Shepherd returns with backstroke qualifying time

Shepherd comes third.

Shepherd comes third.

Ten-year-old Duke Shepherd has achieved a country qualifying time for his 50m backstroke in Sydney over the weekend.

The D squad swimmer was joined by Emily Weston Janice Barry and William Highland and competed in Homebush against swimmers across the district. 

Shepherd who is a part of the Goulburn Amateur Swimming Club had been picked for the D Squad where he previously attended training events in Canberra. 

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