Michael Fasching with Siobhan Haughey in 2019 at the South China Athletic Association in Causeway Bay. Fasching credits good parenting and coaching for helping her win silver in the 100m and 200m freestyle at the Tokyo Olympics. Photo: Handout Michael Fasching with Siobhan Haughey in 2019 at the South China Athletic Association in Causeway Bay. Fasching credits good parenting and coaching for helping her win silver in the 100m and 200m freestyle at the Tokyo Olympics. Photo: Handout
Michael Fasching with Siobhan Haughey in 2019 at the South China Athletic Association in Causeway Bay. Fasching credits good parenting and coaching for helping her win silver in the 100m and 200m freestyle at the Tokyo Olympics. Photo: Handout

Tokyo Olympics: Siobhan Haughey, made in Hong Kong – former coaches recall silver star’s early years

  • Five of Haughey’s previous swim coaches in Hong Kong open up about the early development of the city’s first double Olympic medallist
  • Ex-mentor Fasching believes she has an ‘intrinsic’ sense of motivation, while Borja says she ‘was the first and last swimmer in and out of the pool’

Topic |   Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games
Michael Fasching with Siobhan Haughey in 2019 at the South China Athletic Association in Causeway Bay. Fasching credits good parenting and coaching for helping her win silver in the 100m and 200m freestyle at the Tokyo Olympics. Photo: Handout Michael Fasching with Siobhan Haughey in 2019 at the South China Athletic Association in Causeway Bay. Fasching credits good parenting and coaching for helping her win silver in the 100m and 200m freestyle at the Tokyo Olympics. Photo: Handout
Michael Fasching with Siobhan Haughey in 2019 at the South China Athletic Association in Causeway Bay. Fasching credits good parenting and coaching for helping her win silver in the 100m and 200m freestyle at the Tokyo Olympics. Photo: Handout
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