Otters pick up nine medals in new event

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A squad of 12 swimmers from Diss Otters made the trip to Cambridge for the host club’s July Open.

This new event on the club’s calendar proved an enjoyable but tough day of competition, with Lottie Gates, Max Ashken, Isaac Bachu and Dominic Boylan winning nine medals between them.

Twenty-one swims from a total of 51 resulted in top six finishes for the club, with several new personal best times being set.

The swimmers received a lot of support from families and friends who were watching poolside.

Diss Otters: Daniel Bachu, Millie Bachu, Isaac Bachu, Lottie Gates, Max Ashken, Alise Small, Lauren Taylor, Dominic Boylan, Verity Boylan, Olivia Chapman, Shannon Evans and Kara O’Dell.