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The Shelton Monroe Rapids swim team participated in the 2012 CSI Open Water Championship that was held at Lake Quassapaug in Middlebury on June 30.

The championship was a one-mile open-water swim, referred to as the “mad mile.”

It was held to honor Dave Parcells.

Reid Chavez, age 11, placed second overall in the 11/12 boys age category with a time of 23:14.

For the 13/14 boys, Michael Riina, age 13, placed second with a time of 22:06 and Jack Wise, age 14, placed sixth with a time of 23:28.

Sabrina Romansky, age 13, finished 18th overall for the 13/14 girls with a time of 25:26.

In the 15/16 year old age category, Kyle Barber, age 16, placed 11th overall with a time of 22:41.