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DASC Club Gala 7th May 2024


- Gala Results, News, Uncategorised

Well, it is certainly good to have the pool back open and even better to have been able kick start the DASC Club Galas for 2024. It has been a while but what a fantastic first Club Gala.

Congratulations to all swimmers who took part and wow there were PBs broken, records smashed and trophies awarded. 

Results and Records

  • 4 records broken (all by boys)
  • William Oliver shaved 0.07 sec off Nathan Warwick’s record from 2015 in 11&12 years 50m Free
  • Harry Whitfield broke Ryan Pepper’s 2017 record by 0.5 sec in 13&14 years 50m Free
  • Lewis Kestle lowered the 15&over record for 15&over 100m Back of Will Beukenholdt in 2019 by 0.14 sec
  • Harry Whitfield broke Will Smith’s records set back in 2013; this time in 200m Fly for 13&14 years.

Club Championship 2024

The below link confirms the standing for the Club Championship Points table.

Sprint Award Badges

For those younger swimmers check to see if you have a sprint award. See below for eligible times. Badges may be purchased from the club. Mrs Johnson (A1 parent) will be able to assist with any requests.

And lastly; Thank you…

Of course the Gala could not of proceeded without the collective help of an army of volunteers. There is a lot that goes on behind the scenes to enable such an evening to take place so a huge thank you to Ian Proud, Dave Gill, Laura Mack and the cohort of Committee members, volunteer Officials and volunteer parents. Your help was invaluable.  Plus; great to see the DASC President Jane Teague; who was able to make attendance and speak at the opening. Hope you enjoyed the evening Jane! Roll on the next Club gala scheduled for 25th June.