Swim star Hope makes waves in Europe

Lucy Hope (Kelso) GB swimming team.
Lucy Hope (Kelso) GB swimming team.
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KELSO swimmer Lucy Hope is doing the Borders proud at the European Junior Championships in Poznen, Poland.

Representing Great Britain Lucy raced the heat of the 200m backstroke this morning and is fifth fastest going into tonight’s semi-finals. The quickest 10 go through to the final tomorrow night so she’s looking pretty good for that.

Her 4x100m freestyle relay team were second quickest in the heats this morning and will contest the final tonight.