Swimming record holders (left- right) Shane Cadogan, and Jamie Joachim, with Coach Kyle Dougan
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July 1, 2022
Two national swim records broken at Fina World Championships

Shane Cadogan and Jamie Joachim, St Vincent and the Grenadines’ representatives at the 9th FINA World Championships held from  June 18-25, at the Duna Arena in Budapest, Hungary were able to reset national records.
The 20 year -old Cadogan broke Alex Joachim’s  national open 50- meter freestyle record in a time of  24.57 seconds. The previous SVG record was 24.60 seconds.
 Similarly, 14 -year-old Joachim broke her own previous national female 13-14 age group record in the 100-meter backstroke in a time of 1:12.76 seconds.
 Cadogan and Joachim also contested the 100 freestyle.
 Cadogan timed 55.10 seconds in his heat, while Joachim’s time over the distance was 1:03. 14.