GB syncho team train ahead of World Championships
23 June 2011
The British Gas Great Britain Synchronised Swimming team trained at Surrey Sports Park this week ahead of the World Championships in China later next month.
The 11 athletes have already tasted medal success this year with bronze at the European Champions Cup something which will push them to perform on the next level in Shanghai.
The seven-day competition will see athletes competing in all events including the Solo, Duet, Team and Combo.
This is the second time that National Performance Director Biz Price has sent a full contingent to a World Championships and they will be looking to continue the momentum that has seen them improve their world rankings and secure home places at the Olympic Games.
The FINA World Championships take place in Shanghai, China between 16th – 31st July.
Swimming takes place between Sunday 24th – Saturday 31st July.
Diving takes place between Saturday 16th – Sunday 24th July.
Synchro takes place between Sunday 17th – Saturday 23rd July.
Open Water takes place Tuesday 19th – 23rd July.
The British Gas GBR Synchronised Swimming Team comprises of: