Ealing Xmas Last Chance County Qualifier 2/3 Dec 2017

Posted on: December 5th, 2017 by John Donovan


Anaconda SC sent 77 swimmers to Northolt Leisure Centre to compete against a high standard of competition in the Ealing Christmas Last Chance County Qualifier and the squad came away with an impressive haul of personal bests and medals to show for their efforts.

226 PB’s were achieved and 64 medals won, 18 gold, 18 silver and 28 bronze over the two days. Add to that the 9 swimmers who broke 17 club records resulted in a good weekend for the club.

Head Coach Wayne Lock said “I’m really pleased with the consistency of improvements our club is making. There is a buzz of positivity that echoes throughout and the swimmers deserve their hard earned success.”

Well done to every swimmer who took part and gave 100% throughout, you were a credit to the club as always.

Gold Medals:

Sadie Wilson (15) 50m back 32.08, 100m back 1:09.66, 200m back 2:32.81: Sadie Goldin (13) 100m free 1:01.18, 100m back 1:09.35: Alice Hockey (15) 200m free 2:21.23, 100m breaststroke 1:19.24: Rocco Giustiniani (10) 50m fly 36.00, 100m fly 1:21.98: Fred Goudie (18) 50 back 28.08, 100m fly 59.15: Ettienne Hutt (12) 100m free 1:08.67: Alice Bayley (13) 200m breaststroke 2:58.45: Polly Rayner (14) 50 breaststroke 37.71: Alec Selwyn (11) 50m breaststroke 42.68: James Brealey (12) 50m breaststroke 40.34: Sam McAllister (14) 200m breaststroke 2:50.06: Tommy Donovan (16) 50m breaststroke 30.20:

Silver Medals:

Fred Goudie (18) 50m free 24.83, 50m breaststroke 30.47, 50m fly 27.05: Alice Bayley (13) 50m breaststroke 37.30, 100m breaststroke 1:23.15: Sam McAllister (14) 50m back 33.98, 100m breaststroke 1:15.95: Noah Boydell(15) 50m fly 29.97, 100m fly 1:07.40:Tommy Donovan (16) 100m breaststroke 1:05.87, 100m fly 59.21: Rocco Giustiniani (10) 100m IM 1:28.52: Alec Selwyn (11) 100m breaststroke 1:34.92: Sadie Goldin(13) 50m free 28.43:Theo Pliner (13) 400m free 5:11.39: Sydney Celul (15) 50m back 34.79:  Jess Neale (16) 50m breaststroke 38.35:

Bronze Medals:

Tommy Donovan 50m free 24.84, 50m fly 27.14,200m free 2:00.45: Lily Waite (11) 200m free 2:39.11, 100m fly 1:26.71:Cyril De Montbel (11) 50m back 36.65, 100mIM 1:24.68  Jasmina Charap (13) 50m breaststroke 39.58,100m breaststroke 1:27.84: Alice Bayley 50m free 29.10,50m back 33.76: Sophia Bremen (11) 200m breaststroke 3:13.52: Mabel Hayes  (11) 50m back 36.91:Persephone Holloway (11) 100m back 1:19.49: Ettienne Hutt (12) 50m free 31.07: Bruno Tubbs (12) 50m breaststroke 41.68: Leto Atherton (13) 50m fly 32.90: Annabel Mitchison (13) 200m back 2:47.72:Alden Whiting (13) 50m free 29.97: Dylan Baker (13) 50m back 34.13: Theo Pliner (13) 50m breaststroke 41.23: Polly Rayner (14) 200m breaststroke 3:02.08:Sam McAllister (14) 100m free 1:01.19: Charlie Pliner (14) 50m free 27.88: Sydney Celul (15) 50m free 28,99: Charlie Baduna (15) 50m back 37.60: Jess Neale (16) 100m fly 1:10.20: Fred Goudie 100m free 54.30:

The following swimmers broke club records:

Tommy Donovan 16yr 100m freestyle, 100m Butterfly and **200m freestyle**

Sadie Wilson 15yr 50m backstroke and **200m backstroke**

Alice Hockey 15yr 200m freestyle and **100m breaststroke**

Jess Neale 16yr 50m breaststroke and 200m freestyle.

Rocco Giustiniani 10yr 100m butterfly

Sophia Bremen 11yr 200m breaststroke

Persephone Holloway 11yr 100m backstroke

Alice Bayley 13yr 50m breaststroke

Jess Neale 16yr 50m breaststroke

Fred Goudie Mens Open 100m butterfly

** Tommy, Sadie and Alice broke the Open records in the events marked **