22nd July 2023

Poyraz at the Regional Swimming Gala

Poyraz at the Regional Swimming Gala

Poyraz in Year 6 recently too part in a regional swimming competition. The Gala was held in Basildon and organised by RTSC, Swim England. There were hundreds of children from seven different boroughs of London. 

 

Poyraz is a member of the London Borough of Redbridge Swimming Club. He joined seven races and had four medals (one gold, two silver and one bronze) in his age group.

 

But it was not easy. He has a 12.5 hours per week training program. He wakes up at 5 am on Mondays to join the training session which starts at 5:30am. All other training sessions are after school and last 2 hours. He swims several miles in every session.