USA Paralympic National Championships 2005

By Rhys Roberts - July 18 2005
USA Paralympic National Championships 2005 Several former Dragons D.S.C. swimmers including current assistant coach David Roberts were competing for Great Britain over the weekend in the USA Paralympic National Swimming Championships in Portland, Oregon.

U.S.A. Paralympic National Swimming Championships 2005 (15-17/07/05)

Mt. Hood Community College, Portland Oregon.

 

Several former Dragons D.S.C. swimmers including current assistant coach David Roberts were competing for Great Britain over the weekend in the USA Paralympic National Swimming Championships in Portland, Oregon.

 

David was competing after returning from an illness. Also competing were Gareth Duke, Liz Johnson, Nyree Lewis and Rhiannon Henry.

 

Their results were:

 

David Roberts:

S7 400m Freestyle 5:16.03 (2nd out of 5)

SM7 200m IM 3:05.85 (2nd out of 3)

S7 100m Freestyle 1:06.47 (1st out of 6)

 

Gareth Duke:

SB6 100m Breaststroke DQ

S6 50m Freestyle 36.46 (1st out of 2)

SM6 200m IM 3:07.21 (2nd out of 2)

S7 1500m Freestyle 23:44.45 (2nd out of 2)

S6 50m Butterfly 38.21 (2nd out of 3)

 

Rhiannon Henry:

S13 400m Freestyle 4:45.53 (1st out of 3)

S13 50m Freestyle 29.59 (1st out of 4)

S13 100m Butterfly 1:08.71 (1st out of 4)

 

Liz Johnson:

SB6 100m Breaststroke 1:43.34 (1st out of 8)

S6 50m Freestyle 43.44 (3rd out of 3)

S6 50m Butterfly 46.97 (3rd out of 3)

 

Nyree Lewis:

SB5 100m Breaststroke 1:53.28 (1st out of 2)

S6 100m Backstroke 1:35.44 (1st out of 2)

S6 100m Freestyle 1:29.31 (2nd out of 2)