Hatfield’s Louise Fiddes Makes Tokyo
Local Champion to make Paralympic Debut: Hatfield Swimming Club Para Swimmer Louise Fiddes is selected for Tokyo 2020
Louise Fiddes became a world champion on her World Para Swimming Championships debut in London in 2019, claiming 100m Breaststroke title – a year after winning the same event at the European Championships. Fiddes also took 200m Individual Medley bronze and finished fourth in 200m Freestyle in an eye-catching start at Worlds level. She had previously rounded off the 2018 World Para Swimming World Series with the overall female title, having claimed a trio of bronze medals at the Sheffield leg to ensure selection for the team for the European Championships in Dublin.
Fiddes’ European debut brought her four medals, including 100m Breaststroke title and three bronzes, in the 200m Freestyle, 100m Butterfly and 200m Individual Medley events.