Swimmer Bethany Firth claims silver to add to her double gold in the Rio Paralympics
NORTHERN Ireland swimmer Bethany Firth has added a silver to her double gold at the Rio Paralympics.
The woman from Seaforde, Co Down won second place in the SB14 100m breaststroke.
"I'm so pleased to get a personal best in that event and I'm just over the moon with a silver, " the 20-year-old told BBC Radio 5 live.
"Those girls I was racing against are specialists in breaststroke so to go against them in my 'fun' event was really exciting.
"To come here and get a silver in this event in more than I could've asked for."
Bethany won gold in the 100m backstroke and 200m freestyle gold swims.
She trains with the Ards swimming club.