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Synchronised Swimming: Huge success for Reading Royals at National Age Group Championships

                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


Gray leads England’s juniors to synchro success in Croatia

                          MAIDENHEAD’S Mimi Gray was the stand-out performer for England’s Synchro u13s/14s team at the Primorje Cup in Croatia last month, clinching individual and team gold medals. The 14-year-old Furze Platt Senior School pupil competed in Rjeka after her selection to the England junior squad and wowed the judges with a routine performed to Turandot’s Nessun Dorma. Gray swims for the Reading Royals Synchronised Swimming Club and is coached by ex GB synchronised swimmer Kelly-Anne Russell. She wasRead More


Synchronised Swimming: Major success for Reading Royals stars

Reading Chronicle 09/01/2017 (incorrectly titled 12U team – this in fact the 13/14 Combo who faced stiffest competition in terms of numbers and came out a very creditable 5th/17. READING Royals dominated the ASA National Age Groups Synchronised Swimming Championships at the GL1 Leisure Centre in Gloucester. The club were awarded the Mrs Y.M. Price Trophy award after taking the highest combined figure and routine score in the 13-15-year-old age group. Their swimmers secured a total of nine gold, two silver and two bronze medals during the course of the three-dayRead More


GOLD FOR 13-15YRS AT NATIONALS

                ASA Reading Royals secured themselves a second gold on day three, this time in the 13-15yrs Free Team event. The Snow White and the Huntsman film inspired their routine and the girls swam to the theme tune. They started the event with a stunning lift which was controlled throughout and showed amazing strength. They held their expressions well and had great changes in pace. The routine was sharp and snappy. This same group were medallists in the 12 and under age groupRead More


Mimi Gray takes top spot in 13-15yrs Solo

        ASA “Mimi Gray won the 13-15yrs age group Solo on Day Two of the ASA National Synchronised Swimming Championships 2016. The Reading Royals swimmer executed an expressive routine to Andrea Bocelli’s Nessun Dorma showed good technical ability and scored her a 66.4000 for a total of 132.2219. Second place went to Gray’s club mate, Isobel Blinkhorn. Her rendition of Baila Conmigo by Juan Magan showed some nice changes in pace, and she made good use of the pool space to score 64.0333. She finished with anRead More


MIMI GRAY CLAIMS HAT-TRICK IN 13-15 YRS, ELEANOR BLINKHORN STARS IN YOUNGEST AGE GROUP

From: ASA “The other two age groups belonged to Reading Royals as Mimi Gray and Eleanor Blinkhorn laid markers down for nationals with golden hat-tricks. Gray has completed the same treble on the national stage for the past two seasons, and is competing in the 13-15 Yrs age group for the first time this term. After finishing first for figures, Gray scored 66.3000 for her Solo routine in Gloucester. She teamed up with Alyssa Basinger as they led home a Reading clean sweep of the podium in the Duet eventRead More


An Update from Maria Ramos

   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


England Age Group squad win silver in Budapest

          England synchro   The England Programmes Age Group synchronised swimming squad won Team Free silver at this weekend’s Hungarian Open in Budapest. Competing in the Under 15 age group, the English girls scored 67.0667 for their routine to finish on 127.0802 behind eventual winners Hungary on 131.3062. The English girls’ routine also received the highest artistic impression score of the competition, scoring 27.4667. There were also impressive performances in the Solo and Duet competitions with three finishes in the top five. City of Bristol’s DaniellaRead More


Age Group and Development Synchro squads 2016 announced

January 8, 2016 Swimmers have been named on the Age Group and Development Synchro Squads 2016 following performances at the ASA National Age Group Synchronised Swimming Championships in December last year. The Age Group Squad 2016 is looking forward to competing at the Hungarian Open Age Group competition this June and will be focusing on the free team and figures. Reading Royals’ Age Group Duet champions, Alyssa Basinger and Mimi Gray, who also won Solo gold in the 12yrs and under category in December, have been named on the team following theirRead More