The British Swimming contingent competing at the LEN European Short Course Championships have added silver and bronze to their medal tally that now sits at seven.
Siobhan-Marie O’Connor, who set a new British standard on her way to the 100m Individual Medley final, looked strong through the race as she aimed to stick close to double world champion Katinka Hosszu (HUN), who set a new world record. The National Centre, Bath swimmer touched just behind Hosszu for silver and ahead of Marrit Steenbergen (NED).
Chris Walker-Hebborn put in a strong final to take the bronze medal in the 100m Breaststroke behind gold medallist Radoslaw Kawecki (POL) and silver medallist Stanislav Donets (RUS).
Triple world champion Adam Peaty, who has been nominated for BBC Sports Personality of the Year for the second time running, progressed fastest through to tomorrow’s final of the 100m Breaststroke.
Athletes competing at the LEN European Short Course Championships in Netanya, Israel (2-6 Dec) are:
Luke Greenbank – Cockermouth
Roberto Pavoni – National Centre, Loughborough
Adam Peaty – City of Derby
Liam Tancock – National Centre, Loughborough
Chris Walker-Hebborn – National Centre, Bath
Andrew Willis – National Centre, Bath
Jazz Carlin – National Centre, Bath
Georgia Coates – City of Leeds
Hannah Miley – Garioch
Siobhan-Marie O’Connor – National Centre, Bath