1974 SA Primary Schools swimming championships

The 6th South African primary Schools swimming and Diving Championships were held at the Stadium Pool in Bloemfontein on 9 November 1974. Anton Katz and J. Marais of Western Province, Julain Taylor and Graham Hill of Natal each won two events in the boys section. In the girls Connie Fritsch of Natal, E Stegmann OFS, Nicky de Groot of Eastern Province, Irene Robinson GW and Karen van Helden of Western Province each won two events. 

Eastern Province swimmers embarking on the overnight train journey to Bloemfontein for the annual SA Primary schools swimming championships - with Peter Horwitz, Hilton Rishworth and Kevin Richards in the back.  Horwitz won the 50m butterfly under 10 in a new record time, while Richards finished second behind Natal's Julian Taylor in the under 10 50m backstroke. Ian Mileham of EP won the boys under 14 100m freestyle in a new record, and came second in the buttefly, while the EP boys team also won the 4x50m freestyle relay. The Eastern Province under 14 girls won three indidual titles plus the medley relay, finishing second in the freestyle relay. 


 



Results of the 6th South African primary Schools swimming and Diving Championships were held at the Stadium Pool in Bloemfontein on 9 November 1974.  Natal were the winners of the Dolfin trophy.

 


Western Province Primary Schools swimming and diving team - 1974

With Choppy FiserLorraine AndersonSusie AronsonJane AndersonMarie van der Merwe,Gary GluckmanDavid GluckmanMonique Dokter,Sparky WhittleSandy GreyBrenda TraversTony LivingstonePeter van NiekerkAnton KatzKaren van HeldenTom FairRene du ToitAlan Cape,Nikki GeeNicky BeyerChris BuchananMark HardcastleAdrian KatzChristopher Rightford,Gillian Aronson and Clara Aurik.


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