On Saturday 1st December several members of the Ipswich High School swim squad travelled to the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Pool in Stratford, to compete in the ISA National Finals.
Ipswich High School pupils helped the East Anglian Regional Team finish in third place amongst the whole nation, the highest they have finished in several years. The Year 7 medley relay team, which featured Seren Page and Emily Knight, won the event; a feat which East Anglia has never achieved before.
In total, the IHS team brought home 21 medals; an outstanding achievement.
Annabelle B. – Gold in the 100m breaststroke, Bronze in the individual freestyle, Silver in the medley relay and Bronze in the freestyle relay
Seren P. – Gold in the 50m butterfly, individual freestyle and medley relay and Silver in the freestyle relay
Emily K. – Silver in the 50m backstroke, Gold in the medley relay and Silver in the freestyle relay
Isabelle R. – Silver in the medley relay and Bronze in the freestyle relay
Emily L. – Bronze in the 50m breaststroke
Alexandra B., Megan G. and Lara P. – Bronze in the medley relay and Silver the freestyle relay
Lily C. – Bronze in the freestyle relay
Megan G. – Silver in the 50m freestyle
Jessica B. – Bronze in the freestyle relay
Hannah O., Amber D., Ella H. and Agatha V. narrowly missed out on medals in the medley and freestyle relays, finishing fourth
We would like to thank all the parents who volunteered their time, enabling all the pupils to come along and compete.