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Shrewsbury Gala at Wolverhampton

posted 2 Nov 2015, 13:30 by Andy Fox

Sixteen swimmers from Whitchurch Wasps Swimming Club travelled to Wolverhampton Central baths on 17/18th October to compete in a gala run by Shrewsbury Swim Club, competing against 14 clubs from within the Midlands region. 

After an exhausting weekend of competition they came away with an impressive tally of nine golds,15 silver,11 bronze medals and over 40 PB times between them. 

Medallists included Ellie Winter, Jake Brassington, Aidan Creagh, Oliver Fox, Mollie Rogers, Holly And Tom Himsworth and Maddie Nicholson .

To add to this, Prue Noss won the overall under 9 girls age group and Luke Carty won the overall under 13 boys age group

Other swimmers included Phillipa and Antoinette Greenwood, Callum and Caitlin Spence, Eve Brown and Isabelle Moore.
This was a really successful gala and is summed up by Robyn: “I am extremely proud of all our swimmers – they swam hard and were a credit to the club”.