Juniors earn ‘Swimmer of the Month’ awards

20:11 31 October 2012

Swimmers of the month at Chard and Dist

Swimmers of the month at Chard and Dist

Archant

Chard & District Swimming Club took part in the recent Somerset Development Meet aimed at young and inexperienced swimmers looking to try to achieve County times for next spring, writes Hannah Pullinger.

Twenty-four swimmers aged 9 and upwards took part over two days, achieving many personal best times and a total of 21 County qualifying times .

Top three medal positions were achieved by: Jess McAuley 9, 50m freestyle, Henry Taswell 11, 50m butterfly, 100m I/Medley, 200m backstroke and I/M, Abi Bonning 12, 50m breaststroke, 100m freestyle, 100m butterfly and 200m I/M, Hope Horsfield 13, 200m I/M, Rory Dyer 14, 200m freestyle, Nathan Roberts 15, 50m and 100m backstroke, 50m butterfly, and Wilf Gosden 17, 100m and 200m breaststroke.

Swimmers taking part were: Girls: Brooke Mathieson, Holly Dickinson, Jess McAuley, Eden McDonald, Xanthe Dyer, Helen and Sarah Underwood, Jess Patch, Abi Bonning, Hope Horsfield, Flo Swan, Mollie Simpson, Marianna Dyer, Lauren Real.

Boys: Ben Webb, Simon Davis, Henry Taswell, Leo Bonning, Joss Copeman, Michael Moulding, Liam Mathieson, Nathan Roberts, Rory Dyer and Wilf Gosden.

●Club Swimmers of the Month for September were Michael Moulding 11 and Abbie Herbert 8 who achieved the most progress points in the September Club Gala.

●If you want to find out more about Chard Swimming Club or are interested in joining we have sessions for age 5/6 upwards at pools in Chard, Axminster, Crewkerne and long course training at Millfield. Please visit our web-site at www.chardswimming.org

Other Sport Stories

39 minutes ago

The Seaton week began well with victory over Culm Vale, writes Linda Stone.

Read more
40 minutes ago
Honiton Town Reserves after their penalty shoot-out Carlisle Cup final victory over Kentisbeare

Honiton Town Reserves won the Carlisle Cup for the second time in three years when they defeated Kentisbeare 5-3 on penalties after a 2-2 draw in a pulsating final.

Read more
42 minutes ago
Thirsty Farmer  captain Brenda Flood receives the Chairmans Challenge trophy from Rita Freemantle

The Honiton Crib League held their Presentation Night at the Vine Inn, Honiton.

Read more
Yesterday, 16:08
Honiton runners at the Clyst Hydon Huff meeting.

On Friday, four of the faster Honiton Running Club (HRC) members took part in the Run Exe Relays, writes Judy Davey.

Read more
Yesterday, 15:58
Netball action

The Honiton Netball League was back in action after the previous week had been washed out, writes Graham Ingram.

Read more
Yesterday, 12:53

Played two, won two, Honiton continue their good start in the East of Exe mixed double rink evening league, writes Julie Grant.

Read more
Yesterday, 10:22
Golf generic picture

The Axe Cliff ladies section won both their matches last week, writes Pete Motson.

Read more
Sunday, May 22, 2016

Millwey Rise brought the curtain down on an exceptional season by winning their final Fresha League match of the season, defeating Division Six rivals Winchester 3-1 to pip the Exeter side to the runners-up spot, writes Dick Sturch.

Read more
Saturday, May 21, 2016
Bowls

Ottery began the week with a friendly at home to Sidmouth, who were not feeling that friendly as they won three rinks to one and 80-61 overall, writes Michael Smith.

Read more
Saturday, May 21, 2016
Team captains and officials consult with the referee during a track inspection

League action took a temporary break from the Oaktree Arena this week, as ‘Cases’ Somerset Rebels completed their home fixtures in their League Cup group, Dave Thompson.

Read more

Local Weather

Partly Cloudy

Partly Cloudy

max temp: 17°C

min temp: 6°C

Most Read Sport

Great British Life

Great British Life

Useful Links

Family notices
Advertise in the paper
Submit a Story
Submit a Story
Buy Photos
Competitions
iwitness24
Facebook
Twitter
Google Plus Page
Reader Travel

Family Notices 24

Read Online

Image
Read the Midweek Herald e-edition E-edition

Newsletter Sign Up

Local business directory

Honiton's trusted business finder

HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists


Find planning applications