2018 LEVEL GALAS IN SOUTH AFRICA

12 Swimmers from Matabeleland and 8 from Mashonaland are taking part in the Level 3 Championships being held at Hillcrest Swimming pool in Pretoria from Tuesday through to Friday.  Another 11 swimmers from Mashonaland and 8 from Matabeleland are taking part in the Level 2 Championships taking place at the Polokwane Municipal pool from the…

SA JUNIORS 2018 UPDATE

A good day to end what has been one of our better SA Juniors in recent years.  Another 3 medal haul today, Congratulations to Liam O Hara Gold for 200 breast, Josh Covill Silver for 200 breast and Bronze to Denilson Cyprianos who also broke a national record for the 200m backstroke.  The previous record…

SA JUNIOR 2018 UPDATE

A tough night in the pool for our finalists, but if you are only going to get one medal, let it be GOLD.  Well done to Donata Katai for her gold in the 50m Butterfly for girls aged 13 years.  Good luck for tomorrow.

CANA MALAWI 2018 UPDATE

Those of us who were not actually in Malawi have had a very tense morning!  Mid morning we lost our second position to Team South Africa but I am very pleased to announce that the swimmers fought back with every ounce of energy they could muster and we can proudly say we beat SA by…

SA JUNIOR 2018 UPDATES

A Great night for the 100m breaststrokers.  Liam O Hara of Falcon College swam his way to Gold in the 17/18 year old age group, Cory Werrett from CBC won bronze in the 13 year old age group and Josh Covill from St Johns a silver in the 12 year olds.  Graham Hoal also of…

CANA MALAWI 2018 UPDATES

A Great day in the pool with Team Zimbabwe maintaining their second position.  Loads of medals to report on too. Gold to Dylan 50 free, Saira in the 100 fly, and the Boys relay team.  Silvers for Saira in the 100 breast and the 50 free, Dylan for the 400 free and Paul Mwipikeni for…

SA JUNIOR CHAMPIONSHIPS 2018

Congratulations to all our swimmers who took the plunge today, we had 7 finalists – Denilson and Donata, Josh, Cory Liam and Ocean, and Paige.  Josh Covill came away with a silver medal for the 50m breast and Donata a bronze for the 100 backstroke.  Good luck for tomorrow.

 

 

 

 

 

2018 SA NATIONAL JUNIOR CHAMPIONSHIPS

For swimmers 18 and under in Southern Africa, the premier meet of the year happens in March.  This year the event is being held at Kings Park Aquatic Centre in Durban South Africa.  Team Zimbabwe consists of 17 swimmers, 9 from Matabeleland and 8 from Mashonaland and 10 boys and 7 girls.  Tonight the 400…

CANA MALAWI DAY 1

Cana Malawi is underway, the weather is good and the kids are enthusiastic.  Just over 200 swimmers have gathered for the event and the meet is running smoothly.  Team Zimbabwe are struggling to achieve individual medals but nevertheless we are still second in the points table behind Team Zambia.  Above is a pic of the…