St George’s swimmers lapping up success

THREE St George’s Preparatory pupils have made their mark in South African swimming, with each of them ranked top nationally in their specialist age-group strokes.

The swimmers are Jessica Beukes (Grade 6), Alexia Young (Grade 4) and Jamie Bulbring (Grade 4).

Beukes is ranked first in the 12-year-old division 400m freestyle and 200m breaststroke; Young is tops in the 10-and-under 50m butterfly and 50m freestyle, and Bulbring heads the list in the 10-and-under 50m breaststroke.

In addition this year, Beukes and Bulbring were awarded Eastern Province colours for biathlon and swimming, while Young received EP swimming colours.

St George’s Prep was also awarded the trophy for the winning co-ed school in Port Elizabeth following a series of inter- school galas held throughout the year.

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