12 July 2019
Rebecca Beal British Masters 2019
Tornadoes of South Dorset swimmer Rebecca Beal had a superb British Masters championships held this year at the Welsh national pool in Swansea. The long course meet was held over 3 days, and started on Friday 14 th June.
Rebecca had entered 3 events, 200 Breaststroke, 100 breaststroke and 200 Individual medley in the 18 to 24 year old age group, and was competing as a 24 year old.
Her first event was on the opening day of the competition. She started with 200 breaststroke, where a great swim saw her lower her entry time to claim the Silver medal.
The following day she started with the 100 breaststroke, where another strong swim saw her claim a Bronze this time. She finished the competition with the 200 Medley. Another great swim saw her climb from her entry of 12 th to finish in 6 th place.
Lead coach Chris Beal praised the 24 year old for her performance levels over the weekend. She improved on all 3 of her entry times, and looked strong in all of the swims. To come away with 2 British championship medals was outstanding.
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