Fairfield swimmer Andrew Trembath (17) has won the Saddle
Hill Community Board youth ambassador Award.
Board chairman Scott Weatherall said the board awarded $1000
to the year 13 Otago Boys' High School pupil to help fund
some of the cost of representing New Zealand at the Pan
Pacific Swimming Championships in Hawaii in August.
Andrew has also been selected for the youth team to compete
the World Lifesaving Championships in Montpellier, France, in
''He's at the top of his game and a real prospect to
represent New Zealand at the Olympics and Commonwealth
Andrew said he hoped to achieve the board's expectations and
was training hard.
He was pleased with the award and the board's financial help
to get to international competition.