Millie swims well at Somerset County Championships

PUBLISHED: 08:39 30 January 2018

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The Chard and District Swimming Club logo

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Chard and District Swimming Club would like to congratulate swimmer Millie Downes in competing in the recent distance events for the Somerset county championships, writes Sophie Flanagan.

Millie swam superbly to achieve a commendable eighth overall in the 800m freestyle.

We would like to take the time to wish our swimmers attending the Somerset county championships over the coming weeks the best of luck!

If you are aged six plus and can confidently swim 25m (one length) front crawl, have reasonable skills in two other strokes and are interested in swimming please visit www.chardswimmingclub.org.uk or check us out on Facebook at Chard and District Swimming club 2017 page for more information and a free trial. Sessions are held at Flamingo Pool in Axminster, Cresta Pool, Chard and Aqua Centre at Crewkerne.


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