adventurous and very ambitious especially when it comes to my
swimming, also I'm a determined person when it comes to
completing my swimming goals. I'm pretty shy at first but when I
loosen up I become crazy and one of my first priorities is to
make my friends laugh or smile. Lastly I'm a very straight
What side or
character of yours that would most likely surprise others?
That I'm only 13.
What age did
you start swimming? What brought you to the sport of swimming?
competitively swimming when I was 4. I had mild asthma and my
parents used swimming as a form of medication I suppose, but
only to find out I was destine to be a competition swimmer.
early years of swimming, have you ever thought that you will
reach where you are now today as a swimmer? Why?
Yes, because ever
since I was a young child I had high goals for my swimming and
I've always achieved them.
What do you
think are the factors that make you a successful swimmer?
an naturally athletic person and have always been very tall for
my age and also I have been blessed throughout my career with
the most supportive and loving parents and the best and the most
long suffering bunch of coaches that a swimmer could ever ask
What is your
most memorable experience as a swimmer?
for the 2016 SEA age group games in Thailand having only been
back training for 3 months.
being a Summer Olympian, what is (are) your other goal(s) as a
qualified to represent the Philippines in the 2016 SEA age group
games in Thailand my next goal is to win gold at the SEA age
group games and after that to represent the Philippines in the
2018 Youth Olympics games in Argentina.
Was there ever
a time that you thought of quitting swimming? Why?
swimming for the whole year of 2015, by that time I had already
been swimming for roughly 8 years and just got tired of it and
needed to take a break.
Who do you
look up to as a swimmer? Why?
routines before and during the meet or before a swim? What are
I always wear my
old red swimming coat, right now it's 7 years old.
some words of wisdom for swimmers who wish to be like you.
more speed that's my creed" - Bhay Newberry
your supporters :
Thank you for
believing in me my Bhaybies! I'll do my very best not to let you
down. Love you all xoxo . - Bhay Newberry (the Filipina Flash)