Aquanova is a swimming club based in East London. Equipped with numerous awards/ trophies we pride ourselves quality service delivery and creating good moraled swimmers. Aquanova was founded in September of 1997, under the umbrella of the Cambridge Junior School Academy, by the founding members Trish Viljoen, Merle Korte, Lionel Smeeton, Rob Poulton, Janet Van Huyssteen, Roger King and Lyn Shone. It has since grown to flourish. With well equipped staff and hard working students, Aquanova continues to create success. We cater for swimming, synchro, open water swimming and biathle.
2017 Aquanova Gala:
Buffalo City Aquatics Prize Giving:
The Aquanova light was shining bright at the Buffalo City Aquatics Prize Giving for the 2015/2016 season. Numerous of our swimmers were rewarded for their hard work and achievement during the season by receiving trophies on the night.
The following Aquanova swimmers received trophies/awards :
BCA Champs 2015:
Alexia Velde - Junior Girl 50m Backstroke
Amber McConnachie - Senior Girl 400m Freestyle
Bathandwa Dyantyi - Senior Girl 800m Freestyle
Chloe Velde - Senior Girl 50m Backstroke
Chloe Velde - Senior Girl 100m Backstroke
Chloe Velde - Senior Girl 200m Backstroke
Chloe Velde - Senior Girl 200m IM
Khanya Jack - Senior Girl 200m Butterfly
Madison Malherbe - Junior Girl 800m Freestyle
Sage Phillips - Junior Girl 200m Breaststroke
Tayla Botha - Junior Girl 100m Backstroke
Tayla Botha - Junior Girl 200m Backstroke
Tayla Botha - Junior Girl 200m Freestyle
Tayla Botha - Junior Girl 400m Freestyle
Tayla Botha - Junior Girl 1500m Freestyle
Tayla Botha - Junior Girl 100m Butterfly
Tayla Botha - Junior Girl 200m Butterfly
Tayla Botha - Junior Girl 200m IM
Tayla-Jade van Huyssteen - Senior Girl 400m IM
Matthew Moss - Junior Disabled Swimmer of the Year
Top Achievers at BCA Champs 2015 according to points earned:
Senior Male Swimmer:
Damian Fourie - 1st (153 points)
Teko Khetse - 2nd (148 points)
Junior Female Swimmer:
Alexia Velde - 2nd (157 points)
Tayla Botha - 1st (160 points)
Senior Female Swimmer:
Bathandwa Dyantyi & Chloe Velde - 2nd (154 points)
FINA Season Points:
Chloe Velde - 1st (3 816 points)
Bathandwa Dyantyi - 3rd (3 075 points)
Alexia Velde - 4th (2 584 points)
Khanya Jack - 5th (2 574 points)
Matthew Moss - Heart of BCA Award
Well Done to all our swimmers. You made Aquanova proud.
SA Laser Run and Triathle Champs 2016:
The SA Triathle and Laser Run Champs took place in Bela-Bela, Limpopo on 26 and 27 June 2016. This well organized event was hosted by the Limpopo Modern Pentathlon Association at Forever Resorts, Bela-Bela.
Aquanova Aquatics was represented by Tiffany Scott in the Triathle Champs and at the Laser Run by Tiffany Scott and Tiny Majambe.
Tiffany Scott was selected to represent South Africa at the upcoming Triathle World Championships in Sarasota, Florida, USA on 21 to 23 October 2016.
Tiffany Scott and Tiny Majambe were selected to represent South Africa at the upcoming World Laser Run Championships in Lisbon, Portugal from the 1 to 4 September 2016.
Well Done to Tiffany and Tiny. You made AQUANOVA proud.
Good luck for the World Champs.
SA Biathle Champs 2016:
The SA Biathle Champs took place in Bela-Bela, Limpopo on 25 June 2016. This well organized event was hosted by the Limpopo Modern Pentathlon Association at Forever Resorts, Bela-Bela .
Aquanova Aquatics were well represented at the SA Champs. Seven(7) of our athletes took part in the different age groups.
Teko Khetsi, Tayla Botha, Tiffany Scott and Sheree Brandt were selected to represent South Africa at the upcoming World Championships in Sarasota, Florida, USA on 21 October 2016.