23 medals for Sharks at Regional Short Course event

Mark McKenna

Over the weekend, Leicester Sharks had 21 swimmmers qualify to race in 77 events at the East Midlands Regional Short Course Championships at Harvey Hadden Centre for Sport in Nottingham!


After a tough weekend of racing, our fantastic Sharks came away with 4 Gold, 14 Silver & 5 Bronze medals!

Luke Stevens was also awarded the Top Male Junior Best Swim (FINA Points) following his impressive victory in the 15 & under 1500m freestyle event!


Our medalists were:


Laurie Devine  3 Silver (50m Freestyle, 100m Freestyle, 50m Backstroke), 1 Bronze (200m Freestyle)

Luca De Zilva  1 Gold (100m Backstroke), 4 Silver (50m Butterfly, 100m Butterfly, 50m Backstroke, 100m I.M.), 1 Bronze (200m Backstroke)

Jacob Mills  2 Gold (50m Freestyle, 400m Freestyle), 2 Silver (50m Backstroke, 100m Backstroke)

Abby Mitchell  3 Silver (50m Breaststroke, 100m Breaststroke, 200m Breaststroke), 1 Bronze (100m I.M.)

Luke Stevens  1 Gold (1500m Freestyle), 2 Silver (200m Butterfly, 400m I.M.), 2 Bronze (200m Freestyle, 400m Freestyle)