Pictured are:- Sam Luckett, Helen Evans, Hayley Pearce, Victoria Saltmer, Karen Clarkson, Michelle Charles, Sandra Jack, Rachel Moorhouse, Tracy Harper, Anne-Louise Forster. “Hopes were running high as the 36 members of Reading Royals Synchronised Swimming Club together with coaches parents and supporters, set off last Friday to travel to Halifax, Yorkshire for the annual National Age Group Competition”……..(paper report). After an exhausting seven hours coach trip the Royals’ energy was not diminished and team spirit never better as the girls made their last minute preparations for the competitions on the followingRead More
READING POST/CHRONICLE Reading Royals’ golden girl Sam Luckett has done it again but this time she has surpassed everyone by being selected to the Great Britain Senior Squad. Not yet 17, for Sam this is a great achievement especially for someone so young. Sam the current National Junior Champion……full story below See also – Sam’s going for gold (left) , article on Sam’s then upcoming Solo at Junior Europeans in Moscow…
“Always look on the bright side of life” – heralded the show stealer in a highly innovative indivualistic debut by the “Men’s routine” “DATE – December 1, 1991, Place – Reading, Scene – A lone moonlit swimmer – Lights – Camera – Action” – the opening words of the Reading Royals Christmas Show, which certainly set the scene for the evening entitled “Royals at the Movies.” ‘Central swimming pool was decorated with film posters supplied by local video shops together with a wide screen effect and a special finishingRead More
Sam Luckett – RRSSC (Reading Chronicle October 19th 1990) A couple of weekends ago, Sam Luckett clinched gold at the National Age Group Synchronised Swimming Championship – beating her nearest contender by a full mark. In the process she also beat swimmers a year older and supposedly stronger than herself, firmly proving she is yet another of the string or successful swimmers to emerge from the Reading club, which is undoubtedly among the best in the country……Full story click the article below.