The third race of the Garmin BSJ Open Water Swimming Championship took place in Salina Bay on Wednesday and held under the auspices of the Aquatic Sports Association of Malta.
Andre Camilleri was the outright winner, finishing the two-kilometre race in 25 mins 32 seconds.
Though not his best time from the championship, it was still an improvement from the previous race.
Behind him was Sarah Demicoli, who is still dominating the female segment of the series.
Third out of the water was Stefano Debono Grech, one second behind Demicoli. He was followed shortly after by Bernard Sant.
Contention for third place in the female category was close, with Leah Satariano getting the better of Hannah Cutajar with a gap of just two seconds.
With two races left to go, the overall classification sees Andre Camilleri and Sarah Demicoli top their respective categories.
The final two-kilometre race is scheduled to take place on Sunday at 7.30am, whilst the final race of the Championship – a four-kilometre race will take place on Wednesday, August 19 at 5pm.
Both races will take place in Salina Bay.
Online Registrations are open and can be done via the club’s Website – https://bkarastjoseph.com/index.php?id=178
MEN: 1. A. Camilleri 25.32; 2. Stefano Debono Grech 27.09; 3. Bernarn Sant 28.20.
WOMEN: 1. Sarah Demicoli; 2 Kelsey Borg (28.54); 3. Leah Satariano (29.45).