Australian Kareena Lee took the women’s title in the 2019 Midmar Mile, the world’s largest open water race.
Kareena Lee and Nick Sloman are Australia’s new open water 10km champions.
It was a fast-paced final day of action at Brighton Beach in Adelaide, with the Men’s and Women’s Open 5km Time Trial marking the first races of the day at the 2019 Australian Open Water Championships.
Swimming Australia is pleased to announce its four-athlete Junior Development team that will travel to the French Open Water Nationals in Brive la Gaillarde in May this year.
Jordan Wilimovsky won his third medal of 2018 Pan Pacs with a hard-fought 10K open water victory, while Haley Anderson battled back over the final lap to win the women’s event.
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19-year-old Chelsea Gubecka and 20-year-old Nick Sloman took home gold in the 10K on Friday.