Double Dutch Record for Hendrik in Dutch Nationals

Catherine Ferguson

Congratulations to Hendrik van der Leest,  who has become a Double Dutch record holder as he won his 200m backstroke event in spectaular style at the Dutch SC Nationals in Eindhoven. Hendrik, now the Dutch record holder in both 200m LC and SC events, stormed home in gold medal, record breaking time of 2:05.97.

3 gold medals in 50m, 100, and 200m backstroke events at these nationals along with other medals, are all reported in the news item on 'News from English and Dutch Nationals' .

Congratulations from all at Woking!

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