Adam picks up several titles in the pool

Adam Wilson.
Adam Wilson.

Local swimmer Adam Wilson has had an incredible year in the pool, winning a number of titles.

He is the regional and county champion and recently swam for the English Swimming School Association (ESSA) when representing the north east region and also Cramlington Learning Village in the nationals competition, swimming the 200m fly and 200m backstroke.

This month he is competing in the British Summer Nationals – the top 24 in the country – in the 22m fly, 44m individual medley, 200m backstroke, 200m individual medley, and 1500m open water.

He also qualified for the Home Nations in the 1500 freestlye, 100m fly, 400m freestyle, and 100m backstroke.

In the Northumberland and Durham Counties event, he took gold in the 1500m freestyle and 200m backstroke. He also won three other silver medals and four bronze.

In the north east regional finals, it is was gold in the 200m butterfly and three silvers and two bronze medals.