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Coach's 'exceptional pride' at world record setting swimmer

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The coach of a gold medal winning Paralympian has spoken of his immense pride at seeing him smash a world record.

Swimmer Jordan Catchpole finished the last leg of the 4x100 S14 freestyle mixed relay event to win gold for Paralympics GB on Saturday.

Catchpole, who has autism and lived in Beccles most of his life, has now added Paralympic gold to his collection, having been a two-time European silver medallist and two-time silver and bronze World Championship medallist.

Beccles swimmer Jordan Catchpole. Picture: Antony Kelly.........

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