Good job Sharks!

The KAUST Sharks at the National Finals

 Posted on May 12, 2019

The KAUST Sharks who qualified for the Nationals traveled to Dhahran for the Swim Meet on 3 and 4 May.


23 teams and 385 swimmers participated in the competition and The KAUST Sharks team ranked 12 in the medals table… GO SHARKS!


The team – Yuqiao Nie (Boys 7-8), Matthew Lapenok (Boys 7-8), Dylan Xu (Boys 9-10), Joumana Elbaz (Girls 7-8) and Natasha Ford (Girls 15-16) managed to rack up 5 Golds, 10 Silvers and 1 Bronze medal between them.  By the end of the tournament, Joumana Elbaz ranked #5 in the Girls 7-8 category and Natasha Ford ranked #2 in the Girls 15-16 category.


Well done to the group… what great ambassadors for swimming in the Kingdom and for KAUST!

The KAUST Sharks at the National Finals