The first day of the 2018 Aon National Age Group Championships kicked off with Ciara Smith and Pierce Collins in record breaking form.
18-year-old Lewis Clareburt was a late addition to the Kiwi roster, but made the most of his Commonwealth Games appearance with a 400m IM bronze medal.
Chad Le Clos will take on both the 200 fly and 100 free at day 3 prelims of the 2018 Commonwealth Games.
Records are poised to fall as the 2nd finals session of the 2018 Commonwealth Games will feature finals in the men’s 50 fly, women’s 50 breast, men’s 200 free, men’s and women’s S9 100 back, men’s 400 IM, men’s 100 back, women’s 100 fly, and men’s 4 x 100 free relay, as well as seminfinals of the women’s 50 free, men’s 100 breast, and women’s 100 back.
Kyle Chalmers was king was again, this time taking the 200m free title to give host nation Australia another gold.
Scotland’s Mark Szaranek is a gold medal contender in the IM events on the Gold Coast.
18-year-old Lewis Clareburt is the recipient of one of three sport scholarships introduced at Victoria University of Wellington.
18-year-old Lewis Clareburt has been added to New Zealand’s swimming roster for the 2018 Commonwealth Games taking place in Gold…