Natasha swims against the world's best

PUBLISHED: 18:25 22 April 2008 | UPDATED: 22:12 26 October 2009

Natasha Brown

Natasha Brown

HATFIELD swimming star Natasha Brown competed against the world s best in Manchester. The WGC teenager swam for the Philippines at the recent World Short Course Championships. Bishop s Hatfield Girls School sixth-former Natasha qualified to swim for the

HATFIELD swimming star Natasha Brown competed against the world's best in Manchester.

The WGC teenager swam for the Philippines at the recent World Short Course Championships.

Bishop's Hatfield Girls' School sixth-former Natasha qualified to swim for the Philippines as her mum comes from there.

She finished 29th in the 50m backstroke in a time of 30.60 seconds in her heat.

Also at the World Championships Brown competed in the 100m backstroke.

Overall she finished in 34th place after clocking a time of 1 minute 5.45 seconds.

These swims gained her selection for the Philippines team to compete in the South-East Asian Games in Thailand in June.


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