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Swim England Winter Championships Report

Swim England Winter Championships Report. Winter Meet Summation: 78 personal best performances across the 3 days  22 Millfield SC records broken  8 Medals across the 3 days (4xGold, 1xSilver, 3xBronze) Day 1 (Frantic Friday 14th December) The time had come for the Millfield swimming community to capitalise on all their hard work that they had put in during the course of the autumn term.

Millfield progress to the National Arena League Cup Final

Arena League Western Final Millfield produced a great performance in the third round of the National Arena, Western Premier Division at Newport International Sports Village on Saturday 14th December. Our swimmers produced several personal/season best times off of the back of Winter Nationals, which leaves them in great condition for the upcoming long course season.  The team had a strong start through the first thirty races and held on for a tremendous second place finish overall.

Millfield, Taunton and Street Meet

The Millfield, Taunton and Street Meet at the start of December, is a last chance to achieve qualifying times before the County Championships in January 2019.

Team Bath Open Meet

Team Bath Open Meet With half the team competing in London at ESSA Relays, over 60 pupils flew the Millfield flag at the Team Bath Aquae Sulis Open Meet over the weekend of 17th-18th November. Good luck to swimmers at ESSA cheer video Starting with the distance events on the Friday night, the Open Meet got off to a cracking start with massive personal bests from all the swimmers involved.

Seven Heaven! ESSA National Relay Success!

Seven Heaven! ESSA Secondary Schools Team Championships 2018. It was an early start for our students, as they ventured across to the London aquatic centre, the stage for an exciting edition of the Secondary Schools Team Championships.

Arena League Round 2

Arena League Round 2! On Saturday 10th November, Millfield Swimming ventured North Westerly to the Victorian seaside paradise of Weston-super-Mare, for the 2nd round of this year’s Arena Swimming League.

South West Winter Regionals Success

Swim England Winter Regionals Success: 2 – 4th Nov 2018 Performance Summary 5 Millfield Records 15 Regional titles 83 Finalists throughout the weekend 67% PB Hit rate Detailed Report Just before the chaos of the second half of term started, the Millfield team were busy down at the school pool for the Swim England winter regional championships.

Twelve Millfield pupils gain national titles at British Summer Nationals

Twelve Millfield pupils gain national titles at British Summer Nationals.   Twelve members of the Millfield Swimming community have gained national championship titles at the British Summer Nationals at Ponds Forge in Sheffield.

The Daily Deal - Vol. 6

The Daily Deal - Vol. 6 28/07/2018     DAY SIX – LAST ONE, FAST ONE •    THE UNDERDOGS RISE... The final day was upon us in a muggy Ponds Forge.

The Daily Deal - Vol.5

The Daily Deal - Vol.5 28/07/2018     DAY FIVE – IT’S RAINING RELAYS •    SWIMMING FOR THE WEEKEND... Saturday was primed for a host of fast swimming with five-time champ Rachel Anderson going in the 400 free; the boys in the 50 Free and 200 IM and then the girls hitting the water for the 50 Back and the 200IM.

The Daily Deal - Vol.4

The Daily Deal - Vol. 4   27/07/2018     DAY FOUR – IT’S STILL HOT •    FULLY LOADED... Friday was truly a fully loaded line up for the Millfield squad with Mitch and Elly going head to head once more on the 200 Breast; the girls representing the windmill in force in the 200 Back and a host of exciting races in the 100 Fly and of course, the first relays of the week with the 4 x 200 boys hitting the pool. •    HIGHLIGHTS •    The breaststroke superstars Will and Will took to the pool first; both looking to secure good positions for the final after swimming brilliantly earlier in the week.

The Daily Deal Vol.3

The Daily Deal - Vol.3 26/07/2018     DAY THREE – IT’S HEATING UP •    MOVING ON UP... Day Three has come around at lightening speed; which matches the ambitions of our cohort hitting the pool today.

The Daily Deal - Finals Edition Vol.2

The Daily Deal - Finals Edition Vol.2 25/07/2018     •    THE TIME IS NOW... As we swing around into Day Two’s finals session, the team is ready for a fully loaded evening.

The Daily Deal - Vol.2

The Daily Deal - Day Two 25/07/2018     •    A NEW DAY DAWNS... After a “blink and you’ll miss it” first day; the team have settled into a rythym and are ready to make an impact on Day two of the British Nationals.

The Daily Deal - Finals Edition Vol.1

The Daily Deal - Finals Edition •    THE STORY CONTINUES... It’s finals time on Day One and the Millfield schedule is fully loaded! With 9 finals being contested and scalps to be taken, the Millfield contingent were ready to roll.

The Daily Deal - Vol.1

The Daily Deal - Vol.1 We are excited to say that we will once again be providing you with daily updates about our awesome swimmers and their adventures at the British and English Summer Nationals.

The Brilliance of Barcelona

The Brilliance of Barcelona It is always a great experience when team Millfield head abroad for some international flavour and the recent trip to the awesome city of Barcelona was no different.

Thoughts on Regionals

Thoughts on Regionals We gathered some of our Junior Captains to give their thoughts on the differences between Regional Youth and Regional Age Championships.

May Madness Begins!


Easter Report 2018

What a brilliant Easter term it has been at Millfield Swimming! International success galore, domestic triumphs and a hard fought Arena league final highlighted a busy term full of achievement.

Hidden Gems

What a few weeks for Millfield Swimming! The British Championships came to a succesful close; the National Qualification window flew wide open and two of our very own hidden gems found their way to the limelight!  We are very excited to congratulate Rachel Anderson and Jakob Goodman on their selections to the European Junior Championships later this year.

British Champs/EISM report

British Championships/Edinburgh International Swimming Meet   As we stepped off the plane in Edinburgh last week; you might have been forgiven for thinking you were walking out into Toronto Pearson Airport as the “Beast from the East” met us with full force and we were immediately battered by snow and ice.

County Report

Somerset Counties 2018 With Somerset Counties being the first competition for many of 2018, it was a good chance to put in solid performances after a big block of training.

Flanders Cup 2018

FLANDERS CUP 2018 (18th -21st January) International trips are always interesting and fun packed.