Warren rises to occasion and nets bronze

Warren rises to occasion and nets bronze

Warren rises to occasion and nets bronze

First published in Sport by

SUZANNE Warren gained a bronze medal at the British Para-swimming International, in Glasgow.

The Holland-on-Sea swimmer was competing in her first-ever international event.

However, she was unfazed by the occasion, despite being up against swimmers from across the world and competing in the same pool that will be used for this year’s Commonwealth Games.

Her medal came in the women’s 50 metres backstroke and she qualified for the final with a personal best (PB) time of 58.05 seconds.

The Colchester Phoenix swimmer then took bronze in a time of 59.47s.

It meant she finished third behind Paralympic gold medalists and world-record holders Pin Xiu Yip (Singapore) and Lisette Teunissen (Netherlands).

Comments

Comments are closed on this article.

Send us your news, pictures and videos

Most read stories

Local Info

Enter your postcode, town or place name

About cookies

We want you to enjoy your visit to our website. That's why we use cookies to enhance your experience. By staying on our website you agree to our use of cookies. Find out more about the cookies we use.

I agree