SWIMMING: Dartmoor Darts’ Steer claims two titles on first weekend of Devon County Champs
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SWIMMING: Dartmoor Darts’ Steer claims two titles on first weekend of Devon County Champs

DARTMOOR Darts’ Hollie Steer claimed two senior titles at the opening weekend of the Devon County Swimming Championships at Plymouth’s Life Centre. The 17-year-old took victory in both the women’s 50m breaststroke and 200m IM. She clocked 32.79 seconds to win the sprint breaststroke event and 2:22.40 to ease to victory in the final of … Continue reading

Chillingworth and Stephens among individual medallists on final day of National Winter Champs
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Chillingworth and Stephens among individual medallists on final day of National Winter Champs

PLYMOUTH Leander’s Adam Chillingworth and Laura Stephens were among the senior individual medallists on the final day of the National Winter Swimming Championships in Sheffield on Sunday. Leander and Mount Kelly also claimed more relay medals and enjoyed success at junior level to cap off a fine three-days at the short course competition at Ponds … Continue reading

More success for Leander and Mount Kelly on second day of National Winter Champs
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More success for Leander and Mount Kelly on second day of National Winter Champs

PLYMOUTH Leander and Mount Kelly both added more medals to their collection on the second day of the National Winter Swimming Championships in Sheffield. Leander’s Laura Stephens backed up her impressive gold in the 200m butterfly on Friday night by winning silver in the 100m butterfly final. She clocked a new personal best and club … Continue reading

Region’s swimmers make a splash on opening day of National Winter Championships
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Region’s swimmers make a splash on opening day of National Winter Championships

THE region’s swimmers made a splash on the opening day of the National Winter Championships in Sheffield on Friday. Plymouth Leander’s Laura Stephens and Dartmoor Darts’ Cameron Williams particularly caught the eye at the short course event at Ponds Forge. Stephens (pictured top) produced a world class swim to win the women’s 200m butterfly title … Continue reading

Proud disqualified in freestyle final at World Short Course Champs in China
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Proud disqualified in freestyle final at World Short Course Champs in China

PLYMOUTH Leander’s European and Commonwealth Games 50m freestyle champion Ben Proud missed out on a World Short Course Championship medal on Friday after he was disqualified in the final. Proud looked to have won the bronze medal behind Russia’s Vlad Morozov and USA’s Caeleb Dressel in Hangzhou, China, but he was disqualified afterwards for what … Continue reading

Swimmers ready for National Winter Championships in Sheffield
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Swimmers ready for National Winter Championships in Sheffield

SWIMMERS from the region will be heading to the National Winter Championships in Sheffield this weekend. The three-day event, which starts on Friday, will see many of the country’s top swimmers go ahead-to-head in the short course competition. The likes of Great Britain stars Siobhan-Marie O’Connor, James Guy, James Wilby and Sarah Vasey are among … Continue reading