Burnley Aquatic swimmers success!

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BURNLEY Aquatic swimmers travelled to Liverpool last weekend to compete in the Lancashire County Championships, and came away with a string of medals and personal bests.

Against tough competition, the local swimmers performed well, as Jamie Sharpley bagged gold in both the 200m and 100m backstroke, and silver in the 200m individual medley.

Robert Bryce won silver in the 200m backstroke and bronze in the100m backstroke, while Thomas Hamer achieved silver in the 1,50m0 freestyle.

Erica Minnozi bagged silver in 100m backstroke, Katie Rennolds won gold in both the 800m freestlye event and the 200m butterfly. and Ella Sheridan swam for gold in the 800m freestyle and silver in the 400m individual medley.

Huge congratulations to go to Sharpley and Rennolds, who have now gained National Qualifying times in the freestyle and backstroke events.