Alice Bell is swimming as a standard setter*** in the Combination Team Finals event at the London Aquatic Centre. The Copthall community would be very welcome to cheer Alice’s Team in the afternoon session on Thursday 12th May. The British Team will be competing with the cream of Europe, including fantastic routines from Russia and Spain. The Standard Setters will certain
At Tollcross, Glasgow, in the British Championships, Yaron Gerber swam in the 200 Breaststroke Junior Final yesterday evening and was second in 2:19.84. Following his first place (and PB!) in the 100 Breaststroke Junior final earlier in the week, this completed a very successful competition for him.
The British Swimming Championships are currently being held at Tollcross, Glasgow. Many congratulations to Barnet Copthall's Yaron Gerber who won the Junior 100 breaststroke final yesterday with a 1:04.16.
"We've had some sunshine the past couple of days but rain this morning and more high winds. Chasing pull buoys and kick boards across the poolside whilst checking swimmers split times was just one of the challenges this morning. Last full day Wednesday then back home. Lots of tired swimmers but hopefully satisfied with their work in preparation for European Masters competition in May."