JENSON Hurrell, Ethan Martin and Nikita Charykin from Thurrock Swimming Club participated in this year’s English Short Course Championships held in Sheffield.
Jenson, swimming in his first national event, continued to improve and set a 1 second best time in the 200m back compared to a month earlier at the Regional Championships.
Ethan Martin swam under 25 secs for the first time in the 50 free. In the 50 back, his speed was superb and just swam outside of his best.
Nikita Charykin qualified for 9 events but swam in 6. He narrowly missed out on the junior 200 fly final a year under age. He set a 5 sec PB in the 200 fly, 2 sec PB in the 400 IM, 3.5 sec in the 200IM, 1 sec in the 100 back, 1 sec in the 100 fly and 1 sec in the 200 back