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2021 AUSTRALIAN SWIMMING RECRUIT – NICHOLAS CHANG

THE STUDENT

 

 

Attends:

Caulfield Grammar School

 

SAT Result:

  • Reading and Writing: 630
  • Maths: 740
  • Total Score: 1370

 

Preferred Course of Study:

Engineering, Robotics

 

Academic Awards/Achievements:

  • Year 10 Class Academic Achievement for science (2019)
  • Double Colours awarded for Music (2019)
  • Triple Colours Re-awarded for Swimming (2019)
  • Summa Cum Laude Academy Diploma for Practical and Theoretical Education programs at the Music and Performing Arts Vienna (2019)
  • Summa Cum Laude Certificate for Symphonic Band at the 13th Summa Cum Laude International Youth Music Festival Vienna (2019)
  • Year 10 Outstanding Academic Achievement for Music Performance (2018)
  • Year 9 House Distinction (2017)

THE PERSON

 

 

About Me:
  • Humorous
  • Respectful
  • Dedicated
  • Passionate
  • Empathetic

 

Leadership & Community:

  • Caulfield Grammar School Concert Band leader during Europe Tour (2019)
  • Coached younger swimmers at Surrey Park
  • Coached swimmers at Caulfield Grammar School
  • Performed in Jazz Bands to primary schools and retirement homes

 

Personal Quote:

“The achievement of one goal should be a starting point for another.”

THE ATHLETE

 

 

Height:

5’11”

 

Technical Strengths:

  • Turns
  • Underwater
  • Dives
  • Sprints

ATHLETIC HIGHLIGHTS

Personal best times (please note these times are in SCM & LCM):

 

Event Result Date Name of Meet
50 Free Long Course 25.06 (LC Meters)/21.85 (SC Yards) 19/12/2019 2020 Victorian Age Championships
​100 Free Long Course 53.99 (LC Meters)/47.19 (SC Yards) 17/12/2019 2020 Victorian Age Championships
50 Breast Long Course 30.54 (LC Meters)/26.61 (SC Yards) 14/02/2020 2020 Victorian Open Championships
100 Breast Long Course 1:06.74 (LC Meters)/58.32 (SC Yards) 18/12/2019 2020 Victorian Age Championships
200 Breast Long Course 2:29.81 (LC Meters)/2:11.36 (SC Yards) 20/12/2019 2020 Victorian Age Championships
50 Free Short Course 24.41 (SC Meters)/21.99 (SC Yards) 30/8/2019 Victorian Age SC Championships
100 Free Short Course 52.71 (SC Meters)/47.48 (SC Yards) 11/8/2019
50 Breast Short Course 30.42 (SC Meters)/27.40 (SC Yards) 1/9/2019 Victorian Age SC Championships
100 Breast Short Course 1:04.93 (SC Meters)/58.49 (SC Yards) 1/9/2019 Victorian Age SC Championships
200 Breast Short Course 2:22.46 (SC Meters)/2:08.34 (SC Yards) 30/8/2019 Victorian Age SC Championships

 

Notable Teams Represented:

  • APS Representative Team 2019-2020
  • Surrey Park Swimming Club National Team 2017-2020
  • Surrey Park Swimming Club 2016-2020
  • Surrey Park Swimming Club State Team 2016-2020
  • Caulfield Grammar School APS Team 2015-2020

 

Awards Received:

  • 2019 Developing Young Leaders Program Swimming Victoria
  • 3rd in 100 Breast during Victorian Age SC Championship 2019
  • 3rd in 200 Breast during Victorian Age SC Championship 2019
  • 3rd in 100 Breast during Victorian Age SC Championship 2018
  • 3rd in 200 Breast during Victorian Age SC Championship 2017
  • Certificate of Junior Excellence 2017

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