MONSON MAKES WAVES AT ARENA ROUND 1 Whilst the temperature outside dropped Saturday evening, they soared inside the St Johnís Swimming pool for...Read article
RTW Monson Swimming Club attended the 2016 ASA Summer Championships in Sheffield. After a fantastic performance by the Monson athletes at the British Championships, coming away with multiple medalists, they headed the Summer Championships with momentum behind them.
Madeleine Burton had a great start to the meet in the 400m Individual medley, beating her seed time, going 5:18.46 and finishing 11th in her age group. Later on Madeleine finished 16th in the 200m Individual medley. Hannah Lambert had a great heat swim in the 100m butterfly going 1:08.60, and made the final. In the final she moved up a place, finishing in 8th place in a time of 1:08.39. After a successful British Championships Anna Leman swam in the 200m breaststroke, and finished 5th in the final with a personal best time of 2:44.99.
Jemimah Berkeley had the stand out performance of the meet finishing first in the 50m breaststroke in the time of 34.18, to become 2016 national champion.
Congratulations to all our English Nationals swimmers!