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Aquarius rule the pool

Kingsbury Aquarius Swimming Club comprehensively won the recent invitational Solihull Trophy Relay Gala at Tudor Grange Leisure Centre.

Kingsbury Aquarius Swimming Club comprehensively won the recent invitational Solihull Trophy Relay Gala at Tudor Grange Leisure Centre.

Racing against teams from Solihull, Hinckley and Orion Swimming Clubs, of the 31 races completed Kingsbury won 15 in some very impressive times, producing 68 personal bests.

The Girls nine-year-old relay team of Megan Gough, Victoria Long, Beth Morrin and Alison Gascoigne won the backstroke and Freestyle relay

The Boys nine-yearold relay team of Mathew Tongue, Brian Strugnell, Oliver Lillycrop and Tom Rickus won the Backstroke, Freestyle and Breastroke relay

The Boys 10-year-old relay team of Tom Ellis-Moore, Alex Rogers, Tom Rainsford and Joseph Asser won the Freestyle, Butterfly and Breaststroke Relay

The Boys 11-year-old team of Liam McGurk, Kieran Humphertson, Alex Rogers and David Jenkins won the Breaststroke, Butterfly and Freestyle relay

The final Boys team of Harry Russon, Luke Thompson, Liam McGurk and Danny McDermott won the Butterfly, Freestyle and Backstroke Relay

The team ended the gala with an impressive win in the mixed boys and girls cannon.

Special thanks go to Tammy Bond, Daisy Bowater, Zoe Downes, Jess Grady, Amelia Hughes, Victoria Long, Lucy Manton, Emliy Morrin, Megan O’Connor, Emily Payne, Jamie Smith, Erin Strugnell, Charlotte Turrall, and Chelsea Wright and to the coachng staff of Simon Hughes, Brian Rainsford and Stuart Rainsford.

The club is actively looking for new swimmers and can provide a high standard of training for all age groups at Kingsbury Swimming Pool and at North Solihull Sports Centre in Chelmsley Wood.

For more details call Clare Brooks on 0121 749 2830 (Senior Squad 13 and over) or Stuart Rainsford (under 13) on 07972 195426 or check out www.kingsburysc.co.uk.

 

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