Provincial Records fall to Jobin and Folk at the Alberta Age Group Championships


After two days of competition at the 2008 Alberta Age Group Championships, three provincial records have fallen.

Thomas Jobin of the Cascade Swim Clubhas set to marks breaking the 13-14 boys 200 butterfly record on day 1 going2:05.46 to break his own record. On day 2 he followed that up with the 13 &14 year old boys 200 freestyle record going 1:55.74 to shave 3/100 off theformer record set back in 2000 by University of Calgary Swim Club¹s Graeme Tozer (1:55.77).

The 1:55.74 for Jobin helps him retain his number 1 ranking in the country on the SNC Team Aquatic Supplies Power Rankings.

Also hitting the record books was Kyle Folk of theEdmonton Keyano Swim Club, broke a 19-year-old record in the 50 freestyle which was set back in 1989 by Keyano alumnus Bobby Milroy for the 10 & underboys going 29.96 to break the former record of 30.38. Folks time moves him up the TAS Power Rankings into second place.

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