Swimming

Cook Islands swimmers break national records

Tuesday 20 December 2022 | Written by Supplied | Published in Sports, Swimming

Cook Islands swimmers achieved personal bests (PBs) and broke Cook Islands national records at the FINA (Fédération Internationale de Natation) World Swimming Championships in Melbourne, Australia.

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Swimming pool in pipeline for Raro

Friday 9 December 2022 | Written by Melina Etches | Published in Sports, Swimming

The assumption is made that in the Pacific Islands, the people know how to swim, but most don’t, they grow up collecting seafood in the sea and just hanging out in the water.

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Son leaves dad ‘in the dust’ in Boiler swim

Thursday 6 October 2022 | Written by Caleb Fotheringham | Published in Sports, Swimming

Father and son Andrew Logan and Darius Allsworth swam head to head in the Cook Islands Games boiler swim on Tuesday.

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Cook Islands Games swim meet wraps up

Wednesday 5 October 2022 | Written by Caleb Fotheringham | Published in Sports, Swimming

The boiler swim and last swimming event for Cook Islands Games was held in large swells and strong winds on Tuesday.

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Swimmer hoping to make a splash at the Commonwealth Games

Wednesday 15 June 2022 | Written by CI News Staff | Published in Sports, Swimming

Sixteen-year-old Cook Islander Lanihei Connolly will represent the Cook Islands at next month's Commonwealth Games in Birmingham.

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