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Posted on 5 March, 2018 in Community

NSW Country Swimming Championships

By Dower Natalie

Great results from our Mingara Aquatics team

24 swimmers represented Mingara at the NSW Country Swimming championships over the weekend. Our swimmers had an amazing meet swimming way above expectation, we contested 83 Individual races winning 7 Gold, 7 Silver and 2 Bronze medals and most importantly 56 Personal best times. This result placed us 10th on the medal table and 5th in the Men’s Point score. A truly great result.

Gold Medallists

Shaye Booth      4       17yrs and over 400 Medley, 50 Backstroke, 100 Backstroke and 200 Freestyle

Justine Carter             11yrs                50 Breaststroke

Nathan Ward               16yrs               50 Breaststroke

Isaac Wightman          14yrs                200 Medley

Silver Medallists

Shaye Booth      2       17yrs and over  400 Freestyle and 200 Medley

15 and Over Men’s Medley relay           Shaye Booth, Nathan Ward, Cam Dodd and Ben McKechnie

Brock Hepburn  2        11yrs                 50 Backstroke and 100 Freestyle

Bronze Medallists

Isaac Wightman          14yrs                 400 Medley

Daniel Chisolm           13yrs                 100 Freestyle


What a great confidence boost prior to Shaye and Nathan competing at Commonwealth Games trials later this week.

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