Zimbabwean swimmers have started their campaign at the South African National Junior Championship on a bright note.

The South African National Junior Championship is an elite swimming competition for swimmers within South Africa with invites sent to Harare Swimmers with qualifying times

Yesterday afternoon one of our swimmers Anje van As participated in the 400m freestyle and recorded a new personal best of 05.07.39. Her previous record in the 400m freestyle was 05.17.06.

Harare Swimming Amateur is being represented by 9 swimmers and this is the first time the team is taking part in the SANJ Tour as the newly formed Harare Province. The team is being captained by Tanatsirwa Chitsurura and Wisdom Shumba.

Kingspark Pool in Durban is hosting the championships concurrently with the South African Senior Swimmers Championship where Olympic Time trials are being used.

Also, read Donata Katai, Paige Van Der Westhuizen, and Liam O’Hara for the Olympic Swimming trials

Hopes are high for more personal bests and even podium finishes.


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