AJIS Swimming

Our Year 5 and 6 swimming teams compete at the AJIS Swimming Gala

The AJIS Swimming Gala took place at Darwen Leisure Centre and was once again hosted by Westholme School.


Both our teams swam with great determination and their true Westholme spirit was on show for all to see.   Our girls qualified for the finals in 9 events, and the boys in 7.   The results were as follows:

U10 Girls 25m Butterfly  –  2nd –  Trudy Hill
U11 Girls Individual Medley –  3rd – Charlotte Cootes
U11 Girls 50m Backstroke – 3rd – Emily Berry
U11 Girls 50m Breastroke – 4th – Lois McTiffin
U10 Girls 25m Front Crawl – 4th – Stephanie Atkinson
U11 Girls 50m Front Crawl – 4th – Eloise Littlefair
U11 Girls 25m Butterfly – 5th – Molly Robinson-Taylor
U11 Girls 4 x 25m Medley Relay –    5th
U11 Girls 4 x 25 Freestyle   Relay – 5th


Congratulations to Trudy Hill who  won a silver medal and to  Charlotte Cootes and Emily Berry who both won bronze medals.

U10 Boys 25m Front Crawl – 4th –  Matthew Ninan
U10 Boys 25m Backstroke – 5th – Harry Kershaw
U11 Boys 25m Butterfly – 5th – Dominic Naylor
U11 Boys 50m Breastroke – 6th – Oliver Maughan
U11 Boys 4 x 25m Medley Relay – 6th
U11 Boys 50m Backstroke – 8th – Ben Rooney
U11 Boys 4 x 25m Freestyle Relay – 8th