THETFORD DOLPHINS SWIMMING CLUB
Waterworld Leisure Centre, Thetford

2016

Norfolk Junior League Round 1 – Waterworld 26th November 2016

Norfolk Junior League round 1 tonight at Waterworld, Thetford resulted in a fantastic 1st place for our young Dolphins squad. Congratulations to Eleanor Brown & Thomas Riding competing in their first team competition.
End result: 1st Thetford Dolphins 146 pts, 2nd Dereham 138 pts, 3rd UEA 132pts, 4th Diss, 5th West Norfolk 113pts.

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Mark Davis Memorial Gala – Waterworld 19th November 2016

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Anglian League Final – Boston 24th September 2016

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Boston tonight for the Dolphins Team (Anglian League). Tough night against some strong completion. 5th place over all.

Well done to to our 4 captains on the night (Alex, Ruby, Maisie & Louis) for collecting our 5th place trophy.
By the way, the trophy is glass and not allowed out of the box on poolside!!!

 

Anglian League Final A – Wisbech 17th September

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 Congratulations to Alfie, Alice, Archie & Harry

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Who have been selected to swim for Norfolk in the 3 counties gala at Luton Sports Village on Sunday 18th September. We are very proud of you all.

Fenland Junior League – Thetford 10th September

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Thetford Dolphins competed in the Fenland Junior League tonight. 3rd place for the team in a hard fought evening. A few PB’s & plenty of effort – well done guys. Just the Final to swim in October!!

Nifty 50s – Thetford 4th September

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Norfolk County Challenge Relay Gala UEA – 16th July 2016

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 Fenland Senior League Round 1 –  2nd July 2016

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Thetford Dolphins Seniors Win at Newmarket!!!!

Excellent performance by our Senior Team in the Fenland Senior League Round 1 tonight.
Outstanding swims resulted in a two point win in a closely fought gala.
Result 5th Mildenhall 88; 4th First strokes 109; 3rd Bottisham 139; 2nd March 176 and 1st Thetford Dolphins 178 points.

Bussen & Parkin Shield 4th June 2016

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Thetford Dolphins – Shield winners at Mildenhall 4th June 2016.
Congratulations to our young (& not so young Dolphins) who came away from Mildenhall as winners this evening.
Fantastic result, excellent swimming combined with awesome support resulted in the Bussen & Parkin shield returning to Thetford for a second year running.
Thank you to our poolside helpers, Ali, Alex, Alfie, Alice & Dan.
Thank you to our parents relay team (Julie, Kelly, Vince & little ole me) great swim!!
Wonderful evening – well done team, another great win for Thetford Dolphins.

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Regionals Luton – 28th-30th May

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Alice swum 100m breaststroke and 50m breaststroke; Alfie swum 400m freestyle, 50m backstroke, 100m freestyle, 200m freestyle, 100m backstroke, 50m freestyle.

And not forgetting Amie who swam in the East Regionals at the University of East Anglia 3rd May.

Norfolk County Junior Final at Waterworld – 23rd April

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Guess who won!!! Get In!

Absolutely top class performance by the complete squad tonight, the whole club are very proud of you. Congratulations!! So the hard work does pay off!!! Steve King

Well done juniors, you did yourselves and the club proud!” Ruby Last

“Fantastic! Well done swimmers and coaches!!” Sarah Trowell

“4 points in it. Never been so nervous waiting for the results to come in.
Well done Dolphins, fantastic result!” Karen Darton

“Very tense at the end and fantastic to watch them parade the trophy around the pool 🏆 just raised a glass to celebrate. Well done!” Lindsay Jane King

Anglian League at Waterworld – 16th April

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JFL Round 2 at Peterborough – April 9th

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Fantastic effort by the complete junior team tonight resulted in second place.
Result: 1st City of Peterborough 173pts, 2nd Thetford Dolphins 150pts, 3rd West Norfolk 111, 4th Huntington 110, 5th Ely 105
Well done everyone!!

West Row Coaches Shield – Mildenhall 30th January

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Teams competing: First Strokes, Newmarket, Mildenhall Sharks and Thetford Dolphins

What a fantastic gala tonight at Mildenhall. 26 1st places out of 43. You should all be so proud. 😀😀 Great team support and spectators were good too.

Norfolk County Champs

Thetford Dolphins started the Norfolk County Champs 23rd January 2016 with the 400m freestyle at Wymondham swimming pool.
Thetford Dolphins were represented by Alice Fasey, Ali Ashley and Alfie King.

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Weekend of Saturday 13th/Sunday 14th February at Waterworld.

Fantastic effort this morning by all swimmers resulted in a number of personal best times.
Alice Fasey, Alfie King & Amie Copp all reaching their respective finals. Alice 2nd, Alfie 3rd & Amie 4th. All achieving Regional Qualifying Times!!

Congratulations to Dan Penny & Dan Clark for reaching the 100m Butterfly finals in their respective age groups yesterday afternoon.
Dan Penny recording 5th place & Dan Clark 6th place, well done to you both.

Another successful morning, more personal best times, finals and two regional qualifiers Alice & Alfie. Well done to you all.

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2nd Weekend: Saturday 20th/Sunday 21st February

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AM session resulted in Ben Flood & Daniel Clark reaching their respective finals (4th place for Ben & 6th place for Daniel). Personal best times also achieved for Ali, Amie & Alice.
Alice’s pb resulted in beating a club record held since 1987! Well done to you all.

Well done to Ruby & Heidi Last for their pb’s.

 

 

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