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County Swimming Gala (Spring 2017)

On January the 14th, 28th and 29th there was a County Gala. I was really nervous because I had never been to the County Gala before, but I had been to others (this one was much scarier).


When I arrived at Workington swimming pool I got ready for the warm up and then after I had finished it I waited until my race, and then got prepared for my event. It was so nerve-wracking while I was waiting but then the whistle blew, I dived off the block and swam my race as fast as possible! When the race was over I was full of adrenaline and happiness.


On the way home I was holding three county badges and feeling very proud of myself!  Two weeks later I swam again at the same pool and after both weekends of swimming I had won five first' places,  two seconds and a third.       

by Adie Y5