Over the last few weeks, several talented LVS Ascot pupils have been taking part in the Independent School Association’s (ISA) National Swimming Championships.
The Junior Swimming Qualifiers took place on 1st November at ACS Cobham, and LVS Ascot walked away with a fantastic 15 medals across a variety of events including 50m Butterfly, 50m Freestyle and 4x50m Freestyle Relay. Congratulations to Sofia and Cai who qualified for the Finals; Sofia in the Year 4 Girls 200m Freestyle Team and Cai in Year 6 Boys 200m Freestyle Team.
The Senior Swimming Qualifiers followed a few weeks later, on 17th November at Surrey Sports Park. Once again, the swimmers performed amazingly and came away with 15 medals. Leo qualified in an incredible three categories; 50m Freestyle, the Year 8 Men 200m Medley Team and Year 8 Men 200m Freestyle Team.
On 1st December, Sofia, Cai and Leo competed in the ISA National Swimming Finals at the London Aquatics Centre, and the results were exceptional. Sofia finished 1st for the Year 4 Girls 200m Freestyle Team, Cai finished 6th for the Year 6 Boys Freestyle Team, and Leo finished 3rd for the 50m Freestyle, Year 8 200m Men Medley Team and Year 8 200m Men Freestyle Team. LVS Ascot is incredibly proud of everyone who took part, and we are excited for what’s to come in the new year.