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SWIMMING | Four Maltese Swimmers at COMEN Mediterranean Swimming Cup

15th Oct 2021

In: Swimming, Aquatic Sports Association of Malta Post By: Maria

Four Maltese Swimmers at COMEN Mediterranean Swimming Cup

Malta is being represented by four swimmers at the COMEN Mediterranean Swimming Cup being held in Belgrade, Serbia this week. 

Team Malta at Comen Cup

The Competition is open for girls aged 13 & 14 and boys aged 15 & 16. Following a published qualifying criteria, Nathan Cachia, Kristy Delia, Michela Portelli and Italo Salamone were selected by the Aquatic Sports Association of Malta as the Maltese swimmers.

The Maltese swimmers will be competing in the 100m, 200m, 400m and 800m freestyle events as well as the 100m and 200m butterfly events. 

Schedule of Events

Swimmer

Event

Scheduled time

Heat/Lane

15th October

Day 1 – Session 1

 

 

Michela Portelli

100m Freestyle

9:00

Heat 2 Lane 4

Nathan Cachia

100m Freestyle

9:09

Heat 2 Lane 7

Italo Salamone

100m Freestyle

9:09

Heat 2 Lane 1

15th October

Day 1 – Session 2

 

 

Kristy Delia

400m Freestyle

17:25

Heat 1 Lane 3

Nathan Cachia

400m Freestyle

17:50

Heat 1 Lane 5

Italo Salamone

400m Freestyle

17:50

Heat 1 Lane 4

16th October

Day 2 – Session 3

 

 

Michela Portelli

100m Butterfly

9:40

Heat 2 Lane 3

Italo Salamone

100m Butterfly

9:54

Heat 2 Lane 5

16th October

Day 2 – Session 4

 

 

Kristy Delia

800m Freestyle

17:00

Heat 1 Lane 2

17th October

Day 3 – Session 5

 

 

Michela Portelli

200m Butterfly

9:00

Heat 2 Lane 8

Kristy Delia

200m Freestyle

9:24

Heat 2 Lane 6

Nathan Cachia

200m Freestyle

9:45

Heat 2 Lane 2

17th October

Day 3 – Session 6

 

 

Michela Portelli

200m Medley

17:56

Heat 2 Lane 4

Italo Salamone

200m Medley

18:17

Heat 1 Lane 6

The Maltese contingent is made up of Coach Ebi Mohammadpour, ASA President Joe Caruana Curran who will be attending as COMEN Delegate for the event, whilst ASA Swimming Vice President David Bonello will be attending as a member of the COMEN Swimming Technical Committee.

Currently the four swimmers are undergoing training at the Competition venue, whilst competitions will start on Friday 15th October.  Their commitments in Belgrade will end on Sunday 17th October, with the contingent flying back to Malta on Monday 18th October. 

Competition Schedule, Start Lists and Results will be available here: https://live.swimrankings.net/30727/

 

Live Streaming will be available as follows:

Day 1 - Morning Session

Web Link:            https://youtu.be/l8gGix55yIQ

 

Day 1 - Afternoon Session

Web Link:            https://youtu.be/9TK5GGmJ1ao

 

Day 2 - Morning Session

Web Link:            https://youtu.be/GjFHCqwYx3o

 

Day 2 - Afternoon Session

Web Link:            https://youtu.be/7msqf1kTCyM

 

Day 3 - Morning Session

Web Link:            https://youtu.be/HgodddBRe5c

 

Day 3 - Afternoon Session

Web Link:            https://youtu.be/NXRJxhj8rFg