Month: June 2019

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TSS Aquatic Host Bond Uni

The 50M pool was a hive of activity last Saturday when TSS Aquatic played host to  swimmers from Bond University who  joined Liam’s  Squad for an inter club training and racing session. It was a unique training environment which provided some exciting  racing opportunities for swimmers from both Clubs.

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New Zealand World Trials Update

The New Zealand World Championship Trials are currently ongoing in Auckland, with Emma Robinson and Phoenix Douglas competing against New Zealands’ best swimmers, to date Emma has placed 1st in the women’s 1500m Freestyle, and Phoenix has placed 3rd in the men’s 800m Freestyle.

TSS Aquatic finished the 2nd half of the World Championship Trials the same way they started. Epitomising the TSS Aquatic mentality of persistence and determination, David Morgan swam a lifetime best time for the first time in 3 years in the men’s 100m butterfly to take joint 1st place. David is one of the most consistent trainers at TSS Aquatic and his desire to improve has been there every day in training, even through the tough personal best drought!
Cameron McEvoy finished 3rd in the men’s 100m Freestyle to secure a spot on the World Championships team in the men’s 4x100m Freestyle relay.

In summary, TSS Aquatic Swimmers finished the World Championship Trials with:

  • 22x Finals (Top-8)
  • 18x Top-5 Results
  • 1x 3rd Placing
  • 6x 2nd Placings
  • 3x 1st Placings

 

Over the next 6 weeks, 10 TSS Aquatic members will be competing on the international stage at multiple events these include:

4x Swimmers competing at the World University Games, Naples, Italy

  • Josh Parrish, McKinley 15; (400m, 800m, 1500m Free)
  • Grayson Bell, Walker 16; (50m Free, 50m, 100m Breast)
  • Alice Stuart, (100m, 200m Fly)
  • Moesha Johnson, (1500m Free)

6x Swimmers competing at the World Championships, Gwangju, South Korea:

  • Kiah Melverton, (400m, 800m, 1500m Free)
  • David Morgan,(100m, 200m Fly)
  • Kai Edwards, (10km, 25km Open Water)
  • Maddy Gough, (1500m Free)
  • Cameron McEvoy, (50m, 4x100m Free Relay)
  • Georgie-Leigh Vele (PnG) (100m Fly)

1x Coach to the World Championships, Gwangju, South Korea:

  • Chris Nesbit
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Number One Club on the Coast!

TSS Aquatic achieved some sensational results at the annual Swimming Gold Coast Awards last Sunday. We had 14 of our amazing Swimmers receive awards and our Club was awarded number one on the Gold Coast in addition to our Coaches taking out first place in the Coaching Award section. Well done team – amazing results!