2018 Brisbane Relay Championships
It was great to see so many swimmers represent the club at the Brisbane Relay Championships on Sunday. It’s always a fun day for the swimmers to compete for a team with their friends.
The team finished with 5 Gold 5 Silver and 5 Bronze medals compared with 0 Gold 1 Silver and 3 Bronze medals at the 2017 Championship. The club also placed in the top 10 on 41 occasions throughout the day. We are really pleased to see how many junior teams were placing in the Top 10 so a big well done to every team that competed on the day and also well done to Miki and Samuel who have been making some big improvements with the younger aged swimmers.
Gold medals on the day went to:
9/10yrs Girls in the 4x50m Freestyle relay and 4x50m Medley relay, swimmers in the medley were Bless Daly, Kaitlyn diFrancesco, Quinn Kemp and Mali Schwarz
12/under Girls 4x50m Freestyle relay of Hana Costello, Millie Warraker, Poppy Stephen and Laura Poon
16/under Girls in the 4x50m Freestyle of Nicole Sanders, Brittany Courtney, Tiffany Mackay and Jade Starr
16/under Boys 4x50m Medley of Angus Tudman, Lachlan Gilbert, Jacob Krayem and Ethan Wildin Murrihy
Silver medalists were:
Boys 14/under 4x50m Medley Relay of Thomas Connellan, Jed Manson, Harrison Turner and Luke Barbour
9/10 mixed medley relay of Bless Daly, Kaitlyn diFrancesco, Elfie Piper and Ronan Rowling
Boys 16/under 4x50m Freestyle relay of Ethan Wildin Murrihy, Jacob Krayem, Josh Tomlinson and Thomas Raymond
Mixed 16/under 4x50 medley relay and representing Nudgee were Ethan Wildin Murrihy, Lachlan Gilbert, Jade Starr and Brittany Courtney
12/under Girls 4x50m medley relay of Hana Costello, Millie Warraker, Poppy Stephen and Laura Poon.
Bronzes went to:
14yrs Mixed medley relay of Thomas Connellan, Abby Hanson, Harrison Turner and Elena Kearns
Boys 14yrs 4x50 Freestyle represented by Luke Barbour, Thomas Connellan, Harrison Turner and Jed Manson
16/under Girls 4x50m Medley relay which were Jade Starr, Tiffany Mackay, Jessica Mouatt and Brittany Courtney
Women’s 4x50m Medley relay which were Jade Starr, Tiffany Mackay, Jessica Mouatt and Brittany Courtney
Open Women in the 4x50m Freestyle of Nicole Sanders, Brittany Courtney, Tiffany Mackay and Jade Starr.
A massive well done to Ethan Easton, Joshua Neems, Sheldon vas-Dias and Lucas Tainui for knocking the most time off their entry time in the Boys 9/10yrs 4x50m Medley Relay!! They took a massive 39.46 seconds off their entry time so well done!
Well done to everyone involved! We're looking forward to Queensland States in 4 weeks!