It's been a long, tough few weeks of racing in Adelaide that saw our top swimmers competing at the Hancock Prospecting Australian Swimming Championships from 7-12 April, followed by the Hancock Prospecting Australian Age Championships from 15 to 22 April.
By Sonia Johnson 23 April 2019
A wrap up of results are below:
These Championships are a national event used as a selection event for the World University Games in Naples, World Junior Championships in Budapest, World Para Swimming Championships & the road to Tokyo 2020. Qualifying to compete were Clare, Olivia, Imy, Lewis, William, Myles, Andrew & Jack. Results were as follows:
Our men's relay team also did exceptionally well picking up a Bronze in the men's open 4x100m Free relay:
Jack Edie, Andrew Newling, Myles Bailey & Lewis Blackburn - Bronze in the men's open 4x100m Free relay
Lewis Blackburn/Andrew Newling/Myles Bailey/Jack Edie - 5th in the men's 4x100m medley relay
Eli, Gabi, Chloe S & Chloe M all qualified to race from 15-22 April at the Hancock Prospecting Australian Age Championships in Adelaide, accompanied by Assistant Head Coach Leanne Thompson. Results were as follows:
Eli, Chloe S, Gabi & Chloe M held their ranking of 21st in the nation in the 14-16yrs 4x100m Medley Relay. Well done girls!
A big thank you to Mitch and Leanne for supporting our swimmers at the meets and for those parents that also made the trip to cheer our teams on in the pool.