Swimmers claim 21 golds

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Newmarket and District Swimming Club’s swimmers won 21 gold medals and set 76 new personal bests at the Suffolk County Development Championships, held at the weekend.

Sophie Bellwood took gold in the 100m backstroke as well as two further personal bests, while Ciara Gill-Ryan finished first in the 200m backstroke. Romilly Marks and Elsie Pooley also took gold, with Alex Swarbrick adding two first place finishes.

Phillipa Alison won 
gold in the 50m backstroke.

Karl Heider, Harry Saunders, Thomas Alison, Jack Saunders, Ella McGonigle and Zak Baldwin won races and set personal bests.