I’m finally done with our first week of training in the OCBC Aquatic Center with the national team! It’s always been one of my dreams to be able to train together with the best swimmers in Singapore so it’s really a privilege to be able to train with these guys.
I’m sure many of you are wondering who our team consist of so here it is:
Pang Sheng Jun
Quah Zheng Wen
Teo Zhen Ren
Quah Jing Wen
Quah Ting Wen
The first week of training was pretty much getting back into shape again as many of us just came back from our Christmas break and Sergio fully understands our situation.
He also said that he wanted to get to know each and everyone of us better so that he can plan training sessions accordingly to suit each individual, and since I took a semester off school… I guess I’ve no reason to skip any sessions. But I’m ready for any intensive training that is going to come my way.
As the saying goes… Boys will be boys. Here’s a photo of us playing in the showers despite being tired after our training. Sometimes I really wonder where we get our energy from… haha
And finally a serious photo of the older guys training in the national training squad. Russ likes to call it “The Men of Singapore Swimming.”
With all that said, I really like the group dynamics now as the team consist of passion driven and motivated individuals, and I’m sure this would make the difference when the tough times come. I’m confident that coach Sergio and Gary can really take Singapore Swimming to the next level with their passion and experience.
Everything is looking good gearing up towards the 2015 SEA Games. Let’s go team!
P.S. Sorry we haven’t officially taken a group photo yet, once we have, I’d be sure to upload it as well 🙂
Stay tuned for more updates!