Newspaper article Sunshine Coast Daily (Maroochydore, Australia)

Noosa Teen Dives into London Camp

Newspaper article Sunshine Coast Daily (Maroochydore, Australia)

Noosa Teen Dives into London Camp

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Byline: TRAVIS MEYN

EMILY Seebohm, Sally Foster, Meagen Nay.

It's a pretty impressive list of young Australian swimmers.

And probably not a bad group to train with.

Promising Noosa swimmer Brittany Elmslie will get to be the judge of that when she travels to the Australian Institute of Sport in Canberra this weekend.

Elmslie has been selected to participate in a three-day relay camp, designed for developing potential London 2012 Olympic Games swimmers.

The camp will help Elmslie develop her relay skills.

The 15-year-old said she was looking forward to learning from the best coaches in the sport and training alongside the country's most promising swimming prospects.

"They're just teaching us relay changeovers so we get quicker at them so when we make it at the open team we'll already know it," Elmslie said. "I just want to gain knowledge from the more experienced athletes and coaches and pick up on how they train and race.

"Just being around them in general will help me I think. …

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