13 March 2023

Atwood makes a splash at the swimming gala

Croydon’s Swimming Gala

The following five Atwood children were selected for the recent swimming gala: Eloise, Nathan, Joseph, George and Izzy which took place at the Trinity swimming pool.Eloise took 1st place in her heat of the Year 5 girls’ freestyle, thus qualifying for the finals at the end of March!  Well swum, Eloise.
Joseph and Nathan swam in the Year 5 boys’ freestyle, placing 3rd and 4th in their heats.
George swam in the Year 6 boys’ backstroke coming 1st in his heats (as the original 1st place swimmer was subsequently disqualified due to a false start).
Izzy swam in the Year 5 breastroke for girls, placing second in her heat, and also booked a place in the finals as well!  All Atwood children overcame the challenge of competitive swimming and represented Atwood brilliantly.

Mr Veale will bring you news of Izzy and Eloise’s finals very soon.

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Published on 13th March, 2023

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