Club Championships Gala 2, 2017!

The second and final gala for DSC’s Club Championships took place on Saturday 15th July, again at the Flitwick Leisure Centre. This gala concentrated on butterfly, freestyle and backstroke. Once again the swimmers did not disappoint, and achieved some really great new PB’s, club records and took away many medals and trophies. Well done to all the swimmers that took part in DSC’s club championships 2017.

Full results to 3rd place only are as follows; (full results and all pb’s can be found in the login section of the website)

Girls 25m Butterfly
1st – Olivia Cooper – 26.16 (new championship record)

Boys 25m Butterfly
1st – Ryan Grant – 28.16 (new championship record)

Girls 50m Butterfly 9 yrs/under
1st – Amelia Porzio – 50.19 (new championship record)

10/11 Yrs
1st – Maisie Humphrey – 41.31
2nd – Bryony Mathias – 41.75
3rd – Jennifer Davis – 45.97

Boys 50m Butterfly 10/11 Yrs
1st – Elliot Kefford – 38.72
2nd – Oliver Bradshaw – 44.68
3rd – Rhys Jones – 1.01.75

Girls 100m Butterfly 12/13 Yrs
1st – Rhianne Carrick – 1.19.19
2nd – Millie Dudley – 1.20.94
3rd – Jessica Kefford – 1.21.34

14/15 Yrs
1st – Maia Morgan – 1.29.66

16 Yrs/Over
1st – Ruby Hackett – 1.21.55

Boys 100m Butterfly 12/13 Yrs
1st – Billy Mead – 1.23.82
2nd – William Hamm – 1.24.72
3rd – Joshua Hamm – 1.26.66

14/15 Yrs
1st – Walter Hackett – 1.06.31
2nd – Myles Mathias – 1.09.13
3rd – Daniel Tuffnell – 1.12.29

16 Yrs/Over
1st – Michael Judd – 1.00.87 (new championship record, prev 1997! and new short course club record)
2nd – James Hose – 1.03.06

Girls 50m Freestyle 9 Yrs/under
1st – Amelia Porzio – 41.93
2nd – Dominika Grygo – 46.43
3rd – Chloe Brooke – 47.44

10/11 Yrs
1st – Maisie Humphrey – 36.34
2nd – Bryony Mathias – 36.84
3rd – Lauren Stacey – 38.10

Boys 50m Freestyle 10/11 Yrs
1st – Elliot Kefford – 32.25
2nd – Oliver Bradshaw – 36.75
3rd – Louie Newman – 38.78

Girls 100m Freestyle 12/13 Yrs
1st – Millie Dudley – 1.05.50 (new championship record)
2nd – Jessica Kefford – 1.06.15
3rd – Ruby Collins – 1.06.25

14/15 Yrs
1st – Maia Morgan – 1.11.91

16 Yrs/Over
1st – Klaudia Sokolowska – 1.09.07
2nd – Ruby Hackett – 1.13.25

Boys 100m Freestyle 12/13 Yrs
1st – Billy Mead – 1.10.78
2nd – Finn Meenan – 1.11.01
3rd – William Hamm – 1.11.02

14/15 Yrs
1st – Walter Hackett – 59.59
2nd – Oliver Ellison – 1.02.10
3rd – Myles Mathias – 1.02.18

16 Yrs/Over
1st – Michael Judd – 56.63
2nd – James Hose – 59.56

Girls 25m Freestyle
1st – Sienna Gibbons – 22.18
2nd – Grace Lim – 23.50
3rd – Grace Neal – 24.03

Boys 25m Freestyle
1st – Carmello Vassallo-Todaro – 20.40
2nd – Ryan Grant – 21.37
3rd – James Shaw – 28.12

Girls 50m Backstroke 9 yrs/under
1st – Amelia Porzio – 51.50
2nd – Dominika Grygo – 55.06
3rd – Francesca Humphrey – 1.12.06

10/11 Yrs
1st – Lauren Stacey – 43.47
Joint 2nd – Bryony Mathias – 45.97 and Jennifer Davis – 45.97

Boys 50m Backstroke 10/11 Yrs
1st – Elliot Kefford – 37.63
2nd – Louie Newman – 44.81
3rd – Oliver Bradshaw – 46.81

Girls 100m Backstroke 12/13 Yrs
1st – Jessica Kefford – 1.11.16 (new championship and short course club record)
2nd – Rhianne Carrick – 1.17.21
3rd – Millie Dudley – 1.18.91

14/15 Yrs
1st – Maia Morgan – 1.25.82

16 Yrs/over
1st – Klaudia Sokolowska – 1.25.95
2nd – Ruby Hackett – 1.26.94

Boys 100m Backstroke 12/13 Yrs
1st – Finn Meenan – 1.22.81
2nd – Billy Mead – 1.24.37
3rd – William Hamm – 1.24.66

14/15 Yrs
1st – Walter Hackett – 1.03.22 (new championship record, prev 2002!)
2nd – Myles Mathias – 1.11.13
3rd – Sam Mead – 1.13.11

16 Yrs/Over
1st – Michael Judd – 1.04.06
2nd – James Hose – 1.23.38

At this club champs gala, we also held our massively exciting skins event. The swimmers were chosen from the fastest 6 in the 200m freestyle, and then the event was a 50m freestyle one which was a quick elimination round leaving just 2 swimmers at the end. The atmosphere from poolside was electric, with everyone cheering on their favourites. The full results at the end were as follows;

Junior Boys
1st – Billy Mead
2nd – Elliot Kefford
3rd – Finn Meenan
4th – William Hamm
5th – Joshua Hamm
6th – Louie Newman

Senior Boys
1st – Michael Judd
2nd – James Hose
3rd – Walter Hackett
4th – Myles Mathias
5th – Sam Mead
6th – Daniel Tuffnell

Junior Girls
1st – Isabel Tuffnell
2nd – Lily Swan
3rd – Bryony Mathias
4th – Maisie Humphrey
5th – Eva Meenan
6th – Amelia Porzio

Senior Girls
1st – Millie Dudley
2nd – Jessica Kefford
3rd – Isabella Porzio
4th – Ruby Collins
5th – Maia Morgan
6th – Rhianne Carrick

DSC’s club championship presentation night is to take place on 23rd September at the Tilsworth Golf Club. This is the opportunity to celebrate all that our swimmers have achieved over the last year, and to present each age overall winner for each event.

We would like to thank all our swimmers, coaches, officials and volunteers for helping us make another very successful DSC club championships.