England team qualify for Baku 2015 European GamesFebruary 16, 2015
Athletes from the England Talent Synchronised Swimming Squad have reached the Baku 2015 European Games in after a successful qualification competition in Istanbul.
Competing as Great Britain, they finished fifth overall after impressive performances throughout the weekend.
The team secured bronze after receiving 76.8667 points in the Team Free and a combined score of 145.2408 to finish third behind Belarus (152.3318) and France (149.9497).
The routine, which was swum to a theme of magic, showcased the athlete’s speed and strength in the water and their hard work to improve their elements.
Genevieve Randall and Jodie Cowie finished sixth in the Duet with a combined score of 144.3002. Randall also took to the water in the Solo and finished in seventh place with a combined total of 144.3197.
Jorja Brown was the highest placed English athlete in the Figures, finishing seventh with 72.354 points.
The European Games takes place from 12-28 June 2015 in Baku, Azerbaijan.
England Team competing in Istanbul
- Genevieve Randall
- Emma Critchley
- Jodie Cowie
- Hannah Randall
- Jorja Brown
- Phoebe Bradley-Smith
- Esme Lower
- Lara Hockin
- Rebecca Richardson
- Danielle Cooper