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Beverly Wright

The Paris 2024 Olympic Games HKG Invitational Trial I (Long Course)was held on 11th /12th May in the HKSI Swimming Pool. HWI-SCA sent a group of our senior Elite Swimmers to race at this meet; they all performed very well. This meet had heats in the mornings and those qualified for finals raced in the afternoon. Special congratulations to Haughey Siobhan who broke the 800m Freestyle Hong Kong Record! Special congratulations to the following Medalists Haughey Siobhan 800m Freestyle �� Sin Chin Ting Keith 1500m Freestyle �� 800m Freestyle ��...

Beverly Wright

HKGSA OPEN WATER SWIMMING COMPETITION (part 1) SUNDAY 5TH MAY 2024 TAI MEI TUK, TAI PO On SUNDAY 5th May both a 3.3km and a 10km race took place, with 2 HWI-SCAA swimmers taking part: Keith Sin in the mens 10km race and Harry Ko (16yrs) taking part. Both had great results in this very demanding event Sin Chin Ting Keith Men 14 Age or over 10km Open Water 1st place �� Ko Harry Hing Men 13 Age or above 3.3km Open Water 8th place Well Done to both swimmers!!

Beverly Wright

DIVISION 2 (part 1 Long Course) SATURDAY 27TH APRIL TAI WAN SHAN SWIMMING POOL Report from Coach Chui For this first Long Course Division 2 Meet of 2024, HWI-SCA sent quite a number of swimmers to race. Everyone swam very well, even though the competition was a very long day, from 9 am to 7:30 pm! Special congratulations to the following Medalists Lai Gabriella 50m Butterfly �� Ethan Muller 50m Butterfly �� Lu Chang 200m Backstroke �� Ho Lok Yee Grace 50m Butterfly �� Ma Tsz Kiu 100m Breaststroke ��...

Beverly Wright

59th MILO / MAS Malaysia Invitational Age Group Swimming Championships 2024 (25th - 28th April 2024) Report from Coach Chui HWI-SCAA Performance Squad youth swimmer Sarah Courtney (10yrs) travelled to Malaysia to represent Hong Kong China as part of a National Age Group Swimming Team. Sarah had great Results: Girls 11 under Age Group 50m Butterfly 35”05 �� Personal Best 100m Backstroke 1’20”50 �� 50m Backstroke 36”98 6th Well Done Sarah! Keep working hard and strive for greater goals

Beverly Wright

GOOD LUCK FROM HWI to Performance Squad Youth Swimmer Sarah Courtney Sarah (10yrs) departed today with the Hong Kong China Swimming Team on way to compete in the 59th MILO / MAS Malaysia Invitational Age Group Swimming Championships 2024 (25th - 28th April 2024) Sarah will race in 3 events representing the Hong Kong China team: 25/4 Thursday 50m Butterfly 26/4 Friday 50m Backstroke 27/4 Saturday 100m Backstroke All the HWI coaches and team-mates hope Sarah enjoys her first international competition and wish her GOOD RESULTS! Coach Chui was at...

Beverly Wright

REPORT - Sprint Meet Saturday 20th and Breaststroke Camp 1 Sunday 21st April SPRINT MEET: A good turnout led to another succesful sprint meet on Saturday at West Island school - WELL DONE to all the swimmers who took part. Results have been sent and are posted on the Teamunify results (under NEWS tab) , and also imported into our Team manager system - this is a very useful tool for coaches to be able to select swimmers for HKGSA competitions. A HUGE THANKYOU once again to the parents (very...

Beverly Wright

The 2024 National Long Course Swimming Trial –(67th Festival of Sport )was held at the Hong Kong Sports Institute Swimming Pool this weekend 13-14 April 2024 30 Elite HWI- SCAA swimmers competed in this meet; with everyone performing very well Special congratulations to the following Medalists Wong Yik Yan Sean 400m IM �� 200m IM �� Lee Giselle Jacinda Jia Hui 1500m Freestyle �� Luk Arnold Bingtse 50m Breaststroke �� Sin Chin Ting Keith 1500m Freestyle �� Whittington Ryan Michael 200m Backstroke �� The following are the finalists and their...

Beverly Wright

Congratulations go to SCA swimmer and HWI alumni Siobhan Haughey on winning 100 m Freestyle in a strong 52.71 at the TYR Pro Series in San Antonio US. Great Inspiration for our Performance swimmers competing in the Festival of Sport this weekend - and we wish GOOD LUCK to all of you! Link here to Siobhans race: https://photos.app.goo.gl/SgAbt63qQvochnfY8 Adam Chillingworth unfortunately got disqualified in his 100 m breaststroke heat for a false start. We are looking forward to seeing Siobhan, Adam and Ian Ho race in a number of events...

Beverly Wright

The CASA (Chinese Amateur Swimming Asscn ) Annual Awards Ceremony was held on Friday 6th April. The HWI-SCAA was awarded multiple overall awards and individual awards for achievements at the CASA Championships of 2023 Overall Awards 2023 CASA Long Course Championship Boys+Girls Champion Boys A Champion Girls A Champion Boys B Runners-up Girls B Runners-up 2023 CASA Short Course Championship Boys+Girls Champion Boys A Champion Girls A Champion Girls C Champion Girls B Runners-up INDIVIDUAL AWARDS Lee Jia Jun Jody George 2023 CASA Long Course Championship High Points swimmer 2023...

Beverly Wright

HWI SPRINT MEET 23RD MARCH 2024 WEST ISLAND SCHOOL Another successful Sprint Meet was held at West Island school on Saturday, giving squad swimmers the chance to practice racing skills. Each age group had the chance to compete in 50m race of each stroke and try to improve or gain their personal best times. Well done to all the swimmers! Swimmers of 11yrs and under were rewarded with a new swim bag kindly donated by Arena, and all swimmers received Arena discount coupons! Thankyou Arena! A big THANKYOU as always...