Monthly Archives: July 2017

British Summer Championships 2017

Lija wins Bronze 15yrs Backstroke at British Summer Championships

Lija wins Bronze
15yrs  50m Backstroke at British Summer Championships

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Lija and Manfred at the British Summer Champs

Lija and Manfred at the British Summer Champs

Manfred  and Lija have just returned from Sheffield after some great performances,

15 year old Lija swam the 100m Back finishing 20th with a 1.07.59 and then Improved her performance in her preferered distance of 50m Backstroke qualifying for the final with a 30.35, In the fnal Lija  did a fantastic start sprinting  to a Bronze with a surperb swim in 29.92

15 year old Manfred had qualified in three events, he started off also with 100m Backstroke  which he swam strongly finishing in 17th with good pb of 1:02.17. His next swim was 100m Butterfly in which Manfred showed great strength, technique and determination qualifying for the final with a pb by one and a half seconds of 59.21, in the final Manfred had a brilliant start and powered to 6th position with yet another pb of 58.97, then it was 200m Backstroke which again he showed fine form and strength finishing in 14th in 2.15.47

This Wednesday Manfred returns to Sheffield for the English Nationals.

 

 

Brilliant Bethany at National Junior Para Swimming Champs, Sunderland.

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On the weekend of 24th /25th June, 14year old Bethany  Levett travelled to Sunderland to swim in the National Junior Para Swimming Championships 2017 in the S9 Classification.

This is part of the English Federation of Disability Sport, and she did us proud. winning a set of medals.

100m Freestyle  1st winning Gold  in 128.54,  100m Back  2nd  winning Silver in 1.41.56 ( 2 sec pb)  and 200mIM 3rd  winning Bronze in 4.06.58 (11sec pb)     Well Done Bethany.