SWIMMING | Amateur Swimming Association of Trinidad and Tobago

 SPORT SWIMMING
 AFFILIATE Amateur Swimming Association of Trinidad and Tobago
 PRESIDENT Lyndsay Galleet
 SECRETARY Gregory Mitchell
 CONTACT  
MAILING ADDRESS P.O Box 244 Wrightson Road, Port of Spain
 EMAIL secretary.asatt@gmail.com
 WEBSITE http://www.swimtt.com

Sport Company of Trinidad and Tobago (SporTT) and facility contractors SCG Caribbean are on course for the historic opening of this nation’s worldclass Aquatic Centre within the coming weeks.

Read more: Bovell III lauds Aquatic Centre

T&T’s George Bovell III resumed his competitive preparations for this year’s Rio Olympic Games with bronze and fourth-place finish at the Sixth Trofeo Citta di Milan Swimming Championship, in Milan, Italy, yesterday.

Read more: Bovell swims to Milan 50m free bronze...fourth in 50m breaststroke

AS THE final completion phases at the National Aquatic Centre wind down ahead of the official handing over ceremony, a test event will be conducted at the Balmain, Couva, facility from 2 pm today.

Read more: Bovell III to take first splash at Aquatic Centre

Parents of the 33-member Trinidad and Tobago swim team and the 11-member water polo team no longer have to fork out $3,000 for their participation in the 31st edition of the March 21-26 Carifta Swimming Championships in Martinique. And the Amateur Swimming Association of Trinidad and Tobago (ASATT) must reimburse those who have already paid.

Read more: Carifta swimmers get reprieve $3,000 payment waived

French swimmer Yannick Agnel is unlikely to have the chance to retain his 200 metres freestyle Olympic title at Rio 2016 after a timing controversy ruled him out of contention at his country’s National Championships in Montpellier.

Read more: French swimmer Agnel unlikely to defend Olympic title at Rio 2016 after costly error at trials

The best swimmers in the world will face up to seven drugs tests ahead of August's Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, according to reports.

Read more: Top swimmers to face up to seven drugs tests before Rio 2016, report claims