We are proud of one of our pupils, Marc Hinnawi, going into Grade 11 in September.
Flash Quotes – Boys’ 1500m freestyle: HINNAWI (ISR) – gold
UTRECHT, 18 July – Comments from Marc HINNAWI (ISR) after winning the gold medal in the boys’ 1500m freestyle in the swimming competition at the European Youth Olympic Festival Utrecht 2013 at De Krommerijn on Thursday.
Result: gold – Marc HINNAWI (ISR, 15:33.72), silver– Nicolas D’ORIANO (FRA, 15:39.66), bronze – Andrea MANZI (ITA, 15:46.49).
Marc HINNAWI (ISR) – gold
On his race and the whole tournament:
“I feel amazing about my race. It is my second gold medal, so it couldn’t be better. Also, this was my sixth Israeli youth record in total. Thereby, I also swam the qualifying time for the 1500m freestyle for the European swimming championships in Berlin next year.”
On his forthcoming competition:
“Next week, I will compete at the European junior open water championships in Kocaeli, Turkey. I will swim the 5000m there, and my only aim is to win another gold.”