Last weekend saw Kimberley Swimming Club’s age group swimmers (aged 9 - 14yrs) competing in the second weekend of the Notts ASA County Championships.
With a full weekend of events there were plenty of Kimberley swimmers in action, getting personal bests, podium positions and regional and national times.
Top six and final positions went to: Jimmi Knowles - 3rd 9/10yrs 200m IM, 2nd 50m freestyle,
Eleanor Aboutorab - 2nd in the heats 9/10yrs 200m fly, 6th in the 200m backstroke heats & final, 3rd in the 200m IM heats and 5th in the final .
Ted Goonan-Dunne - 4th in the 9/10yrs 50m freestyle,
Imogen Spouge - 6th in the heats 200m fly and 3rd in the final, 6th in the 200m IM heats and 4th in the final.
Charley Neilson - 3rd 13/14yrs 400IM and 1st 13/14yrs 200m breaststroke.
Mathew Shipley - 2nd 11/12yrs 200m IM in a National Qualifying time, 1st in the 50m freestyle, 2nd in the 11/12yrs 200m breaststroke heats and 3rd in the final, 3rd in the 1500m freestyle, 1st 400m IM, 1st 100m freestyle.
Joseph Kingsland - 3rd 11/12yrs 200m IM, 4th in the 200m breaststroke heats and 1st in the final, 5th 400m IM.
Charly Neilson - 1st in the 13/14yrs 100m breaststroke
Bradley Francis - 2nd in the heats of the 11/12yrs fly and 3rd in the final.
Overall top ten positions, based on points from events completed in the different categories so far go to -
9yrs - Lewis Rounce 10th, Jessica Shephard 2nd, Livia Kingsland 3rd.
10yrs - Jimi Knowles 3rd, Ted Goonan - Dunne 7th, Imogen Spouge 3rd, Eleanor Aboutorab 6th, Lauren Shipley 9th.
11yrs - Joseph Kingsland 2nd, Bradley Francis 5th, Chloe Bis 9th
12yrs - Mathew Shipley 1st
14yrs - Charly Neilson 6th
At the same championships Jacqueline Jenkins-Wel, 11, competed in the multi-disability 50m freestyle event and came third.