Club championship makes a splash

SWIMMING: As one of the toughest collective swimming sides in the region, Ipswich Swimming Club always provides some impressive action.This weekend the drama was particularly evident as Crown Pools played host to its home club's annual championship event.

By Debbie Watson

SWIMMING

AS one of the toughest collective swimming sides in the region, Ipswich Swimming Club always provides some impressive action.

This weekend the drama was particularly evident as Crown Pools played host to its home club's annual championship event.

Throughout the weekend the pool's spectators witnessed sensational swims by Suffolk stars Karen Pickering and Zoe Cray, while also watching the ever improving challengers from Ipswich's younger sector.

As always, the poolside was packed for this ever popular event, with mums, dads, siblings, coaches and swimmers all brought together for the hectic weekend of skilled swimming.

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A number of personal bests were sent tumbling across the two sessions, though only one club record was broken in all.

This feat came from 12-year-old talented youngster, Sophie Poole in a spectacular freestyle performance.

Three Ipswich achievers took well deserved acclaim after walking away with first place in all four of their age group events.

This success belonged to the trio of eight-year-old Jessica Harvey, 11-year-old Kimberely Maskell and 14-year-old Matt Vinter.

Close races saw some tense drama across the age groups – particularly among the girls.

Molly Rhodes and Helen Powley fought tooth and nail for their positions in the Girls 13-year-old 100m freestyle event.

After a gripping race Molly took the top spot in 1.09.81, with Helen touching in just behind in a time of 1.10.01.

The 14-year-old female trio of Elisa Calver, Hannah Wood, and Kirsty Morgan also gave the crowd a tense final-stage event.

Just half a second finally split the girls finishing times – giving Elisa first place.

Ipswich's coaching staff were particularly proud of the latest championship, and of the dedication and team spirit shown by all swimmers.

They would also like to thank the many parents and supporters who volunteered to assist during the sessions.

Session 1

LADIES OPEN 100M BACKSTROKE

1 Zoe Cray 1.04.40, 2 Kirsty Paine 1.13.32, 3 Sarah Cleeve 1.20.48

MENS OPEN 100M BACKSTROKE

1 John Sargent 59.18, 2 Chris Paine 1.00.08, 3 Phillip Gallagher 1.05.06, 4 Sean MacNamee 1.10.06, 5 James Freezer 1.10.78, 6 Daniel Cullum 1.11.80

GIRLS 8 YEARS 25M FREESTYLE

1 Jessica Harvey 18.61, 2 Chloe Price 19.49, Harriet Celerier 19.49, 4 Julia Glendenning 20.20, April Rose 20.20, 6 Amelia O'Hanlon 22.06, 7 Karla Hutchinson 23.09, 8 Athina Morey 23.36, 9 Lucy Mason 24.77, 10 Beth Welton 27.50, Sophie Welton 27.50, 12 Nicola Baker 29.29, 13 Laura Coates 30.09, 14 Bethany Swallow 32.42

BOYS 8 YEARS 25M FREESTYLE

1 Keiran Morphew 18.58, 2 Alasdair Watson 18.96, 3 Ollie Norman 20.73, 4 Matthew Stevens 21.31, 5 Ryan Tomkins 23.65, 6 Jonathan Andvig 27.98, 7 Stuart Sawyer 28.07, 8 Samuel Jordan 32.64

GIRLS 9 YEARS 50M FREESTYLE

1 Annelie Maskell 38.95, 2 Rachel Andvig 39.40, 3 Grace Williams 39.42, 4 April Hyam 39.86, Coral Young 39.86, 6 Libby Taylor 43.16, 7 Chloe Bilner 44.76, 8 Hannah Hogan 44.90, 9 Mhari Grant 47.06, 10 Pippa Morris 51.32, 11 Laura O'Hanlon 54.25, 12 Sophie Lynch 58.30

BOYS 9 YEARS 50m FREESTYLE

1 James Poole 39.14, 2 Matthew Hodginkson 39.80, 3 Jonathon Davis 42.09, 4 Nicholas Fisher 43.36, 5 Jason Rodd 45.99, 6 Timothy Barnes 1.01.64

