2017 AGM

City of Bradford Swimming Club 2017 AGM 

Will members please note that the 2017 Annual General Meeting will take place at Bradford Grammar School on Wednesday 27th September 2017 commencing at 6.15pm.

There are likely to be a number of roles and positions on the Committee becoming vacant at the AGM. If you are interested in joining the Committee and want to know more, please get in touch with me or any other Committee member as a period of handover and shadowing may be helpful.

Fina World Masters 2017 Results

FINA WORLD MASTERS CHAMPIONSHIPS. BUDAPEST, HUNGARY 14TH-20TH AUG 2017.

Name

Age Group

Event

Time

Place

Omar Hussain

 

 

Brendan Watson

30-34 years

 

 

25-29 years

200 Free
50 Fly
100 Free
50 Free

200 Back
50 Back
100 Back
50 Free

2.08.56 PB
27.83 PB
57.90 PB
26.42 PB

2.26.89 PB
30.93 PB
1.06.86 PB
27.06 PB

24TH
44TH
50TH
61ST

18TH
31ST
32ND
100TH

Really well done and congratulations to both Omar and Brendan in their first World Masters Championships.

A clean sweep of PBs also from their 8 events they competed in between them. A great effort guys!

 

Andy Pearce
Senior Coach

National Championships 2017 Results

BRITISH SWIMMING, BRITISH NATIONAL SUMMER CHAMPIONSHIPS. PONDS FORGE, SHEFFIELD. 25TH-30TH JULY 2017.

Name

Age Group

Event

Time

Place

Archie Dunne
Sam Wardle
Archie Dunne
Archie Minto

13/14 years
16 years
13/14 years
13/14years

50 Free
200 Fly
50 Fly
100 Fly

25.63 Heat/25.61 Final PB
2.15.16
28.14
1.02.39 PB

9TH
19TH
20TH
20TH

 

SWIM ENGLAND, NATIONAL SUMMER MEET.
PONDS FORGE, SHEFFIELD. 2ND-6TH AUGUST 2017.

Name

Age Group

Event

Time

Place

Hermione Roe
Hermione Roe
Hermione Roe
Cameron Mander
George Wilde
Archie Minto
Sam Naylor
Hermione Roe
Sophia Basaraba
Hermione Roe
Archie Minto
Hermione Roe
Hermione Roe
Hermione Roe
Hermione Roe

12/13 years
12.13 years
12/13 years
13/14 years
18/over
13/14 years
17 years
12/13 years
12/13
12.13 years
13/14 years
12/13 years
12/13 years
12/13 years
12/13 years

100 Breast
50 Breast
200 Breast
50 Breast
200 Back
200 Fly
400 IM
200 IM
200 Back
200 Free
50 Fly
50 Free
100 Fly
100 Free
50 Fly

1.17.91 Heat/1.16.04 Final PB
34.70 Heat/34.41 Final
2.46.59 Heat/2.44.71 Final PB
33.39 Heat/33.16 Final PB
2.10.76 Heat PB/2.16.48 Final
2.24.83
4.54.71
2.32.37
2.32.19
2.16.88
28.67 PB
28.86
1.09.64
1.03.17
31.40

2ND
2ND
4TH
4TH
10TH
13TH
14TH
14TH
15TH
16TH
16TH
17TH
18TH
18TH
19TH

2 Silver. 7 PBs. 6 finalists.

2 Winter Nationals/Commonwealth Trials QT’s (Hermione Roe, 100 Breast. Archie Dunne, 50 Free).
6 Club Records (Archie Dunne 50 Free. Archie Minto 100 Fly.Hermione Roe 100 & 200 Breast. Cameron Mander 50 Breast. George Wilde 200 Back).

Congratulations swimmers! A huge well done to each and every one of you on a fine season and your National results for 2017. We must go forwards from this positively to make sure 2018 is even better. Well done once again. J

Andy Pearce
Senior Coach

World Masters Championships, Budapest

FINA WORLD MASTERS CHAMPIONSHIPS

BUDAPEST HUNGARY 14TH-20TH AUGUST 2017

Two of City’s former senior swimmers now competing as Masters swimmers travelled to Budapest to compete in their first World Masters Championships.

Brendan Watson and Omar Hussain competed in multiple events and had a clean sweep of personal best times in their combined eight events.

