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Gold hauls for Jordan Angel and Grace Ralph at Ludlow Swimming Club
7:00am Wednesday 12th September 2012 in Sport
JORDAN Angel and Grace Ralph struck gold at Ludlow Swimming Club’s end-of-year championships.
Jordan won 13 gold medals in the 16-year-old boys’ section and Grace Ralph secured 11 golds in the 12-year-old girls’ category.
Six-year-old Jack Evans and Freya Davies, aged seven, were the youngest members and swam the 25-metre freestyle in 28.88 and 30.66 seconds, respectively The championships involved each age group of swimmers from nine years to the 17 and above.
And swimmers competed in a host of distances including 25 metres for under-9, and 50 100, 200 and 400 metres for older competitors using each stroke.
Swimmers and their families enjoyed a barbecue and game at the club’s presentation evening at Ludlow Rugby Club.
Ludlow Swimming Club are now training five new level one teachers to bolster and develop their poolside volunteers. For more about the club, call Phil Wright on (01547) 530549 or go to ludlowsc.org.uk