At the IAPS finals, held at K2 in Crawley last weekend, Cranleigh Prep School made a ‘big splash’, producing some of their finest championship swimming results this year. CPS took home 4 medals in total: gold, silver, and two bronze, as well as a shower of new personal best times from all the qualifiers.
Max W came 1st with gold for the U10 Boys’ 25m breaststroke event, with a record time of 18.26.
Piers B (Captain) won silver in the U13 Boys’ 50m individual backstroke event, with a time of 30.73.
Martine S, Jess B, Lulu F and Olivia R snatched the bronze medal in the Girls’ U12 freestyle relay event in 56.20.
Jess B won her Bronze in the U12 Girls’ individual 50m Butterfly event - 14.78.
Martine S came 5th in U12 Girls’ 50m freestyle event – 30.32.
Lulu F came 5th in U12 Girls’ 50m breaststroke event – 40.84
Millie B finished 7th in the finals of the Girls’ U10 25m individual butterfly event - 16.91.
Max F came 12th in Boys’ U12 50m Freestyle event – 31.36
Maya M came 3rd in her heats for the Girls’ U12 backstroke with a personal best time of 39.45.
Will Philpot, head coach at Cranleigh Senior School, comments: “ CPS certainly stood out of the crowd when you compare our results against so many other larger ‘swimming schools’ who took part in the finals this year.”
Report and picture contributed by Cranleigh Prep School.