/100 free, 100 fly, 200 breast and 15&Over 200 back 
Harleen Rai (12) - 800 free, 200 IM, 100 back 
Rebecca Soroke (12) - 800 free, 200 IM, 100 breast 
Noelle Evans (12) - 100 back 
Jannat Bhangu (12) - 100/50 free 
Gurshaan Sangha (12) - 200/100/50 free 
Manraj Johal (12) - 800/100/50 free, 200/100 back 
Jatinder Grewal (12) - 800/50 free 
Grace Bruneau (11) - 200 fly 

Richmond Rapids Virtual Meet January 2021

    From January 18th-22nd TAG A/B and DAG A competed in the Richmond Rapids Virtual Race Simulations. The athletes all competed in a 50m and 200m event of their choosing along with an 8/400 free and a 4/200 IM. Congratulations to all the swimmers who competed and click here to see the results for the meet! 

Top 8 finishers 
Kirra Trites (14): 10th in the 50 free, 7th in the 400 IM, 4th in the 800 free 
Manraj Johal (12): 8th in the 50 free 
Daniel Wang (13): 5th in the 400 free, bronze in the 50 free/200 IM  
Akashvir Bhangu (17): 8th in the 200 breast, 6th in the 400 free 
Jannat Bhangu (12): 4th in the 200 free 
Rebecca Soroke (11): 5th in the 200 free 
Max Zha (13): 5th in the 200 free/50fly, 4th in the 400 IM  
Jada Evans (16): 7th in the 200 free 
Kayah Apanowicz (14): 6th in the 400 free, 5th in the 200 back, bronze in the 50 fly 
Chloe Meredith Jensen (15): 6th in the 200 back 
Eldon Shen (16): bronze in the 200 back 
Arnav Sharma (14): 8th in the 50 fly 
Yuvraj Rai (13): bronze in the 400 free 
Gurshaan Sangha (12) bronze in the 50 breast 
Joaquin Aranda (16): 7th in the 50 breast 

Richmond Rapids Virtual Meet ​​​​​​​November 2020

From November 2-7th 16 TAG athletes competed in the first ever race simulation hosted by the Richmond Rapids Swim Club. Due to the restrictions and hardships many clubs within BC have faced due to COVID-19, this virtual race simulation was the best option for our athletes to still have the ability to race. While these times are unofficial, the accomplishments the athletes had over the course of this virtual meet, such as swimming faster then at the Winter 2020 Provincials, should still be celebrated to the fullest! 

Out of the 64 swims, 37 of them resulted in a best time making it over 50% best times from the TAG athletes. The super star’s though from this virtual meet are Lucas Jamias (15) and Max Zha (13) who achieved 100% best times in their 50 fly, 400 free, 100 back and 100 breast. 

Divisional Standards 
Akashvir Bhangu (15) - 50 fly 
Kirra Trites (14) - 50 fly 
Daniel Wang (13) - 50 fly 
Max Zha (13) - 50 fly 

Provincial Standards 
Kayah Apanowicz (14) - 100 breast 


Top 16 finishers 
Kayah Apanowicz (14) - 15th in the 400 free, 4th in the 50 fly and silver in the 100 breast 
Chloe Meredith Jensen (14) - 10th in the 100 back 
Eldon Shen (15) - 14th in the 100 back 
Kirra Trities (14) 6th in the 400 free 
Michael Yang (14) - 11th in the 50 fly 

LMR Championships East Results February 2020

On February 8-9th 18 DSSC athletes competed in LMR Championships East in Langley, BC. 5  Age Group Championship standards were achieved along with a multitude of best times. Joaquin Aranda, Grace Bruneau, Barry He, Parmroop Parmar, Arnav Sharma, Lucas Zhang, and Amrit Zhawar were some incredible athletes who achieved 100% best times over the weekend. The male athlete who achieved the most points over the weekend was Lucas Zhang with a total of 49 points. The female athlete of the meet was Grace Bruneau who achieved 3 Age Group time standards. 

