Veteran swimmers & the swimming members of Aqua Sports Club Anjali Gajbhiye & Nilima Dharkar brought laurels to the City by winning several medals at the open International Masters Swimming Championship held on Dubai Police officers Club, Al Zahrawy Stadium, Dubai
Representing India Anjali won Gold Medal in 200mt. Freestyle and 100mt. Breaststroke & a Silver Medal in 100mt.Freestyle and 50mt. Breaststroke in age group Women 35-40 yrs. Where as Nilima won Gold Medal in 200mt. Freestyle, a Silver Medal in 100mt. Freestyle and 50mt. Breaststroke and a Bronze Medal in 50mt. Back Stroke in age group Women 51-55 yrs.
Both the swimmers are the regular members of Aqua Sports Club taking swimming training under the able Guidance of Senior Coach Dr.Pravin Lamkhade (NSNIS, Patiala) and ASCA Level – 5 Coach Shri Vishal Chandurkar Sir ( Florida, USA ) on NIT Swimming Pool in the evening session 8:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Aqua Sports Club President Shri Mohan Nahatkar, Secretary Shri Mangesh Gadre, Director Midland Sports Shri Prashant Ugemuge, Vice-President Operations Midland Sports Mrs Preeti Lanjekar, Manager Operations Midland Sports Shri Ashwin Janbandhu, Veteran International Swimmer Shri Prabhakar Sathe, parents of Aqua Sports Club swimmers and sports lovers from all the corners of the city congratulate Anjali & Nilima for their success at the International Level and wish them good luck for their coming venture.