Swimming and Water Polo Events
Closing Dates For Entries
CCASA Intermediate Gala - Monday 27th February 2017
SPRING TERM DATES
There will be no morning swim on Monday 3rd April following County Intermediate Champs.
During the Easter holidays Wed 5th, Friday 7th, Mon 10th and Wed 12th April, morning swims will be from 7.30am-8.30am.
There will be no evening session on Friday 7th April, due to the Leisure Centre's Annual Swimathon.
No swim club Friday 14th - Monday 17th (Easter weekend)
There will be no SENIOR water polo on Sunday 15th January, Sunday 19th February and Sunday 19th March, due to the 'Go For It' tournament.
There will be no water polo session on Sunday 16th April. (Easter Sunday).
intermediate schedule - Saturday 1st & Sunday 2nd April
Excellent swimming at the Carn Brea & Helston Sprint Gala, recently held at Penzance. Well done everyone!
The Cornwall County Championships and Age Groups were recently held over two consecutive weekends and included four exciting days of competition. Penzance had thirty four swimmers competing, many of whom gained multiple personal best times. Lots of swimmers qualified for the finals, with medals being awarded to Jasmine Edwards (50 back, bronze), Molly Haines (100IM, 50m &100m free, 50m fly, silver, 100m fly, 200IM bronze.) Kezia Elliot (50m, 100m breast bronze), Maddie Walker (50m breast, bronze), Dylan Cole (50m fly, 200m back, bronze), Dominic Butterfield (50m fly, 100m back, silver, 50m free bronze) and Melody Roberts (50m, 100m, 200m & 400m free, 50m &100m fly, 50m & 100m back, silver, 100 & 200IM, bronze). Excellent performances by Dominic and Melody resulted in them becoming age group winners in the 11 years 50m backstroke and 15 years 200m backstroke respectively. Melody and Molly also placed in the top six in the Junior Championships with Melody gaining a further 10 medals and Molly five. Outstanding swimming by Connor Keeler earned him three Senior Championship titles (50m, 100m and 200m back), as well as an additional three silver medals and one bronze. Connor was also placed in the top six for two further events. Other finalists were Daisy Rixon, Emily Stevens, Lucia Davy, Oscar Beckerleg, Isabella Davy, Richard Elis, Will Frost, Murray Stevenson, Thomas Morice, Aaron Stevens, Shannon O’Connell. A special mention goes to Charlotte Bell, who finished joint sixth fastest in the 50m freestyle heats. Charlotte had to compete in a further two swim-offs before securing a place in the final. A fantastic set of results, well done everyone!
Congratulations to Dylan Cole, Jasmine Edwards, Melody Roberts and Kezia Elliott, who competed in the CCASA Distance Championships held at Bodmin recently. Dylan competed in the boys 1500m and the girls in the 800m freestyle. Excellent swimming resulted with all swimmers achieving personal best times. Melody and Kezia, both competing in the 15 years age group, finished in 2nd and 3rd place respectively with Melody finishing in 5th position in the Junior Championship. Great results everyone. Well done!
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Dragon Leisure Centre, Bodmin PL31 1DE
Life Centre, Plymouth PL2 3DG
Pyramids Leisure Centre, Exeter EX1 2LA
Millfield School, Somerset BA16 0YD
Hengrove Park Leisure Centre, Bristol BS14 0DE
Hutton Moor Leisure Centre, Weston-Super-Mare, BS22 8LY
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