The following athletes achieved Age Group Championship standards for their age division. Grace Bruneau (10) achieved her 10& under standards in the 200 free with a time of 2:48.36 and the 200 breast with a time of 3:38.54. Grace also achieved her 11-year-old standard in the 400 free with a time of 5:52.67. Amrit Zhawar achieved his 11-year-old time standard in the 100 breast with a time of 1:39.97. Yuvraj Rai achieved his 13-year-old time standard in the 400 free with a time of 4:58.84. 

Lucas Zhang, Micheal Yang, Parmroop Parmar, and Barry He finished third overall in the boys 15& under 200 medley relay. Yuvraj Rai, Lucas Jamias, Arnav Sharma and Martin Viloria finished sixth in the boys 13-14-year-old 200 medley relay.  Amrit Zhawar, Arthur Liu, Tiger Du, and Armaan Singh Lalii finished seventh in the boys 12& under 200 medley relay. 

The top 8 finishers were 

Joaquin Aranda (15) bronze in the 100 breast

Grace Bruneau (10) 4th in the 100 breast/50 free, bronze in the 200 breast, silver in the 100 free and gold in the 400 free/200 free 

Siddharth Krishna Mohan (15) silver in the 200 back 

Parmroop Parmar (15) bronze in the 200 breast 

Martin Klein Viloria (10) 8th in the 200 free, 4th in the 100 free and bronze in the 50 free 

Michael Yang (14) 8th in the 200 breast and 4th in the 200 IM

Lucas Zhang (14)  7th in the 100 back, silver in the 100 fly/100free and gold in the 200 IM/50 free

Amrit Zhawar (11) 8th in the 100 breast


Winskill LMR Results January 2020

From January 18-19th 36 DSSC athletes competed at the Winskill Dolphins LMR at Watermania located in Richmond, BC. At this swim meet 16 Age Group Championship standards were achieved along with numerous best times. Congratulations to all the athletes who competed over this weekend and showcased their DSSC pride! 

The following athletes attained their Age Group Championship time standards and are now eligible to compete in these events in Vancouver come February. For the girls, Grace Bruneau (10) achieved her 10 and under time in the 200 IM with a time of 3:30.69. Harleen Rai (11) achieved her 11 year old time in the 200 breast with a time of 3:27.53 and 400 IM with a time of 6:30.18. Noelle Evans (10) achieved her 11 year old time in the 200 breast with a time of 3:25.74. Isla Pike (10) achieved her 10 and under time in the 100 breast with a time of 1:42.65. Rebecca Stroke (11) achieved her 11 year old time in the 400 free with a time of 5:51.26. 

For the boys, Gurshaan Sangha (11) achieved his 11 and under time in the 100 free with a time of 1:13.88 and 400 free with a time of 5:52.57. Daniel Wang (12) achieved his 12 year old time in the 200 breastroke with a time of 3:15.00, the 400 IM with a time of 6:12.01, the 400 free with a time of 5:19.95 and the 200 back with a time of 2:43.93 . Manraj Johal, who celebrated his birthday over the weekend, achieved his 12 year old time in the 50 free with a time of 31.83. Max Zha (12) achieved his 12 year old time in the 100 back with a time of 1:19.30 and the 200 back with a time of 2:44.79. Max also achieved his 13 year old standard in the 400 IM with a time of 5:48.02. 

The top 8 finishers were: 

Gurman Atkar (11) 8th in the 200 back 

Jannat Bhangu (11) 5th in the 50 fly/400 IM, 4th in the 400 free/200 back, bronze in the 50 free and gold in the 800 free. 

Bobby Billing (11) 4th in the 50 back 

Tiger Du (9) 6th in the 100 free/200IM, 5th in the 50 free, bronze in the 100 fly, silver in the 50 fly and gold in the 200 breast. 

Noelle Evans (10) 8th in the 400 free, 7th in the 400 IM/100 breast/200 free, 6th in the 50 fly and gold in the 200 breast. 

