Hitchin boys swim to success

Hitchin Boys School enjoyed a clean sweep at the recent North Herts secondary school swimming gala. All three age groups came first at Hitchin Swimming Centre. The junior team (shown above) consisted of Jamie McPherson, Tom Worbey, Yong Sung Kwon and Wil

Hitchin Boys' School enjoyed a clean sweep at the recent North Herts secondary school swimming gala.

All three age groups came first at Hitchin Swimming Centre.

The junior team (shown above) consisted of Jamie McPherson, Tom Worbey, Yong Sung Kwon and William Rodger.

The intermediate team (pictured below) was Seb De Trafford, Alex Baker, Sam Davies and Tom Hooper.

And the senior team consisted of Lewis Rainbow, Adam Connell, Stuart Robertson, and Robbie Smith.

Head of PE, Andy McPherson, was thrilled with the success of his three teams especially as they won all of the six boys' relays which ultimately led to them winning the overall championship.

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He said: "It's always very pleasing to see success, however, big or small, but to win all three competitions is exceptional.

"We now have a group of swimmers who have the potential to take their careers to the next level.

"This is even more remarkable as we don't do any swimming in curriculum time!

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