Winchester primary schools' swimming gala

Congratulations to Evie, Jemima, Anastasia, Iona, Agnes, Olivia and Eleanor who represented St Swithun’s at the Winchester Primary Schools’ Swimming Gala on Friday, 6th June.

The gala was organised by the Winchester City Penguins Swimming Club and held at the River Park Leisure Centre. 24 Year 6 girls’ relay teams took part with 42 girls in the Year 4 individual freestyle event. Heats were held with the top six teams and top six individuals qualifying for the finals.

Agnes, Olivia and Eleanor swam very well in the Year 4 freestyle heats with Olivia and Eleanor qualifying for the finals. Olivia was second and Eleanor third in the finals. St Swithun’s Year 6 girls also qualified for the finals of the U11 girls’ medley and freestyle relays after winning their heats. In the finals the girls swam extremely well to win the freestyle relay and place second in the medley relay. Well done girls.