Lifesaving records!

photo 1Jerome, one of our 7th grade students, is an experienced lifesaver who regularly competes in competitions at the highest level in his age category in France.

This past weekend, he set 3 new National Records of France in his category “Benjamin” in lifesaving swimming:

– 50 meters manikin carry => Jerome’s record is 0’45’’16  (previous record was set in 2001: 0’45’71)
– 100 meters manikin carry with fins => 1’14”46 (previous one set in 2007: 1’17”65)
– 100 meters lifesaver (tow with fins) =>  1’04” (previous one set in 2011: 1’09”

Congratulations to Jerome on these great records!