Stockport Metro competed in Swim England National Age Groups at Manchester Aquatics Centre on 2nd & 3rd March.
On the Saturday the 12&U and 13-15 year olds competed in Figures, with some excellent improvements from their last competition, and from last year’s NAGs competition, culminating in a Bronze medal for Floella Dixon in the 9-10 years figures.
Marisa Whitehurst and Annie Lu’s Figures scores qualified them for the Duet competition, and their swim to music from Madonna earned them Silver medals in 12&U competition.
The 12&U Combo Team event was our final swim of the day, where Marisa Whitehurst, Annie Lu, Alice Foster, Siena Oxby, Floella Dixon and Kadie Randall earned a gold medal for their routine, swam to music from Toy Story. The girls showed off some great execution in figures and lifts.
Marisa Whitehurst (11-12), Annie Lu (11-12) and Evie Walker (13-15) also qualified for their respective Solo competitions on Sunday, where all performed fabulous routines.
The final events of the weekend were Free Team events where we competed in the 12&U and 13-15 competitions. The 13-15 team, Evie Walker, Jasmine Jones, Emily Jackson, Grace Lu and Gabriella Jackson swam a complex, fast paced routine, with some great lifts and placed 8th. The 12&Us, swimming to music from The Incredibles, swam a great routine with some really high lifts, placing 6th.