Swimmers shine at 2019 Auckland Champs

By March 14, 2019Sports News

Auckland Age Group Championships medallists pictured above are (at back from left to right): Bowen Crawford, Bede Aitu, Michael Chapman, Amber George. At middle: Edie Ancell, Vasilina Shipilova, Brearna Crawford, Ella Speight. At front: Isla Marsh, Hunter Dobson, Lucy Woodall.

MAGS swimmers achieved outstanding results at the Auckland Age Group Championships held at West Wave Aquatic Centre last weekend.
Talented MAGS student Brearna Crawford was outstanding in her nine-Gold medal haul. Brearna rewrote the record book and broke five Auckland 16yrs Girls records, two of which had stood for 27 years. Brearna swam under the World Junior Championship Qualifying time in the 200m Breaststroke.
Auckland Age Group Champions from the MAGS Aquatic Academy program are as follows: Hunter Dobson, Lucy Woodall, Bowen Crawford, Edie Ancell, Vasilina Shipilova, Lara Grozev and Brearna Crawford.
The swimmers will now prepare for the Champion of Champions and NZ Age Group Championships in five weeks.


Medal Results


Brearna Crawford16yrs9 Gold 200 IM *50 Fly

*100 Fly 50 Fr 400 IM *50 Br  *#200 Br 50m Bk
*100 Br

*5 Auckland Records

#1x World Jr Champions

Hunter Dobson13yrs2 Gold 100 200 Bk

1 Silver 50 Bk

Lucy Woodall15yrs1 Gold 200 IM

1 Silver 100m Br

1 Bronze 50 Bk

Vasilina Shipilova17yrs+3 Gold 200 IM 400 IM 200 Br

1 Bronze 200 Bk

Edie Ancell14yrs1 Gold 50 Fr

1 Silver 100 Fr

Bowen Crawford14yrs1 Gold Bowen Crawford

1 Bronze 200 Br

Lara Grozev14yrs1 Gold 400 IM

2 Bronze 200 IM 100 Bk

Bede Aitu17yrs+3 Bronze 200 Bk 100 Bk 50 BkCCY
Isla Marsh14yrs1 Silver 200 FlyCCY
Ella Speight17yrs+1 Bronze 100m FlyCCY
Michael Chapman15yr1 Silver 50m FlyMTE