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The 9th age group swimming meeting

10-11-2012



9th age group NEWS

The 9th age group swimming meeting organised by the ASA was held on Saturday 3rd November.  The weather was perfect for a meet which featured a record number of 275 swimmers. A big well done goes to all clubs who are putting all their effort to promote swimming and this seems to be working as the number of swimmers in the last years increased exponentially. 
 
Our club was represented by 36 swimmers which in total took part in 103 races.  5 Sliema swimmers made their competitive debut and their performance reflected their enthusiasm and eagerness to learn and improve.  Eight local clubs took part:

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Exiles SC;
Ispire swimming club;
Marsaxlokk ASC; 
Neptunes WPSC; 
Sirens ASC;
Sliema ASC;
SW Elite; and 
VIS Swim Club. 
 
Two foreign clubs who were in Malta for a training camp also took part: 
 
Cooper Swim Club; and 
Habs Swim Club. 
 
Besides a good number of personal bests, our swimmers managed to make it 31 times on the podium.  In fact, we had 11 Gold finishes, 9 Silvers and 11 Bronze finishes.

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The next Time trial will be held on Saturday 24th November.
 
The following are the Sliema Swimmers who took part in the races:
 
Agius Rachael,
Attard Ryan,
Azzopardi Paula,
Azzopardi Samuel, 
Barbara Kyle, 
Boffa Jacques, 
Cachia Benji,
Cachia Louise,
Calleja Jordan,
Camenzuli Andrew,
Camilleri Sean, 
Ciantar Dean,
Engerer Carla, 
Fenech David, 
Fenech Lisa, 
Galea Daniel, 
Galea Jeffrey, 
Galea Lisa, 
Galea Matthew, 
Galea Nicholas,
Galea Stephen,
Gerada Charles,
Grech Alec,
Gulia Martina,
Mallia Simon, 
McGonigle Alex,
Micallef Kylie, 
Micallef Matthew,
Millo Letizia,
Morris Jody,
Muscat Brenda, 
Pawley Ethan, 
Satariano Leah, 
Turnbull Alex, 
Vella Jean Paul, 
Wearing Thomas