Jatinder Grewal (11) bronze in the 20 back/100fly, silver in the 50 fly/400 IM, and gold in the 200 fly/400 free 

Barry He (13) 4th in the 400 free and bronze in the 50 free 

Lucas Jamias (14) 5th in the 200 IM, bronze in the 100 back and silver in the 200 IM/200 breast/200 fly 

Manraj Johal (12) 7th in the 100 fly, 4th in the 100 breast, bronze in the 200 fly/400 IM and gold in the 100 back/50 free 

Jonaas Landry (10) 7th in the 100 free and 5th in the 50 free

Arthur Liu (12) 6th in the 50 breast and bronze in the 50 back 

Jaya Mann (13) 5th in the 200 back 

Brady McBride (9) 5th in the 200 IM, 4th in the 100 back/100 free and gold in the 50 breast 

Chloe Meredith Jensen (14) 5th in the 200 free and gold in the 100 free 

Isla Pike (10) 7th in the 200 breast

Harleen Rai (11) bronze in the 400 IM and silver in the 200 breast/400 IM/200 back 

Yuvraj Rai (12) 8th in the 200 IM, 6th in the 100 breast, 5th in the 100free/200 breast, and silver in the 200 free

Gurshaan Sangha (11) 6th in 400 free/200 back, 4th in 50 fly, bronze in 100 free and silver in the 200 free 

Arnav Sharma (12) 8th in the 200 back, 6th in the 100 fly and gold in the 200 fly 

Charlotte Sibley (10) 4th in the 50 back 

Rebecca Stroke (11) 6th in the 100 back, 5th in the 400 free, 4th in the 400 IM, bronze in the 200 fly and silver in the 100 fly 

Martin Klein Viloria (10) 7th in the 50 breast/50 free 

Daniel Wang (12) 7th in the 100 fly, 4th in the 200 back, bronze in the 200 breast and silver in the 200 fly/400 IM/200 back 

Max Zha (12) 6th in the 100 free, 5th in the 100 back/200 back, silver in the 100 fly and gold in the 400 IM 

Amrit Zhawar (11) 8th in the 100 free, 7th in the 200 back and 4th in the 200 breast 


Spartan LMR Results December 2019

From December 7 to 8th 26 Delta Sungod Swim Club (DSSC) athletes attended the Spartan LMR in Chilliwack. The highlight swim of this weekend was Gurshaan Sangha from Developmental Age Group (DAG) who achieved his 12-year-old Age Group Championship qualifying standard in his 200 breastroke while also breaking the DSSC club record of 3:21.52 by eight seconds! Gurshaan Sangha is also currently third in Canada for 10-year-old boys for his 200 breastroke. 

“This meet was a huge success for our younger athletes with many of them achieving 100% best times!” says coach Sophie 

DSSC Age Group Championship qualifiers were: Noelle Evans (11) who achieved her 11-year-old time standard in her 200 IM and 10-year-old time standard in her 200 free. Isla Pike (10) achieved her 200 breast and Gurshaan Sangha (10) who achieved his 200 IM standard and 12-year-old standard in his 200 breast. These new standards allow the following three athletes to attend the BC Age Group Championships being held in Vancouver this upcoming February.  

Top 8 finishes were: 

Grace Bruneau (10) 9th in 200 free and 7th in 200 breast 

Jada Evans (15) 4th in 100 fly, 200 free, 50 free and silver in 200 fly 

Noelle Evans (10) 7th in 200 IM, 6th in 200 back, 5th in 100 free, 4th in 50 free,100 back and bronze in 200 free 

Siddharth Krishna Mohan (14) 7th in 200 back 

Parmroop Parmar (15) 8th in 200 IM,100 fly and 4th in 100 breast 

Isla Pike (10) 6th in 100 breast, 50 free and 5th in 200 breast 

Ramneet Sandu (14) 8th in 200 breast, 6th in 100 fly and 4th in 100 breast

Gurshaan Sangha (10) 8th in100 back, 6th in 200 free, 4th in 200 IM, bronze in 100 free and gold in 200 breast 

