In an Australian first, Para-athletes and able-bodied athletes will team up to compete in the mixed 4x50m freestyle at the 2019 Australian Short Course Championships in Melbourne, VIC.
On Saturday (26 October) night, four teams will go head-to-head. Each team features one male and one female Para-athlete, and one male and one female able-bodied athlete, including recent World Championships representatives Col Pearse, Taylor Corry, Jack Ireland, Ruby Storm and Rowan Crothers.
Team captains Pearse, Crothers, Emily Beecroft and Kotuku Ngawati will choose the race order.
|Teams – Mixed 4x50m Freestyle|
|Col Pearse (Captain)|
|Rowan Crothers (Captain)|
|Kotuku Ngawati (Captain)|
|Emily Beecroft (Captain)|
By Swimming Australia