Maddie Drury (14) of Hailsham Swimming Club is leading the South East Region Open Water series in the under 16 age group category, after an amazing swim in the Brighton Pier to Pier event on 12th July 2014.
She was the first junior competitor across the finish line and came third place overall.
Maddie continued her excellent form into the following weekend of racing, winning the girls 1500m South East Region Open Water Championships in Chichester on 19th July 2014. This performance qualifies her for the National Championships in Sheffield on 3rd August 2014.
The club would like to wish Maddie the best of luck and congratulate her on this high level achievement.