City of Chester Swimming Club

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Walker Family Relay in British seniors

Masters 2011

The British Masters Swimming Championship was held at the Leeds International 50 metre pool over the weekend.

Tom and Brenda Walker enrolled their daughter Sonja and son Christopher into the City of Chester Swimming Club in order to form a unique family relay team. Sonja's first claim club is Dorking and Chris's is Tunbridge Wells. The Walker team took Bronze in the 240+ years 4x50m and 4x100m mixed medley relays, Brenda leading off with backstroke, Tom breaststroke, Sonja butterfly and Chris frontcrawl.

Sonja also swam 200m. individual medley in which she came 5th and 200m. butterfly 4th. Brenda took gold in the 200m. freestyle, silver in the 200m. backstroke and bronze in the 50m. and 100m. backstroke. Tom had gold medals in the 200m. I.M. 200m. backstroke, 200m. and 100m. breaststroke and silver in the 50m. breaststroke.