Made in London – Forged in Sheffield

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By ‘eck, it’s swim up North!

15 swimmers from Senior, Junior (and a very little one from Gold) all went to Sheffield for the weekend to take part in the prestigious Derventio Level One meet – a fantastic meet full of clubs based in the Midlands and with plenty of swimmers from the Universities and sport colleges, including Loughborough, Millfield, Sheffield Hallam and Derventio (which is a Derby based performance squad), 10 swimmers in the boys 16+ age group (average age of 22) swam 100 free in 0:52 seconds. They were amazing and impressive to watch. Continue reading

Bournemouth L2 meet 28/29th March 2015

Bournemouth 2015

Bournemouth 2015

Martin writes: 19 swimmers competed at a high level 2 meet on South Coast in Bournemouth. This was a great opportunity to gain more regional times and compete against swimmers from different counties and regions, which we do not normally race.

Total Medals 27

  • 6x Gold
  • 12x Silver
  • 9x Bronze
Bournemouth 2015

Bournemouth 2015

Congratulations especially to Kirstin Harvie with total of 6 medals out of 6 races (3 Gold, 1 Silver and 2 Bronze).

Total PB’s 52 out of 87 races and many new regional qualifying times. See the full results.

London Youth Games 2015

You might be able to represent your borough at the Balfour Beatty London Youth Games – the largest youth competition in Europe

The competition is for swimmers in years 5 and 6 (Mini Games on Thurs 2 July) and years 7 to 12 (main games on Sat 4 July). To be in the hat for selection you need to let the boroughs you’re eligible for know that you’re interested. To be eligible for a borough you must live or go to school there.