Yoxford: Paralympic swimmer Jessica-Jane Applegate makes a splash with primary school children

Paralympic swimming gold medallist Jessica-Jane Applegate at Yoxford Primary Shool.

Paralympic swimming gold medallist Jessica-Jane Applegate at Yoxford Primary Shool. - Credit: Archant

Paralympic gold medal winning swimmer Jessica-Jane Applegate made a splash when she visited youngsters.

Paralympic swimming gold medallist Jessica-Jane Applegate at Yoxford Primary Shool.

Paralympic swimming gold medallist Jessica-Jane Applegate at Yoxford Primary Shool. - Credit: Archant

She dropped by Yoxford Primary School to talk to pupils, who are currently doing a project on inspiring people. She was also able to offer some advice to children who were using the on site pool.

The Great Yarmouth star won a gold medal at the London Games in the S14 200m freestyle.

The visit was arranged by teacher Mark Yeowell.


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