Talented swimmer Patrick Makgill put in a phenomenal performance at the recent SLSNZ Pool Rescue Championships, returning home with six Gold medals in his gear bag. And in amongst them were two Silvers and a Bronze medal.
He was part of a squad of 20 Red Beach Senior & Junior swimmers who attended the national event at Waterworld in Te Rapa, Hamilton, held over three days in early-October.
Swimming in the U19 men’s division, five of his Gold medals came from individual events. He was successful in the following …
U19 Male 200m Swim with Obstacles 1st
U19 Male 50m Swim with Fins 1st
U19 Male 200m Super Lifesaver 1st
U19 Male 100m Manikin Tow with Fins 1st
U19 Male 100m Manikin Carry with Fins 1st
U19 Mixed 4x50m Pool Lifesaver Relay 1st Red Beach
U19 Mixed 4x50m Medley Relay 2nd Red Beach
U19 Mixed 4x50m Obstacle Relay 2nd Red Beach
Open Mixed 6 x 50m Mega Relay 3rd Red Beach
For all the Red Beach results, SLSNZ Pool Championships