City of Norwich L3 Short Course open Gala 27th – 28th November 2021


We sent a small but mighty team of 13 swimmers to the City of Norwich L3 Short Course open Gala  on the weekend of the 27th - 28th November 2021 at the UEA Sports Park.We may have been one of the smallest teams there but we were certainly the loudest! It really is lovely to see all the swimmers getting behind each other and cheering our team on.Our squad consisted of Jon Barber, Grace Cook, Ella Goodswen, James Guerin, Forbes Irvine, Thea Irvine, Seren Jones, Finley Neve, Donald Perrin, Freya Reed, Mya Sidwell, Sasha Spinks and Matthew Tatum.

Participating in 62 individual swims with 25 top 8 finishes.

Seren Jones achieving Bronze in the 200m Breast, Freya Reed achieving Bronze in the 100m Back, Matthew Tatum achieving Gold in the 200m Back and Silver in the 100m Back.

Finley Neve was on fire, he achieved Gold in the 100m IM, Gold in the 200m Breast, Silver in the  200m Free, Silver in the 50m Free, Bronze in the 50m Breast, Bronze in the 100m Free and Bronze in the 100m Breast.

A total of 38 of the swims had an improved time against accepted entry times with Sasha Spinks taking a whopping 28 seconds off her 200m Breast, Mya Sidwell taking a huge 22 seconds off her 100M IM and Donald Perrin taking off over 25 seconds on his 200m Free.