Club Champs 2018 – Sessions 3 & 4 Gala Report

Well done and congratulations to all swimmers who competed in sessions 3 and 4 of the 2018 Bottisham Swimming Club Championships last week. The events were the 100 and 200 fly, the 100 and 200 back, the 100 free and the 200 breast. There were a huge number of PBs and I suspect also a load of club records (I can’t see yet!). The full results have been emailed out but here is a summary of the medalists:

100m Butterfly
Girls: 10-11: Gold – Ellen H; Silver – Olivia; 12-13: Gold – Luna; Silver – Anouk; Bronze – Katie; 14-15: Gold – Faith; Silver – Anna N; 16+: Gold – Ella G; Silver – Mary O; Bronze – Holly R. Club Champion is Ella G.
Boys: 12-13: Gold – Matteo; Silver – Sam; Bronze – Justin; 14-15: Gold – Thomas; Silver – Oliver M; Bronze – Maurizio; 16+: Gold – George; Silver – Ethan; Bronze – Kieran. Club Champion is George.

200m Breaststroke:
Girls: 9/u: Gold – Lilla; 10-11: Gold – Rebekah; Silver – Lucia; Bronze – Livia; 12-13: Gold -Anouk ; Silver – Katie; Bronze – Rachel; 14-15: Gold – Faith; Silver – Leila; Bronze – Anna N; 16+: Gold – Ruby; Silver – Tara. Club Champion is Faith.
Boys:  9/u: Gold – Dominic; Silver – Freddie B; Bronze – Lewis P; 10-11: Gold – Alex; Silver – Lewis K; 12-13: Gold – Matteo; Silver – Sam; Bronze – Freddy M; 14-15: Gold – Oliver M; Silver – Jack B; Bronze – Patryck; 16+: Gold – Kieran; Silver – Ethan; Bronze – George. Club Champion is Kieran.

100m Backstroke:
Girls: 9/u: Gold – Lilla; 10-11: Gold – Rebekah; Silver – Ellen H; Bronze – Lucia; 12-13: Gold – Luna; Silver – Holly W; Bronze – Mary B; 14-15: Gold – Anna N; Silver – Faith; 16+: Gold – Justine; Silver – Ellen C; Bronze – Ella G. Club Champion is Justine.
Boys: 10-11: Gold – Alex; Silver – Lewis K; 12-13: Gold – Matteo; Silver – Sam; Bronze – Freddy M; 14-15: Gold – Thomas; Silver – Patryck; Bronze – Josh; 16+: Gold – Kieran; Silver – Youri; Bronze – George. Club Champion is Kieran.

100m Freestyle:
Girls: 9/u: Gold – Lilla; 10-11: Gold – Phoebe E; Silver – Ellen H; Bronze – Rebekah; 12-13: Gold – Anouk; Silver – Luna; Bronze – Holly W; 14-15: Gold – Leila; Silver – Sanna; Bronze – Anna I; 16+: Gold – Justine; Silver – Ellen C; Bronze – Holly R. Club Champion is Justine.
Boys:  9/u: Gold – Lewis P; Silver – Dominic; Bronze – Freddie B; 10-11: Gold – Alex; Silver – Lewis K; 12-13: Gold – Matteo; Silver – Sam; Bronze – Zavi; 14-15: Gold – Oliver M; Silver – Thomas; Bronze – Josh; 16+: Gold – George; Silver – Ethan; Bronze – Kieran. Club Champion is George.

200m Butterfly:
Girls: 12-13: Gold – Anouk; 16+: Gold – Ella G; Silver – Mary O; Bronze – Holly R. Club Champion is Anouk.
Boys: 12-13: Gold – Matteo; 14-15: Gold – Oliver M; Silver – Thomas; 16+: Gold – George; Silver – Ethan; Bronze – James. Club Champion is George.

200m Backstroke:
Girls: 10-11: Gold – Phoebe E; Silver – Mya; Bronze – Anoushka; 12-13: Gold – Luna; Silver – Anouk; Bronze – Holly R; 14-15: Gold – Sanna; Silver – Anna I; Bronze – Eleanor; 16+: Gold – Justine; Silver – Ellen C; Bronze – Ella G. Club Champion is Justine.
Boys:  9/u: Gold – Lewis P; 10-11: Gold – Alex; 12-13: Gold – Sam; Silver – Freddy M; 14-15: Gold – Thomas; Silver – Patryck; 16+: Gold – Kieran; Silver – Chris. Club Champion is Kieran.

Thank you so much to all officials and volunteers and especially to Nigel and Mark, our referees, and Carol, our starter. We’re grateful to all of you. See you again next week!

Club Champs 2018 session 2 results

We had a brilliant evening’s racing at session 2 of this year’s Club Champs on Monday evening at ISC in the girls’ 1500m freestyle and the boys’ 800m freestyle. Huge congratulations to the seven girls and ten boys who took on the challenges; nearly everyone swam a PB or set a first time.

Once again we had incredibly close finishes, and the girls’ 1500m went right down to the touch – well done to Nina, who just held off Ellen C to become club champion. In the 800m, well done to Josh who did the double and added the 800m title to the 1500m he took last week.

Here are the medallists:

Girls 1500m freestyle: age 12-13: Gold – Holly W; age 14-15: Gold – Sanna; age 16+: Gold – Nina, Silver – Ellen C; Bronze – Holly R.

Boys 800m freestyle: age 12-13: Gold – Matteo; Silver: Sam; Bronze: Max; age 14-15: Gold: Josh; Silver: Oliver M; Bronze: Thomas C; age 16+: Gold: Youri; Silver: James B.

Huge thank yous to all the parents, swimmers and volunteers who turned out to officiate. The next session of Club Champs takes place on Wednesday 31 October. Have a great half term!

 

Club Champs 2018 – session 1

Congratulations and well done to the ten girls who took on the 800m freestyle and the six boys who took on the 1500m freestyle on Monday night at Impington during the first session of this year’s club champs. Of those sixteen swimmers, eight had swum the same event before, and every single one of those managed a significant PB this year – brilliant work!

The races were remarkably close considering the distances, and here are the results:

Girls’ 800m: age 12/13 – Gold: Anouk; age 14/15 – Gold: Sanna; Silver: Tashie; Bronze: Anna I; age 16+ – Gold: Ellen C; Silver: Nina; Bronze: Ella G. Club champion 2018 is Ellen C, well done!

Boys’ 1500m: age 12/13 – Gold: Matteo; age 14/15 – Gold: Josh; Silver, Thomas C; age 16+ – Gold: Liam; Silver: Youri; Bronze: James B. Club champion 2018 is Josh, well done!

Thank you to all parents and swimmers for volunteering to officiate. See you all again next week, same time and same place, for the reverse long distance.