Kampala Parents School over the weekend scooped 67 medals in the Midland National Inter-primary schools swimming competition.
Kampala Parents School emerged the best with double individual trophies for both girls and boys between ages; 11-12 years.
“We have won 28 Gold medals, 20 silver Medals, and 19 Bronze Medals,” said KPS coach Ronald Mubiru.
Some of the participants who scored highly in different categories’ were; Bah Baraka, Chiara Nansamba, Samuel Karuhura, Adrian Mutyaba, Ariana Komujjoni, Harry Babigumira, Ronald Ntambi, Sanyu Kagugube, Gabby Kanyago, Helga Rutaremwa, Samantha Kajjura, and Paul Wandera.
Midland Group of Companies through Midland Foundation sponsored the event.
Hundreds of swimming enthusiasts flocked to Rainbow International School (RISU) to witness the second edition of the historical swimming event.
The eight schools that took part in the competition included; Green Hill PS, Daffodils school, Seeta Junior School, Golden Berry Schools-ZZ, Kampala Junior Academy, and Taibah School, and Rohan Academy.
Max Kanyerezi, the head of swimming activities at RISU, said the school is determined to put swimming to a higher level and being part of their Corporate Social Responsibility, they are optimistic that if given enough boost, this initiative will yield positive results like restoring the sports pride of Uganda as a whole as well as the participants.
Kampala Parents School now aims at producing the best swimmers in the country to ease the work of the Uganda Swimming Federation (USF) through fetching more medals on both local and international levels.
KPS already has pupils who are on the national team.