03 April 2018
As well as it being Easter Weekend, it was Long Course Weekend for competing Poole Swimming Club swimmers! While a number of their PSC team-mates were at Millfield TYR Invitational Meet, a group of fourteen PSC swimmers hopped over to Portsmouth for the Portsmouth Northsea Easter Celebration Meet.
Molly G came home in need of a new medal hook, having earned gold medals in the Girls 12yr old 200m and 400m free and bronze in the 100m and 800m.
Additng to the sweep of Girls 12 yr old freestyle medals, Sheila M took the gold in the 50m free, setting a new Girls 13 yr old Club Record. She again shone in the 50m fly, taking the gold medal.
Meanwhile, Zoe S also swooped a bronze medal for her 800m freestyle swim in the 11yr old event.
In return for his efforts, the Easter bunny delivered multiple medals to Charlie M with gold in the Boys 11 yr old 100m free and silvers in the 200m back, 50m fly, 50m free and 50m back.
Max L made notable time improvements against his seed times across all strokes also achieving the bronze in the Boys 12 yrs 100m freestyle.
Likewise, Jack C made significant improvements against his seed times in his 100m free, 400m free and 800m free, earning himself a Regional time in the 100m free.
In the Boys 17 & over 1500m freestyle, Henry B-R swam solidly into first place, securing the gold medal.
Congratulations to Henry B-R, Fin C, Holly C, Jack C, Kieran D, Liam D, Molly G, Holly H, Max L, Tilly McH, Charlie M, Sheila M, Lucy S and Zoe S for all their effort and achievements at this meet. Our thanks go to Coaches Phil and Sean, all parents and supporters involved with this event and to Portsmouth Northsea for a great weekend of racing.