The morning session of the day 3 of competition was a good one for Otters 400m Freestyle swimmers who all finished in the top 5 of their age groups. Lex Higlett placed 2nd in the ladies 30/34 yrs (4:50.59), Michael Wake was 2nd in the mens 75/79 yrs (6:41.50). Wade Rimbach (4:45.69) & Pip Bennett (4:53.48) finished 3rd in the mens 30/34 & 35/39 years. Derek Parr 70/72 picked up a Bronze (6:23.90) & Christina Bertucci finished 4th (5:20.09) in the Ladies 18-24 years.
Dave Warren & Derek Parr continued their domination of the mens 45/49 & 70/74 age groups in Session 8 winning the 200 Fly in 2:19.43 & 3:27.55. Pip Bennett medalled in his first ever 200 fly, picking up a bronze in the mens 35/39 age group.
Otter were strong again in the Breastroke. Breast, Kim Liu won the mens 18-24 years 50m in 31.97, with Dontony Gill-Nasadi in 3rd in the same age group with a 34.54. Craig Gillespie (25/29) & Liz Shaw (50/55) finished second in their age groups with times of 31.48 & 43.05. While Enrico got Bronze in the 35/39 with a 33.53
In the final event of the day, the 100m free, Dave Warren (56.58), Peter Kirk (1.04.30), Lex Higlett (1.02.22), Gina Hobson (1.03.80) placed second in their age groups while Stephen Braine & Michael Wake finished 3rd.
For full results from all sessions can be found here