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 Fiser, Lorraine Anderson, Susie Aronson, Jane Anderson, Marie van der Merwe,Gary Gluckman, David Gluckman, Monique Dokter,Sparky Whittle, Sandy Grey, Brenda Travers, Tony Livingstone, Peter van Niekerk, Anton Katz, Karen van Helden, Tom Fair, Rene du Toit, Alan Cape,Nikki Gee, Nicky Beyer, Chris Buchanan, Mark Hardcastle, Adrian Katz, Christopher Rightford,Gillian Aronson and Clara Aurik.