5th MAD Level 3 Open Meet 2017

Reporting by John Casey – A Squad Coach

Our club’s swimmers took part in the 5th Matlock and District Open Meet on Saturday 30th September 2017 at the ARC Leisure Centre in Matlock.

Well done all of Eckington Swimming Club swimmers who took part – this was a good start to the new swimming season.  43 out of 81 swim’s resulted in personal best times – 53%.

Congratulations to all of the swimmers who received medals – 46 medals in total!

This first meet resulted in an amazing 10 East Midlands region qualifying times from the following swimmers:

  • Connor Thorpe
    • 50m Backstroke
    • 50m Freestyle
    • 100m Freestyle
    • 200m Freestyle
  • William Hogg
    • 50m Butterfly
    • 50m Freestyle
    • 100m Freestyle
  • Harrison Casey
    • 50m Breaststroke
    • 100m Breaststroke
  • Ellie Tennant
    • 50m Butterfly

To sum up this open meet: great team spirit, lots of swimmers supporting each other and most importantly, lots of smiles.

Full results can be downloaded by clicking here