Siblings Quah Ting Wen and Quah Zheng Wen scooped the Most Valuable Female and Male Swimmer awards respectively at the Yakult 10th Singapore National Swimming Championships, which ended yesterday.
The duo, representing Swimfast Aquatic Club (SAC), also went under the qualifying times for next year's South-east Asia (SEA) Games in a total of 10 events.
The meet was one of three events designated by the Singapore Swimming Association as qualifiers for the SEA Games.
Ting Wen qualified for the 50m and 100m butterfly as well as the 50m, 100m and 200m freestyle events, while her younger brother Zheng Wen qualified for the 50m, 100m and 200m backstroke and also the 50m and 100m freestyle events.
Other swimmers who sealed qualification include Amanda Lim and Pang Sheng Jun.
SAC also dominated the field, raking in 26 golds for a total of 74 medals, well ahead of second-placed Aquatic Performance Swim Club with 26.
This article was first published on December 22, 2014.
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