ST. GEORGE’S, GRENADA – Delron Felix has been selected for the 2018 FINA Scholarships Programme, a Programme which provides the opportunity to a limited number of athletes to train and prepare for their participation in regional and international meets. It climaxes with the 14th FINA World Swimming Championships scheduled for December 2018 in China.
Delron departed Grenada on January 2nd 2018 to commence his training.
This opportunity provides Felix with the most suitable training tailored to his specific needs at this critical point in his swimming career, and will receive from FINA, personalized training at a high-performance training centre – the SPIRE Institute located in Ohio.
He will be attached to an international coach especially nominated to guide this program. The selected coach has the experience and knowledge of the top techniques, and will be working with the athlete in order to start planning his way forward to the FINA World Championships.
The specialized training will also assist in Delron’s preparation for major regional and international meets scheduled during 2018, which includes the Carifta Swimming Championships scheduled for March 2018 in Jamaica, CCCAN in June 2018 in Aruba, and the Youth Olympic Games scheduled for October 2018