GUADELOUPE: Always at the top! The Carib Swim Team has once again distinguished itself during the 2nd Regional Meeting of Guadeloupe organized on March 5th and 6th at the inter communal pool of Abymes (50 meters pool). In total, thirty-seven medals were won!
Thirteen representatives of the “Carib Swim Team” club took part in the Meeting gathering the best hopes of swimming in the Caribbean.
Aurélie Désir, only 11 years old, will keep a special memory of her trip to Guadeloupe. The young swimmer of the “Carib Swim Team” had the opportunity to participate in her first international competition. An experience that will certainly be beneficial for her upcoming events!
On his side, Quentin Guyenot (14 yearsold) achieved new BB standard times.
Simon Creusot (11 years old) confirmed his potential by finishing 1st in his category after five races. A nod also to Simon’s sister Louise who improved all her performances during a weekend. Congratulations to the Creusot family!
Congratulations also to Saphir Thomas (13 yearsold) whorecentlyjoined the Carib Swim Team and took 1st place in the 12-19 yearsoldcategory in the 200, 400, and 800 crawls.
Finally, Matias Piazza (14 years old) and Joey Schvartz-Arnaud (12 years old) achieved AAA level performances with Joey, a qualifying time in the 400 medley for the French Championships which will take place this summer in Pau!
The Regional Meeting of Guadeloupe was the last opportunity for the swimmers to get their ticket to the Caribbean Games (CARIFTA Games) which will take place next month in Barbados.
Saint-Martin French part will be represented by Matias, Joey, Saphir, and Sasha Gibbs who, together, will proudly wear the colors of the island in Barbados.