Wild and Maine lower PBs to reach final

24 Aug 2017

Cassie Wild and Anna Maine lowered their personal bests in the 100m Backstroke on their way to the final on the first day at the World Junior Championships. 

Wild finished in seventh place overall and touched in a time of 1:00.58 while Maine qualified in eighth place after finishing in 1:00.71.

In the men's 100m Backstroke, Nicholas Pyle equalled his personal best as he qualified for the final in eighth place with a time of 55.48. 

The British Team consists of:

Elliot Clogg - City of Sheffield 

Nathan Hughes – National Centre Loughborough

George Clough - Warrender         

Brodie Williams - Millfield            

Cameron Brooks-Clarke - City of Sheffield

Nikki Miller - East Kilbride             

Anna Maine - Woking     

Harrison Coulter - Stockport Metro

Annabel Guye-Johnson - Royal Tunbridge Wells

Alexandra Waller - Heart of Midlothian   

Freya Anderson - Ellesmere College Titans

Nicholas Pyle - Newcastle Swim Team

Luke Turley - Hatfield SC

Emily Large - Newcastle Swim Team        

Keanna MacInnes - Heart of Midlothian                 

Cassie Wild - Ellesmere College Titans

Amy Bell - City of Sheffield

Callum Smart - City of Oxford

Jacob Peters - Poole

Katie Robertson - South Ayrshire               

Ciara Schlosshan - City of Leeds  

Lewis Burras - Southport / Hamilton Aquatics (Dubai)