St. Mary's Secondary School, Ballina

Emma Hughes wins Gold!

Emma Hughes takes home two National Gold Medal
Emma Hughes wins Gold!

Congratulations to Emma Hughes who swims with Ballina Swimming Club. Emma trains for over 9 hours per week and towards end of the school term Emma had qualified for the Irish National Division 2 Championships which where held in the University of Limerick with 96 clubs and over 870 athletes taken part in July.

Emma qualified to swim in 7 individual events but decided to enter into 6 events, the 100m Freestyle, 50m Freestyle, 400m Freestyle, 200m IM (individual Medley), 200m Butterfly and the 100m Butterfly.

Emma Had a very successful weekend of swimming achieving personal best times in all 6 events and making two finals where Emma took home a national Gold medal for the girls 100m Butterfly and a National Silver medal for the girls 200m Butterfly event.

Well done to Emma and her mentors at the Ballina Swimming Club.

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