Stingrays 2008 Results

By Rhys Roberts - April 16 2008
Stingrays 2008 Results We took nine of our swimmers to the Swansea Stingrays Swimming Gala held at Penlan Leisure Centre in Swansea on Saturday April 12th.

Swansea Stingrays Gala 2008 - Penlan, Swansea 12/04/08

 

We took nine of our swimmers to the Swansea Stingrays Swimming Gala held at Penlan Leisure Centre in Swansea on Saturday April 12th. The gala was split into two sections with a novice event taking place first, which one of our swimmers Sophie Hodges featured in, and a main event later which the other eight competed in.

 

The squad was

 

Novice Gala:

Sophie Hodges

 

Main Gala:

Patrick Alabaster

Bethan Eke

Jonathan Eke

Nathan Eke

Emily Gait

Megan Jones

Philip Lowman

Laurence Perks

 

There was a competitive debut for the Dragons from Emily Gait who swam in two events, the 50m Freestyle and 50m Breaststroke.

 

It was a very long day with quite a bit of waiting around so the swimmers all did very well to again put in some impressive times.

 

The results of our swimmers were as follows:

 

 

Patrick Alabaster Emily Gait
50m Freestyle 1:04.22 50m Freestyle 1:57.33
50m Backstroke 1:07.50 50m Breaststroke 1:11.35
100m Backstroke 2:53.08
Sophie Hodges
Bethan Eke 25m Freestyle 2:53.58
50m Freestyle 55.93 25m Backstroke 2:13.64
50m Breaststroke 1:13.05
50m Butterfly 1:03.23 Megan Jones
100m I.M. 2:11.80 50m Freestyle 1:30.35
50m Backstroke DQ
Jonathan Eke 50m Breaststroke DQ
50m Freestyle 41.16
100m Freestyle 1:31.72 Philip Lowman
400m Freestyle 6:51.73 50m Freestyle 47.14
100m I.M. 1:58.49 50m Backstroke 59.76
50m Breaststroke 55.41
Nathan Eke 100m Breaststroke 1:59.89
50m Freestyle 42.14
50m Backstroke 45.89 Laurence Perks
100m Backstroke 1:43.91 50m Freestyle 1:11.46
50m Butterfly DQ 100m Freestyle 2:46.46
50m Backstroke 1:22.04
100m Backstroke 3:06.19