K.A.S.C. Swimming Gala

Boys Swimming Team with Trophy - June 2017K.A.S.C. Schools’ Swimming Gala

Saturday 24th June saw eight swimmers taking part in the annual swimming gala at Kendal.

First we saw the girls, Imogen, Zoe, Summer and Summer, in their heat with a time of 1.24.47 make it through to the final. The boys, Thomas, Jack, Alex and Sam, were up next also making it to the final with a time of 1.23.12. The third race was a mixed team of non-club swimmers of Summer, Summer, Sam and Jack, who got through to the final with a time of 1.32.62. Our last heat was made up of club and non-club members, Imogen, Zoe, Thomas and Alex, who comfortably made their final with a time of 1.17.65.

During a rest period we watched swimmers take part in a 100IM. Alex represented school and came a very impressive second in his heat.

In the finals, unfortunately with a DQ the girls missed out on the medals, but had a fantastic time of 1.25.73. The boys won the gold in their final with a time of 1.25.70. The mixed non-club team picked up a bronze with a time of 1.37.90.  The mixed club team just missed out on the bronze.

The afternoon ended with a cannon race with all eight swimmers taking part. It was a fantastic gala, with eight amazing swimmers.  Thank you, you were stars.

Mrs Swallow