Despite 2021 being yet another year of extremely restricted training and limited competition opportunities, three BSSC Masters have been named in the recently released 2021 FINA World Masters Top 10 Short Course (25m) Rankings. Elizabeth Bellinger (40-44yrs), Sally Winter (60-64yrs) and Alyson Fordham (65-69yrs) all secured multiple world top 10 finishes in their age groups. Sally and Alyson also still feature on the FINA All Time top 10 rankings in their age groups, with Sally having the 9th and 10th fastest ever 200m freestyle swims (short course and long course respectively) and Alyson holding the 8th fastest short course 100m freestyle swim.
FINA World Masters Top Ten Rankings:
- Elizabeth Bellinger: 4th 100m Butterfly, 6th 50m Butterfly, 10th 200m IM
- Sally Winter: 5th 100m Freestyle, 9th 200m Freestyle
- Alyson Fordham: 5th 50m Freestyle