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Success For Local Swimmer At European Championships

Swimmer Siobhan-Marie O'Connor from Keynsham wins silver and team gold in the European Championships in London. 

The 20-year-old is in heavy training for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games but still managed to produce impressive performances at the LEN European Aquatics Championships in London.

Siobhan-Marie O'Connor is one of the most successful women on the British Swimming Team having won bronze and gold at the World Championships in 2015 building on the back of her success at the 2014 Commonwealth Games. 

At the London 2016 European Aquatics Championships, O'Connor won gold in the 4x100m medley relay and silver in her own event, the 200m medley. 

The young swimmer has been named as one of Great Britain's 26 athletes in the squad for the Rio Olympic Games this summer.

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