Borough of Barnsley Swimming Club’s Yorkshire competed at the Yorkshire Swimming Associations 2022 Group Championships last weekend. With entry times set at a high standard, the 100 swimmer club that trains across the borough, turned out a total of 26 swimmers eligible for over 75 events.
The club brought home 19 top ten finishes including 2 silver medals by girls captain Eleanor Valentine-Bull who secured second spot in the 16 yrs 100m and 200m breaststroke.
Other top ten finishes were obtained by
Other swimmers were Harry Austin, Adam Gill, Jonathon Wightman, Roman Wallace, Kalum Smart, Blaine Underwood, Poppy Pearson, Brooke Owen, Esme Hays, Purdy Roberts, Kloe Eade, Meredith Gregory, Macy Yoxall, Lola Yoxall & Ella Minogue
Club Spokesman Adrian Wightman said “Once again we were successful in qualifying for a large number of events and the swimmers excelled as ever. We saw multiple personal best times as well as some nail biting finals. We look forward to the Yorkshire Sprints on the 26th February and hope we can bring more silverware home