GIRLS 10 YEARS 100M FREESTYLE

1 Kathryn Watson 1.26.01, 2 Deborah Pugh 1.29.58, 3 Genevieve Clarke 1.33.11, 4 Tara Ingham 1.40.93, 5 Elizabeth O'Hanlon 1.42.05, 6 Lynsey Skeates 2.04.05, Ellyn Brazier DNF

BOYS 10 YEARS 100M FREESTYLE

1 John Mason 1.26.70, 2 Ben Grimwood 1.28.57, Gabriel Britton 1.28.57, 4 Brendan Marsh 1.28.70, 5 Daniel Sadler 1.40.67, 6 Joshua Mumby 2.06.20

GIRLS 11 YEARS 100M FREESTYLE

1 Kimberley Maskell 1.08.50, 2 Sally Nixon 1.16.77, 3 Amy Swallow 1.19.57, 4 Lydia Williams 1.20.95, 5 Alexandra Seal 1.22.67, 6 Alexandra Boosey 1.25.62, 7 Amelia Gillingham 1.25.80, 8 Hannah Bailey 1.30.67, 9 Gemma Leggett 1.31.08

BOYS 11 YEARS 100M FREESTYLE

1 Andrew Bigley 1.11.62, 2 Alex Pajak 1.17.73, 3 Ryan Grimwood 1.18.47, 4 Ben Wood 1.25.49, 5 Sean Lynch 1.34.70, 6 Stuart Gilson 1.39.41, 7 David Coates 1.39.69, 8 Sam Norman 1.48.42

GIRLS 12 YEARS 100M FREESTYLE

1 Sophie Poole 1.03.25, 2 Abby Maynard 1.07.45, 3 Samantha Berry 1.08.87, 4 Emma Glendenning 1.10.59, 5 Stephanie Calver 1.11.09, 6 Emily Thorrington 1.11.41, 7 Kathryn Hogan 1.21.13, 8 Rebecca Sillett 1.27.84

BOYS 12 YEARS 100M FREESTYLE

1 Tim Price 1.03.73, 2 Harry Blau 1.09.72, 3 Christopher Taylor 1.11.54, 4 Keiran Long 1.25.80, 5 Tom Ealham 1.28.17, 6 Matthew Rutterford 1.31.42

GIRLS 13 YEARS 100M FREESTYLE

1 Molly Rhodes 1.09.81, 2 Helen Powley 1.10.01, 3 Catherine Worsford 1.13.89, 4 Sarah Gilson 1.14.10, 5 Sophie Barnes 1.35.89

BOYS 13 YEARS 100M FREESTYLE

1 William Boosey 1.01.98, 2 Robert Nixon 1.05.11, 3 Michael Pugh 1.05.95, 4 Benjamin Matthews 1.11.92, 5 Andrew Cleeve 1.16.68, 6 Gavin Barker 1.27.36

GIRLS 14 YEARS 100M FREESTYLE

1 Elisa Calver 1.05.96, 2 Hannah Wood 1.06.45, 3 Kirsty Morgan 1.06.56

BOYS 14 YEARS 100M FREESTYLE

1 Matt Vinter 57.52, 2 Tom Hogan 1.01.54, 3 Simon Cullum 1.10.09

GIRLS 15 YEARS 100M FREESTYLE

1 Abbie Thorrington 1.02.70, 2 Lucy Schofield 1.03.15, 3 Kirsty Binnington 1.04.08, 4 Victoria Robins 1.10.05, 5 Claire Worsfold 1.11.54, 6 Emma Alderton 1.11.86,

BOYS 15 YEARS 100M FREESTYLE

1 Joseph Rhodes 54.92, 2 Matt Paine 59.09

LADIES OPEN 100M BREASTSTROKE

1 Zoe Cray 1.19.69, 2 Kirsty Paine 1.31.68

MENS OPEN 100M BREASTSTROKE

1 James Freezer 1.08.23, 2 Phillip Gallagher 1.09.48, 3 John Sargent 1.14.16, 4 Sean MacNamee 1.18.48, 5 Martin Gallagher 1.21.85, Chris Paine DQ