Watson had the highest place finish in the 200m backstroke when he claimed eighteenth place in a time of 2.26 89 in the 25/29 years age group.

He also competed in the 50m and 100m backstroke and 50m freestyle

Hussain swimming in the 30/34 years age groups had his highest place finish of twenty fourth in the 200m freestyle in time of 2.08.56 and also competed in the 50m and 100m freestyle and 50m butterfly.

Both swimmers train with Bradford Council’s Leisure Services Aquatic Competition Programme under the guidance of Senior Coach Andy Pearce.

Christine McCabe, City of Bradford Swimming Club

National Championships 2017

BRITISH SWIMMING, BRITISH NATIONAL SUMMER CHAMPIONSHIPS

SHEFFIELD PONDS FORGE

25TH JULY- 30TH JULY 2017

Three City of Bradford swimmers headed to Ponds Forge, Sheffield to round off their seasons swimming at the prestigious British National Summer Championships.

Swimming in the thirteen/fourteen year age group it was Archie Dunne who led the charge when he qualified for the final of his age groups 50m freestyle in a time of 25.63. Finishing in ninth place in the final he broke the age group club record in a time of 25.61. He also finished in the top twenty in the 50m butterfly event gaining valuable experience for the future in this high level meet.

Also qualifying for this meet and gaining top twenty places were Sam Wardle in the sixteen years 200m butterfly and Archie Minto in the thirteen /fourteen years 100m butterfly. His time of 1.02.39 was a new club record.

SWIM ENGLAND, NATIONAL SUMMER MEET, PONDS FORGE SHEFFIELD

2ND-6TH AUGUST 2017

Twelve year old Hermione Roe produced some outstanding performances at her first National Championship and went on to swim to a life time best time and two silver medals in the twelve/thirteen years age group 50m and 100m breaststroke.

In the 50m she produced a time of 34.41 narrowly missing her previous best time but it was her time of 1.16.04 which produced a highly competitive 100m race. The winning time was 1.15.97, Roe’s time of 1.16.04 narrowly missed the gold but gained her a new club record.

She finished in fourth place in the longer 200m breaststroke in a new club record of 2.44.71 and to round off an excellent weeks swimming had top twenty placings in the 200m individual medley, 50m freestyle, 100m and 200m freestyle and 50m and 100m butterfly.

Roe was swimming as a twelve year old in a double age group so these swims all bode exceedingly well for next years championships.

Fourteen years old Cameron Singh Mander narrowly missed a medal in the thirteen fourteen years 50m breaststroke when he finished in fourth place in a new club record of 33.16.

George Wilde smashed the club record in the heat of the eighteen years and over 200m backstroke in a time of 2.10.76 and went on to finish in tenth place in the final.

Archie Minto who had previously competed in the 100m butterfly at the British National Summer Championships claimed thirteenth spot in his age group 200m butterfly and sixteenth place in the shorter 50m event.

Also gaining valuable experience were seventeen year old Sam Naylor who finished in fourteenth place in the 400m individual medley and twelve year old Sophia Basaraba who finished in fifteenth place in her favoured 200m backstroke event.

The swimmers all train with Bradford Council’s Leisure Services Aquatic Competition Programme under the guidance of Development Coach Sarah Fisher and Senior Coach Andy Pearce.

Christine McCabe

City of Bradford Swimming Club.

ASANER Age Group Championship 2017 Results

SWIM ENGLAND NORTH EAST REGION AGE GROUP CHAMPIONSHIPS.

SUNDERLAND AQUATIC CENTRE 20TH-21ST AND 27TH-28TH MAY 2017. 

