At the State School Games 2013 for under 19 yrs which were held at Basvangudi Swim Centre, Bangalore on 30th October 2013 swimmers from the city have given an outstanding performance. Nearly 100 swimmers from all over the state took part in this competition. With the tough competition from the Bangaloreans our swimmers brought 3 Silver Medals and 3 Bronze Medals. The detail achievements of our swimmers are as follows;
Kunal Shintre (RLS College)
100 Back Stroke Silver Medal
200 Back Stroke Bronze Medal
400 Individual Medley Bronze Medal
Poorva Patil (RLS College)
400 Individual Medley Silver Medal
200 Individual Medley Bronze Medal
Yash Tendolkar (GSS College)
200 Breast Stroke Bronze Medal
The above swimmers are the members of Swimmer’s Club Belgaum & Aquarius Swim Club Belgaum and practicing at Rotary Corporation Sports Academy’s Swimming Pool, Goaves, Belgaum. Kunal Shintre and Poorva Patil are selected in Swimming Team and Yash Tendolkar is selected in Water Polo Team for Nationals to be held at Pune during 10th to 15th of December 2013.
The above swimmers are taking coaching under the watchful guidance of Ajinkya Mendke, Akshay Sheregar and Guruprasad Tangankar.