Forster to host short course championships

Local contingent: Forster's Dane Jeffery and Claire Van Kampen will join other national swimmers at the championships.

Local contingent: Forster's Dane Jeffery and Claire Van Kampen will join other national swimmers at the championships.

Forster will be the venue for the southern section of the Swimming North Coast Short Course Championships on Saturday June 17 and Sunday June 18. A total of 804 entries have been received for the event, an increase on last year. The championships are held in two venues and the results merged to get a result in each event.   The northern section will be held at South Tweed indoor pool. Clubs represented include Forster, Taree, Wingham and Gloucester.