Record swims by Christ’s College students

10 Apr 2024

College’s star swimmers, Rylind Wheeler, Luke Manderson, Mun Chi Jager, and Justin Wang, have set record times at the Canterbury Secondary Schools Swimming Championships at Jellie Park.

Rylind and Luke have claimed individual records in their 15 years events and combined with Mun Chi and Justin to set a record for the 200m freestyle relay.

In the open section, Rylind has also won the 100m breaststroke, while Mun Chi has finished 3rd in the 100m butterfly and Luke 3rd in the 100m backstroke.

To cap the day, Rylind, Luke, Mun Chi, and Justin have won the open 200m medley relay, and Rylind, Luke, Mini Chi, and George Zhang have won the open 200m freestyle relay in outstanding efforts against older opposition.

12–13 years

Zeb Jarvis, Tom Wilson, Tim Zhao, and Joe Langley Shields
2nd – 200m freestyle relay

14 years

Thomas Cave
2nd – 50m backstroke

Jake Boyd
2nd – 50m butterfly

Harry Reekie
2nd – 100m freestyle

William Coughlan, Thomas Cave, Jake Boyd, and Harry Reekie
2nd – 200m freestyle relay

15 years

Rylind Wheeler
1st – 50m breaststroke (record)

Justin Wang
1st – 50m backstroke

Mun Chi Jager
1st – 50m butterfly

Luke Manderson
1st – 50m freestyle (record)

George Zhang
3rd – 50m butterfly

Luke Manderson, Mun Chi Jager, Rylind Wheeler, and George Zhang
1st – 200m freestyle relay (record)


Rylind Wheeler
1st – 100m breaststroke

Mun Chi Jager
3rd – 100m butterfly

Luke Manderson
3rd – 100m backstroke

Justin Wang, R Wheeler, Mun Chi Jager, and Luke Manderson
1st – 200m medley relay

George Zhang, Rylind Wheeler, Mun Chi Jager, and Luke Manderson
1st – 200m freestyle relay