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Thetford Dolphins swimmers shine at Norfolk County Championships

PUBLISHED: 20:46 29 January 2018

Thetford Dolphins face the camera at the Norfolk County Championships at the UEA Sportspark in Norwich. Picture: Tony Darton

Thetford Dolphins face the camera at the Norfolk County Championships at the UEA Sportspark in Norwich. Picture: Tony Darton

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Thetford Dolphins were represented by 34 swimmers at the Norfolk County Championships at the UEA.

A magnificent effort against some big clubs produced 19 county champions, 19 silvers, 15 bronzes, 49 finalists and 99 personal bests while seven swimmers achieved regional qualifying times.

Ben Buckley became a nine-time county champion for the 50m, 100m and 200m back, 50m, 100, and 200m breast, 50m and 100m free and 200 IM and also took two silvers. Aimee Dickerson won the 100m and 200m breast and 200m IM along with four silvers and one bronze.

Harry Fasey was also a triple county champion for 100m and 200m breast and 1,500m free along with one silver and three bronzes. Louis James won the 200m fly along with six silvers and two bronzes and Alice Fasey won the 200m, 400m and 800m free plus three silvers and two bronzes. Alfie King, Francesca Long and Amie Copp also won medals.


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