GIRLS 8 YEARS 25M BUTTERFLY

1 Jessica Harvey 23.91, 2 Harriet Celerier 24.65, 3 April Rose 25.32, 4 Chloe Price 28.31, 5 Karla Hutchinson 28.80, 6 Amelia O'Hanlon 29.60, 7 Julia Glendenning 33.01

BOYS 8 YEARS 25M BUTTERFLY

1 Kieran Morphew 22.45, 2 Alasdair Watson 27.69, 3 Ollie Norman 28.77, 4 Samuel Jordan 40.77, 5 Jonathan Andvig, 44.06

GIRLS 9 YEARS 50M BUTTERFLY

1 Annelie Maskell 48.21, 2 Rachel Andvig 48.63, 3 Coral Young 50.77, 4 Grace Williams 51.12, 5 April Hyam 52.32, 6 Chloe Bilner 53.73, 7 Libby Taylor 1.00.93, 8 Hannah Hogan 1.04.86, 9 Pippa Morris 1.08.24, 10 Laura O'Hanlon 1.18.99,

BOYS 9 YEARS 50M BUTTERFLY

1 Matthew Hodgkinson 47.95, 2 James Poole 51.68, 3 Nicholas Fisher 55.07

GIRLS 10 YEARS 100M BUTTERFLY

1 Kathryn Watson 1.50.09, 2 Deborah Pugh 2.10.88, 3 Elizabeth O'Hanlon 2.29.72

BOYS 10 YEARS 100M BUTTERFLY

1 Gabriel Britton 2.03.33, 2 Ben Grimwood 2.13.21

GIRLS 11 YEARS 100M BUTTERFLY

1 Kimberley Maskell 1.22.16, 2 Sally Nixon 1.41.89, 3 Lydia Williams 1.46.47, 4 Amelia Gillingham 1.59.91, Amy Swallow 1.59.91, 6 Alexandra Boosey 2.03.38

BOYS 11 YEARS 100M BUTTERFLY

1 Andrew Bigley 1.28.71, 2 Stuart Gilson 2.06.95, 3 Ryan Grimwood DQ

GIRLS 12 YEARS 100M BUTTERFLY

1 Abby Maynard 1.15.58, 2 Emily Thorrington 1.18.12, 3 Samantha Berry 1.19.91, 4 Sophie Poole 1.24.03, 5 Emma Glendenning 1.28.98, 6 Stephanie Calver 1.29.74

BOYS 12 YEARS 100M BUTTERFLY

1 Harry Blau 1.19.38, 2 Tim Price 1.19.67, 3 Christopher Taylor 1.33.87

GIRLS 13 YEARS 100M BUTTERLY

1 Catherine Worsfold 1.23.51, 2 Helen Powley 1.26.73, 3 Sarah Gilson 1.35.13

BOYS 13 YEARS 100M BUTTERFLY

1 Robert Nixon 1.11.36, 2 William Boosey 1.12.03, 3 Michael Pugh 1.13.07

GIRLS 14 YEARS 100M BUTTERFLY

1 Hannah Wood 1.16.04, 2 Elisa Calver 1.17.98, 3 Kirsty Morgan 1.18.39

BOYS 14 YEARS 100M BUTTERFLY

1 Matt Vinter 1.03.70, 2 Tom Hogan 1.13.85

GIRLS 15 YEARS 100M BUTTERFLY

1 Abbie Thorrington 1.08.36, 2 Lucy Schofield 1.11.28, 3 Claire Worsfold 1.14.47, 4 Kirsty Binnington 1.20.59, 5 Emma Alderton 1.23.32, 6 Victoria Robins 1.24.83

