Six-medal Norman leads the way for City of Sunderland in Yorkshire Open Masters

Three Over-60 City of Sunderland swimmers impressed in the Yorkshire Open Masters as they prepares for the LEN European Masters Championships in London.

By The Newsroom
Saturday, 28th May 2016, 8:00 am
Sunderland Masters swimmers (from left): Norman Stephenson, Lindy Woodrow and Graeme Shutt
Sunderland Masters swimmers (from left): Norman Stephenson, Lindy Woodrow and Graeme Shutt

Norman Stephenson was in excellent form at the John Charles Pool in Leeds, netting six medals on a memorable day.

He grabbed gold medals in the 50m and 100m breaststroke, 50m and 100m butterfly and the 200m individual medley.

Graeme Shutt claimed gold in the 100m backstroke and 100m medley, and added silvers in the 50m butterfly and 50m backstroke.

Lindy Woodrow managed to secure two silver medals, in the 50m and 200m freestyle.