7 Mar 2012

Batchelor picks up another record

6:08 am on 7 March 2012

London Olympic hopeful Sophia Batchelor has broken a long standing record at the New Zealand Age Group Swimming Championships in Wellington.

16-year-old Batchelor from Christchurch, broke Melissa Ingram's 11 year old record for the 200 backstroke, taking almost a second off the old mark.

She now has 18 current national age group records.