London 18th March 2012
We had 40 divers travel to Waltham Forest for the London Region Novice Skills
This competition also doubled as National Points.
Our divers won six of the eight events.
Girls 8 & 9’s Five divers competed with Lucy Mermagan taking a silver. Honor Gibbs, Mabel Smith, Clara Papworth and Evie Page finished 5th trough to eigth.
Boys 8 & 9s We had two divers entered finishing with a fantastic 1st and 2nd from Jack Schaafsmaa and William Burke.
Girls 10 & 11s In this event we were very strong with 17 divers diving out of the 24 entered. We took the first four places and all the spots from 6th through to 13th. Ciara McGing won by 25pts over team mates Florence Smith 2nd, Louise Bradley 3rd and Lucy Sefton 4th.
Girls 12 & 13s This was another long event with 21 divers. Our 13 divers did really well taking the top four spaces again but this time it was a very tight finish at the top. Tia Monk won by just four points over Alison Roffey 2nd, Beatrice Kennedy 3rd and Abby Glynn 4thless t han two points behind.
Boys 12 & 13’s This competition was won comfortably by a very sharp Francis Papworth with a 23 point lead. Samuel Allen-Harvey finished 5th gaining his national points.
Girls 14 – 18’s This was the last of the competitions for our divers where we had one sole entry. Where we lacked numbers we made up with quality. Olivia Jones was in a class of her own winning by 64 points with a near perfect performance.
Results on Results Page