In September 2016, seven of our top swimmers travelled to Wellington to compete in the National Schools Swimming Champs (Emma Brooks, Sarah Brooks, Claudia Griffin, Simone Lusby, Summer Miln, Rebecca Smolcic and Emily Whitehead). They had an outstanding weekend and came away overall in 9thout of 71 places for Girls schools (and with only 7 swimmers this is a great feat). We say a huge congratulations to our new National Champions:

Simone Lusby, Emily Whitehead, Summer Miln, Rebecca Smolcic – 1st in the Open 4×50 Medley Relay,

And Simone Lusby – 1st in 16-18 100 Backstoke and the Backstroke Skins (last man standing)

Our other top 10 placings were:

Emma Brooks -15 age group – 200 Back 3rd, 100 Back 4th, 50 Back 7th

Simone Lusby – 16-18 – 50 Back 2nd, 200 Back 2nd, 50 Breast 7th, 100 Breast 5th, 200 Breast 4th, 200 IM