GAF Swimmers Win 8 Medals at the Middle East Open & Junior Championships 2018, Dubai

Rayna Saldhana, Maana Patel, Palak Dhami and Aaron Fernandes from Glenmark Aquatic Foundation won 8 medals at the Middle East Open & Junior Championships 2018 held at Dubai between 15th-17th February 2018.

Palak Dhami the 12 year old swimmer won gold and a silver in the 50 m backstroke and 100m backstroke events with a time of 00:33.41 and a time of 01:11.78. Maana Patel returning from injury came close to her best winning silver in the 50m backstroke with a time of 00:30.98. Maana also won bronze in the 100 m Backstroke and the 200 m Backstroke with a time of 01:06.35 and 02:23.44.

Rayna Saldhana who won the overall championships in the Glenmark Junior National Aquatic Championships in Pune in 2017 won a bronze in the 400 m Freestyle with a time of 04:36.19. She also secured her Personal best in 400 m Freestyle and 100 and 200 m Backstroke.

Aaron Fernandes won 2 bronzes in the 200 m and 400 m Freestyle events clocking timings of 01:56.61 and 04:11.81.

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