Walthamstow Hall hosted a swim fixture against Holmewood House which proved to be highly competitive across all age groups with many close races. Pupils from Years 5, 6, 7 and 8 all took part. There was a great atmosphere from both teams poolside and the girls performed exceptionally well, winning two of the three categories as well as the overall event. The results were as follows:

Walthamstow Hall Holmewood House
Year 5s: 40 points 28 points
Year 6s: 36 points 44 points
Year 7s/8s: 53 points 37 points
TOTAL: 129 109


The team achieved first place in the following individual events:

Year 5
25m Backstroke Cici
25m Freestyle Sophie


Year 6
25m Breastroke Eva
25m Freestyle Sophie


Year 7 & 8 Combined
50m Backstroke Isabel
50m Breaststroke Imogen
50m Freestyle Emily

Walthamstow Hall also won the following relays:

Year 5 Medley and Freestyle Relay
Year 6 Freestyle Relay
Year 7 & 8 Medley and Freestyle Relay


Congratulations to all the swimmers on an excellent performance and thank you to the school staff who assisted with the smooth running of the competition. Well done to you all.

Report by: Head Swimming Coach, Mr Richard Smith

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