Swimming was well-represented amongst the award winners from the 2019 Queensland Sport Awards. In its 25th year, the black-tie audience of close to 700 at the Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre saw 11 Awards presented for Queensland's top on and off field sporting performances in the period October, 2018 to September, 2019 plus three further Service to Sport Awards presented for outstanding service.
Swimming provided three Award category winners on the night with World Swimming Championship gold medal winner Ariarne Titmus adjudged the Queensland Academy of Sport Peter Lacey Award for Sporting Excellence recipient, her coach Dean Boxall the LGAQ Queensland Sport Coach of the Year and junior World Champion swimmer and surf lifesaver Lani Pallister The Courier Mail Channel 7 Queensland Junior Sport Star of the Year.
Congratulations to Ariarne, Dean and Lani for their outstanding achievements. The full list of Award winners can be viewed here.