BOYS 15 YEARS 100M BUTTERFLY

1 Joseph Rhodes 1.02.48, 2 Matt Paine 1.09.38

Session 2

LADIES OPEN 100M FREESTYLE

1 Karen Pickering 57.81, 2 Emma Game 1.01.29, 3 Louise Howes 1.01.39, 4 Kirsty Paine 1.03.39, 5 Sarah Cleeve .09.45

MENS OPEN 100M FREESTYLE

1 Joseph Rhodes 54.09, 2 Phillip Gallagher 55.03, 3 John Sargent 55.93, 4 Chris Paine 56.09, 5 James Freezer 56.86, 6 Sean MacNamee 1.00.65, 7 Daniel Cullum 1.00.65, 8 Martin Gallagher 1.01.80

GIRLS 8 YEARS 25M BACKSTROKE

1 Jessica Harvey 23.45, 2 Julia Glendenning 23.45, 3 April Rose 24.19, 4 Harriet Celerier 24.73, 5 Karla Hutchinson 25.32, 6 Chloe Price 25.42, 7 Amelia O'Hanlon 26.11, 8 Nicola Baker 26.23, 9 Athina Morey 26.67, 10 Bethany Brindle 28.03, 11 Beth Welton 29.83, 12 Melissa Stockton 30.34, 13 Sophie Welton 30.43, 14 Laura Coates 30.73, 15 Emily Fisher 31.06, 16 Bethany Swallow 34.42

BOYS 8 YEARS 25M BACKSTROKE

1 Kieran Morphew 22.54, 2 Alasdair Watson 22.86, 3 Henry Mills 22.94, 4 Matthew Stevens 25.16, 5 Ryan Tomkins 25.57, 6 Ollie Norman 26.57, 7 Stuart Sawyer 27.40, 8 Samuel Jordan 32.39, 9 Jonathan Andvig 33.95

GIRLS 9 years 50M BACKSTROKE

1Grace Williams 42.09, 2 April Hyam 44.20, 3 Rachel Andvig 45.67, 4 Annelie Maskell 45.94, 5 Coral Young 46.00, 6 Chloe Bilner 47.92, 7 Libby Taylor 51.67, 8 Hannah Hogan 51.73, 9 Pippa Morris 54.29, 10 Lily Tricker 55.14, 11 Sophie Lynch 59.63, Laura O'Hanlon DQ

BOYS 9 YEARS 50M BACKSTROKE

1 James Poole 44.03, 2 Matthew Hodgkinson 47.16, 3 Jonathan Davis 48.09, 4 Nicholas Fisher 52.95, 5 Nino Musolino 56.83

GIRLS 10 YEARS 100M BACKSTROKE

1 Lydia Decarvalho 1.30.49, 2 Kathryn Watson 1.36.26, 3 Genevieve Clarke 1.40.60, 4 Deborah Pugh 1.42.54, 5 Tara Ingham 1.54.38, 6 Eleanor Brindle 2.01.07, 7 Elizabeth O'Hanlon 2.03.73, 8 Charlotte Anstey 2.04.48, 9 Lynsey Keates 2.09.73

BOYS 10 YEARS 100M BACKSTROKE

1 Gabriel Britton 1.39.95, 2 Brendan Marsh 1.40.82, 3 John Mason 1.42.57, 4 Ben Grimwood 1.45.58, 5 Daniel Sadler 1.52.76, 6 Nicholas Bates 1.58.60, 7 Joshua Mumby 2.14.54

GIRLS 11 YEARS 100M BACKSTROKE

1 Kimberley Maskell 1.19.87, 2 Amy Swallow 1.26.73, 3 Sally Nixon 1.28.53, 4 Lydia Williams 1.28.53, 5 Amelia Gillingham 1.32.48, 6 Grace Tricker 1.33.52, 7 Alexandra Boosey 1.33.87, 8 Alexandra Seal 1.37.07, 9 Gemma Leggett 1.43.92, 10 Hannah Bailey 1.46.80

BOYS 11 YEARS 100M BACKSTROKE

1 Andrew Bigley 1.26.62, 2 Alex Pajak 1.31.29, 3 Ryan Grimwood 1.33.13, 4 Ben Wood 1.33.95, 5 Stuart Gilson 1.52.61, 6 David Coates 1.55.73

