About the project

Dylan is a 16 year old hearing impaired swimmer, who lives in Geelong and swims for the Geelong Swimming Club. Dylan has been selected to Australian team competing in the World Deaf Swimming Championships in Brazil.

This is an opportunity he greatly appreciates and it is a milestone reached on his journey to represent Australia in the Deaflympics in 2021.

We are now raising funding to cover costs for Dylan to compete in Brazil and this covers flights, accommodation and transport, meals and uniforms.

Dylan has attained a number of accomplishments:

• Dylan currently is the holder of 2 Australian S15 (HEARING IMPAIRED ) 16-year-old records: for 100m Breaststroke LC (1:14.61 seconds) and 50m Breaststroke LC (33.51 seconds) in 2019. Dylan also recently applied for the OPEN 400 IM S15 SC Aus Record which he has broken too.

•2017 - 2019 - Competed at a national level (multi class ) LONG COURSE AGE.

•2018 - Competed at AUS OPEN short course multi class and have qualified to do so again in October 2019 in Melbourne.

•2019 - Scholarship from Barwon Sports academy, affiliated with VIS.

•2017 - 2019 - Team member of the Victorian Multi Class development squad.

•2017 - Represented Team Vic at Pacific School Games and Australia School Sports Championships (2018 and 2019).

Please make a tax deductible donation today and support Dylan!

  • Rebecca Hall

    Good luck Dylan, enjoy the opportunity! G4G and make sure you wear your swimmers 😜

  • Michael De Stefano

    Best wishes Dylan, the team at Gartland Property are cheering for you.

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