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 *****PAC MAKES ITS MARK!!*****

With the 2013-2014 Season now officially at a close, I am proud to announce that we have had a breakthrough season this year. We had no less than 41 Medalists between, the various National and regional championships held over the last month.

Brief Summary:

Level 3 National Championships:

4 PAC Swimmers competed, with all 4 making at least 1 final, and 3 out of the 4 winning medals.

Level 2 Regional Championships:

17 PAC Swimmers competed, with 16 of the 17 making finals, and 9 swimmers sharing a total of 28 Medals between them

Level 1 Regional Championships:

9 PAC Swimmers competed, with 3 of the 9 making finals, and 2 swimmers sharing a total of 8 medals.

Senior and Youth Nationals:

3 Swimmers Competed, with 1 Making a Semi-Final, and 1 Swimmer earning 2 Youth Nationals Medals.

Congratulations to everyone, you worked hard all season, and the results showed it!!!

Results available on the results page.

 *****PAC HAVE 3 NEW NTS CHAMPIONS*****


The 2013 NORTHERN TIGERS AGE GROUP SWIMMING CHAMPIONSHIPS were held from 6 - 10 December at Hillcrest. PAC swam to 9 gold, 7 silver and 16 bronze medals at the Championships. We had 27 Swimmers in Total Swimming the Championships, and attained 98% Personal Best Times and we had a total of 51 Individual swimmers in Finals.

Although I was extremely happy with everyone’s performances at champs, I would like to make the following special mentions:

 

  • Megan Hesse – Qualified for Senior Nationals for the first time. (50m Fly)(Youth – 100 Fly) - 1 Gold,                               2 Bronze.
  • Marise Nel – Qualified for Youth Champs, (100 & 200m Back & 100 Free) and also level 3. (Various)                           - 1 Silver
  • Joa van Niekerk – Qualified for Youth Champs, (200 Breast) and also level 3. (Various) - 3 Gold
  • Dian de Wet – Qualified for level 3. (Various) - 5 Gold, 3 Silver, 2 Bronze.
  • Emile van Heerden – Qualified for level 3. (100 Free)
  • Liam Hartig – Qualified for level 3. (200 Free)
  • Amy Stanford - 1 Bronze
  • Lara Van Niekerk - 2 Silver, 1 Bronze (10 Yrs old - swimming in the 11y Age group)
  • Casey Trollip - 1 Bronze (10 Yrs old - swimming in the 11y Age group)

Well done to those swimmers, and indeed everyone that swam at champs

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For those that don’t know:

·         Senior Nationals:              is the biggest and most prestigious gala swum in south Africa, and in Olympic                                          Years, also doubles up as our Olympic Trials.

·         Youth Champs:                 Second biggest competition level in SA, after Senior Nationals.

·         Level 3 Nationals:             Where level 2 is a regional competition, level 3 is a National gala, so                                                        swimmers participate to become national champions in their respective age                                              groups

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