Leander wins second round of MK League

MKLge14Rd2Stephen Baker writes: Leander juniors were too strong for their rivals in the second round of the MK League, Div 2  at Aylesbury.  What made this performance so good was that we were effectively fielding two teams on the day with many swimmers at the London Youth Games.

Out of 49 events, Leander was first in 18 and second in a further 14. Really pleasing was that we had only 2 disqualifications and those from gala debutants. Of the 17 relays we won 8 (could have been 9 but for a DQ).  This is a real measure of strength in depth and a great credit to the swimmers and coaches.  Continue reading

Wandsworth Borough Champions!

WandsBorChamps14At the Wandsworth Borough Championships, Leander won the Combined Team, the Boys’ Team and the Girls’ Team Trophies. Check out the trophy cabinet at Ernest Bevin in the next couple of weeks to view the trophies.

In Lorraine’s words “it was a great meet, and we won it by a country mile.’ :-)

Thanks to all the swimmers and helpers who turned up, despite swimming late into the evening on Saturday at the Surrey Development meet.

Read the results for Sunday morning and Sunday afternoon,WandsBor14CapsCups1