Last weekend several COB swimmers competed for their schools in the Ulster Minor Schools Gala in Ballymena. In Form 2 age group Emma Montgomery won gold in both 50free and 100IM, Anna Hill Gold in 50m breast, bronze in 50 fly, Amy Montgomery reached the final of the 50m breast. The girls won relay medals too. In Form 1 Ellie Falls was bronze in 100IM, Theo Falls silver in 50m back, Ellie and Livvy McCrea reached finals in 50m free and 50m back respectively. The girls also won relay medals. Well done to Anna Roscoe, Lily Wang, Holly McCloy, Felix Skelton , Andrew Hunter and Rory Maruna.
On Saturday for the P5’s Luighseach swam 50m breast and 50m free, just missing the finals. For P6, Amy Hunter won gold in 50m fly and silver in 50m breast, Alex Holmes reached the final of the 50m breast, Ross Bolan of the 50m back and 50m free. For P7, Michael Montgomery won bronze in 50m back and silver in the 50m free. Well done also to Matthew McKelvey, Lorcan Murnaghan and Connor Harwood. The P7 girls saw Amelia McGuigan just miss a final of the 50 back. Well done also to Caoimhe McDonnell, Izzy Mallon, Aine Harwood, Zara Bolan and Isabella O’Brien and to the all the swimmers who won relay medals.
A good start to the season!