Two Wollumbin High students competed at the CHS State swimming championships in Sydney which were held over three days. (April 6th – 8th).
Fiona Stanley (15yrs) swam in 9 individual events at the championships, qualifying for the finals in five events. Highlights of Fiona¿s swims included placing 5th in her age in the state (out of 33 that contested) in the 100m Freestyle with just over a second separating the places from first to 5th,, placing 10th in the 100m Backstroke and 8th in the 50m freestyle. Good performances were made in her longer events such as 400 freestyle and 400 Individual Medley in a combined age group event.
Alec O¿Brien attended on the 8th of April to compete in the 17yrs 200m Individual Medley. Alec swam an impressive 2 second PB to place 21st in his event.
Congratulations to both swimmers on great performances at state championships.