04 July 2019
Sutton & Cheam Summertime Splash meet update :
Last weekend saw 39 of our swimmers - ranging from Dev 2 all the way to Senior Performance squad - head off to compete at the Sutton & Cheam Summertime Splash gala held at Westcroft Leisure Centre , Carshalton. Despite scorching heat we had a fantastic meet with some excellent performances , PB's tumbling and Club Records being broken .
We won staggering 96 medals : 39 gold , 33 silver and 24 bronze 176 new PB's have been achieved 4 new Club Records were broken :
- 3 by Emma Hagberg in the 11 years age group : 50 free in a time of 29.44 100 free in a time 1.05.69 200 free in a time 2.21.29.
- 1 by Ffion Davies in the 10 years age group in 100 fly in a time of 1.30.07.
Special recognition must go to two of our young girls : Emma Hagberg ( 11 years age group ) and Olivia Hill ( 12 years age group ) - both training with JP2 Squad who won 18 events between them with Emma taking 10 golds in all her entered events and Olivia 8 golds and 1 silver .
Our swimmers absolutely dominated the 200 freestyle event with girls coming 1st in 11 , 12 , and 13 years age group - Emma Hagberg , Olivia Hill and Mia Coles respectively , 2nd in 15 years age group - Hebe Stewart-Liddon and 3rd in 10 years age group - Ffion Davies and boys taking 1st and 2nd in the 10 years age group - Ernie Hill and Daniel Metzgen respectively , 1st , 2nd , and 3rd in 12 years age group - Alexandre Virgile , Oliver Cunningham and Alessandro Pozzoli ,1st in the 15 years age group - Elliott Hampton and 3rd in the 14 years age group - Tom Street .
Huge congratulations to all swimmers and coaches - keep up the good work !!! ( as it does pay off ).
Also huge thank you to our officials :Jane , Diletta , Matteo , Eri , Ed , Pippa , Adam , Vincent and Ina who helped running the meet and supported our swimmers and the Club Well done everyone !