2012 Events

Barrow LDSC 1500m results

Seven Dolphins made the journey up to Barrow last Saturday 17th March to compete in the annual Barrow LDSC 1500m championships. It was a successful trip with the Dolphin Ladies team coming 2nd in the Team event (Michaela, Jo and Pam) and Michaela was also 3rd lady in 21mins 18 sec. Several of the results were personal best times. Results attached.


BLDSA Loch Lomond 2012

Congratulations to Caroline Lewis & Jo-Norton Barker who successfully swam the BLDSA Loch Lomond event (21.6 miles) this weekend in the respective times of 15 hrs 21 mins and 15 hrs 49 mins. Jo commented “It was a fantastic swim, the weather was very kind to us just a few windy rainy patches but by no means Gail force as forecast.” Jo also added “huge thank you to our crews Caroline’s was Christian, June and Colin, mine was Michaela, Martyn and Mick, The Loch was just stunning, a challenge and a half but us Dolphin babes are tough cookies and we conquered”.

Coniston Veteran Championships 2012

Congratulations to Michaela Richard who steamed home in a New Course Record of 1 hour 25 minutes 40 seconds, beating last years record swim by over 3 minutes .
And to Pam Kay who was second Lady in a time of 1hr 46m 16 seconds and also to Andy Wright in a reasonable time of 1 hr 37 minutes, 4th Gent.

Dolphins 1500m Championships

Results from the day below.

Well done to all swimmers who braved the weather.

Special thanks to Mandy Reid for organising the event and to all helpers on the day.

We are hoping to make this an annual event and we will be at a new venue next year details will be announced later in the year.

Ivan Percival Results

Llyn Padarn

Bradley Wiggins and 2 x Rachel's ( rowing) got the first Golds for team GB

Whilst on 28th July Llyn Padarn the following Warrington Dolphin swimmers brought back some Gold, Silver and Bronze trophies of their own back.

1. Pam Kay 4 mile Swim 1 hour 46 mins 28 seconds - came 3rd in the ladies (received trophy) + ( Received 4 mile team trophy)

2. Mandy Reid 1 mile Swim 33 minutes 12 seconds - came 2nd in the ladies ( received trophy)

3. Andy Sherratt 4 mile swim 1 hour 56 minutes 35 seconds - ( receives 4 Mile Team trophy)

4. Tony Fillingham 4 mile Swim 2 hours 18 minutes 11 seconds - (recieves 4 Mile Team trophy)


Congratulations to Tony, Andy and Pam for winning the team 4 mile trophy - we bascically all brought something back, so chuffed, what a day.