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42 Records Fall

The 2014 BSP Short Course Age Nationals saw 42 national swimming records fall at the Damodar City Aquatic Centre in Suva. National rep Rosemarie Rova dominated for Nadi Barracudas with
27 Oct 2014 11:41
42 Records Fall
The Commander Republic of Fiji Military Force, Rear Admiral Viliame Naupoto.

The 2014 BSP Short Course Age Nationals saw 42 national swimming records fall at the Damodar City Aquatic Centre in Suva.

National rep Rosemarie Rova dominated for Nadi Barracudas with seven new records in the 50 metres freestyle, 200 metres freestyle, 800m freestyle, 100m butterfly, 200m butterfly, 100m medley and 400m medley. Tritons’ Kaiya Soro followed Rova with three records of her own in the 50m, 100m and 200m backstroke.

Adi Kinisimere Naivalu of Finis Race Club Fiji took top honours in the Under-15-16 grade with four records in the 100m freestyle, 200m backstroke, 50m butterfly and 100m butterfly.

2014 Nanjing Youth Olympics ambassador Matelita Buadromo ruled the U17 and Over grade with four records to her name in the 800m freestyle, 1500m freestyle, 200m breaststroke and 400m medley.

James Kado of Dolphins and Aiden Lobendahn of Stingrays topped the men’s U10 with Kado bagging two records in the 50m freestyle and 100m medley while Lobendahn set two new records in the 50m and 100m breaststroke.

Tritons prodigy Temafa Yalimaiwai dominated the Men’s U11-12 grade breaking his own records in the 100m and 400m freestyle, 100m breaststroke, 50m and 100m butterfly while Barracudas’ Taichi Vakasama set three new records in U15-16 grade 1500m freestyle, 200m breaststroke and 400m medley.

National rep Meli Malani and his Dolphins teammate Douglas Miller set three records each in the U17 and over grade with Malani topping the 50m breast stroke, 50m and 100m freestyle while Miller took the 100m medley, 100m and 200m breastrtroke.

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