20170702 South West Region Fast 5
ASA South West Region Fast 5
Chippenham had a strong team of 15 swimmers who qualified to enter and swam at the ASA South West Region Fast 5 Competition on Sunday 2nd July at GL1 Leisure Centre, Gloucester. The swimmers were;
Amelie Bartlett, Niamh Irwin, Katie Butcher, Rachel Wrench, Amy Gibbons, Ella Parker, Michaela Sheppard, Tegan Cairns, Natalie Pidgeon, Louis Nicholls, Harrison Jacomb, Ethan Garrett, Jason Hall, Luke Brown and Harrison Jones.
The swimmers swam 5 races which were 50m in each of the four strokes and 100IM. Fina points are awarded for each swimmer in every race and the points are added together to give a total for each swimmer. Each age group then ranks the swimmers based on their final points. An award is presented to the top 3 swimmers in each age group.
Michaela Sheppard came 3rd in the 15 year old girls age group, a fantastic achievement.
Chippenham ASC also had a number of top 10 swimmers in their age group;
Amy Gibbons - 8th overall in age group
Ella Parker - 7th overall in age group
Tegan Cairns - 6th overall in age group
Natalie Pidgeon - 9th overall in age group
Jason Hall - 10th overall in age group
Luke Brown - 10th overall in age group
Harrison Jones - 10th overall in age group
All swimmers swam well with lots of amazing pbs, well done to everyone.