This year we took 40 swimmers to compete in the Middle East Union Cup Swim Meet (MEUC) at Hamdan Pool in Dubai over the last weekend in April.
Most of our swimmers finished with personal best times and a place in the Championship group which was a fantastic effort. Below are the swimmers who won medals:
• Championship Bronze Medals:
Claudia Gonzalez – 9/10 50m Breaststroke
Natasha Arumugam – 11/12 50m Breaststroke
Saad Moussa – 8&U 50m Freestyle
• Championship Silver Medals:
Natasha Arumugam – 11/12 100m Breaststroke
Gabriella Morrell – 8&U 50m Breaststroke
Riley Poskaitis – 9/10 100m Butterfly
Tamsin Sangster – 11/12 200m Backstroke and 100m Backstroke
Maryam El Kamhawy – 8&U 50m Freestyle
Saad Moussa – 8&U 100m Freestyle
• Championship Gold Medals:
Gabriella Morrell – 8&U 100m Breaststroke
Tamsin Sangster – 11/12 200m Individual Medley and 50m Backstroke
Natasha Arumugam – 11/12 200m Breaststroke
• Development Silver Medals:
Yousif Alrawi – 11/12 100m Backstroke and 50m Butterfly
• Our 10 & U Boys freestyle relay came 3rd from the 30 teams that were entered.
All in all, a great weekend of swimming with an amazing group of swimmers who supported each other and gave their best in each event. Well done.