Swimming: Host of personal bests for Harlow Penguins
Sport / Mon 18th Dec 2023 at 12:08pm
THE Harlow Penguins hosted its final meet of the year at Harlow Leisurezone last Saturday.
Welcoming clubs from all over the East and London region it was a full schedule of fast swimming!
Being a home meet, Penguins had a large contingent of 66 swimmers looking to snatch their county qualifying times before the closing date and they certainly stepped up.
174 personal bests were achieved making up 73% of the races swum and some stand out performances from Taivia W, Olivia N, Naomi M, Amaia S and Jeremy C on their debut to competitive swimming.
The day was rounded out with top girl being awarded to Brianna Hansen-Hoare for the highest final points scored across the competition.
The Essex Age Group County Championships are being held across January and February at the Olympic London Aquatics Centre in Stratford.