The Sevenoaks Sychronised Swimming team shone at the recent Kent Championships in Canterbury with every swimmer leaving the event having won a medal!
In the individual championships, the medal winners were:
Novice category - Abigail Bampton, bronze (12/U). Ruby Ferguson (13-18), in her first ever competition won the Gold!
Grade 0 (13-18) Lena Saunders brought home the silver medal with Michaela Grobbelaar winning the bronze.
Grade 1 figures it was gold for Sarah Fitz-Gerald, (12/U) an amazing achievement after just 10 months with the club. In 13-18 age group, Emilie Williams won the bronze.
Grade 2, Lucy Sadler (12/U) won the bronze medal whilst Maelle Fontaine also won the bronze medal in the 13-18 category.
In Grade 3, (13-15) Tiia Lahdelma won silver, whilst Aruni Meedeniya (15-18) took the bronze.
The team also entered two duets. The 12u girls managed to bring home a second gold medal this season. Lucy Sadler, Fleur Kirk (and reserve Angelina Bezuidenhout). The 13-18 duet narrowly missed out on a podium place coming in 4th. Tiia Lahdelma, Aruni Meedeniya (and reserve Amelia Bell)
Finally, the club entered three routines in the team championships, each team swimming to music for 3 minutes. The 12u team, were ecstatic to take home the gold medal and the U12 trophy. Team members: Angelina Bezuidenhout, Betty Black, Abigail Bampton, Stanley Stiff, Ella Francis, Fleur Kirk, Gemma Grobbelaar, Sarah Fitz-Gerald, Lillie Horgan and Abbie White
The 15U team won bronze in a very tough category, just 0.2 separating them from the gold!
The 13-18 team were ecstatic to win gold and the Kent title.
The teams are training hard for their final competition of the summer, the National Combo Cup, the second time Sevenoaks has competed at national level.