Arena juniors lead where others follow

Arena Swim Club has been named one of the nation’s best for developing athletes.
Arena Swim Club has been named one of the nation’s best for developing athletes.

The club was ranked inside the country’s top 10 as measured by its results in the Australian Junior Excellence Program.

Terry Lalor, national coaching development manager of the Australian Swimming Coaches and Teachers Association, confirmed the club’s standing following his analysis of 2013 results.

The club, for swimmers aged nine to 12, is sending more than 50 athletes to compete in the WA long course championships at Challenge Stadium early next month.