SWIMMERS from Thurrock SC competed in the last block of the Essex Age Group Championships. Overall it was very successful with many great performances and Thurrock moving up three places to 7th overall – out of 30 clubs.
Jenson Hurrell was in great form finishing 3rd in the 400 free, 3rd 200 fly, 3rd 200 free, 3rd 200im, 4th 100 breast, Daniel Ajetummobi 6th 100 breast, Mide Olajide finished 2nd 200 fly, 5th in the 400 free, 4th 200im, 3rd 100 breast, 6th 200 free, Jimmy Taylor 4th 200 fly, 6th 400 free, 8th 200 free, Harrison Jarvis 8th in the 400 free, 8th 200IM, 6th 100 breast, Jamie Speers 3rd 200 free, 4th 200 fly, 4th 400 free,6th 200im, Gracie Mae Martin 8th 400IM, Rebecca West 8th 400IM, Azar Aitmarri 3rd 400 free, 5th 10 fly, 4th 200 breast, Martine Tran 6th 400IM, 4th 200 IM, Michaela Taiwo 8th 100 free, Tilly Mayes 5th 100 free, 3rd 100 fly, Luke Crofts 2nd 200 breast, 6th 100 back, Sophie Drake 5th 100 free, Lillian Tagg 6th 200 back, Nonhlanhla Thole 5th 100 fly, Nikita Charykin 4th 200IM, 4th 200 fly, Aaron Lambie 6th 200 fly
Swimmers from TSC who also competed were: Abigayle STILL, Annabel SPEERS, Eleanor MARTIN, Eden PARKIN, Cate DIAZ ANAYA, Phoebe BRENNAN, Radost MILKOVA, Rebecca HONEYWELL, Amelia PATTERSON, Bryony EDGINGS, Elise DELAPPERALL, James EDGINGS, Remy TRAN, Robert BUCKLEY, Jack WILLIAMS, Jaheim KONTEH, Matteo CASTELLO, Harrison DESSOY, Ethan PARAIWA, Colin MOGHINA, Aidan WOOD. Brian WONG, Teni OGUNLESI, Samuel Barella
The boys 11/12 medley relay of Jimmy Taylor, Harrison Jarvis, Mide Olajide and Jenson Hurrell finished 1st, Harrison Dessoy, Daniel Ajetummobi, Jaheim Konteh & Matteo Castello swam well in the same event. Teni Ogunlesi, Michaela Taiwo, Nonhlanhla Thole, Lillian Tagg, Amelia Patterson, Bryony Edgings, Freya Bodle & Eden Parkin swam in two teams in the 11/12 year freestyle event. IN the 15yr and old event, Martine Tran, Abigayle Still, Annabel Speers and Sophie Drake swam well in the medley team.
Kieron Harris, Brian Wong, Jamie Speers and Mide Olajide finished 5th in the 10-14 age group freestyle team, and James Edgings, Jimmy Taylor, Aaron Lambie and Jenson Hurrell also performed well in the same event. Azar Aitmarri, Luke Crofts, Sam Barella and Jack Williams swam well in the 15 + freestyle relay. IN the 10-14 medley team, the two teams consisting of Rebecca Honeywell, Gracie Mae Martin, Rebecca West and Tilly Mayes, Lillian Tagg, Ellie Martin, Radost Milkova & Phoebe Brennan.