THE FLATS – Georgia Tech swimming & diving freshman Darren Lim represented his country of Singapore this week at the 2018 Asian Games, as the Yellow Jacket won a bronze medal in the 4×100 meter free relay event to highlight his two days of competition in Jakarta-Palembang.
The 2018 Asian Games run from Aug. 19 to Sept. 2.
In his first event representing Singapore on Wednesday, Lim recorded a time of 49.67 as the anchor leg for the 4×100 meter free relay team to finish third overall with a national record time of 3.17.22.
On Thursday, Lim raced in the men’s 100 meter free, touching the wall in a time of 50.01 to finish fifth in his heat and just outside of the top 10 with an 11th-place overall finish for the sprint free event.
Lim and the Yellow Jackets will start their 2018-19 season with the White vs. Gold Intrasquad meet on Friday and Saturday, Sept. 28-29, at the McAuley Aquatic Center.
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