South Area Spring Para-swimming Event

 

South Area Spring Para-swimming Event was held on 12th March, at Horfield Pool, in Bristol.  The competition is open to Para-swimmers from all over the South of England and the West Midlands. Chippenham ASC had Jamie Edwards compete at this competition. Jamie raced in all four strokes over 100m and won 2 medals, 1 silver and 1 bronze, a great achievement. His results were;

100m Backstroke      2nd - Silver Medal        (2nd position in British Disability Points)

100m Breaststroke    6th                                 (5th position in BDP)

100m Butterfly          3rd - Bronze Medal       (3rd position in BDP)

100m Freestyle         5th                                  (5th position in BDP)

Well done Jamie, great results.

The next big event for Jamie is at the end of April, he has entered into the British International Para-swimming competition at Sheffield.  Jamie has qualified for all 8 races open to him. Good luck Jamie.

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