YCBC Winter Swim Extravaganza 2018
Six Scarborough swimmers headed out to Leeds , for the Winter Open Short Course gala, being held in the John Charles Aquatic Centre at Leeds.
12yr Joseph Moment opened the weekend with a powerful Gold Medal in his 200m Freestyle, he then added 5 more Golds medals, in 50m Backstroke , 200m Backstroke , 200m IM, 100m Backstroke and 400m Freestyle with a Silver in his 100m Freestyle. A successful weekend of swimming seeing him earn an impressive 9 Qualifying Spring Yorkshire times. Older Brother Samuel joined him in the medal winning, with a Bronze for his 200m Breaststroke in his Spring Yorkshire qualifying time of 2.53.60 , to add to a pleasing PB Yorkshire time in his 100m Breaststroke and 4th place finish.
For the girls, 12yr Alexandra Beeson led the way with a Gold Medal in her 100m Breaststroke, in a new PB of 1.28.06. Sprinting out two powerful Spring Yorkshire times for her 50m Butterfly and 50m Backstroke, she added a Silver medal and Bronze medal respectively to her collection. Maisy Smith , 13 , attempted her first 400m Freestyle event, a challenging race which saw her earn a time of 5.27.06. Emily Kelly 13yr, took on the 200m Breaststroke and 200m Freestyle and her sister Megan Kelly also 13, sprinting out pleasing 100m freestyle and 50m Backstroke races.
Well done to all.