Well done to Team Marlins at the ASA National Summer Championships and British Summer Championships at Ponds Forge in in Sheffield.
Once again some amazing swims from our swimmers with many achieving finals placings! Notable achievements came from Nancy Dean who placed 8th in the 50m Breaststroke and 10th in the 100m Breaststroke, Joel Lange who placed 4th in the 1500m and 9th in the 400m IM, Connie Dean placing 5th in the 200m IM, 9th in the 200m Breaststroke, 8th in the 50m Breaststroke and 6th in the 400m IM. Last but not least Tom Dean who placed 7th in the 50m Breaststroke, 5th in the 200m IM, 8th in the 100m Breaststroke and 8th in the 200m Breaststroke.
It was a great end to a fantastic swim season and the coaches and committee wish all our club swimmers a relaxing and enjoyable summer break.
Please come and join us on 12th September for a Summer BBQ to launch the new swimming season and raise funds for the club . All details for the event are on the attached invite including what you need to bring and how to get tickets . There will also be members of the Social Committee selling tickets when training resumes at the end of August . Social Committee members are :
Helen Ridlinton - Junior 1,2 & 3 and Elite Squads
Geoff & Kim Mornard - Junior 5
Angela Cooley - Junior 4
Cathy Scanlon - Youth
Neil Sammes - Masters
Please come along and support the Club at this event .
Marlins Social Committee
|Maidenhead Marlins had a great weekend at the annual Black Swan Open meet hosted by Staines Swimming Club. The swimmers were really motivated and upbeat with many achieving Personal Best times! Really great to see all the swimmers focused and cheering each other on as well. Total tally over the weekend for the Marlins were 15 bronze , 15 silver and 16 gold medals. Well done to Joel Lange who received top boy award and Emma Hepworth achieving top girl award! Thanks to the poolside assistance from Helen Hepworth, Sally Bleekendal and Bob El-Hawary over the weekend|
The following article appeared in the Maidenhead Advertiser on Thursday 2-July :