Kerr to swim in 50 metre backstroke finals this evening

first_imgUPDATE: According to a post on the Inconnu Swim Team’s Facebook group, Kerr’s 50m Backstroke final will be live-streamed on Swimming Canada’s website at 6:15 p.m. Pacific time here.CALGARY, A.B. – One of the senior members of the Inconnu Swim Team has advanced to the 50 metre backstroke final event this evening at the Canadian Age Group Nationals in Calgary after a blistering performance this morning.Skyeler Kerr swam the 2nd-best time in the preliminary event this morning, swimming the 50 metres in 27.50 seconds. He was only 0.13 seconds behind heat winner Chris Ruus of the West Vancouver Otters. This the second event this morning for Kerr, who also swam in the 100m freestyle heat. Sadly, Kerr was nudged out of qualifying by 0.23 seconds, coming in 10th place in the event.- Advertisement -Alex Hedges and Brittany Welsh were also competing in both of their second events of the swim meet this morning. Hedges finished 27th in the 100m freestyle, while Welsh finished the 50m backstroke in 28th.last_img read more

Go back to the enewsletter Guests at the newly enh

first_imgGo back to the enewsletterGuests at the newly enhanced Four Seasons Resort Nevis in the West Indies have even more reason to book one of the resort’s luxury accommodations with the addition of seven new suites and two new suite categories. As part of the recently completed enhancement project’s first phase, these new suites incorporate modern design elements with a timeless Caribbean feel, offering a spacious place to rest, relax and reconnect.After converting 14 guest rooms, the resort now boasts 24 completely redesigned suites across five new categories: Alexander Suites, Kalinago Suites, Chelanii Suites, Poinciana Suites and Indigo Suites. Named to tell the story of Nevis in different ways, these suites represent aspects of the island’s people, history, nature, wildlife and culture.Alexander SuitesNamed after Nevis’ most famous native son, these contemporary one-bedroom suites are ideal for entertaining with 164 square metres of interior living space. Guests can host family and friends for an intimate dinner or unwind outdoors with a nightcap while enjoying the Caribbean breeze and sweet sounds of Nevis from their expansive patios.Kalinago SuitesAs guests step from the private patio of their 82-square-metre suite directly onto the lawn and down to the sugar-soft sand of Pinney’s Beach, the fresh ocean breeze will envelop them as it did the indigenous Kalinago people of Nevis.Chelanii SuitesJust like the families of sea turtles that nest on Nevis’ shores, guests staying in these spacious suites will relax in complete splendour just steps from the turquoise waters that are sure to captivate them as they surrender to the unspoiled island of Nevis. These suites offer 111 square metres with a separate sitting area and one-and-a-half bathrooms.Poinciana SuitesLike its namesake, the beautiful royal poinciana trees that dot the property and are the national flower of St. Kitts and Nevis, these suites give an elevated perch over the sparkling, sun-kissed Caribbean Sea. Covering 66 square metres, they offer a private escape with a separate room and living space.Indigo SuitesStreaming with natural light and spacious surroundings, these suites provide an extra layer of privacy from the lush flora and fauna of Nevis that once produced an abundance of indigo dye, one of the island’s first cash crops. These suites also offer 66 square metres of interior space.Guests travelling to Nevis in April and May 2019 can enjoy 20% off their stay when booking at least seven days in advance. For reservations, use the chain code FS.Go back to the enewsletterlast_img read more