Carifta Swimming Championships 2017 Day One Update
Payton Zelkin in Action
The XXXII Carifta Swimming Championships 2017 are underway at the Betty Kelly-Kenning Aquatic Centre in the Bahamas.
8 Medals Thus Far
Payton Zelkin captured the 11-12 Girls 200 LC Meter Breaststroke Silver Medal when she touched the wall in a time of 2:56.35, Elan Daley finished 5th clocking 3:04.34.
Sam Williamson won a Gold Medal competing in the 11-12 Boys 200 LC Meter Breaststroke with a time of 2:36.67 setting a new Bermuda record. Williamson broke his own record of 2:48.96, he set back on June 29th 2016 during the XXI Caribbean Islands Swimming Championships in Nassau, Bahamas.
Elan Daley won the 11-12 Girls 50 LC Meter Backstroke Gold Medal clocking 32.30, while Payton Zelkin captured her second Silver Medal of the day when she finished second clocking 32.82.
Madelyn Moore captured the 15-17 Girls 50 LC Meter Backstroke Silver Medal clocking a time of 30.64.
Logan Watson Brown finished 6th in the 13-14 Girls 50 LC Meter Backstroke with a time of 32.02.
Elan Daley has won the 11-12 Girls 100 LC Meter Butterfly Bronze Medal clocking 1:08.59
Jesse Washington won the Silver Medal competing in the 15-17 Boys 100 LC Meter Butterfly with a time of 56.82
Gold and a Carifta Record for the Bermuda 11-12 Girls 4x 100m Relay Team of Elan Daley, Jessica Bruton, Taylor White and Payton Zelkin clocking a time of 4:16.14.
Williamson finished 6th in the 11-12 Boys 100 LC Meter Butterfly clocking 1:07.73.
Brian Desmond finished 5th in the 13-14 Boys 1500 LC Meter Freestyle with a time of 17:44.79, while Evan farrow finished 8th in the 15-17 Boys 1500 LC Meter Freestyle clocking 17:32.55.
Skyler Powell finished 5th in the 13-14 Girls 800 LC Meter Freestyle clocking a time of 9:46.70.