CITY OF SUNDERLAND NEW YEAR MEET
SUNDERLAND AQUATIC CENTRE
17/18th January 2015
A handful of City’s National Potential squad members who train under the guidance of Leisure Service’s senior coach Andy Pearce travelled to Sunderland to compete in the City of Sunderland New Year Meet.
The meet was the first long course meet of the season and gave swimmers valuable experience in the transition between short course and long course swimming. Results can be found here Sunderland Jan 2015 Meet results
Fifteen year old James Lund once again stole the limelight when he clichéd first place in the longer 1500m freestyle and silver position in the 100m breaststroke. He also positioned fourth in the 50m backstroke in a time of 33.84.
Ilkley’s Francesca Woodman showed her versatility with six top ten finishes in the butterfly, freestyle and backstroke events.
Azura Cairns Poole went on to finish in top ten placings in the 50m and 100m butterfly, 50m and 100m backstroke, 50m freestyle and 200m individual medley.
Fourteen year old Sam Naylor had six top ten finishes in the freestyle and backstroke events his highest placed finish being fourth in the 200m freestyle.
Bringing up the rear was fourteen year old Ellen Winters who acquitted herself admirably with a fourth place in the 50m breaststroke, sixth place in the 200m backstroke, seventh in the 50m backstroke and 10th place in the 50m freestyle.
City of Bradford Swimming Club