This year, the main sponsors for the event are Tokio Marine Insurance, Carsmart and Aewon. With around 200 swimmers from seven teams, including one from Miri, the two-day event kicked off on Saturday, 21 November, at The National Swimming Pool in Berakas at 2.30pm.
The teams competing for the BSC Inter-Club Champions title comprised of Skim Renang Brunei (SRB), Royal Brunei Recreation Club (RBRC), Jerudong International School (JIS), Dolphin Swimming Club (DSC), Micia Swimming Team (MST), Brunei Swimming Club (BSC), and Gymkhana Club Miri (GCM) from across the border.
The competition saw outstanding performances from many of the swimmers. New Inter-Club records in 45 individual events and 4 relay events were set during these championships. A total of 95 athletes were involved in smashing the previous Inter-Club records set in 2007.
For full individual performances by team, click on the following links:-
- Brunei Swimming Club
- Dolphin Swimming Team
- Gymkhana Club Miri
- Jerudong International School
- Micia Swimming Team
- Royal Brunei Recreation Club
- Skim Renang Brunei
Skim Renang Brunei emerged as the 2009 champions after collecting 49 gold, 36 silver and 17 bronze medals. First runners up, Gymkhana Club Miri, grabbed 14 gold, eight silver and 21 bronze medals while second runners up, Royal Brunei Recreational Club (RBRC), finished with 11 gold, 13 silver and 12 bronze medals.
Top Performers 09
The best boy title in Group 1 (15-17) went to Look Mun Jun, who clinched four gold medals, while the best girl award went to Maria Grace Koh, who grabbed seven gold medals.
The Group 2 (13-14) age group category saw Anderson Lim Chee Wei, with three gold and three silver medals, and Amanda Liew Xia Xin, with seven gold medals, take the honour for best boy and best girl respectively.
In Group 3 (11-12), the best swimmer awards went to Christian Nikles who grabbed six gold medals and Florence Sea Wern Lyn with five gold, one silver and one bronze medal.
The best boy In Group 4 (9-10) was Muhd Bakri Yossli who took four gold and two bronze medals while the best girl was Jocelyn Wong Tshin Tze with six gold and one silver.
In Group 5 (8 & below), the best boy and girl swimmers respectively were Luther Lee with two gold and three silvers medals and Alissa Yong Zhi Sang with three gold.
PHOTOS OF BSC INTER-CLUB 2009