ASA SW and Dorset Open Water Championships 2014

EDOWSC may not not have had many swimmers in the championships held at Weymouth on 29 Jun 2014 following the 3.8km Seahorse Swim a week earlier but those attending put in good performances.

Jordon Young with Ben Batley (ASA SWR President) and Chris Beal (Dorset ASA President)
Jordon Young with Ben Batley (ASA SWR President) and Chris Beal (Dorset ASA President)

1500m Dorset champion Jordan Young won another gold, this time in the 2km Men’s National Youth Qualifying event. Chloe Roxburgh just missed the medals but is another exciting prospect for future success in the discipline.

Interview with Rob Kellaway of EDOWSC who won gold in the 5km event for the 50+ age group.

Interview with Torq Swimming’s Adam Warner from Hillingdon, winner of the 3km and 5km races, who shares his race strategy.

Click to view Open Water Results from ASA SW Region.

Some photos from the event follow

The event was supported by John Bolton, Gerry Griffin and Bob Holman from the Club.

5km Event

1.5km Event

750m Taster Event

3km Event

2km Event