St Andrew’s Prep top swimmers Chase Repinz, Hamish Duggan and Sofia Duggan competed in last week’s South African Level 3 Regional Gala, breaking records and bringing home several medals.
Junior Prep’s Sofia Duggan competed in the Level 2 Regional Gala as the only 8-year-old swimming in the U10 heats. Sofia won the silver medal for 4x50m Free-style relay and a bronze medal for the 4x50m Mixed Medley relay.
Her older brother, Hamish Duggan, swam in the U11, Level 3 section, earning a gold medal for the 50m Breaststroke heat, breaking the record and setting the SA Junior National time for the Breaststroke heat at 3.19.00. Hamish also scooped silver medals for the 50m Backstroke race, 200m Individual Medley and bronze for the 100m Backstroke race.
Chase Repinz competed in the U12 Level 3 section and achieved gold in the 4x100m Mixed Relay and 200m Breaststroke, setting the SA Junior National qualifying time at 3.15.00. Chase also took home silver medals for the 50m Backstroke and the 50m Breaststroke heats, as well as a bronze medal for the 4x100m Mixed Relay.