Twenty-two CRUZers participated in the One Hour National Championship Swim and the results are now available. Let's all congratulate these CRUZers for their excellent finishes! Just participating makes you a champion!
Please note that we have two National Champions on our team:
As well, the relay team of Tesla Profumo, Coach Rainey Graeven, and Cyndy Hertzer won the 25-29 age group national championship with a total yardage of 14,260 yards: Cyndy: 4700 yards, Rainey: 4705 yards, Tesla: 4,855 yards. (For short course relays, the team swims in the youngest person's age group).
TOTAL CRUZ YARDAGE: 80,425
TEAM AVERAGE: 3,656
Below are all CRUZ results from the One Hour National Championship.
Finish places are for the whole nation.
Coach Rainey Graeven: 25-29 age group / 8th place / 4,705 yards
Veronica Flanagan: 35-39 age group / 34th place / 4,010
Marta Bechhofefer: 45-49 age group / 43rd place / 4,125
Cyndy Hertzer: 45-49 age group / 6th place / 4,700
Kimberly Lau: 45-49 age group / 23rd place / 4,325
Bridget Lyons: 45-49 age group / 27th place / 4,270
Crystal Obregon: 45-49 age group / 113th place / 3,345
Ann Cardoza: 50-54 age group / 33rd place / 4,190
Adriane Steinacker: 50-54 age group / 144th place / 3,075
Leslie French-Baxter: 55-59 age group / 138th place / 3,045
Yuko Hook: 55-59 age group / 172nd place / 2,565
Yuko Hook: 60-64 age group / 101st place / 2,550
Janice Sollom-Brotherton: 60-64 age group / 83rd place / 2,845
Alida Canale: 70-74 age group / 19th place / 2,955
TOTAL FOR WOMEN: 50,705 yards
Dave DeCosse: 50-54 age group / 16th place / 4,640 yards
John Parker: 50-54 age group: / 30th place: / 4,490
Chris Tainty: 55-59 age group: / 1st place: / 4,985
Rick Risso: 55-59 age group: / 31st place: / 4,320
Coach Joel: 65-69 age group: / 5th place: / 4,525
Scot Kendall: 65-69 age group: / 31st place: / 3,805
Eric Nelson: 75-79 age group: / 8th place: / 2,955
TOTAL FOR MEN: 29,720 yards