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FLEETWOOD SWIMMERS Dive in to Spring Competitions

Young athletes from Fleetwood Swimming Club have enjoyed some very rewarding results this month in competitions in London and Manchester. At the Schools Biathlon National Finals, in Crystal Palace, on a glorious sunny Sunday 25th March, Thomas Manning, age 11 of St.Chads Primary School, Poulton came home with the trophy for a fabulous 3rd place when competing in the 50m swim/ 500m run race. Other Fleetwood club swimmers representing their school at the event were Sam Jones, 11, and Harry Brothwood, 11, also of St Chads, George Robinson, 10, of Carr Head, Will Eccleston, 14, and Ciara Barcock, 12, both of Arnold School, Charlotte Grogan, 12, Millfield High, and Beth Manning, 13 of Baines High. Fleetwood’s young swimmers also excelled themselves at Manchester Aquatics centre in the Lancashire swimming competitions in the preceding weekend, with pride of place going

• Trinity Baptist Church 206 Poulton Road, Fleetwood, FY7 7LB Time: Every Thursday evening school term time only, 5 - 6.30pm. Age: 5-14 or early teens. We have lots of activities on the Thursday, including football, crafts & cookery. In school holidays, trips out are arranged, and a holiday club is set-up during the last week. For further information please contact Audrey Doyle on 01253 875618. • Tommy’s YMCA Lofthouse Building Lofthouse Building, London Street, Fleetwood www.fleetwoodcyp.org.uk. Opening Hours: One year membership £2.00 then 50 pence per night. Monday & Wednesday: Seniors Year 7 and above 6:45pm - 9:30pm. Tuesday & Thursday: Juniors Year 5 and above 5:45pm -7:45pm. Boxing sessions: Monday to Thursday Juniors 5:30pm - 6:30pm Seniors 6:30pm - 7:30pm (Requires additional Membership). Please visit our website for full details of the many facilities we have on offer.

to 12 year old Hannah Roe when she came 2nd in the strenuous 200m butterfly race. 12 year old Ciara Barcock gained two 4th places in 800m and 400m freestyle, matched by Thomas Manning in the 100m fly event. Other Lancashire competition swimmers were Tommy Humphries, 12, Kirsty Swarbrick, 12, Emma Wellard, 13, Scott Clarkson, 14, and Beth Humphries 13, joined by first time qualifiers 9 year olds Alex Jones and Lily Evans. Tommy, Kirsty, Emma, Ciara and Hannah now face the challenge of the regional events in Manchester over two weekends in June. Thomas Manning and Hannah Roe are pictured below celebrating their success with their team mates. Fleetwood Swimming Club certainly has its share of very talented youngsters!

• Youth Bus Martindale Park near to Chatsworth Avenue Time: Every Friday evening between 6pm and 8pm. It has a wide range of activities for them to become involved with, DJ’ing equipment, large screen computer games etc. • Fleetwood All Stars Disability Club Fleetwood Sports College, Broadway, Fleetwood, Lancashire FY7 8HE Tel: 01253 681766 | Email: e4ves@tiscali.co.uk Fleetwood All Stars Disability Club for leisure activities for children aged between 8 and 16 years. We aim to provide an activity club for children and young people with disabilities. • FY7 and District Amateur Swimming Club www.fleetwoodswimclub.co.uk Keen young swimmers should come along to Fleetwood YMCA Swimming Pool, The Esplanade, Fleetwood on Monday or Wednesday evenings from 6.3 pm. to 7.30pm for a free trial, speak to the coach on the pool. Or at Poulton YMCA Pool, Breck Road, Poulton on Tuesdays 6.00pm to 7.00pm For info on the club please see website.

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LINK-FY7 Fleetwood Magazine May 2012  

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