Deben Open – October 2017

On the weekend of 7-8th October we took a team of some 38 swimmers to compete in the Deben Open. It was unusual this year as it took place at Crown Pools in Ipswich as the Deben pool is closed and undergoing refurbishment. Our swimmers had a magnificent weekend. We…

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Winter Regional Qualifiers

Congratulations to Mia Yates, Stuart Evans and Thomas Boyt. All three have qualified for the Winter Regionals in Norwich on the weekend of 4th/5th November 2017. Mia will be competing in the 50 and 100m Freestyle Stuart will be competing in the 50, 100 and 200m Freestyle Thomas will be competing in events…

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Beth Young represents Suffolk

On Saturday 3rd September 2017, I was invited to swim for Suffolk in the Inter County Championships. It was held at the Luton pool, the same as last year and it’s a really nice pool. There were 6 other clubs: Berkshire, Leicestershire, Warwickshire, Lincolnshire, Essex & Bedfordshire. I swam two…

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2017 Club Championships

The 2017 club championships were held over a period of several weeks between early Iune and mid July. They comprised 50m, 100m and 200m races in all strokes, medleys in 100m and 200m and the 400m Free. We had a competitive entry across all age groups and many swimmers competed…

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Ipswich Surprize Open – July 2017

We took 38 swimmers to Ipswich for the July Surprize gala on Sunday 9th July 2017. The gala is usually a popular one because in addition to medals for the first, second and third child in each event and age group, there is a random prize allocated to one swimmer…

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Summer League Grand Final

Felixstowe were positioned 9th in the Virtual Summer League after the first two rounds which placed us into the B final to take place at Crown Pools on Saturday 1st July 2017. In that final we competed against Newmarket, Deben Yellow, Hadleigh, Halstead, Gt Yarmouth and Lowestoft and Oulton Broad…

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