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Canadian Olympic Trials Begin Sunday

May 26, 2000

The Canadian Olympic Swimming Trials begin on Sunday in Montreal. The 8 day competition will run through to June 4 at the Olympic Pool.

500 swimmers from 175 clubs will be involved in the competition which will determine Canada's Olympic and Paralympic Team. The swimmers will be vying for a total of 63 spots 36 for the Olympic team and 27 for the Paralympic team.

Swimnews will have coverage of the event from Montreal and will also be working with Swimming Canada to provide live radio coverage.

Former national team swimmer Stephen Clarke will join announcer Chris Wilson to bring listeners the live webcast of the competition finals each night. Find them right hear at Swimnews each night beginning with a pre-game show at 6:40 PM EST with the competition finals starting at 7:00 PM EST.