31 October 2015
regional championships for MSC !
Improving on the medal tally from 2014 over both weekend’s of the East Region Championships held in May Modernian Sc placed 5th overall in the East Region behind such mighty clubs as Hatfield, City of Peterborough, Team Ipswich and UEA Norwich!
At the 15/O championships
the club moved up from 7th last year to equal 6th this year and in
the 14/U championships they moved up a fantastic 4 places from 9th
The club had 50 finals swims with 63 of the total 180 swims overall setting new personal bests.
Oliver Maltby set two new Bedfordshire County Records in the 50 Butterfly (25.97) and the 100m Backstroke (1.00.34) and Becky Burton set a new Bedfordshire County Record in the 50m Breaststroke (33.37).
The club’s most prolific medallist was Chloe Lence wining 3 Gold, 1 Silver and 1 Bronze in her age group. Becky Burton claimed 2 Gold and 1 Silver medal in 3 breaststroke events with Oliver Maltby winning a Gold and a Bronze and Brandon Nabarro a Bronze in the open age group events. Aiyana Lawson won a Gold and 2 Silvers, Tia Wilson a Gold, 2 Silvers and a Bronze and Jamie McCaffray claimed one of each colour in their respective age groups.
The club’s success over the last few years has been phenomenal both on the county stage and also at regional level. These medallists and quite a few other swimmers in the club are now looking towards the British Summer Championships and the Home Nation Championships over the summer.