03 March 2014
At the recent ASA East Region Youth
Championships held at Inspire;Luton, Modernian SC swimmers excelled
in the pool!
With two Golds (Oliver Maltby 50Fly, Hayley Alcock 50Fly), five Silvers (Maltby 50Back, Becky Burton 50Breast & 200IM, Nick Stalley 100Breast, Nicola Pasquire 200Free) and 10 Bronze Medals (Maltby 100Fly, Burton 50Fly & 100Breast, Stalley 50Breast, Alcock 50Breast & 200IM, Brandon Nabarro 100Breast & 200IM, Peter Webster 50 & 100Back) the club finished 7th overall in the East Region, going up against some of the best clubs such as Hatfield, City of Peterborough and Team Ipswich.
From 85 swims, 51 new personal best were set and with 23 swims in Finals, 5 new National Qualification times were set. More Bedfordshire County Records were broken than ever before including James Norman (Senior 50Free), Burton (Junior & Senior 50Breast, Junior 50Fly), Webster (Senior 100Back), Maltby (Senior 50, Senior 50 & 100Fly).
Head Coach, Vicky Simpson said ‘ I’m delighted with the results at the Youth Championships. The hard work put in recently on skills and technique is paying off, particularly for our Youth swimmers. I’m now looking forward to the BAGCAT Championships in June for our younger swimmers’