Last weekend’s gala

Thank you to all the swimmers and spectators who took part in last weekend’s Early County Qualifier gala. Particular thanks go out to all the officials and volunteers who kept events running smoothly over the two days.

There will be two more days of action at our Last Chance Qualifier meet on 16 and 17 December at Fullwell Cross.

In the meantime you can see the full results from last weekend below:

full results lbrsc oct 2017

Introducing our latest Jack Petchey Award winner…

Congratulations to Teijan who is the deserving winner of this month’s Jack Petchey Achievement Award. Teijan, who is seen here being presented with her award by coach Ben Jobson, was recognised for being an excellent role model and always working hard in training. She plays a major role in leading land training and warm ups for the Academy Squad.

Well done Teijan!

Late Summer Award Winners

Well done to the following 12 swimmers who have been awarded with numerous certificates over the past few weeks. Keshuv, Arda, Toure, Kausimaye, Ellie, Dylan, Jenica, Jevin, Larna, Muhammad, Mahran, Eliza, and Riaz are all making excellent progress as they Learn to Swim.

 


Kieran’s Turkish Adventure

London Borough of Redbridge’s Kieran Holdbrook had a busy summer representing Great Britain in the 23rd Summer Deaflympics. The event took place in Samsun, Turkey in July. His performances culminated by finishing as 5th in the final of 400m Individual Medley with a total of 16 seconds improvement on his previous personal best time.

What a fantastic achievement Kieran!