Essex Championships Block B
Gold’s Galore for TSC and Event Best Time for Joshua
SWIMMERS from Thurrock Swimming Club participated in the second block of the Essex Age Group Championships. The weekend was a great success with not only individual winners but gold medals for our relay teams.
In the boys 11 & 12 freestyle and medley teams, – Tobi Olajide, Ayobami Akindele, Joshua Shepherd, Kevin Moghina were outstanding winning both events. Nikita Charykin, Henry Dean, Ben Minister, Daniel Boboye also won Gold in the boys 13 & 14 years medley relay. The girls 15 and older team consisting of Radost Milkova, Rebecca West, Tilly Mayes, Bryony Edgings came 5th in the medley relay.
Individual swimmers who won medals and finished in the top 8 were Tobi Olajide 1st 200 fly, Nikita Charykin 1st 200 fly, 1st 200 breast, 1st 800 free, 1st 400IM, 1st 100 breast, Joshua Shepherd 1st and Event Best Time 200 fly, 8th 200 breast, Jeremy Goodwin 1st 100 breast and 4th 200 breast, Henry Dean 4th 200 fly, Jasmine Verlander 3rd 200 back, 3rd 100 back, 5th 200 free, Bryony Edgings 6th 100 fly, 5th 200 fly, 6th 800 free, Jenson Hurrell 4th 200IM, 3rd 400IM, 4th 800 free, Daniel Boboye 2nd 100 breast, 6th 200 breast, Ayobami Akindele 2nd 100 breast, 3rd 200 breast, 8th 400IM, Ben Minister 6th 200 fly, 7th 200 breast, 4th 800 free, 2nd 400IM, Radost Milkova 5th 100 back, 7th 200 back, Paige Laybourn Morris 6th 100 fly, 7th 200 free, Oba Bankole 3rd 100 breast, Eloise Bruce3rd 100 fly, 6th 200 free, Elise Delapperall 4th 200 back, 4th 100 fly, 5th 100 back, 3rd 800 free, 8th 200 free, Sophie Conroy 4th 100 fly, Colin Moghina 4th 200 breast, 8th 200 IM, 5th 100 breast, Ethan Martin 8th 800 free, Jimmy Taylor 4th 400IM, 3rd 800 free, Osehon Ojiekhudu 7th 200 fly, Mia Ward 6th 200 back, Kevin Moghina 8th 200 fly, 7th 100 breast, Priya Dhillon 8th 100 fly, 8th 100 back, Daisy Patterson 6th 200 back, Rebecca West 8th 100 back. Other Thurrock swimmers who achieved best times and participated in relays were Matthew Riddle, Daniel Thompson, Michaela Taiwo, Caitlin Murray, Tilly Mayes, Gabriella Taiwo, Tami Bankole and Louise Webster.