Turley called-up for ASA England Programmes squad

PUBLISHED: 12:54 30 January 2017 | UPDATED: 12:54 30 January 2017

Hatfield Swimming Club's Luke Turley

Hatfield Swimming Club's Luke Turley

Simon Wilkinson - simon@swpix.com

Hatfield Swimming Club’s Luke Turley has been named in the squad for the ASA England Programmes international meet in Marseille, France.

The young swimmers will compete at the competition in March to gain valuable experience of racing against some of the best up and coming talents in Europe.

The standard of the meet will be high and is to feature a full Olympic swimming programme.

England Programmes Swimming are focussed on the athlete development and this meet forms part of the preparation and development for the British Championships in April and beyond to the summer focus meets.

Grant Robins, ASA England Programmes Swimming lead, said: “This meet provides a great opportunity for swimmers to experience competing on the international stage and allows them to practice their race for the new season.

“During the meet we will be encouraging and reinforcing the British Swimming Team Coaching philosophies and behaviours to assist the athletes with progressing in their swimming careers.”

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