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Leicester open meet - coach report

Leicester open meet - coach report

Last weekend 18th -20th November saw the Elite and Age group squad go and take part in the second targeted short course meet of the season. The result - fantastic swims!

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Tom Derbyshire claims European Junior 1500m Freestyle Crown

Tom Derbyshire claims European Junior 1500m Freestyle Crown

Tom Derbyshire won 1500m Freestyle gold to cap a memorable second day for Great Britain at the 2016 European Junior Championships in Hungary. The Royal Wolverhampton School swimmer took an axe to his PB to claim gold in 15:08.31. The young Brit’s time was more than 14 seconds faster than his previous lifetime best – a 15:22.58 effort from the 2015 British Championships in London.

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RWS Swimmer Niamh Hofland has been in action this week in Hódmezővásárhely, Hungary

RWS Swimmer Niamh Hofland has been in action this week in Hódmezővásárhely, Hungary

RWS Swimmer Niamh Hofland has been in action this week in Hódmezővásárhely, Hungary. The Dutch team are comprised of 12 women and four men who trained for a week at a training camp in Debrecen, preparing for the competition. Niamh has been competing for Holland in the 800fc and 400fc as one of the youngest individual swimmers at the meet.

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Royals Rule at Regional Youth Championships 2014

Royals Rule at Regional Youth Championships 2014

On the 3rd/4th May 2014, Corby International Pool was besieged with swimmers from all over the West & East Midlands competing in the Regional Youth Championships. After an unsettled month of training after the departure of our head coach, this was always going to be a tough competition for our swimmers, but all our worries seemed to be for nothing as our swimmers proved why they are the best swimmers in the region winning medal after medal in arguably the most dominate show of strength our Elite Royals have had at regionals for some years.

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Great North 5Km Open Water

Great North 5Km Open Water

On the 15th June 2014, Alice Dearing, Megan Carline, Tom Derbyshire and Toby Robinson made the trip up North to the picturesque Lake Windermere in Cumbria for the Great North 5Km Open Water and a chance to qualify for the European Open Water Squad.

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