Lincoln Wins 7th NSA Cup!

Our Lincoln Swimmers were dominant in the 7th Nepal Swimming Association Cup on September 18 & 19 at the Satdobato Swimming Complex, winning the overall championships and setting a number of school and national records along the way.

On day one, Ugyen finished 3rd in the 200 IM, while Tisa won the 200 free. In the 50 fly events, Atreya struck silver, while Tisa again one gold in the 13-14 category. In the 15-17 boys and girls categories, Ugyen won the 50 fly, breaking the school record with a time of 29.85, with Dane finishing 3rd. As for the girls, Ayushma, Oshina and Akshara swept the podium in a Lincoln 1, 2, 3. Tisa also broke her own national record in the 100 meter breaststroke, winning with a time of 1:25.82. Likewise, Alex broke his 2nd national record, setting the new 100 meter backstroke mark at 1:10.93.

Oshina and Ayushma finished 1-2 in the open women’s 100 Backstroke, while Tisa claimed yet more golds in the open 50 Breaststroke and 100 Free. Ayushma and Oshina again finished 1-2 in the open women’s 50 fly. Lincoln were also triumphant in the mixed 200 free relay, breaking the school record with a time of 2:04.87 seconds.

At the awards ceremony, Alex and Tisa were honored with awards for breaking two national records each, while Tisa was selected as the Most Valuable Swimmer of the championships with a total of 12 golds and 1 silver medal! Niharika was also selected to represent Nepal in the Asian Indoor Games. Congratulations to all our swimmers!