Amateur Swimming Club Inc


January 2009

Thursday 29th, January 2009

News Archive







Westlake, Lake Burley Griffin, Alexandrina Drive , Canberra ACT - Saturday 7th February 2009
2km, 5km through to 10km
Details on Flyer
Lake Burley Griffin Map  -  Start Location Map

Entries close: Friday 30th January 2009. Use the Entry Form Here

Late entries close 9.45 am Saturday 7th February.


Telopea is seeking assistance with the running of this meet and would especially like to hear from anyone who can help out with a canoe or kayak. If you are able to help please contact Maria Traficante on 0407 245 782 or by email



NSW Country Regionals - (24th-25th January):

Congratulations, our 9 competitors won a total of 34 medals ! (13 Gold, 12 Silver and 9 Bronze)

A full list of Medalists can be accessed Here

Results for ACT Swimmers.



Qualifying times:

Well Done to the Telopea swimmers who have achieved qualifying times for some upcoming major meets. Full Details Here



Australian Rankings:

The Australian Alltime, Age and Top 10 Long Course Rankings have now been updated (21 January 2009) and can be viewed HERE

Telopea has 4 swimmers who have claimed 14 rankings in the Australian Age Long Course Rankings and 6 swimmers who have claimed 25 rankings in the Australian Age Short Course Rankings.

Congratulations to Lindsay De Witte, Mitchell Nemec, Heather Middleton, Nathan Miller, Ryan Miller,Jessica Traficante.

Rankings for these swimmers can be viewed on the Member's Bulletin Board .



NSW State Championships: Congratulations to our:


Jessica Traficante - Silver in 400IM, Bronze in 800 Free, Bronze in 400 Free.

Nathan Miller - Bronze in 200 Fly;

finalists: (in "Big State " 77.7% of our swimmers went onto finals ! Well done!)

Medalists and Finalists
Dylan Appelqvist (16) 7th 16 Years 200m Breaststroke
Lindsay De Witte (15) 6th
15 Years 800m Freestyle
15 Years 200m Backstroke
Heather Middleton (17) 4th
17-18 Years 200m Backstroke
17-18 Years 200m Butterfly
17-18 Years 400m IM
17-18 Years 100m Backstroke
Nathan Miller (15) 3rd
15 Years 200m Butterfly
15 Years 100m Butterfly
Ryan Miller (15) 10th 15 Years 100m Butterfly
Lyndsay Saywell (16) 9th
16 Years 100m Backstroke
16 Years 200m Backstroke
Jessica Traficante (17) 2nd
17-18 Years 400m Individual Medley
17-18 Years 400m Freestyle
17-18 Years 800m Freestyle
17-18 Years 100m Breaststoke
17-18 Years 200m Freestyle
17-18 Years 200m Individual Medley
17-18 Years 200m Backstroke
N Miller ; D Appelqvist; R Miller; M Nemec 7th Boys 16 & Under 400m Medley Relay
C Pearson ; E Gatica ; J Hanson;J Ashleigh 8th Boys 10& Under 200m Medley Relay

and to all our swimmers who did Telopea proud! A BIG thank you to the coaches as well.


Telopea ranked 26th out of over 130 clubs that competed.


NSW State Age Championships Qualifiers:

Dylan Appelqvist, James Ashleigh, John Ashleigh, James Ashurst, Liam Barber, Amanda Clifford, Lindsay De Witte, Eli Gatica, Heather Middleton, Kate Miller, Nathan Miller, Ryan Miller, Mitchell Nemec, Alexander Ryan, Lyndsay Saywell, Jessica Traficante, Jarod Watson, Rychelle Watson, Cormac Pearson and James Hansen.


Telopea "Learn to Swim"

At Phillip Ice Skating and Swimming Centre





Latest Results:     

NSW Country Regionals for ACT Swimmers. Full Results- Event

NSW 12yrs & Under State Championships for ACT Swimmers. Full Results- Event

NSW 13-18yrs State Championships for ACT Swimmers. Full Results- Event

Xmas Classic (Event) and by Clubs

PSG Results (Event) and by Swimmer/Club



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