Place

Name

Event

Age

Time

1st

Hermione Roe

50 Breast

11/12

34.12 CLUB RECORD HEAT AND FINAL

1st

Hermione Roe

100 Breast

11/12

1.16.32 CLUB RECORD HEAT AND FINAL

1st

Hermione Roe

200 Breast

11/12

2.47.67

1st

Hermione Roe

200 IM

11/12

2.31.07

1st

Hermione Roe

50 Fly

11/12

30.81

1st

Hermione Roe

100 Fly

11/12

1.08.43 CLUB RECORD

1st

Hermione Roe

50 Free

11/12

28.02 CLUB RECORD

1st

Hermione Roe

100 Free

11/12

1.02.30

1st

Hermione Roe

200 Free

11/12

2.13.21

1st

Sophia Basaraba

50 Back

11/12

33.40 CLUB RECORD

1st

Sophia Basaraba

200 Back

11/12

2.29.36 CLUB RECORD

1st

Cameron Mander

50 Breast

14

33.59 CLUB RECORD

2nd

Cameron Green

50 Breast

11/12

37.40 CLUB RECORD

2nd

Cameron Green

50 Fly

11/12

32.26 CLUB RECORD

2nd

Archie Dunne

50 Breast

14

33.75

2nd

Archie Dunne

50 Fly

14

27.83 CLUB RECORD

2nd

Archie Minto

200 Fly

14

2.22.05 CLUB RECORD

3rd

Cameron Green

200 Free

11/12

2.20.50

3rd

Cameron Green

100 Breast

11/12

1.23.14

3rd

Cameron Green

50 Free

11/12

29.46

3rd

Cameron Green

100 Free

111/12

1.05.53

3rd

Sophia Basaraba

100 Back

11/12

1.11.82

3rd

Cameron Green

200 IM

11/12

2.40.00

3rd

Archie Minto

100 Fly

14

1.02.88

4th

Cameron Green

200 Breast

11/12

2.58.55

6th

Archie Dunne

200 Free

14

2.08.91

6th

Archie Minto

50 Fly

14

28.68

6th

Cameron Green

100 Fly

11/12

1.15.20

6th

Archie Dunne

50 Back

14

30.89

7th

Archie Dunne

100 Free

14

58.34

7th

Archie Dunne

100 Fly

14

1.05.28

8th

Cameron Mander

100 Breast

14

1.18.54

10th

Archie Minto

100 Back

14

1.09.73

10th

Archie Minto

100 Free

14

59.72

10th

Roan Sheriff

50 Back

11/12

35.91

11th

Archie Dunne

200 IM

14

2.27.63

12th

Sophia Basaraba

200 Free

11/12

2.25.59

12th

Archie Minto

200 IM

14

2.27.78

12th

Archie Dunne

100 Back

14

1.10.25

14th

Archie Minto

50 Free

14

28.57

15th

Archie Mnto

200 Free

14

2.14.78

15th

Roan Sheriff

50 Free

11/12

31.75

16th

Ella Stabler

400 IM

13

5.45.90

16th

Ella Stabler

200 Back

13

2.40.30

17th

Maisie Dunne

50 Back

13

35.04

17th

Archie Minto

50 Back

14

33.37

18th

Poppy Anderson

50 Fly

14

31.98

19th

Harris Khaliq

100 Back

14

1.13.01

20th

Ella Stabler

100 Back

13

1.15.48

21st

Ella Stabler

200 IM

13

2.44.18

22nd

Ella Stabler

200 Free

13

2.25.74

22nd

Ella Stabler

400 Free

13

5.02.17

23rd

Isabel Beaty

100 Back

13

1.16.31

24th

Isabel Beaty

50 Back

13

35.57

25th

Fraser Buxton

100 Breast

13

1.28.82

26th

Fraser Buxton

400 Free

13

5.03.59

29th

Isabel Beaty

50 Breast

13

40.91

31st

Isabel Beaty

200 Breast

13

3.11.47

31st

Fraser Buxton

200 Breast

13

3.17.74

32nd

Fraser Buxton

50 Free

13

30.84

37th

Sam Akers

50 Free

13

31.00

12 gold, 5 silver, 7 bronze.

35 top 10 placings.

14 club records.

Congratulations swimmers. Simply outstanding performances. There are a few swimmers from the above list that no doubt will be representing us at the English and British National Championships in Sheffield in July and August. Exciting times indeed!

Andy Pearce

Senior Coach

 

A huge well done to all of City of Bradford swimmers who competed over the two weekends of NER’S.

We had some fantastic Personal Best long course times and a few very good medals.

Archie Dunne is now ranked the fastest 13 year old in the whole of Great Britain on the 50m Free and he has broken the City of Bradford club record set by Myles Stirk in June 2014. This time will also have gained him a position in this years British champs 2016 in a dual age band of 13/14, placing him currently 12th overall.

