Daisy Takes Silver at Beacon Games!

An outstanding result for CoPA swimmer Daisy as she finished 2nd to take silver in figures at the first ever synchro Beacon Games in Bristol this weekend.  The competition is open to swimmers from the regional beacon programmes as well as the England Development Squad.  Five England Development Squad members competed in the games and Daisy finished ahead of three of those to place fourth overall.  With the EDS members excluded for beacon results, Daisy ranked 2nd.

A brilliant result well deserved for Daisy, and another proud result for CoPA.

 
Daisy - Beacon Competition Success

CoPA Success at Warwickshire [+ Full Results]

It was another successful day for City of Preston Aquatics at the Warwickshire competition in Rugby on 4th July with several medals being brought home across all events:

  • the 12 and under team (Daisy, Olivia, Natasha, Gracie, Lily and Millie) came second to take silver,
  • the 13/14/15 team (Sophie, Isobel, Leah, Anna, Gabriel and Willow) took silver as well,
  • the CoPA senior team (Fiona, Shannon, Megan, Rhea, Lydia and Tilly) also finished second to gain silver medals,
  • Daisy reached first place to grab a gold medal in her figures and also gained a bronze for her solo routine which takes into account her earlier figures score,
  • Shannon came second in figures and also in her solo to net her two silver medals.

An amazing effort from CoPA suitably rewarded.  Well done to all.

Full results:

June Skill Results

CoPA swimmers Rhea and Tilly took their next skill levels at Manchester Aquatics Centre today and we are very pleased to announce that Rhea passed Skill 5 and Tilly passed Skill 4.  Well done to both!

CoPA Success at British Championships

Well done to all swimmers who competed in the British Championships at Gloucester this weekend.  It was another success story for CoPA with Shannon and Beth taking a silver medal in the technical duet with a score of 59.9902 and Shannon scoring 60.7705 for her technical solo to scoop bronze.  The team also swam well in their free combination event and finished 9th (including the England Team) overall.  Full results can be found on the ASA web site.

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Shannon - Technical Solo Bronze

Shannon – Technical Solo Bronze

Beth & Shannon - Silver Medallists

Beth & Shannon – Technical Duet Silver Medallists

 

 

Skill Results – February 2015

Congratulations to the City of Preston girls who took skill assessments today.  All passed with the following results:

  • Gracie gained skill level 1,
  • Izzy passed skill level 2,
  • Natasha passed skill level 2,
  • Rhea passed skill level 4,
  • Shannon successfully renewed her skill level 5.

Well done to all.

CoPA Dominate at the ASA Masters!

Beth & Shannon / Technical Duet

Beth & Shannon in their Technical Duet Routine

Huge congratulations to the following for their achievements which collectively and individually made for a very impressive showing at the ASA Masters in Telford.

Beth won a silver medal in the 20-29 age group technical solo event, with Shannon gaining bronze in the same category.  Fiona won a gold medal in the age 40-49 technical solo category.

In the technical duets, Shannon and Beth took silver in the 20 – 29 age group, whilst Fiona and Megan were awarded gold in the 30-39 age group.

Beth gained a silver medal in the 20-29 age category for her free solo routine, with Shannon taking bronze.  Meanwhile Fiona was busy garnering another gold medal in the 40-49 age category.

Beth and Shannon were awarded another silver medal in the 20-29 age group free duets, with Fiona and Megan grabbing another gold for their routine in the 30-39 age category.

Finally, the CoPA team took bronze in the combination team event.

A full report on the competition can be found on the ASA web site.

A fantastic effort by all the CoPA girls who took part, well done!