Medals & Personal Best Times

Tyldesley swimmers have been very busy over the last month competing a various competitions all over the country.

The club had 4 swimmers competing in the City of Sunderland Meet where the 4 girls had fantastic results.

Rachel Hornby won Gold in the 14 years 400m IM; Silver in the 200m Breaststroke; Bronze in the 200m Freestyle; 6th in the 200m IM and 100m Breaststroke and 8th in the 200m Freestyle.

Jodie Gittins won Silver Medal in the  200m Freestyle; Bronze in the 50m Freestyle. and 4th in the 100m Freestyle.

Madeleine Bailey won the Silver Medal in the 13 year girls 100m Breaststroke, Bronze medal in the 200m Breaststroke, 4th place in  the 50m Breaststroke whilst sister Imogen swam well in the 50m and 100m Butterfly.

In the Greater Manchester Age Groups at Wigan over two weekends the club had a number of the swimmers competing for the very first time

Rachel Hornby won Gold Medals in the 14 year girls 200m Butterfly and 400m IM (achieving an 8 second PB in this event); Silver in the 400m Freestyle, 2 bronze medals in the 100m Butterfly and 200m Backstroke.

Jodie Gittins won Gold Medals in the Girls 16 years 50m Freestyle; Gold in the100m Butterfly and 200m IM, Silver 50m Butterfly

Madeleine Bailey won a Silver Medal in the Girls 13 years 200m Breaststroke, 4th in the 100m Breaststroke and 5th place in the 200m IM.

Imogen Bailey achieved a Silver Medal in the 16 years & over 100m Breaststroke.

Daisy Poole won Bronze in the 14 year girls 400m Freestyle, 4th in the200m Butterfly, 5th place  in the 200m Freestyle, 7th in the 100m Freestyle and 8th place in the 200m IM.  Sister Lexie finished 8th in the Girls 11 years 100m Backstroke in a new personal best time.

In the 10 year boys events Ben Appleton achieved 4th place in the 50m Breaststroke, 6th place in the 50m Backstroke and 50m Freestyle and 7th place in the 50m Butterfly 100m Breaststroke and teammate Alex Hornby achieved 8th place in the 11 year boys 50m backstroke.

There were Personal Best Times by everyone including the following swimmers:-

Lucy Andrews-Maguire; Caitlin Davies, Phoebe Grogan, Samuel Hornby, Madason Lawley, Rebecca Lee, Thomas Maher, Lexie Poole, Isobel Tipple and Sophie Watson

BIG THANKS to Jennifer Hornby for spending 2 weekends looking after the swimmers

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