Sophie breaks record


COLLINGHAM swimming sensation Sophie Taylor is celebrating after breaking the Yorkshire Swimming Association Junior Record for the 50 metre breaststroke.

The superb feat was achieved at the British Gas ASA National Championships, held at Sheffield last week.

Sophie is a member of the City of Leeds swimming club.

She swam a big personal best time of 33.20 seconds beating the old record set in 2004 by 0.28 seconds.

The 15-year-old added this record to the one for the 100 metre breastroke she set back in April.