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Sunderland New Year Meet- 10th- 12th January 2020

Sunderland New Year Meet- 10th- 12th January 2020

Sunderland Aquatic Centre Long Course Level 1 Squads Competing- NP and SP BOK achieved- 4 Gold, 9 Silver, 14 Bronze and 72 additional top 10 places. GOLD- Ben Croft(2), Ruby Knight(2). SILVER- Emily Brook, Emily Oliver(2), Georgina Wright, Louis Cass, Rory Bryant, Ruby Knight(3). BRONZE- Avril Bowler, Ben Croft, Brandon Cartwright, Chloe Hirst, Emily Brook, Eva Knight, Georgina Wright, Gracie Beaumont, James Plant(2), Luke Clegg, Molly Marsh, Ruby Knight(2) . Additional Top 10 places- Alexandra Woodhead, Anya Locke(6), Avril Bowler(4), Ben Croft(2), Chloe Hirst(5), Daniel Jackson(4), Emily Brook(4), Emily Hirst, Emily Oliver(4), Eva Knight(9), Georgina Wright(2), Gracie Beaumont, Isabel Farmer(2), […]

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The Qualifying Window for the British Summer Championships and the Home Nation summer meets in 2020 will run from Friday 13th March – Sunday 10th May 2020 (inclusive).

The Qualifying Window for the British Summer Championships and the Home Nation summer meets in 2020 will run from Friday 13th March – Sunday 10th May 2020 (inclusive).

https://www.britishswimming.org/news/latest-swimming-news/2020-summer-meet-qualifying-window-announced/ It comes around so quickly every year and its almost here again! Have a look at the link to understand these 2 fantastic high level swim meets and whats needed to qualify. 2019 saw BOK swimmers compete in 15 individual races seeing 5 finals resulting in a bronze medal at British Summer Championships and at England National Summer Meet 2019 BOK swimmers competed in 35 Individual events reaching 19 finals and taking home 1 gold, 2 Silver and 3 Bronze medals. Whose names will be added to the qualifiers and results for 2020!!

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Swim England National Winter Championships- 5th- 8th December 2019

Swim England National Winter Championships- 5th- 8th December 2019

Ponds Forge- Sheffield Level 1 SC Qualification times are fast for the National Winter Championships so BOK are proud to have Chloe Hirst having qualified for 4 events this year. Chloe competed in 100m Butterfly and 100m,200m and 400m Individual Medley. Chloe PB’d to achieved a BOK record in the 100m IM heats then went on to PB again in the final coming in 7th as a 16 year old in the Under 18’s final. Well done Chloe. Have a look at the link to see some footage of the competition and other information relating to Swim England Nationals and […]

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Wigan Best Future Stars 9th Open Meet 15th- 17th November 2019

Wigan Best Future Stars 9th Open Meet 15th- 17th November 2019

Wigan Life Centre, Wigan Level 2 SC Competing -NP and JP1 BOK achieved- 2 Gold, 7 Silver, 2 bronze and an additional 23 top 8 places GOLD- Eva Knight, Jack McClelland. SILVER- Eva Knight, Molly Marsh (2) Poppy Nuttman (3), Thomas Brooks. BRONZE- Louis Cass, Molly Marsh Additonal top 8 places-Eva Knight(6), Gracie Beaumont(2), Imogen Jones, Isabel Farmer(4), Jack McClelland, Jessica Smelt, Lachlan Munro, Louis Cass, Poppy Nuttman,Thomas Brooks(5) Thank you to coaches and Team managers for your support over the weekend. For Full results- http://wiganbest.com/futurestars/2019/

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Stockport November Meet- 15th-17th November 2019

Stockport November Meet- 15th-17th November 2019

Stockport life Leisure- Stockport Level 1 SC Squads competing- SP Well done to our lone medallist Luke Clegg who achieved a bronze medal and also won a place in the skins competition! Additional Top 8 Places- Avril Bowler (3), Brandon Cartwright, Chloe Hirst, Georgina Wright(3), Holly Pearson, Luke Clegg (3), Ruby Knight (2) Thank you to Coach and Team Managers for your time on Pool side over the weekend. For full results- https://stockportmetrosc.co.uk/meet-results/2019novmeet/ PS- Freya Anderson was also competing  at this meet- look her up on the internet and see what she went on to achieve the over the  following […]

