Recent Posts by Marayke

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I have arrived in Budapest!

Hi all, Just a quick note to let everyone know I arrived safely in Budapest for the triathlon world champs. Most importantly, Debbie arrived here too with my bike and racing chair in tow. So we are all set...

World swimming championships is over!

After months of training and anticipation the IPC world swimming championships are over, and I am happy with my results. Out of my three events I received bronze in the 50m breaststroke, placed 4th in the individual medley and...

bronze in the 50m breaststroke sb3

The ‘medal girls’ with the girl who lead us out in the victory ceremony The medal ceremony preparation room...

Competition has started… but I’m still waiti

Hi everyone, I have spent the past few days watching in awe at the performances of my aussi team mates as they tear up the pool in Eindhoven. So many aussi swimmers are doing personal best times, and it’s...

Flying the flag at the opening ceremony

Today was one of the proudest days in my swimming career, which is amusing seing as I didnt actually get in a pool. At a special team meeting before the ceremony I was named Australia’s flag bearer for the...

Opening ceremony photos

With Mum and her aunt trude, who lives 20 mins away from the pool. Great to have local support!...

Friday the 13th: A crazy day!

Thursday 14th Hi everyone, appologies for not posting over the past few days… been a bit busy. We have been in Holland for a week now, and are settling in very nicely. Each day the team trains either once...

Training training and more training!

Hi everyone, It’s been a busy couple of days here in Eindhoven for the swim team. On monday my roomie Esther I and I got to see the competition pool for the first time. We had been training in...

Holland photos

My green and gold toe nails complete with mini aus flag- great way to amuse myself during boring downtime at the hotel! Day trip to Amsterdam On the train to Amsterdam Our hotel Our accommodation -hotel Konigshoff (translates to...

Singapore photos

Arrival at Chengi airport, Singapore On the plane to Amsterdam with Teigan Checking in for the flight to Amsterdam Million dollar photo- Chengi airport had a competition to win a cool mil in cash....