Tsunami Swimming Center Saipan swimmers and officials pose for a group photo before the competition in the Tokyo Junior Sprint 2018 held at the Tatsumi International Swimming Arena in Japan early this month.
Asaka Litulumar waits for the start of her preliminary race.
Ashley Dangol is shown on the TV screen receiving her fourth place award in the 50m butterfly event.
Kouki Watanabe prepares to dive.
Isaiah Aleksenko, right, poses with Olympian coach Susumu Oomura.
Nanaka Watanabe adjusts her cap while waiting for the start of the race.
Tsunami Saipan coach Hiro Kimura (blue shirt) meets with his swimmers a day before the competition kicks off.
Thousands of spectators watch the races at the Tatsumi International Swimming Arena.
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