Kirklees swimmers strike gold at June championships

Borough of Kirklees swimmers earned a host of medals at the North East Regional Championships.
Borough of Kirklees swimmers earned a host of medals at the North East Regional Championships.

Swimmers from Borough of Kirklees were successful in obtaining qualifying times for the North Eastern Counties Championships in June.

The Championships were run over two weekends and proved to be very successful for those that attended with some great performances from all the BOK swimmers.

Kirklees swimmers gained a number of medals, after reaching finals from their heats, with several collecting personal best times.

ASA North East Region age group Summer Championship 2015 results

Kirklees Gold medal winners: Rosie Hepworth (100m Backstroke) & (400m Freestyle), Holly Pearson (50m Butterfly)

Silver medal winners: Charlotte Robinson (200 Butterfly), (100m Butterfly) & (50m Butterfly), Rosie Hepworth (200m Butterfly) & (100m Butterfly), Nathan Cullen (100m Backstroke), (50m Backstroke), (100m Butterfly), (50m Butterfly) Holly Pearson (100m freestyle), (50m Freestyle)

Bronze medal winners: Charlotte Robinson (400m Individual Medley) & (200m freestyle), Rosie Hepworth (200m freestyle), Alistair Macklin (200m Freestyle) Nathan Cullen (200m Backstroke), Holly Pearson (50m Backstroke).

Other finalists/top 10 finishers: Adam Akram (2), Milly Boulding (1), Nathan Cullen (1), Thomas Eastwood (2), Jamie Fitton (2), Thomas Grierson (3), Emily Hirst (3), Rosie Hepworth (3). Seth Leech (4), Sam Loizou (8), Alistair Macklin (6), Holly Pearson(2), Charlotte Robinson (6), Rae Shute (1).