Annual Mekong River Swim

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Three ISPP Secondary students dominated the winner’s podium in the 18th Annual Mekong River Swim in the Junior Female 10-17 division. Mai, Grade 9, took first place with a time of 13:27, Anna, Grade 10, placed second at 14:35, and Yeelen, Grade 8, came in a very  close third at 14:39.

Ms. Brydie McMullan, Secondary PE Teacher at ISPP, also took the plunge amongst the 122 intrepid swimmers of all ages from 11 to 72 who arrived eager to conquer the mighty Mekong.

The annual event, which was held on Sunday, April 27, is organized by iCAN British School with all proceeds going towards water safety programs run by a local NGO in Battambang.