Youth Brigade impress as freestylers make their mark.
New Zealand has qualified a men’s freestyle relay team for the world championships after all four went under the 50 second barrier to highlight the final night of the New Zealand Open Championships in Auckland.
The championships, that attracted 230 swimmers from 43 clubs, doubled as the trials for the world championships, Youth Commonwealth Games and the World University Games.
Day 5 Highlights
Young swimming talent impress at NZ Age Group Championships
New Zealand’s young swimming talent is in a healthy state according to former Commonwealth Games and World Championship medallist, Gary Hurring.
Hurring, the out-going high performance athlete development coach for Swimming New Zealand, has been impressed with the performances at the New Zealand Age Championships that finished in Wellington tonight.