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Sunday, March 12 - Pat Powers wins Trophy for being the fastest female swimmer in the distance events at the 2016 IGLA Championships.

The William R. (Rick) Meier-Windes Memorial Distance Swimming Award was established jointly in 2004 by the San Francisco Tsunami Aquatics and IGLA in order to recognize the overall best male and female distance swimmers in the three longest freestyle events offered at each IGLA Championship meet. This distinctive award features an “official’s bell” that is used to signal the last lap of a distance race at a swimming competition. It is engraved with the winner’s name, the year presented, as well as the name of the award.

Sunday, March 6 - Grunions attend Cal Tech Pentathlon

A gaggle of Grunions attended the Cal Tech Pentathlon swimming a 50 of each stroke and a 100 IM. Even with the cold temperatures and slight rain we huddled together for warmth and encouragement. While all the Grunions had a great swims a special congratulations goes out to Rachel Jiang who had personal bests in her 50 Fly (shaving 2 seconds off her best time) and 50 Breast (1 second faster than her best).

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