Norfolk Junior League Round 1
GYSC swimmers attended this team event on March 19th at the Thetford Waterworld pool. Squad members up to the age of 13 years competed against Norwich Swans A and B teams, Diss Otters and Thetford Dolphins.
The wining team was Norwich Swans A on 188 points, 2nd place was Diss Otters with 155 points, 3rd place was Thetford Dolphins with 130 points, 4th place was Great Yarmouth with 101 points and 5th place wass Norwich Swans B with 95 points.
GYSC had some strong finishes in the relay races with 2nd place in 9/10 year boys 100m freestyle, 2nd place in 11/12year girls 100m freestyle, 2nd place in 11/12year 100m medley, 3rd place in 11 year and under medley and 3rd place in the 8x 25m cannon, which is always an exciting race for the spectators.
Finley Coman had a good night with a 1st place in the 11year 50m breaststroke and a 2nd place in the 11year 50m butterfly. Ben Bedford also took an excellent 1st place in the age 10, 50m backstroke.
Other good swims included: Harvey Larner who was 3rd in the 9 year 25m freestyle. Sam Coman who took 2nd place in 9 year 25m backstroke and 3rd place in the 25m butterfly. Summer Adair took two 3rd places (despite swimming in an older age category) in the 11 year 50m freestyle and 12 year 50m butterfly. Rhys Jarvis took 3rd place in 10 year 50m freestyle. Anna Pearce finished 3rd in 11 year 50m butterfly, Kelsey Wilson gained 3rd place in 12 year 50m breaststroke. Christabella Aldrich took 3rd place in 12 year 50m backstroke and Jacob Zandbergen took 3rd places in both 12 year 50m breaststroke and butterfly.
Well done to all the swimmers that represented the club. The next junior league gala will take place on April 23rd.