A team of 17 Littlehampton swimmers competed in the inaugural English Schools Association Summer Meet with some great results.
Nearly every swimmer swam short course PBs, with new Winter County Competiton qualifying times from Ashton Netherwood (100 breast), Daniel Fernandes (200 back) and Kitty Hogg (50 free & 100 back). Others improved their Winter QTs.
Our medallists were:
- Issy Charnock – Silver 50 fly; Bronze 50 breast, 50 back, 50 free
- Kitty Hogg – Silver 50 fly
- Lewis Jones – Gold 50 free & 100 back
- Ella Napier – Silver 400 IM; Bronze 100 IM
- Ashton Netherwood – Gold 400 free; Silver 50 back, 100 free, 100 back & 100 fly; Bronze 200 free & 200 IM
- Abi Pendleton – Bronze 100 back
- Stephen Redman – Gold 200 back; Bronze 200 IM, 200 free, 100 fly & 50 back
- Ella Thornburg – Gold 100 free & 100 IM; Silver 50 free & 100 back; Bronze 200 breast
To top it all a group of our swimmers won the ‘Best Team Photo’, their award some ESSA towels!
With huge thanks to out coaches and team managers Tamsin, Bernie, Sam, Lucy & Jane.
Congratulations also to Archie Strowger who swam two great PBs at the Havant & Waterlooville Swim Out of Your Skin Meet. Archie won the 400 IM and came 6th in the 200 free securing his Winter QTs in both.