After a long day, 36 new personal best times were swum by Merrylands swimmers from 54 events at yesterday's Swimwest Open Short Course Meet at Sydney Olympic Park.

At the 10½hr meet, 9 out of 10 of the club's swimmers broke at least one of their times, with 4 swimmers achieving PBs in all of their events and 3 swimmers taking home medals.

Anthony Ventra finished the meet with 3 medals, finishing 1st in the 14yrs 50m Freestyle & 50m Breaststroke and 3rd in the 50m Backstroke. David Wang also finished 3rd in the 50m Backstroke, in the 15yrs age group, while Amber Johnson finished 2nd in the 15yrs 50m Backstroke.

Belinda Sloane, Chantel Teakle-Jones, Anthony and David all swam new personal best times in all of their events.
The following swimmers all swam at least one PB with some taking huge amounts off their times:
Ryan Bartolo
Ethan Burton
Tanya Cleland
Amber Johnson
Logan Woodcock

Congratulations to all our swimmers on their results at the meet. The full results with splits are available here.

Medal Tally

Gold 2
Silver 1
Bronze 2

See Also
  • 2008 Swimwest Short Course Qualifying Meet - Results