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SLSGB Pool Championship Report

Masters show the kids the way with medals at SLSGB pool championships

Over a two day championships this weekend hundreds of adults and children took part in the Surf Lifesaving GB pool championships at Millfield school.

On the Saturday Adrian Mayhew and Abbi jones represented South Worcestershire lifesaving club in the Masters division, winning a total of 7 medals. Adrian won a gold in the 50m Manikin Carry, and Silvers in the 100m obstacles, manikin carry with fins and manikin tow. Abbi also won a silver in the manikin carry with fins and two bronzes in the manikin carry and obstacle.

Sunday saw an early start and personal best times for all the kids in the 100 and 200m obstacle races. Lara Harding the youngest member taking part in the 13 year age group continued a day of personal bests in every event achieving an impressive top 15 finish in all events. Tom Clifford and Luke Smith in the 14-15 age category had a mixed day with some pick up problems but both had success in the manikin carry races.

Emily Carsberg taking part in her first championships in the 16-17 age category impressed in her manikin carry and manikin tow. Alex Jackson also in the 16-17 age category continued his successes from the RLSS Nationals with a PB and 5th in the manikin carry with fins and 8th in the 100m Manikin Tow.

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From left to right Luke Smith, Alex Jackson, Abbi jones, Lara Harding, Emily Carsberg and Tom Clifford.

Posted by Secretary on 23-Apr-2017 at 22:23

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