A great first weekend of the BAGCAT East Regional Championships 2013 saw some great swimming from the five Swimmers who competed.
Megan Pirrie won a silver medal in the 200m Fly just missing her National Qualifying Time by around a second, she followed that up with 5th place in the 100m Fly again going close to her NQT as well as 7th place in the 200m IM and a top 30 finish in the 200 freestyle.
Ben Garratt produced two top 8 finishes in the 400 IM (8th) and the 100m Freestyle (7th) as well as 13th place in the 200 Backstroke.
Aimee Abrey had some solid swims with a Personal Best in the 100m Freestyle, she also competed in the 200m IM and 200m freestyle.
Emily Jelfs had a lightning start in the 100 freestyle producing a PB and a top 25 finish in one of the most competitive events.
The girls 4 x 100m Medley Relay Team of Aimee Abrey, Grace Rayner, Megan Pirrie and Emily Jelfs swam to a 13th place finish with some great racing and take overs, all showing great commitment and team spirit.
A full report will be produced after the second weekend of 8th/9th June – some photos are available on our facebook page with more to follow after the second weekend.
Megan Pirrie – 13 Year Old Girls 200m Butterfly Silver Medal Winner