Swimming: Club takes heart from impressive performance

Buxton Swimming Club's recent awards night. Pictured are winners.
Buxton Swimming Club's recent awards night. Pictured are winners.

Buxton Swimming Club recently took a 19-strong team to a friendly gala in Cheadle.

Visiting team Biddulph dominated from the beginning, but the Buxton team, made up of a lot of beginners, gave it their all.

With swimmers as young as seven, in some cases competing against people two years their senior, a lot of drive and determination was shown and congratulated by coaches and team managers.

Buxton Swimming club have also recently become one of the first clubs nationally to achieve the new “Swim 21 club Essential” award, gaining a certificate and congratulations from the East Midlands ASA.

Meanwhile, pictured above are the winners from the club’s recent awards night.