A level student Gaurika Singh is taking a break from her studies to swim for her country in the South Asian Games. The bi-annual event is taking place in Lalitpur, Nepal, Gaurika’s home country. She is competing in up to 12 swimming categories including team events and has so far won an historic 4 gold medals in the 200m backstroke, 200m freestyle, 400m freestyle and 100m freestyle events along with a silver and 2 bronze medals. With this feat, Gaurika has become the only athlete to have won four golds in the same edition of the regional sporting event. There is more about her achievementsin the Himalayan Times and the Kathmandu Post.
Congratulations from everyone at Brampton College and we look forward to hearing all about it in January!