Guernsey Kristina Neves makes British junior swimming team

Kristina Neves

Guernsey's Kristina Neves has qualified for the British team for July's European Junior Championships.

The 15-year-old broke the island record for the 800m as she came fifth in her heat at the British Championships at the London Aquatic Centre.

Her time of 8:51.58 meant she made the mark needed to swim in Great Britain team for the championships in Antwerp in the summer.

Neves was voted Guernsey's top young sportsperson of 2011.

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