Four NCAP swimmers competed at the 2017 USA Swimming Open Water National Championships. Andrew Gemmell finished 2nd in the 5K on Sunday with a time of 57:26.08. Gemmell will represent the United States at the 2017 Fina World Championships in Budapest, Hungary this summer. This will be Gemmell’s 4th appearance on a World Championship Team. Gemmell also went 1:58:38.828 in 10K on Saturday and finished 4th.
Isabella Rongione qualified for the 2017-2018 USA Swimming Open Water National Junior Team in the 10K. Her time of 2:07:23.119 was good enough for 13th overall and 2nd among 18&under swimmers. Rongione finished 14th in the 5K with a time of 1:02:22.83.
Victoria McCullough and Chase Travis also competed for NCAP. McCullough was 38th in the 10K (2:24:32.796) and 44th in the 5K (1:06:27.94 ). Travis finished 22nd in the 10K (2:11:54.586) and 23rd in the 5K (1:04:35.24).