T'auren Moss strikes gold in 50 fly at Florida swimming championships

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November 28, 2011

T'AUREN Moss did what many Bahamian swimmers dream of doing - to win a medal at an international swimming event.

Not only did he win a medal, but he won the coveted gold medal, demonstrating he is at the top of his age group in the 50 meter butterfly.

The 16-year old St Augustine's College student and member of the Sea Bees swim club travelled to Plantation, Florida, to compete in the annual Florida Gold Coast Winter Swimming Championships where teams from Florida and the Bahamas took part.

Moss led the pack in the 50m fly, swimming a preliminary time of 23.24 seconds, shaving a whopping 6.67 seconds from his seed time of 29.91 going into the race.

Moss dominated the finals, dro ...

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News date : 11/28/2011    Category : Tribune Stories

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