Canadian Synchronized Swimming Qualifier Championships will be held March 12-15 at the Complexe sportif Claude-Robillard in Montreal
Montreal, March 11, 2014 – Over 670 synchronized swimmers, coaches and judges from across Canada will be at the Complexe sportif Claude-Robillard (1000, avenue Émile-Journault), March 12-15, for Synchro Canada’s 2014 Canadian Qualifier Championships.
The 504 athletes, a record in Synchro Canada’s history, will represent 41 clubs from eleven Canadian provinces during this competition hosted by Synchro Québec under the leadership of Synchro Canada.
Synchronized swimmers of the 13-15, junior and senior age groups will be accompanied by 134 coaches and will perform in front of 35 judges.
Toward the 2014 Canadian Open and Espoir Championships
As its title says, the Canadian Qualifier Championships are the opportunity for athletes of the junior and senior age group to earn a ticket to the Canadian Open Championships, which will be held April 30-May 4 in Saskatoon, SK. For the athletes of the 13-15 age group, they will look to qualify through the Canadian Espoir Championships, held June 4-8 in Kamloops, B.C.
The athletes will then aim for a spot on Synchro Canada’s 2014 junior and 13-15 National Teams. Selection process will be held during and after the Canadian Open and Espoir Championships.
Schedule and results for the 2014 Canadian Qualifier Championships are available on-line at www.synchro.ca.
About Synchro Canada
Synchro Canada is the national organization governing synchronized swimming in Canada. It represents 10 provincial associations, a territorial association, as well as some 150 clubs and 12,000 members across Canada. A member of FINA, the world’s governing aquatic sports organization, Synchro Canada promotes the quest for excellence by developing the athletes, citizens and ambassadors of the sport of synchronized swimming at every level.
Synchro Canada would like to thank its sponsors:
Program partners: Sport Canada, Own The Podium, the Institut national du sport du Québec
Official Aquatic Supplier: Speedo Canada
Official make up: MAKE UP FOR EVER
Official suppliers: Knox Gelatine, AdUp, National Car Rental
Official hotel: Hilton Hotels Canada
For further information, visit Synchro Canada’s Website at www.synchro.ca or follow Synchro Canada on Twitter, Facebook and YouTube.
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