Following the regional short course success last week, the UoB Swimming squad travelled to Sheffield to compete at the BUCS short course competitions. It was a great weekend of swimming, with the six members of the team qualifying for the Swim England national championships across 28 events.
Jess Shaw achieved the following results:
Issy Griffiths swam very well and is ahead of her training schedule:
Eleanor Morris also swam well:
Liam Snook, a swimming scholar:
Will Slawson, who swam last week:
Holly Hildrew, after one and a half years out of the sport:
There were also great swims for the Women’s team as a whole:
Overall, it was a great performance from the whole swimming squad, in a much more competitive field than previous years due to the limit on two swimmers maximum per university rule being lifted. The team came 8th in the final standings, with the Women’s team coming 5th.
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