British Summer Championships 2017
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.