Gold for Hertfordshire Swimmers

Hoddesdon's Georgina Pryor struck gold at the recent British Gas International Swimming Meet in Leeds. She touched first in the girls' 16/under 50m butterfly in 28.11secs.

Caleb Hughes and Pippa Shuttleworth from Hatfield dominated the junior 1500m freestyle. Shuttleworth won the girls event in emphatic fashion, finishing over nine seconds clear in 17:14.50 and Hughes followed suit in the boys' event, and also finished second overall, in a time of 15:29.96. Hughes also won the men's 18/under 200m freestyle in 1:52.43 and was third in the junior boys' 400m freestyle.