Pawaneet Sangha (15) 6th in 100 breast, 200 breast and 5th in 50 free 

Arnav Sharma (12) 7th in 100 fly 

Martin Klein Viloria (10) 5th in 50 free 

Michael Yang (14) 5th in 200 IM, 200 breast, 4th in 100 fly and silver in 200 fly 

Amrit Zhawar (11) 8th in 100 breast 

The Delta Sungod Swim Club will have a busy remaining December with a meet in Richmond and their holiday fun meet prior to winter break.  


DSSC Distance LMR Results December 2019

This past weekend DSSC held its annual Distance LMR with over 290 swimmers competing! This meet was an absolute success for the 33 DSSC athletes attending, especially for the DAG swimmers with 100% best times from the group!!! 

The coaches would also like to take this time to thank all of the amazing volunteers from this past weekend, without all of you our meet would not have been such a success.  

Club Records 

Marcus Hugo Viloria (13): 800 free (9:35.40) 

Top 8 finishes- 400 free 

Manraj Johal (11): 6th in 400 free 

Max Zha (12): 2nd in 400 free  

Joaquin Aranda (14): 4th in 400 free  

Siddharth Krishna Mohan (14): 5th 400 free  

Lucas Jamias (14): 6th in 400 free  

Vaani Grewal (13): 5th in 400 free  

Jada Evans (15): 1st in 400 free  

Sarveen Sangha (16): 2nd in 400 free 

Top 8 finishes - 800 free 

Jatinder Grewal (11): 3rd in 800 free  

Marcus Hugo Viloria (13): 3rd in 800 free  

Harleen Rai (11): 3rd in 800 free  

Jannat Bhangu (11): 8th in 800 free  

Kirra Trites (13): 1st in 800 free  

Kayah Apanowicz (13): 2nd in 800 free  

Chloe Meredith Jensen (13): 3rd in 800 free  

Jada Evans (15): 1st in 800 free 


SFU Gators LMR Results November 2019

From November 16-17th, 17 DSSC swimmers attended the SFU Gator LMR! Erin and Sophie were pleased with how the athletes performed this weekend. Both coaches would like to congratulate Gurman Atkar, Tiger Du, Brady McBride, Ameera Johal, Steven Li, Veerkesh Goolab, Charlotte Sibley, and Armaan Singh for participating in their first meet of the season! 

Club Records

Gurshaan Sangha (10): 50 free (33.38) and 100 breast (1:34.71) 

Time Standards 

Rebecca Soroke (10): 400 IM 

Top 8 finishes 

Joaquin Aranda (14): 8th 200 free, 7th 100 breast, 5th 200 IM 

Gurman Atkar (11): 7th 50 breast, 3rd 50 back 

Tiger Du (8): 6th 200 IM/50 free/100free, 5th 100 breast, 3rd 200 back, 2nd 50 breast 

Sammy Founda (11): 4th 50 breast, 2nd 50 fly 

Barry He(13): 8th 100 breast, 6th 100 free, 2nd 200/50 free 

Lucas Jamias (14): 3rd 200 IM 

Arther Liu (11): 8th 50 fly, 2nd 50 bk

Brady McBride (9): 5th 100 free, 4th 50 breast, 3rd 50 fly 

Parmroop Parmar (14) : 6th 50 breast/50 back, 5th 50 fly 

Gurshaan Sangha (10): 8th 200 IM, 7th 200 free/100bk, 6th 100 free, 4th 50 free, 1st 100 breast 

Armaan Singh (10): 8th 50 breast 

Rebecca Soroke (10): 3rd 400 IM, 2nd 50 breast/100fly/400 IM, 1st 200 fly/50 free 

Next up for our Athletes is our DSSC Distance meet on December 1st and the Spartan LMR!