Young Swimmers bring medals and experiences from Grand Final at Bukit Jalil
DSA Swim Club finished in the Top 3 falling short of their position last year by just 2 points as Runners Up NSC/Milo/Sport Excel Junior Swimming Circuit – Grand Final held at Bukit Jalil, on 11-12 August, 2018. DSAS Swim Club also did well at the Meet finishing in the Top 8 with a small team of just 17 swimmers.
Among the winners from DSA Swim Club, young Chong Xin Lin blazed through her events in the Girls 10 yrs Group 4 and under, winning an incredible 6 Golds and getting the coveted Best Girl Award of the Group. Darren Lew Chen Jet brought in another Gold in the Boys 13-14 yrs Group 2. Other winners from DSA Swim Club include Georgene Wee Ee Jern with 3 Sliver, Samantha Yong Scanlan with 2 Silvers and Yap Yong Jie, Nathaniel Inn Tsin Qian, Eyna Arissa Binti Emil Rinaldi with more Silvers and Bronzes adding to the total tally. DSAS Swim Club swimmers Lew Zhi Tong and Adam Jeffery Dillon added 2 Silvers while Lew Yan Zheng and Lew Yan Chuan added 3 Bronzes to the DSAS Swim Club medal tally. Excellent performances were displayed by budding Lew Yan Chuan, Samantha Yong, Lew Yan Zheng and Austin Gan Ee Kye who qualified for the finals for the first time. We will surely be hearing more about their performances in the Meets and years to come.
A big round of thanks and applause to the strengths provided by the parents to make their swimmers give their best and also the guidance by the DSA Coaches in showing the youngsters the path to improved performance. The young swimmers must now prepare for the biggest Meet of the year coming up in 2months time, the President Cup which follows a couple of Meets coming up.
The detailed Medals Tally of the Team was as follows: