11 October 2010

Liam Birrell and Kiani Campbell-Grady come away with five and four golds respectively as Leeds enjoy success in first championship event of the season.

Ponds Forge, Sheffield was the venue for the first championship event of the season. With some of the best swimmers in the county trying to post some fast early season times, the competition at the Yorkshire Swimming Association Winter Championships was tough.

The City of Leeds were represented by swimmers from the Development, Competition, Regional Youth and Senior and National Age and Youth squads. There were some great performances over the weekend with many best times especially form the clubs younger swimmers.

Medallists

Gold (14)

Liam Birrell (5), Chantel Madden (2), Chloe Adams, Kiani Campbell-Grady (4), Richard Mawson, Lewis Evers

Silver (4)

Eleanor Jones, Jessica Manning (2), Chantel Madden

Bronze (10)

Richard Mawson (2), Jacob Seddon, Eleanor Jones (2), Jessica Manning (2), Nicola Graham, Olivia White, Euan Cowan

Well done to everyone involved.