Reigate swimming squad - national finalists and Surrey champions


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The RGS Swim Team recently competed in the Surrey Schools Relays Championships.

The Junior Boys and the Senior Girls were crowned Surrey Champions in the Medley Relay, Senior Girls’ (Freestyle) and Inter Girls’ (Medley) achieved 2nd place and the Junior Boys’ (Freestyle) and Inter Boys’ Medley secured bronze medals.

The RGS swim team also reached the National Finals and are now placed 7th in the country.

The school also saw notable personal performances from:

• Second Form student Tomos Knowles competed at the Welsh National Swimming Championships and achieved a personal best in every race

• Third Form student Owen Knowles represented the South East Schools in the National Championships over the summer and was also placed 17th in Great Britain for 50m Breaststroke

• Jake Maxwell had an amazing summer which saw him placed 2nd at the English National Championships for 50m Butterfly. Jake was also ranked 12th in Great Britain for 50m Freestyle and 16th in Great Britain for 100m Freestyle

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