Alice Petrie Competes at Swimming Nationals

Alice Petrie - Attended the Swimming Nationals in Wellington.  

Alice Petrie was part of the Oamaru Swim Club’s team of three who qualified for the 2014 State National Junior Swimming Championships which were held in Wellington, 14 – 16 February.

Alice quimprovement on her qualifying times in both races.alified for the 10 and Under Girls 50 m backstroke, 100m  backstroke, 200m backstroke, 100 m freestyle and 200m Individual Medley which was a good effort as a lot of swimmers present had only qualified for one or two events. Alice’s best results came in the 100m freestlye and the 200m Individual Medley where she gained a 2 second 

It was a great experience to be competing against swimmers from regions all over New Zealand and Alice enjoyed the opportunity to race in the 10 lane 50m pool at the Wellington Regional Aquatic Centre.