GIRLS 12 YEARS 100M BACKSTROKE

1 Abby Maynard 1.16.78, 2 Sophie Poole 1.16.78, 3 Emily Thorrington 1.17.58, 4 Emma Glendenning 1.17.95, 5 Stephanie Calver 1.21.10, 6 Samantha Berry 1.24.29, 7 Kathryn Hogan 1.31.00, 8 Rebecca Sillett 1.41.65

BOYS 12 YEARS 100M BACKSTROKE

1 Harry Blau 1.15.63, 2 Tim Price 1.15.63, 3 Christopher Taylor 1.19.16, 4 James Bigley 1.30.50, 5 Kieran Long 1.40.73, 6 Tom Ealham 1.44.90, 7 Matthew Rutterford 1.48.10

GIRLS 13 YEARS 100M BACKSTROKE

1 Molly Rhodes 1.18.36, 2 Catherine Worsfold 1.22.20, 3 Helen Powley 1.23.33, 4 Sarah Gilson 1.26.32

BOYS 13 YEARS 100M BACKSTROKE

1 William Boosey 1.14.09, 2 Robert Nixon 1.15.34, 3 Michael Pugh 1.15.34, 4 Benjamin Matthews 1.22.98, 5 Andrew Cleeve 1.26.70

GIRLS 14 YEARS 100M BACKSTROKE

1 Elisa Calver 1.11.44, 2 Kirsty Morgan 1.16.32, 3 Hannah Wood 1.19.13

BOYS 14 YEARS 100M BACKSTROKE

1 Matt Vinter 1.04.86, 2 Tom Hogan 1.11.63, 3 Simon Cullum 1.18.61

GIRLS 15 YEARS 100M BACKSTROKE

1 Abbie Thorrington 1.10.57, 2 Lucy Schofield 1.11.51, 3 Kirsty Binnington 1.14.42, 4 Emma Alderton 1.16.12, 5 Claire Worsfold 1.20.70, 6 Victoria Robins 1.25.95, 7 Sheena Duff 1.30.94

BOYS 15 YEARS 100M BACKSTROKE

1 Matt Paine 1.07.77

LADIES OPEN 100M BUTTERFLY

1 Louise Howes 1.06.63, 2 Abbie Thorrington 1.06.86, 3 Kirsty Paine 1.09.89

MENS OPEN 100M BUTTERFLY

1 John Sargent 1.00.27, 2 Joseph Rhodes 1.01.06, 3 James Freezer 1.03.64, 4 Chris Paine 1.04.51, 5 Sean MacNamee 1.05.70, 6 Daniel Cullum 1.07.16

GIRLS 8 YEARS 25M BREASTSTROKE

1 Jessica Harvey 26.89, 2 April Rose 27.67, 3 Julia Glendenning 28.22, 4 Harriet Celerier 28.44, 5 Chloe Price 28.89, 6 Karla Hutchinson 29.03, 7 Amelia O'Hanlon 31.68, 8 Emily Fisher 34.32, 9 Charlotte Pajak 36.25, 10 Athena Morey 36.61, 11 Bethany Swallow 37.09, 12 Lucy Mason 37.98, 13 Bethany Brindle 39.86, 14 Melissa Stockton 40.85, 15 Laura Coates 42.41, 16 Eleanor Tomkins 42.45, 17 Sophie Welton 45.05, 18 Beth Welton 50.80

BOYS 8 YEARS 25M BREASTSTROKE

1 Henry Mills 26.83, 2 Kieran Morphew 27.86, 3 Alasdair Watson 28.23, 4 Ollie Norman 30.26, 5 Ryan Tomkins 31.39, 6 Matthew Stevens 31.77, 7 Jonathan Andvig 36.52, 8 Stuart Sawyer 38.32, 9 Samuel Jordan 48.09

GIRLS 9 YEARS 50M BREASTSTROKE

1 Annelie Maskell 50.95, 2 April Hyam 52.32, 3 Rachel Andvig 54.98, 4 Libby Taylor 56.48, 5 Coral Young 56.57, 6 Grace Williams 57.09, 7 Hannah Hogan 57.26, 8 Chloe Bilner 59.26, 9 Mhari Grant 59.26, 10 Lily Tricker 1.01.98, 11 Sophie Lynch 1.04.45, 12 Pippa Morris 1.13.46, 13 Laura O'Hanlon 1.20.79

