Izzy Goodwin, Year 8 English Secondary School Swimming Champion

Congratulations to Izzy for this wonderful sporting achievement

Izzy Goodwin, Year 8 recently competed in the English Schools Swimming Championships (ESSAs) in London. Izzy was selected to represent the North East region after a fantastic end to the swimming season last summer where she secured a Gold and a Bronze medal at the English summer swimming championships.

Izzy performed fantastically well at the ESSAs whilst representing St. Mary’s and secured 3 Gold medals becoming the English Secondary School Champion in in her division in the 200m freestyle, 400m freestyle and 400 Individual medley events!

In order to achieve such success, a swimmer has to demonstrate incredible dedication and commitment as well as natural talent.

Izzy is now training for the British Championships this summer. Fingers crossed for some more fast swimming!