OAK Series

Oak Series 2024

Saturday January 27th Start 0730am to approximately 10.30am

50 Freestyle

100m Backstroke

100m Individual Medley

Saturday April 13th Start 0730am to approximately 10.30am  

50m Backstroke

100m Butterfly

200m Freestyle

Saturday June 29th Start 0730am to approximately 10.30am

50m Butterfly

100m Breaststroke

200m Backstroke

Monday 8th July during normal training time.

200m Breaststroke

200m Butterfly (Seniors only)

Saturday November 9th Start 0730am to approximately 10.30am 

50m Breaststroke

100m Freestyle

200mIndividual Medley

RELAYS (Fins v Flippers)

400m Freestyle

Mon 4th November

Wed 6th November

Club Championships Results

Please find a list of various club championship results. Congratulations to all of those who took part

Club Champs 2018 – 100m Freestyle and 100m Backstroke

There were some excellent swims in the 100m freestyle event of the Beau Sejour Barracudas Swimming Club Championships with a number of swimmers rising to the top 5 of
the current Hampshire County rankings

Fastest times of the day went to William Mansell and Orla Rabey recording 54.90 and 1.01.38 respectively.

It was left to the Masters to break a record with Alexis Mansell taking Richard Nash’s record to post 1.08.41 Competing in this event for the first time in the 9 year age group, Mia Wilson had a great swim touching first in 1.35.21 which places her 4 th in the Hampshire rankings and Dylan Graham securing gold in the boy’s event in 1.29.75 – 2 nd in the County.

Taking first place honours for the 10 year olds was Amelie Torode who just got the touch from Katherine Bolton, finishing in 1.16.04 and 1.16.82 respectively. Both secured personal best times which place them 2 nd and 4 th in their age group in the County Rankings. The boy’s title going to Oliver Russell in a great swim of 1.26.67.

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Club Champs 2018 – 100m Breastroke and 100m Butterfly

Oriana Wheeler and Will Russell recorded the fastest times of the day in the 100m breaststroke event of the Beau Sejour Barracudas’ Club Championships.
Oriana, had an outstanding swim competing in the 12/13 age group, as she took the honours in a lifetime best by over 4 seconds to post 1.21.37. Will Russell posted 1.13.17 in the 16
and over age group.

In the youngest age group 9 year olds Holly Jones and Dylan Graham took gold finishing in 2.00.97 and 2.03.31 respectively.

In the 10 year age group, it was a great win for Katherine Bolton for the girls, in a time of 1.38.82 – a personal best by over 10 seconds. The boy’s title went to Oliver Russell who
came in on 1.52.87. Leanna Guille was also on form in the 11 year age group finishing inside her entered time to win the age group in 1.38.18. Max Wrench won the boys gold in 1.39.27 whilst Xander

Graham was the victor for the boys in the 12/13 age group, recording 1.23.46. Molly Staples continues to reap the rewards of hard work as she won the girls 14/15 age
group in a personal best of 1.27.16

The Masters section saw Peter Frankland finish one hundredth of a second inside his best and his own record to post 1.21.25 in his age group with Alexis Mansell also inside his best
time won his age group in another personal best of 1.28.69.

Fastest times in the 100m butterfly event came from Orla Rabey and Will Russell, with Orla finishing in 1.08.09 and Russell in 1.08.84. With both heavily involved in exam studies, the
event came as a welcome break!

Rollo Tiffin won the boys 14/15 age group in 1.14.72, whilst Ailish Rabey for the girls, just had the edge ahead of Molly Staples to win in 1.13.70.

Hannah Jones won the 12/13 age group in a personal best by over 7 seconds of 1.14.81, with Edward Brady pulling out all the stops for the boys in this age-group, improving by over
13 seconds on his entered time to touch in 1.21.57

The Masters section saw Peter Frankland and David Aslett win their age groups, with Aslett having a great swim, knocking 3 seconds off the mark previously held by Alexis Mansell.

Specsavers Series – 800 1500m Freestyle


13 year old Ailish Rabey was in record breaking form, finishing inside the Championship age group record in the 800m freestyle Championships staged by the Beau Sejour Barracudas Swimming Club.  Improving on her personal best by over 4 seconds, she was delighted with her time of 10.28.78, smashing the record previously held by her sister Orla which had stood at 10.45.46.

Orla Rabey remained the fastest of the day over the 32 lengths with her time of 10.15.32, whilst Masters Swimmer, Chloe Grover finished inside her age group record with a great time of 11.02.81.

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Specsavers Series – 400m Freestyle

Fastest times of the day in the 400m event of the 2017 Specsavers Series came from Ailish Rabey swimming in the 12/13 age group and Toby Fitzgerald (16+) who recorded 5.00.79 and 4.25.90 respectively.

6.39.50 earned Amelie Torode, the gold medal in the 9 years age group.   This was the first time that she had competed in this distance and looked technically very strong.   In second place was Elodie Riley also in an excellent time of 6.46.97.  The winner for the boys was Oliver Russell, who continues to lead the Series in his age group.

In the 10 year age group, there was a really close battle between Breeshy Platt-Ransome and Leanna Guille, with Breeshey just getting the touch in 6.37.29.   The boy’s title went to Conor McKenna in a great time of 5.40.22.

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Specsavers Series – 200m Backstroke

Island Games swimmers Oliver Nightingale and Sophie de la Mare recorded the fastest times of the day in the 200m backstroke event of the Specsavers Series staged by the Beau Sejour Barracudas Swimming club.

In the first event of the season following the long summer break, Oliver recorded 2.23.30 and Sophie 2.36.46.

In the youngest age group (9 years) there were some great swims with Oliver Russell taking gold for the boys in an excellent time 3.29.11 and Elodie Riley for the girls in 3.19.79

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Specsavers Series – 200m Freestlye

Island Games swimmer Thomas Teasdale produced the fastest time of the day in the Specsavers Series 200m freestyle event. Having only just returned home from the Gotland Island Games and feeling the affects of a week of competition, he did well to produce a time of 2.03.50 ahead of Thomas Hollingsworth who touched in 2.05.32. Orla Rabey, another Games team member was the fastest of the girls with a time of 2.18.97.

In the youngest age group and competing in this event for the very first time were the 9 year olds. Oliver Russell looked strong as he took first place honours in a great time of 3.21.81. Katherine Bolton took the girls title in a super time 3.19.59. Conor McKenna continues to find his form in freestyle winning the 10 year age group in a personal best time of 2.47.95. Second and third placed swimmers Raif Carre and Theo Turton both recorded huge personal best times, with Raif improving on his best by over 23 seconds!

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