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Kiah Melverton

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Kiah Melverton is an Australian pool and open water swimmer.

Pool Swimming Career[edit]

  • She won a bronze medal at the FINA World Short Course Championships in the 800m freestyle, swimming in 8:16.51.
  • She won double bronze at the 2015 Summer Universiade in the 800 metres and 1500 metres.
  • At the 2016 Australian Swimming Championships, Melverton won bronze in the 400 metre freestyle.
  • In November 2016, Melverton competed in the 2016 Australian Short Course Swimming Championships which acted as selection trials for the 2016 FINA World Swimming Championships (25 m) held in Windsor, Ontario, Canada. At these championships, she earned silver in the 400 metre freestyle and gold in the 800 metre freestyle, earning a national championship and her Australian senior team debut.
  • She qualified 8th for the 1500m freestyle final at the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games on 28 July 2021.

Open Water Swimming[edit]

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