Singapore’s Joseph Schooling raced in the early heats of the men’s 50m freestyle, only to drop the event on the final night of the national competition.
Joseph Schooling is putting an emphasis on relays this time around at the Asian Games set for August.
Joseph Schooling was just one of several Singaporean athletes were reaped multiple medals in Kuala Lumpur this week.
Vietnamese swimmer Nguyen Thi Anh Vien continues her gold medal-winning siege, while a new face took the men’s splash n’ dash title in Kuala Lumpur.
Olympic champion Joseph Schooling of Singapore collected his 3rd gold of the 2017 SEA Games, while a trio of siblings – Quah Zheng Wen, Quah Jing Wen and Quah Ting Wen – all earned gold as well.
Joseph Schooling won his first event in Kuala Lumpur, as Singapore collected 3 gold medals on the night.
Jing Wen Quah will head to College Station after representing Singapore later this month at the SEA Games in Kuala Lumpur.
Two-time Olympian Quah Ting Wen scored a new Singaporean national record in the women’s 50 LCM freestyle.
Despite being led by Joseph Schooling, the most successful Singaporean swimmer of all-time, the nation will only bring 3 swimmers to Rio.
At 19 years old, Quah Zheng Wen broke 2 meet records in 1 night at the Singapore National Age Group Championships, further establishing himself as a rising star on the Asian swimming scene.
American Kevin Cordes was one of several swimmers who competed at the Singaporean Time Trials over the weekend.
American Kevin Cordes, who has been training with Singaporean National Head Coach Sergio Lopez since May, will be on the roster of 12 athletes Lopez will be bringing to Austin.