BOYS 9 YEARS 50M BREASTSTROKE

1 Nicholas Fisher 52.01, 2 Matthew Hodgkinson 53.38, 3 James Poole 54.09, 4 Jonathon Davis 55.52, 5 Jason Rodd 1.01.73, 6 Nino Musolino 1.08.32

GIRLS 10 YEARS 100M BREASTSTROKE

1 Lydia Decarvalho 1.46.75, 2 Deborah Pugh 1.50.54, 3 Kathryn Watson 1.57.05, 4 Genevieve Clarke 2.03.70, 5 Lynsey Skeates 2.15.09, 6 Elizabeth O'Hanlon 2.38.64

BOYS 10 YEARS 100M BREASTSTROKE

1 Ben Grimwood 1.54.25, 2 Gabriel Britton 1.54.80, 3 John Mason 2.04.29, 4 Brendan Marsh 2.05.16, 5 Daniel Sadler 2.05.95, 6 Nicholas Bates 2.12.12, 7 Joshua Mumby 2.38.36

GIRLS 11 YEARS 100M BREASTSTROKE

1 Kimberley Maskell 1.30.84, 2 Amy Swallow 1.34.36, 3 Sally Nixon 1.37.09, 4 Hannah Bailey 1.46.70, 5 Lydia Williams 1.49.20, 6 Amelia Gillingham 1.50.62, 7 Grace Tricker 1.53.70, 8 Alexandra Boosey 1.53.73, 9 Alexandra Seal 1.54.10, 10 Danielle Adams 1.59.63, 11 Gemma Leggett 2.00.24

BOYS 11 YEARS 100M BREASTSTROKE

1 Ryan Grimwood 1.38.67, 2 Andrew Bigley 1.38.94, 3 Alex Pajak 1.41.64, 4 Ben Wood 1.47.48, 5 Stuart Gilson 1.54.46, 6 David Coates 2.05.27

GIRLS 12 YEARS 100M BREASTSTROKE

1 Abby Maynard 1.23.68, 2 Sophie Poole 1.29.48,3 Emily Thorrington 1.36.89, 4 Emma Glendenning 1.37.95, 5 Kathryn Hogan 1.39.39, 6 Stephanie Calver 1.46.10, 7 Rebecca Sillett 1.57.07, 8 Louise Hubbard 2.45.99

BOYS 12 YEARS 100M BREASTSTROKE

1 Tim Price 1.22.18. 2 Harry Blau 1.38.36, 3 Christopher Taylor 1.43.45, 4 James Bigley 1.52.06, 5 Matthew Rutterford 1.55.82

GIRLS 13 YEARS 100M BREASTSTROKE

1 Molly Rhodes 1.30.95,2 Catherine Worsfold 1.37.09, 3 Sarah Gilson 1.38.23, 4 Helen Powley 1.40.96,

BOYS 13 YEARS 100M BREASTSTROKE

1 Robert Nixon 1.19.97, 2 Michael Pugh 1.24.39, 3 William Boosey 1.28.45, 4 Gavin Barker 1.38.73, 5 Andrew Cleeve 1.39.52, 6 Benjamin Matthews 1.42.72

GIRLS 14 YEARS 100M BREASTSTROKE

1 Kirsty Morgan 1.25.92, 2 Hannah Wood 1.32.37, 3 Elisa Calver 1.33.44

BOYS 14 YEARS 100M BREASTSTROKE

1 Matt Vinter 1.19.80, 2 Tom Hogan 1.25.92

GIRLS 15 YEARS 100M BREASTSTROKE

1 Lucy Schofield 1.23.13, 2 Kirsty Binnington 1.24.94, 3 Claire Worsfold 1.29.84, 4 Victoria Robins 1.33.89, 5 Emma Alderton 1.43.67, Abbie Thorrington DQ

BOYS 15 YEARS 100M BREASTSTROKE

1 Matt Paine 1.26.44

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