Leon Macalister Next To Take Down An Aussie Backstroke Age Standard

Photo, courtesy of Swimming Australia

Just days after Kaylee McKeown set a new backstroke age record in the girl’s 14years 200m final, 15-year-old Leon Macalister has followed in her footsteps and set a new Australian Age and all-comers record in the boy’s 100m back final, writes Kathleen Rayment for Swimming Australia

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This Leon Macalister kid could be something special in backstroke if he keeps progressing. He almost broke the 200 back NAG the other day. And he still looks scrawny.

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