Patrick Makgill in his element at Pool Champs

11th October 2020


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

Patrick Makgill, third from top, competing in the SLSNZ Pool Rescue Championships.