Masters Successful First Day at Europeans

Dated: 27 May 2016
Great first day for our Masters at LEN Europeans at London Aquatics Centre

Sharon Burchell suffering from ligament damage in her knee wouldn't let that get in her way and finished an incredible 4th in the 50m Breaststroke. 

Linda Hooker came 13th in the 50m Breaststroke which is an incredible improvement on her seeding of 27th place. 
Valerie McLaren came 14th in the 200m free for her age group 65-70 years! What a super achievement. 
Lisa Mickel post full hip replacement was seeded  39th in her age group 40-44 years 200m Freestyle, Lisa achieved an incredible 3 second PB and finished 19th. Way to go Lisa! 
Sharon Burchell, Linda Hooker, Lisa Mickel and Valerie McLaren are the current British National Relay Champions and swam today in the 4 x 50 Freestyle event, 200-239 years (combined age). The ladies came a respectable 19th. Well done Girls. 
Onwards to tomorrow for another fantastic days competing. We're so incredibly proud of you Ladies #FeelProud #GoCrawley