Andy Banks representing GB at the European Championships

Andy Banks is one of 31 swimmers that is in Sardinia this weekend representing GB at 5th European DSISO Championships.

"Selected and managed by  Down  Syndrome Swimming GB  (DSS-GB) the British Team  is set to   improve on its 2017  European  ( Paris , France and  2018  World Championship  ( Truro, Canada successes , with GB taking 43 medals as 2017 European Champions and placing second on the medal table in 2018. 

Over 100 swimmers are expected from from 16 countries, which include Croatia, Denmark, Russia, Spain, United States, and Italy." - (UK Sports Association for People with Learning Disability)

So far Andy has raced to Gold in the 4 x 200 Freestyle relay with his team-mates. 

For more information about the GB Team, the Championships and for results, visit the DSS-GB website or follow them on Twitter @DSSGB1

Go Andy!