Four members of the Langley Olympians Swim Club were as good as gold at the B.C. AAA short course (25metre pool) championships in Victoria last weekend.
More than 50 clubs and 700 swimmers attended the meet, and LOSC came in seventh in a hard-fought team race.
The Olympians have been second a few times over the years, behind the large associations of Island Swimming and UBC.
This year, the Langley swimmers earned a number of places in the finals and came away with a large haul of medals, along with meet and club records.
LOSC medal winners were as follows:
. Josh Kim, 11: 100m, 200m, and 400m freestyle, 100m breaststroke, and 200m and 400m IM
. Hillary Metcalfe, 14: 100m and 200m breaststroke, 200m and 400m IM
. Ellen Lansing 11: 100m and 200m backstroke
. Robyn Nakano, 13: 100m and 200m fly
. Hillary Metcalfe, 14: 200m and 800m freestyle
. Josh Kim, 11: 200m breaststroke
. Renae Ledoux, 13: 100m breaststroke
. Brayden Kells 11: 200m IM, 100m and 200m breaststroke
. Martha Metcalfe, 16: 800m freestyle
. Chelsea Borrowdale, 13: 200m breaststroke
. Justin Schramm, 15: 400m freestyle and 200m fly
. Ellen Lansing, 11: 800m freestyle and 400m IM
Olympians setting B.C. meet records included Ellen Lansing in the 100m backstroke (1: 12.37) and Hillary Metcalfe in the 100m breaststroke (1: 11.46).
Hillary Metcalfe set club records in the 13-14 girls 100m breaststroke (1: 11.46), 200m freestyle (2: 06.14), 800m freestyle (9: 05.53), and 200m IM (2: 18.60).
The Olympians' 13-14 girls 4x100m freestyle relay team Hillary Metcalfe, Robyn Nakano, Alysse Franklin, and Chelsea Borrowdale set a club record in a team time of 4: 10.73.
One-hundred per cent best times were achieved by 13-year-old Olympians Bennett MacDonald and Kelley MacDonald, as well as Josh Kim, 11.
The Olympians include Siobhan Board, Chelsea Borrowdale, Mackenzie Dong, Kennedy Douglas, Josie Field, Alysse Franklin, Josh Franklin, Lisa Grier, Karl Hallquist, Bailey Herbert, Brayden Kells, Josh Kim, Ellen Lansing, Renae Ledoux, James Lee, Bennett MacDonald, Kelley MacDonald, Michael MacDonald, Avery Martin, Hillary Metcalfe, Martha Metcalfe, Brandon Miller, Ryan Moloney, Robyn Nakano, Justin Schramm, Pearl Schramm, and Gabby Szalkai.
Olympians registration is ongoing. Call 604-532-5257 or visit www.langleyolympians.com for more details.