20180504 South West Regional Youth Competition
South West Regional Youth Competition
Chippenham ASC had 11 swimmers who qualified and swam at the South West Regional Youth Competition, held at Plymouth on 4th to 6th May 2018. They were;
Adam Graham, Amy Gibbons, Amy Hall, Ella Parker, Ethan Garrett, Harrison Jones, Jason Hall, Luke Brown, Maddy Lavelle, Michaela Sheppard and Natalie Pidgeon.
They competed in a total of 32 races over the three days. Finals took place for each of the 3 age groups; 15 year olds, 16 years and 17 years and over, in all the 50m, 100m and 200m events. The fastest 10 swimmers in each of these 3 age groups, in each 50m, 100m or 200m event, then raced again at the end of the session. Chippenham ASC had swimmers who made the finals and also came in the top 10 in the longer events, they were:
Amy Gibbons - 100m Breaststroke - finished 7th in final
200m Breaststroke - finished 7th in final
Ella Parker - 200m Butterfly - finished 9th in final
100m Backstroke - 2nd reserve for final
400m IM - finished 10th
Ethan Garrett - 200m Butterfly - finished 8th in final
Harrison Jones - 400m IM - finished 10th
Luke Brown - 800m Freestyle - finished 4th
Everyone swam well with a number on pb's in this long course event.
Well done to all swimmers.