Thanks to Meet Director Tim
Brockway, all of the meet committee members (Dave Robinson
and Farol Tomson coordinating), and so many other GERM
swimmers who stepped up to handle all of the volunteer jobs
needed to make this meet a huge success.
We got many, many compliments from visiting swimmers, and
there were a lot of very fast swims by our team and others.
A record number of relays -- 40 -- were entered in the
meet this year by 7 of the larger teams.
22 Too Many was happy participate in our meet again, and
appreciates all of the swimmers who donated medals and
ribbons to families in memory of their veterans.
In addition, thanks to two swimmers who went above and
beyond by "volunteering" to swim extra relays at the last
minute: Harold Katz and Scott Golden.
New team records in individual events were set by Danielle Schuller (W18-24)
in the 50m free, 50 and 100m breast, and 100m IM; Ashley Sippel (W25-29)
50 and 200m free and 100m IM; Leah Heil (W30-34) 50m fly; Dorota Hassett (W35-39)
100m IM; Chris Noonan-Sturm (W55-59) 50m free; Jeanne Lappin (W60-64)
400m free, 200m back, 50m fly, 100m IM; DeniseBanjavic (W65-69)
100m back and 50m breast; Kempsey Clark (M25-29) 400m
free; Steven Krempasky (M25-29) 100m breast;Jeffrey Jarczynski (M35-39) 50
and 100m breast; Gustavo Sandi (M40-44) 100 and 200m
breast; Anthony Higgins (M45-49) all three backstrokes; John
Landry (M50-54) 100m breast; and Rick Farrell (M65-69) 400m
New team records in relay events were set by:
W100-119 200m free: Schuller, Ivy Huang, Heil, Sippel
X120-159 200m medley: Higgins, Jarczynski, Sippel, Schuller
X120-159 800m free: Lisa Chin, Bryan Main, Heil, Harold Katz
X200-239 200m free: Scott Golden, Denise Dombay, Amy
M240-279 800m free: James Hillman, John Abbott, Rick
Farrell, Tim Miller
M280-319 200m free: Abbott, David Robinson, Hillman,
A ton of new meet records were set by a number of very fast
Finally, GERM finished first out of 31 teams participating.
Photos courtesy of Farol Tomson, Sr - Thank You!
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