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Hampton Vale come 3rd in Swimming Gala!

Years 5 and 6 Swimming Gala

On Monday 2nd February, fifteen children from Years 5 and 6 took part in a swimming gala competition at Stanground Academy. It was really good fun and we were competing against another four schools. There was boy and girl races for backstroke, freestyle, breaststroke and butterfly. There were also two types of relay races. We all swam our best. Out of the twelve races, we came 1st twice, 2nd once, 3rd place seven times and one 5th place. Overall we came 3rd. We all really enjoyed this experience and got a certificate.


The children who took part were Connor Walker (6S), Daniel Seldon (6S), Libby Hazell (6S), Louise Watling (6S), Sophie Mandaracas (6M), Jack Wakefi eld Lilley (5T), Lewis Arber (5T), Jake Bedford (5T), Sid Rajkumar (5T), Josh Bradshaw (5T), Lara Hall (5R), Rachael Lock (5R), Emma Hardingham (5R), Libby Mellor (5T) and Abbie Mandaracas (5T).