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Talented youngster excels in water

Roodepoort Record - 15 Sep 2017
Jordan Bresler is an up-and-coming talent from Florida Swimming Club. The 13-year-old has had a stellar year, winning eight medals at the recent SA Nationals Shortcourse championships in Pietermaritzburg and the SA Senior National Aquatics ...
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USC Spartans to contest world titles in Mexico

My Sunshine Coast (press release) - 21 Sep 2017
Blake, a Rio Olympics silver medallist, will contest the 100m breaststroke, 100m freestyle and 200m individual medley in the S8 classification, while Braedan will compete in the 50m, 100m and 400m freestyle and 100m butterfly events (S13 classification).
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Home Nations Championships medals for Worcester swimmers

Worcester News - 26 Aug 2017
In the multi-classification events as a S13 visually impaired swimmer Redfern won a 200m individual medley bronze. His heat time of 2.31.21 was way off his PB but in the final he improved to 2.26.92 to win the race and get third on multi-classification ...
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Coral Farrell strikes gold in MC 200m IM

The Home of Swimming | Swimming.org - 03 Aug 2017
Wycombe District's Katie Crowhurst, also in the S13 classification, clocked 3:00.12 to complete the podium. In the men's event, Sol Bressat of Jersey Tigers ducked almost three seconds under his PB time to take gold. The 22 year-old S14 swimmer took ...
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English swimmers benefit from Backing the Best programme

The Home of Swimming | Swimming.org - 27 Jun 2017
Katie Crowhurst, 13, is a member of British Swimming's Para-Academy who competes in the S13 classification for visually impaired athletes. She had to move to a club further away from home to take advantage of better facilities, longer training hours ...
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Para-swimming classification - Swimming.org

The Home of Swimming! (press release) (blog) - 25 Jun 2016
Para-swimming classification is used to ensure a level playing field for competitive para-swimmers. At major international para-swimming competitions such as at the Paralympic Games, athletes will only compete against athletes in the same class ...
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Blue Mountains swimmers to race at Australian Championships

Blue Mountains Gazette - 17 Apr 2017
Also relatively new to the pool, Levi Jones will compete in the 50 freestyle, 100 freestyle, 50 butterfly and 50 backstroke in the S13 vision impaired classification. Daniel, who recently returned to swimming has made outstanding progress in the pool ...
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Para Pan Pacs Preview: Decoding the S1-S14 Classification System

SwimSwam - 05 Aug 2014
The visually impaired athletes range from S11 to S13 with S11 being completely blind, S12 falling in the middle in terms of impairment and S13 having the least level impairment. Note, however, that all athletes in the visual impairment classes are ...
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Tully Kearney takes MC 100m Back gold

The Home of Swimming | Swimming.org - 06 Aug 2017
This was the highest points score of any para-swimmer throughout the competition. “I really wanted to improve on what I did in heats, so gold was a massive achievement,” said Kearney, who won her World titles in the S9 classification two years ago. “I ...
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Understanding Paralympic swimming: a history and guide

Excelle Sports - 08 Sep 2016
The classification of S11-S13 represents visual impairment, the athletes who are blind are assisted with a 'tapper' which taps them on their head when arriving into each wall. The relatively new classification, S14, represents intellectual disability ...
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IPC Launches Review Of Para-Swimming Classifications

SwimSwam - 07 Jan 2016
The first research area will focus on drag, propulsion, and coordination within the S1-S10 categories. Research into the visual impairment system (S11-S13) is already ongoing at the Free University of Amsterdam. Changes in the classification system ...
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Leanne Smith Breaks World Record at Inaugural Para World Series

SwimSwam - 21 Mar 2017
Besides being the first stop of a 4-month long series by the newly-rebranded Para Swimming organization, it was also the first major post-Paralympic opportunity for athletes to renew or get initial classification. Given how volatile classifications ...
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Team SA Rio 2016 Paralympics – A good weekend for SA

RNews - 12 Sep 2016
On Sunday, South Africa clinched another gold medal as Charl du Toit ran into first place in the Men's 100m, T37 classification. Not only did he win a gold medal, Du Toit managed to beat a World Record with a time of 11.42. In the same race was South ...
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US Paralympics Announces World Para Swimming Team

SwimSwam - 31 Jul 2017
McClain Hermes, Dacula, Ga. S12/SB12/SM12. Sophia Herzog, Fairplay, Colo. S6/SB6/SM6. Jessica Long, Baltimore, Md. S8/SB7/SM8. Becca Meyers, Timonium, Md. S13/SB13/SM13. Gia Pergolini, Roswell, Ga. S13/SB13/SM13. Aspen Shelton, Willow Park, Texas, S13 ...
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Rare Diseases in Rio: Rebecca Meyers (Usher Syndrome)

Rare Disease Report - 13 Sep 2016
Rare Diseases in Rio: Rebecca Meyers (Usher Syndrome). SEPTEMBER 13, 2016. RDR Staff. Name: Rebecca Meyers Sport: Swimming Event(s): 50m Freestyle, 100m Freestyle, 400m Freestyle, 100m Butterfly, 200m IM Classification: S13, SB13, SM13
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US Olympic Committee Announces Best Of July Finalists

SwimSwam - 02 Aug 2017
Set American, Pan American and world records in the S13 200-meter backstroke, while winning her classification at the World Para Swimming World Series circuit in Berlin. Venus Williams (Palm Beach Gardens, Florida), Tennis At age 37, advanced to her ...
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Jamery eyes medals in Rio after easy win in the pool

The Borneo Post - 08 Aug 2016
Other Sarawak gold medal winners were Vinton Jarit in the men's 100m freestyle S13 classification, Isak Ngau (S11) and Jeffry Nowel Jana (S8), Galang Jabai (S7), Sallehin Pandita (S6); Donny SA in the men's 50m backstroke S8 classification and Dominic ...
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Devonport's Jacob Templeton achieves Olympic swim team dream

The Mercury - 14 Apr 2016
Templeton was born with Retinitis Pigmentosa — a degenerative disease of the eye — and swims in the S13 classification as a visually impaired athlete. The TIS scholarship athlete donned the national colours at the world championships last year but ...

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