2018 Junior Pan Pac: Tough swim for Fijian contingent
24 August, 2018, 12:22 am
IT was a tough day at the pools for the Fijian contingent at the 2018 Junior Pan Pacific Swimming Championship underway in Suva.
Three Fijians took part in the 200 meters Butterfly B final ad finished in the last three positions.
Tem Yalimaiwai was the best of the Fijian finalists finishing in a time of 2 minutes 14.04 seconds.
Damien Kitione was behind Yalimaiwai while Mosese Bobi was disqualified.
In the women’s 800 meters freestyle, Fiji’s Marion Kotobalavu finished in 12th position in a time of 10 minutes 21.45 seconds followed by fellow Fijian Jane Smith in 13th position.
Meanwhile, team USA made a clean sweep of all the finals at the National Aquatic centre this evening.
The heats of the women’s 100 meters will begin at 9am tomorrow.