Fantastic results for our Junior School swimmers at the Kent Primary Schools’ Swimming Championships held at Margate this month.

Both the Medley and Freestyle teams won gold medals, securing their place in the English Schools’ Regional Championships to be held in Guildford later this year.¬†There were also some fabulous individual swims too.

The competition was open to Year 5 and Year 6 pupils and the following girls represented Walthamstow Hall:

Year 5: Evie

Year 6: Elicia, Chloe, Sophie, Isabelle, Coco

Those representing the School in the relay teams – winning gold in both events – were:

Freestyle Relay Elicia, Isabelle, Chloe, Sophie
Medley Relay Isabelle, Elicia, Chloe, Sophie


Individual Events

All the Walthamstow Hall swimmers finished in the top six places on the day and received individual medals. This was an outstanding achievement by everyone who participated.

Elicia 50m Butterfly 1st place
Sophie 50m Backstroke 1st place
Sophie 50m Freestyle 1st place
Isabelle 50m Backstroke 2nd place
Isabelle 50m Freestyle 3rd place
Evie 50m Breaststroke 4th place
Evie 50m Butterfly 5th place
Coco 50m Breaststroke 6th place


Well done to all the girls on a very successful day of competitive swimming.  Also, a big thank you to all the parents who came along to watch and support Walthamstow Hall.

Report by: Mr Richard Smith and Mrs Alison Carr

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