European Records Smashed by Hatfield’s Chris Dunn

  • February 6, 2016

Congratulations to our Masters swimmer Chris Dunn, who broke an amazing 5 European Records and 7 British Records, in the 70 to 74 Men’s age group, at the South East Region Long Course event held at K2 Crawley on the 23rd and 24th January.

This outstanding achievement included European records set in the 400m freestyle, 400m IM, 200M freestyle, 200m IM and 800M freestyle events. Chris also gained British records in the above as well as the 50m freestyle and 100m freestyle events.  Chris’ impressive times can be seen below and he received a well deserved news item on the ASA East Region website here.

  • Chris Dunn 70 Hatfield    5:13.26            400 free   European record
  • Chris Dunn 70 Hatfield    29.70               50 free     GB record
  • Chris Dunn 70 Hatfield    6:23.93            400 IM     European record
  • Chris Dunn 70 Hatfield    2:27.42            200 free   European record
  • Chris Dunn 70 Hatfield    1:05.59            100 free   GB record
  • Chris Dunn 70 Hatfield    2:56.26            200 IM     European record
  • Chris Dunn 70 Hatfield    10:50.20          800 free   European record

Well done Chris on these superb performances!

Credit must also go to Chris’ new coach George Knight who has been doing some great recent work with the Masters section of Hatfield SC.