Spotlight

Record Holders

It is great to win, but something extra special to be a record breaker. Our club records are set and broken each year at our Annual Club Championships. Here is a list of the current record holders ….

Sporting stars

We also like to celebrate the achievements of those swimmers who have achieved at national or international level or whose efforts have been acknowledged by other organisations. Here are a few …..

Pia Murray
Team GB Youth Squad

In 2019 Pia has represented Team GBs Youth Squad at the European Youth Championships and the World Youth Championships

Matthew Burrows
Member of GB & Northern Ireland Transplant Team

In 2017 & 2018 Matt was selected as a member of the Great Britain Northern Ireland team to compete in the World Transplant and European Games.  In 2017 at  the World Games he set 7 new transplant world records and was voted 'Outstanding Male Athlete'.  In 2019 at the British Transplant Games he took four Gold medals and then as part of Team GB & NI he took 4 Gold, 2 Silver  and 3 new World Records at the 2019 World Games in Newcastle in August.

Pamela Lane
Member of Team GB & Northern Ireland Transplant Team

In 2017 Pam represented Team GB & Northern Ireland at the World Transplant Games.  In 2018 at the European Transplant Games she came away as European Champion in the 50m Backstroke.  At the 2019 British Transplant Games she took the Gold in the 50m Backstroke and medalled or PBd in all her other events.  Pam has also been selected as part of the Team GB & NI squad taking part in the 2019 World Transplant Games in Newcastle.

Thomas Pearce
Down Syndrome Swimming

In 2018, having achieved the required times in mainstream competition, Thomas was invited to be part of the Great Britain Down Syndrome Squad.  He is now invited to attend training camps and competes with them.  He has also medaled at the 2019 Special Olympics and was runner-up in South Ribble's 2018 Sports Awards in the 'Rising Star' category.

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