Para swimmers Yip Pin Xiu and Theresa Goh part ways with coach

Mark Chay takes over training of swimmers ahead of next month's world meet

Theresa Goh (left) and Yip Pin Xiu are determined not to be affected by the uncertain coaching arrangement ahead of next month's world para swimming meet in London. ST PHOTO: ONG WEE JIN
Theresa Goh (left) and Yip Pin Xiu are determined not to be affected by the uncertain coaching arrangement ahead of next month's world para swimming meet in London. ST PHOTO: ONG WEE JIN

With just a month to the 2019 World Para Swimming Championships in London, national para swimmers Yip Pin Xiu and Theresa Goh's medal campaign has hit a stumbling block.

Last month, the swimmers parted ways with their coach of eight months, Han Jun, after deciding that the Chinese national was not the right fit for them.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on August 12, 2019, with the headline 'Yip, Goh part ways with coach'. Subscribe