SUSF Elite Athlete Program (EAP) scholarship holder Zoe Whitfield has taken out the female category of The Sydney Morning Herald 2014 Cole Classic on Sydney’s Northern Beaches.

Competing in the Dee Why to Manly 9km swim on Sunday, Whitfield won the female category and placed fifth overall. She finished the course in 1 hour, 43 minutes and 38 seconds.

The Bachelor of Veterinary Science student at The University of Sydney was then a late entry into the 2km swim, and she showed no signs of tiredness to win the event for her age group (20-24) and finish 12th overall with a time of 23 minutes and 25 seconds.