Congratulations to Robin Hood who has been made an officer of the New Zealand Order of Merit (ONZM) for services to springboard and platform diving in the New Year's Honours. Robin has been a long-time friend of Wellington High Performance Aquatics, including hosting several functions for officials at the APAC Diving Championships organised by WHiPA. We wish him hearty congratulations on the recognition of his valuable service as a gold medal-winning athlete through high rank
Congratulations to Anton Down-Jenkins, 2017 WHiPA Lloyd Morrison Pathway to Podium Scholarship Recipient.
Anton Down-Jenkins is 17 years old and in his final year at Wellington High School. He has been part of Wellington Diving Club for nearly 7 years and have been a member of the Diving New Zealand National Squad since 2014.
Earlier this year he was selected to represent New Zealand at two FINA Diving Grand Prix Events in Canada and Puerto Rico, and won two Bronze medals
WHiPA are proud to be supporting Wellington diver Anton Down-Jenkins with a WHiPA Lloyd Morrison Aquatic Athlete Scholarship. Anton Down-Jenkins is 17 years old and in his final year at Wellington High School. He has been part of Wellington Diving Club for nearly 7 years and have been a member of the Diving New Zealand National Squad since 2014. This year he has been selected to represent New Zealand at two FINA Diving Grand Prix Events in Canada and Puerto Rico. At these eve
At a function last night, Wellington High Performance Aquatics presented the 2016 Lloyd Morrison Aquatic Scholarships to local athletes, coaches and officials. WHiPA were delighted to welcome several Wellington Councillors to the function, including mayoral candidates Justin Lester, Jo Coughlan and Nicola Young, along with Simon Marsh and Paul Eagle. The awards were presented by WHiPA Patron Kerry Prendergast. Outstanding young Wellington swimmer, Chelsey Edwards, featured in
Wellington High Performance Aquatics are delighted to be presenting a 2016 Lloyd Morrison Scholarships for Officials to Ann Sissons. WHiPA recognise the valuable contribution that officials make to their chosen sport, and the sponsorship assists them to attend national or international schools or clinics for the opportunity to up-skill. Ann Sissons - Diving Official (Wellington Diving Club) has a long history both nationally and internationally in the sport of diving - first