Town swimming duo compete against top talent at champs

    Dan Brice Caitlin Ebbage

    Twelve-year-old Dan Brice and ten-year-old Caitlin Ebbage were Tonbridge Swimming Club’s two representatives at the first weekend of the South East Regional 14 & Under Swimming Championships (SER).

    The event at the long course pool at K2, Crawley, saw them compete in a tough age group against some of the top talent in the country.

    Caitlin swam first in the girls’ category 100m backstroke making it through to the final where she took fifth place.

    Dan was taking part in the next event in the boys 11/12 years 50m backstroke. He swam a personal best (PB) time of 34.75sec, beating his previous PB by 1.31sec, and finished in tenth place overall.