Caerphilly County Swim Squad Gala 2009

By Rhys Roberts - September 23 2009
Caerphilly County Swim Squad Gala 2009 Nine Dragons DSC members competed in a weekend long gala which saw our swimmers integrated with Caerphilly County Swim Squad.

Caerphilly County Swimming Squad Gala 2009

Caerphilly County Swimming Squad held their club gala on September 11th, 12th and 13th at our home venue Caerphilly Leisure Centre. They kindly invited our club's swimmers to be integrated into this gala. Nine swimmers competed from Dragons DSC.

The event took place on Friday evening and Saturday and Sunday afternoons. Sunday saw 11 times Paralympic Gold medalist David Roberts CBE attend and present swimmers with medals and trophies.

The results of the Dragons DSC swimmers were as follows:

Nathan Eke
50m Breaststroke 48.06 1st of 4
100m Breaststroke DQ DQ
50m Butterfly 43.01 1st of 1
50m Backstroke 38.27 1st of 6
100m Backstroke 1:21.60 1st of 2
50m Freestyle 32.96 1st of 5
100m Freestyle 1:11.82 1st of 2
Jonathan Eke
50m Breaststroke 55.27 3rd of 4
100m Breaststroke 2:14.64 1st of 2
50m Backstroke 43.48 2nd of 6
100m Backstroke 1:36.81 2nd of 2
50m Freestyle 35.69 2nd of 5
100m Freestyle 1:16.54 2nd of 2
Philip Lowman
50m Breaststroke 52.71 2nd of 4
100m Breaststroke 1:55.99 4th of 4
200m Breaststroke 3:57.42 6th of 6
50m Backstroke 46.54 3rd of 6
100m Backstroke 1:40.08 4th of 4
50m Freestyle 39.45 3rd of 5
100m Freestyle 1:33.75 3rd of 4
Laurence Perks
50m Breaststroke 1:36.01 4th of 4
50m Backstroke 1:24.30 5th of 6
100m Backstroke 3:31.13 2nd of 3
50m Freestyle 1:10.23 4th of 5
100m Freestyle 2:38.94 3rd of 3
Bethan Eke
50m Breaststroke 59.79 1st of 1
100m Breaststroke 2:17.80 11th of 12
50m Butterfly 53.81 1st of 1
100m Butterfly 2:11.57 5th of 6
50m Backstroke DQ DQ
50m Freestyle 43.15 1st of 1
100m Freestyle 1:42.41 7th of 10
Sophie Hodges
50m Backstroke 3:19.99 1st of 1
Ben Hopkins
50m Backstroke 1:05.37 3rd of 6
100m Freestyle 2:09.31 3rd of 3
Paul Matthews
50m Backstroke 1:52.09 6th of 6
100m Backstroke 4:27.32 3rd of 3
50m Freestyle 1:52.44 5th of 5
Matthew Wren
100m Freestyle 1:42.02 2nd of 3

Many thanks to everyone at Caerphilly County Swimming Squad.