Swimmers at the 2nd ASUM/NSC/MILO Mid and Long Distance Swimming Championship 2017 experienced their first pool testing at the newly renovated National Aquatic Centre, Kuala Lumpur Sports City when the meet was held there this weekend on 21-22 October, 2017 at Bukit Jalil.
The meet has attracted 262 athletes from 22 clubs nationwide.
IBSC with the biggest contingent of 78 swimmers was on the top of the table with 998 points after securing 36 gold, 21 silver and 16 bronze.
The top points earner was Wesley Kam who took home 5 gold and 1 silver and in the process accumulated 71 points. Wesley charted a new meet record in his 200m breast event.
Steve Khiew, 14, broke the most number of records with 5 new times under his belt as he amassed 5 gold.
As the meet is only into its second year, abundance of meet records were being renewed and created.
IBSC record breakers were :
Chelsea Lee, 12, 800m free 10:07.63 [MR2017: 10:16.06], 400m free 4:53.35 [MR2017 : 4:57.88]
Nurlatifa Zhara, 16, 400m free 4:54.56 [MR2017 : 4:55.92], 200m free 2:17.10 [MR2017 : 2:22.03]
Karla Lim, 15, 200m back 2:34.52 [MR2017 :2:45.10]
Steve Khiew, 14, 200m back 2:09.04 [MR2017 : 2:14.36], 200 IM 2:17.89 [MR2017 : 2:20.60], 400m free 4:13.00 [MR2017 : 4:24.93], 400 IM 4:50.65 [MR2017 : 4:53.76], 200m free 1:59.48 [MR2017 : 2:05.33]
Jackson Khiew. 16, 200IM 2:18.78 [MR2017 : 2:22.11], 200m breast 2:32.91 [MR2017 : 2:39.37]
Brandy Chew, 16, 200m back 2:17.17 [MR2017 :2:23.02]
Kevin Lim, 17, 200m fly 2:10.72 [MR2017 : 2:23.12]
Low Ken Ji, 15, 40 IM 4:59.60 [MR2017 : 5:41.08]
Boys Group 4, 4x200 free relay, 10:15.91 [MR2017 : 10:51.98]
(Teo Zun Jet, Nicholas Long, Jareick Cheong, Tobin Sia)
Boys Group 3, 4x200 free relay, 9:23.70 [MR2017 : 9:39.37]
(Wesley Kam, Daud Agam, Ng K-Yang, Whisky Chew)
Boys Group 2, 4x200 free relay, 8:43.49 [MR2017 : 8:51.66]
(Muhd Farhan Andi, Sharizan Shazali, Yap Min Shun, Steve Khiew)
Girls Group 3, 4x200 free relay, 9:56.03 [MR2017 : 9:59.10]
(Ng Zi Syuen, Teo Sze Hui, Anna Lau, Chelsea Lee)
Girls Group 1, 4x200 free relay, 10:42.86 [MR2017 : 11:26.44]
(Karla Lim, Pavinya, Liew Shue Yuen, Nurlatifa)
Group 3 Mixed Relay, 4x200 free relay, 9:19.12 [MR2017 : 9:33.73]
(Ng K-Yang, Ng Zi Syuen, Chelsea Lee, Wesley Kam)
Group 2 Mixed Relay, 4x200 free relay, 9:07.90 [MR2017 : 9:11.19]
(Muhd Farhan Andi, Nadirah Syazwin, Ashley Ting, Steve Khiew)
Group 1 Mixed Relay, 4x200 free relay, 9:31.72 [MR2017 : 9:51.95]
(Kevin Lim, Pavinya, Nurlatifa, Low Ken Ji)
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Congratulations to all winners. Many junior swimmers seized the chance to improve their PBs in the meet and most importantly is that they experienced the meet in a joyous and fruitful way.
Thanks to the coaches, team managers, chaperones and volunteers, the meet ended smoothly with many commendable performances. Keep up the good job team IBSC!
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