ONB County Championships 2022 & Further Successes

Lewis Baybutt

ONB County Championships 2022

Maxwell Swim Club saw their highest position ranking since 2012, reclaiming the Top Junior Club (13 Year and under) by 120 points clear of the second place club. The overall standings saw Maxwell finish 2nd by less than a 100 points behind the winning club.

The club finished with an amazing 197 medals (80 golds, 59 silver and 58 bronze) with over 200 top 8 finishes across the 5 weekends of the county championships, completing 9 Open Age group wins and 24 top 3 open finishes, rounding off with 8 Junior Age group wins (16 years and under) and 17 top 3 finishes.

Finally, the club won 8 relay medals across the weekends to finish off a fantastic county championships.

Further Successes

Over the course of the past 12 months, the stellar performances from the swimmers have seen Imogen Walton, Poppy Baybutt, Rowan Cyster Kenji McDade, and Hollie Whaymand qualify for British Selection Trials in April.

Further to this, Hollie Whaymand and Poppy Baybutt have been selected to swim for the South East Region Team who will compete at the prestigious England Schools Swimming Association Inter-Divisional Championships. Hollie also won the 200m Breaststroke, and came 3rd in the 400m Individual Medley.

Club Support Membership

We'd like to extend a very big thank you to all of the volunteers who have signed up for roles with us recently whether it be taking on day-to-day roles, volunteering at our recent splash gala or Maxwell Meet. Club Support membership numbers have seen a very good increase, thank you to everyone who has supported the club in any form.

If you would like to get involved in supporting the club, get in touch with Administration via [email protected]