Menai AA & B Meet 2019

posted 25 Feb 2019, 00:39 by Fiona Meehan

What a great day our swimmers have had at Llandudno today at the Menai AA & B Meet.
Kathryn Bell, Victoria Colquitt, Keisa Dodgson, Luke Graham, Lewis Hall, Katie Hooper, Ellie Hughes, Leo & Lewis Jones, Grace Kane, Emily Prendergast, Cerys & Erin Thomas, Oliver Thomas, Ellie-May Underwood, Sarah Whitham, Gregory & Nikita Williams and Amelia Woodbine have swam a massive 36 pbs, 8 gold medals, 7 silver, 11 bronze and 7 speeding tickets. We also had 6 of our swimmers who were completely new to galas and have set new times in 27 races. You should all be very proud of yourselves today you have over come the fears of the unknown and have definitely done your club and parents proud. Thank you to Cheryl, Dawn and Val for being our officials to allow these children to swim.

Long Course Championships in Swansea

posted 25 Feb 2019, 00:37 by Fiona Meehan   [ updated 25 Feb 2019, 02:00 ]

Well done to James & Matty who have been competing down in Swansea.  James came away with a gold in 800 free and 1500 free and a gold for Matty in the 400IM and bronze in the 200IM.

Regional Championships 2019 in Llandudno

posted 25 Feb 2019, 00:27 by Fiona Meehan

Congratulations to you our swimmers on their success over the two weekends of the Regional Championships in Llandudno.  The totals as a club over the last two weekends were an amazing 95 pbs, 32 finals, 25 gold medals, 9 silvers and 2 bronze. 

We have also had confirmation of new records set over the last two weekends of the Regionals. Rhyl swimmers have set an amazing 16.

Matty Jones - 400IM (age 17 & over )

James Park - 800 & 1500 free (age 15-16)

Lewis Jones - 50 bk & 200IM (age 13)

Alex Young- 50 fly, 100, 200 & 400 free, 50, 100 & 200 Breast, 50 & 100 bk, 200 & 400IM (age 12)

All the swimmers have been amazing over the last two weekends and have done the club proud. Well done everyone. Thank you to all our officials and Marshalls, our swimmers would not be able to take part without you volunteering your time.

Winter Nationals, Swansea

posted 7 Dec 2018, 04:31 by Fiona Meehan

What a fantastic weekend down in Swansea. Lewis Jones, Matthew Jones, Daniel Meehan, James Park and Alex Young you have all swam amazing this weekend all with pbs, finals for some and a silver and 2 gold medals for James. You have made your club and parents very proud. Thank you to Bob and Alice for supporting the boys this weekend.

Sub Regionals, Llandudno 2018

posted 7 Dec 2018, 04:30 by Fiona Meehan

A team of 18 swimmers were competing in Llandudno over the weekend at the Sub Regionals. Elliott Baker, Kathryn Bell, Sian Casilao, Alicia Clark, Victoria Colquitt, Tegan Derbyshire, Keisa Dodgson, Ella Evans, Luke Graham, Lewis Hall, Ellie Hughes, Jeskah Jones, Lewis Jones, Jess King, Jason Stockin, Cerys & Erin Thomas and Alex Young achieved 55 personal best times, 11 gold medals, 7 silver and 12 bronze between them. Congratulations to Cerys Thomas who set a new meet record for the girls 10 year old 100m breast stroke and to Alex Young for the boys 11 year old records for 400 free and 400IM. 

Thank you to Anita, Cath, Cheryl and Dawn for being our officials this weekend and to Chris for helping out in marshalling.

Conwy Autumn Meet 2018

posted 24 Oct 2018, 09:06 by Fiona Meehan

Victoria Colquitt, George Eldredge, Lewis Hall, Ellie Hughes, Lewis Jones, Leah Lamb, Daniel Meehan, Cerys & James Park, Cerys & Erin Thomas, Ellie Williams and Alex Young have been competing at the Conwy Autumn Meet 2018 in Llandudno last week.  They gained a massive 58 personal best times, 5 gold medals, 6 silver medals and 5 bronze medals.  Thank you to our officials, Cath, Colin, Dawn and Val.

Len Thomas Memorial Meet

posted 10 Jul 2018, 22:48 by Fiona Meehan

On Sunday a team of 18 swimmers took part in the Len Thomas Memorial Meet in Llandudno.  Victoria Colquitt, Phoebe Derbyshire, Tegan Derbyshire, Olivia Duncalf, Ella Evans, Luke Graham, Lewis Hall, Lydia Hughes, Jessica King, Jeskah & Matty Jones, Lewis Jones,  James Park, Jason Stockin, Cerys & Erin Thomas, Caitlin Logan-Walsh and Alex Young came home with 57 personal best times, 19 gold, 7 silver and 12 bronze medals.  The mixed 9-13 age group relay won silver in both their races whilst the Mixed 14 and over came away with two gold medals.  Congratulations to James Park who won Top Boy with Lewis Jones coming second and Alex Young 5th.  Rhyl finished 2nd top team at the gala.  Well done everyone.

Junior Development Meet

posted 12 May 2018, 13:14 by Fiona Meehan   [ updated 12 May 2018, 13:29 ]

Well done to some of our junior swimmers today at the Junior Development Meet in Llandudno.  Kathryn Bell, Victoria Colquitt, Phoebe Derbyshire, Keisa Dodgson, Olivia Duncalf, Luke Graham, Grace Jones, Lewis Jones, Cerys Thomas and Sarah Whitham all swam amazing.  There was a total of 19 personal best times, 23 new distance races and for Phoebe, Luke and Sarah it was their very first gala.  A big well done to Phoebe who won a trophy for finishing 2nd in the 9 year old girls, Luke who won a medal for finishing 10th in the 10 year old boys and Lewis who won a trophy for finishing 1st in the 12 year old age group.  Thank you to Cheryl Hegarty for being our timekeeper today and also to Jess Hegarty for marshalling all day - not an easy job. 

Denbighshire Development Open Meet 2018

posted 22 Apr 2018, 14:56 by Fiona Meehan

What a fantastic day at the DDT gala. We had 34 swimmers taking part today with a total of 102 personal best times, 35 gold medals, 18 silver and 18 bronze. Rhyl finished top in the both the girls and boys category and finished top club. Congratulations to Alex Young who finished top boy in the 10 year old category, Lewis Jones in the 11 year old and Jacob Evans in the 16 & over. Ellie Williams finished top girl in the 14 year old category and Rebecca Williams in the 16 & over. A massive thank you to Bob, Gerald, Jo and Jane for taking care of the swimmers today and all the parents who have volunteered in any way or donated prizes.

Swim Wales Easter Nationals 2018

posted 7 Apr 2018, 12:37 by Fiona Meehan

Four members of our swimming club have had a successful weekend competing down in Swansea at the Easter Nationals. Matthew Jones, James Park, Nia Pepper and Alex Young gained many personal best times, got through heats and into many finals.  Matthew Jones came away with a silver medal in the 400IM,  for James Park a bronze in the 400 free, bronze in the 200 free and a gold in the 1500 free.  Alex Young came away with a bronze medal in the 100m breast, bronze in the 100m back and a silver in the 50m back.

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