Emma & David McKeon Head School Of Dolphins Leaping To Japan Open In Tokyo

David and Emma McKeon - courtesy of Swimming Australia

Queensland-based siblings Emma and David McKeon head a 20-strong Australian Dolphins swim team at the Japan Open in this Friday to Sunday coming. On past form, expect some speedy challenges for the visitors, the hosts having showed speedy for at the same meet in previous seasons; Britain development team to race, too

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Queensland-based siblings Emma and David McKeon head a 20-strong Australian Dolphins swim team at the Japan Open in this Friday to Sunday coming. On past form, expect some speedy challenges for the visitors, the hosts having showed speedy for at the same meet in previous seasons; Britain development team to race, too

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This should be a very useful international experience for some of the swimmers. Particularly for Madeline Groves, who would face Natsumi Hoshi in the 200m butterfly. Also useful for Josh Beaver, who would face Ryosuke Irie in 100m and 200m backstroke. Mr. Morgan facing Daiya Seto in 200m butterfly and Mr. Sucipto facing the multitude of Japanese breaststroke specialist would also find the experience very rewarding.

robbos

I’m tipping a big breakout this year for young Emma!!!!!

Verram

I agree.. At this stage I see the Japan and Australia cooperation as mutually beneficial

aswimfan

At 2007 Japan Open, a certain just-turned 15 yo girl defeated the then newly-minted 50 free world champion Libby Trickett in 24.48

Verram

Back then a mid 24s swim was like wow!!! Now we expect sub 24 hehe

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