Tonga Swimming team arrived to Glasgow 2014

The members of the Team Tonga Swimming for the Commonwealth Games arrived to Glasgow yesterday. The team is made up of James Panuve, Manager; Sarah Prescott, Official; Andy Scott, Coach; ‘Ifalemi Paea; Tongi Li Panuve; Maria Zarka; and Irene Prescott.

 This will be the first time that Tonga will participate in diving where Maria Zarka will attempt. The news from Chef de Mission, ‘Amanaki Fakakovikaetau that all members are well but a bit tired from the long flight.

 The team will visit the pool for some warm up and acclimatisation and will settle for their routine training and practice leading up to their events. According to Takitoa Taumoepeau, Secretary General of Tonga CGA (TASANOC), the rest of the members of Team Tonga will arrive to Glasgow by the weekend.


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