Reading Chronicle READING Royals secured 11 medals at the Swim England National Age Group Championships to make them the most successful club in the country for the second year in a row. In the Under 12 category, Madeleine Staples won a hat-trick of gold medals, with her fellow teammate Rebecca Saunders taking two gold medals and a silver. On day one of the event, Staples and Saunders won the free duet competition, while the former went on to secure the free soloRead More
Hello Synchro Friends Summer is well and truly coming to a close, we’re back to our schools/ work, our sun tans are fading, we find ourselves wearing our warmer hoodies again, and coaches have starting to think about the Christmas show! But before we look forward, I want to take a moment to reflect on a successful summer – it’s always special when it’s an Olympic year, and I am sure you were all glued to your laptops and watched the Synchro live streaming. The top countries continueRead More
– swimming.org Mimi Gray added the 12&Under Solo title to her Duet gold for a memorable golden double at the 2014 ASA National Age Group Synchronised Swimming Championships in Gloucester. Having finished top in the figures for her age group, the Reading Royals swimmer confirmed her place at the top of the Solo event, scoring 57.8667 for her routine to finish with an overall tally of 123.7412. “I’m really pleased,” said Gray. “That was one of the best performances I’ve done so I’m happy. “It’s quite competitive at Reading butRead More
Jo Seeburg in the Reading Chronicle looking forward to the club’s Age Group prospects in 1993. Noted swimmers are Jennifer Murtagh, Abigail Moore and Amy Foster (12 and Under), Kelly Wise, Emily Duerden and the then National Champion Katie Hooper (14 and Under) and Sam Luckett (Junior National Champion) in the 16 and Under. Click on the image to read the article.