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Swim club thanks teacher

PUBLISHED: 11:51 12 February 2009 | UPDATED: 13:00 03 July 2010

ON Saturday at the Great Yarmouth High School, over 70 young swimmers took part in a well-supported club mini gala.

The swimming was of a high standard and each race was keenly contested.

ON Saturday at the Great Yarmouth High School, over 70 young swimmers took part in a well-supported club mini gala.

The swimming was of a high standard and each race was keenly contested. At the interval a presentation was made to Gordon Symonds who has retired after over 30 years teaching at the club.

Results. Girls: Fly 8 years, 1 B Simmons, 2 C Burwood, 3 H O Donnell; 9 years, 1 G Crick, 2 E Loveland, 3 K Alyward; 10 years, 1 T Hudson, 2 B Burwood, 3 I Robbins, 11 years plus, 1 L Askew, 2 D Page, 3 A Broughton. Backstroke 8 years, 1 B Burwood, 2 H O Donnell, 3 J Utting; 9 years, 1 A Driver, 2 G Crick, 3 G Wells, 10 years, T Hudson, 2 B Burwood, 3 S Pettigrew; 11 years plus, 1 L Askew, 2 C Ellis, 3 D Page. Breaststroke 8 years, 1 C Burwood, 2 B Thymond, 3 J Utting; 9 years, 1 G Crick, 2 G Wells, 3 A Driver; 10 years, 1 Burwood, 2 T Hudson, 3 E Acland; 11 years plus, K Turton, 2 D Page, 3 L Askew. Freestyle 8 years, 1 C Burwood, 2 J Utting, 3 H O Donnell;,9 years, 1 G Crick, 2 G Wells, 3 A Driver; 10 years, 1 T Hudson, 2 S Pettigrew, 3 E Acland; 11 years plus, 1 C Ellis, 2 L Askew, 3 D Page.

Boys: Fly 9 years, 1 A Hudson; 10 years, 1 J Colby, 2 G Loveland, 3 J Clifton; 11 years plus, 1 J Walker, 2 E Mayes Smith, O Martin. Backstroke 8 years, 1 M Clarke; 9 years, 1 O Malmquist, 2 M Houghton, 3 C Stannard; 10 years, 1 J Colby, 2 E Fernandes, 3 J Clifon; 11 years plus, 1 J Walker, 2 E Mayes Smith, 3 T Clarke. Breaststroke 8 years, 1 M Clarke; 9 years, 1 C Stannard, 2 Hudson, 3 J Collins; 10 years, 1 J Colby, 2 J Clifton, 3 D Ellis; 11 years plus, 1 Walker, 2 E Mayes Smith, 3 G Loveland. Freestyle 8 years, 1 M Clarke, 2 E Grimble, 3 M Jones; 9 years, 1 A Hudson, 2 C Grimble, 3 N Jones; 10 years, 1 J Colby, 2 E Fernandes, 3 J Clifton; 11 years plus, 1 J Walker, 2 T Clarke, 3 E Mayes Smith.


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