Singapore, 26 May 2012 – Republic Polytechnic's (RP) Aquatics team won second place for Best Overall Team in the National University of Singapore (NUS) Invitational 2012 with their haul of 13 medals.
Held from 25 to 26 May 2012, the Republic Poly Aquatics team trumped 16 other tertiary institutions, universities and junior colleges such as Temasek Polytechnic, Anglo-Chinese Junior College and Nanyang Technological University to attain two gold, five silver and six bronze medals.
Captain of the RP Aquatics team Diploma in Civil Aviation (R39) student, Muhammad Hazwan Syakir commented, "While it was an unexpected win especially for the Lifesaver event categories, seeing that we managed to achieve this far together as a team gave us great satisfaction."
The Aquatics team ecstatic over their victory.
RP wishes to congratulate the following Aquatics team members for the victory!