BMS Success at the Bedfordshire County Swimming Championships

Five BMS students picked up an impressive 21 gold medals between them at the Bedfordshire County Swimming Championships last month. Representing the Modernian Swimming Club, they travelled to Luton Sports Village to compete against seven other clubs from across the region.

The stand-out performance came from Year 9 student Ben Ashdown who won a colossal 10 gold medals in 50m, 100m, 200m freestyle; 50m, 100m, 200m backstroke; 50m, 100m, 200m breaststroke and 200m individual medley.

Congratulations also go to gold medal winners:

Henry Jones (Year 9), 1500m freestyle, 400m individual medley, 100m and 200m butterfly

Emily Jones (Year 11), 50m and 100m backstroke, 50m breaststroke and 50m butterfly

Jess Watson (Year 9) 200m breaststroke

Oliver McCulloch (Year 7) 100m and 200m breaststroke