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Manchester Snow’pen -7th and 8th December 2019

Manchester Snow’pen -7th and 8th December 2019

Manchester Aquatics Centre- Manchester Level 3 LC Squads competing- All BOK achieved- 28 Gold, 26 Silver, 25 Bronze and172 additional top 10 places GOLD- Anya Locke, Ben Croft(2), Emily Hirst(4), Florence Hobson, Georgina Wright(3), James Plant(2), Jessica Smelt, Louis Cass, Luke Clegg(2), Molly Marsh, Ruby Knight(8), Sally Rutledge, Zach Beattie. SILVER- Amelia Jones, Ben Croft (3), Emily Oliver(2), Emma Webb, Gracie Beaumont(3), Isabel Farmer, Jack McClelland, Jessica Smelt, Luke Clegg (3), Molly Marsh, Ruby Knight (3), Sally Rutledge (4), Yonas Mekonen, Zach Beattie. BRONZE- Anya Locke(4), Emily Oliver(2), Florence Hobson, Isabel Farmer(2), James Plant(2), Jessica Smelt(2), Louis Cass, Molly Marsh, […]

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Spen Bonfire Bash 2019

Spen Bonfire Bash 2019

John Charles Aquatics Centre, Leeds Level 3 SC Squads competing- JP1/JP2 and RP BOK achieved- 22 Gold, 14 Silver, 18 Bronze and 88 additional top 10 place GOLD- Andrew Teale, Elliot Mason, Harry Long, Holly Pearson(5), Isabel Farmer(3), Joe Brook (2), Luca Shevling(3), Molly Inglesfield, Natasha Quashie(2), Rowena Kanan, Summer Walsh, Tyler Atilman. SILVER- Astrid Carroll, Ava Taylor, Charlotte Pate, Ellie Bellhouse-Smith, Hannah Littlewood, Harry Long, Joe Brook, Lily Firth, Max Schofield, Molly Marsh, Rebecca Cartwright, Rosie Morritt, Tyler Atilman(2). BRONZE- Andrew Teale, Annabel Broadhead, Astrid Carroll, Ava Charalambous, Charlotte Pate, Additional Top 10 Places- Andrew Teale(3), Annabel Broadhead, Astrid […]

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NER Age Group/Open 25m Winter Championships 2019

NER Age Group/Open 25m  Winter Championships 2019

Ponds Forge, SheffieldLevel 2 SC Squads competing- All Qualifiers BOK achieved- 5 Bronze and 24 additional top 10 places BRONZE- James Plant (2) Ruby Knight (3) Additional top 10 Places- Anya Locke (2), Archie Forrester, Avril Bowler (2) Eva Knight (3), Gracie Beaumont, James Plant (3), Penny Hobson (3), Rory Bryant, Ruby Knight (5), Thomas Brooks, Zach Beattie. Thank you to Coach and Team Managers for your time on Pool side over the weekend.

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Yorkshire Winter Competition 2019

Yorkshire Winter Competition 2019

John Charles Centre for Sport, Leeds  and Ponds Forge, Sheffield Level 2 SC Squads competing- All Qualifiers BOK achieved- 10 Gold, 7 Silver, 14 Bronze and 78 additional top 10 places GOLD- Ben Croft, Emily Brook, Georgina Wright (4), Gracie Beaumont, Penny Hobson Poppy Nuttman, Ruby Knight. SILVER- Ben Croft (2), Daniel Jackson, Penny Hobson, Ruby Knight (3). Additional top 10 places- Alexandra Woodhead (2), Amelia Jones, Avril Bowler (2), Ben Croft (2), Brandon Cartwright, Chloe Hirst (4), Daniel Jackson (6), Ella Gray (2), Emily Brook (8), Eva Knight (8), Gracie Beaumont, Harry Mervill (2), Isabel Farmer, James Dierckx, James […]

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BoK Internal Gala 4

BoK Internal Gala 4

Looking forwarding to Gala 4 this weekend. Good luck to everyone. All the info is available at http://g4.bokresults.uk

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