Some fantastic swimming at the Bridlington Seaside Special Meet by all club swimmers. This A,B & C graded meet was well attended by Kingfisher swimmers with 38 swimmers competing. Some great times & PB’s achieved along with Yorkshire & North Eastern qualification times. Many swimmers competing in their first competitive gala & performing exceptionally well.
Star performance of the day was Joseph Benson who achieved 8 wins from 8 events. Well done Joe !!
No training on Wednesday 11th July for any of the sessions after 7pm. This is due to the world cup, work commitements & the race for life.
To make up for this we are extending the summer term by 1 week so last summer club night will be Wednesday 25th July. Saturday 28th and 29th will also run.
If England win on Wednesday the Sunday session may also be cancelled.
50m Long Course Meet –
PURPOSE OF THE MEET
To enable athletes to achieve times suitable for entry into Regional and County Championships and other Meets at Level 1 or Level 2
Details of City of Leeds Meet Information can be found by following this link:
In the event of any competors withdrawing please inform your coach asap….
John Charles Centre for Sport
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Channel relay fundraising gig, date for your diary, Friday 27th July,at the cask, 7 til midnight. Bob Walker booked for sound, £5 tickets in advance or £6 on the door. Tickets and line up to follow shortly.
No Training Sat 16th or Sun 17th June due to Scarborough A & B Gala Friday 15th – Sunday 17th inclusive.
Good luck to all our swimmers who are competing…
The first British Long Distance swimming competition was held at Colwick Park Sunday 20th May and Kingfisher Swimming Club’s ladies swept the board with first 3k Lady going to 14 year old Maddie Adams in 47mins 36secs, 2 placed 3k Lady was Heather Riley in her first BLDSA swim in 50.59. The 5k ladies breastroke was won by Jane Sedman in 1.42.37 smashing her previous PB and close on her heels was Alex Sedman in her furthest swim to date in 2hrs 1min 52secs. The club is now looking forward to the BLDSA Wykeham night and day swims next weekend where more club swimmers will be racing for places.