Lets keep working hard, focus on our training and what we eat and drink over the next 6 weeks, till our End of Season Meet, and the British champs so that we can perform to the best of our ability!!

 Sarah Fisher

Development Coach

 

City of Bradford Summer Sizzler Meet 2017 Results

The results for all 4 sessions of this year's Summer Sizzler Meet are now available below.

We hope you enjoyed our meet, and look forward to seeing you all again at our Super Santa Meet. More details will be available nearer the event.

Session 1 Results

Session 2 Results

Session 3 Results

Session 4 Results

Club Records

Club records have now been updated as at 29th May 2017.

Thay can be found under the Member Info heading.

Any queries should be sent to Chris Lund at kit@cobsc.co.uk

Swim England North East Region Age Group Championships

SWIM ENGLAND NORTH EAST REGION

AGE GROUP CHAMPIONSHIPS

SUNDERLAND AQUATIC CENTRE

MAY 2017

City’s swimmers produced some outstanding performances to come home with a plethora of medals and club records galore from the regional meet held in Sunderland.

Hermione Roe dominated the 11/12 years girls events winning an impressive nine gold medals along the way. Her victories came in the 50m, 100m and 200m breaststroke, the 200m individual medley, 50m and 100m butterfly, and 50m 100m and 200m freestyle events. Her performances gained her club records in the 50 and 100m breaststroke, 50m and 100m butterfly and 50m freestyle.

In the same age group backstroke specialist Sophia Basaraba clinched gold medals in the 50m and 200m events and bronze in the 100m event. Her 50m and 200m times were both new club records for her age group.

Fourteen year old Cameron Mander powered to victory in the 50m breaststroke in a new club record of 33.59.

The depth of talent in the eleven /twelve year age group also shone through in the boys events when Cameron Green hit the medal winning trail placing second in the 50m breaststroke and 50m butterfly and third place in the 50m, 100m and 200m freestyle, 100m breaststroke, and 200m individual medley, His two 50m silver medals also collected him club records as did his fourth place finish in the 200m breaststroke.

Archie Dunne swimming as a fourteen year old produced a lifetime best of 27.83 to take silver in the 50m butterfly. He also claimed silver in the 50m breaststroke and a club record of 30.89 in the 50m backstroke which placed him in sixth place.

Bringing up the rear in the medal stakes was fourteen year old Archie Minto of Ilkley. He secured silver in the 200m butterfly in a new club record and bronze in the 100m butterfly.

Green, Dunne, Minto and Mander all secured further top ten finishes at the meet. Other swimmers competing at this level were Ella Stabler, Maisie Dunne, Poppy Anderson, Isabel Beaty, Fraser Buxton and Harris Khaliq.

City now look forward to the English and British National Championships to be held later this summer with confidence.

All swimmers train on the Bradford Aquatics Competition programme under rhe guidance of Coaches Andy Pearce and Sarah Fisher.

Christine McCabe

City of Bradford Swimming Club.

 

Swim England North East Region Senior/Junior Championships

SWIM ENGLAND NORTH EAST REGION

YOUTH AND SENIOR CHAMPIONSHIPS

SUNDERLAND AQUATIC CENTRE

May 20/21st and 29th

A squad of City’s senior swimmers who all train with Bradford Aquatics Competition Programme travelled to Sunderland Aquatic Centre to compete in the North East Region Youth and Senior Championships.

No less than four club records were broken at the meet and the highest placings went to George Wilde and Sam Wardle. Both placed fifth in the senior 100m

backstroke and 100m butterfly respectively. Wilde’s time of 1.01.14 was a new club record as was Wardle’s time of 59.51 in the butterfly event.

Wilde also placed seventh in the longer 200m event and Wardle finished in sixth place in the 200m butterfly. He went on to break the club record in the 50m event with a time of 27.57 but finished just outside the top ten.

James Lund was City’s other recorded breaker. He claimed sixth spot in the senior 200m breaststroke and eighth in the 400m individual medley but it was his time of 17.32.29 in the 1500m freestyle which clinched the club record and an eighth place finish for him.

Sam Naylor was City’s other finalist with a seventh place in the 200m butterfly and ninth places in both the 200m medley and 200m backstroke.

Christine McCabe

City of Bradford Swimming Club