2019 National Champions                       

 Reading Royals Synchronised Swimming Club



     Reading Royals Synchronised Swimming Club is one of 

 the most successful sports clubs in Reading. 

 Established in 1969 and re-named to incorporate "Royals" in the title

 before the football team adopted it, the Club has has great success

both nationally and Internationally.


Two of our athletes were  members of TeamGB competing at London 2012 and the club had one of two at Rio in 2016.

We currently have swimmers competing for GB and in the Junior and England Talent Development Squads


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National Champions 2019 - Free Team, Tech Team, Combination, Free Duet and Tech Duet. Wow - what a weekend! Congratulations to all swimmers, coaches and support staff.


Camcorder stills now up - HERE

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Congratulations due also to the following swimmers on their selection to representative squads:-

South East Beacon Squad

Danae Boitsidis, Florence Blinkhorn, Lottie Moghul, Sofija Dakovic, Charlie Razzell, Louisa Horlock, Francesca Pringle, Rebecca Saunders, Isabella Vorster, Beatrice Askar and Cara Zeidler.

South East Regional Squad

Beatrice Askar, Francesca Pringle, Lottie Moghul, Charlie Razzell, Isabella Vorster, Rebecca Saunders, Florence Blinkhorn, Louisa Horlock and Sofija Dakovic.

Berks & South Bucks County

Valentina Edwards, Annaliese Guillory, Emily Bridgen Ward, Sophie Vine, Beverley Andrade, Amy Wilson, Naelle Winship, Summer Paterson-Neild, Maisie Smith, Diya Kaushik, Eva Younger, Lara Game and Eloise Hackett


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      Photo: Swim England SE 

Congratulations to Jenny Gray MBE who was installed as Swim England South East's President for 2018/2019 at the Annual Council Meeting on Saturday.



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      Abi, Cerys and Harriette with Great Britain in Glasgow - images HERE


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      COMEN Cup 2018 in Seville. Royals have 4 swimmers  in the squad

      


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 Gold at the Olympic Park ! MORE from the day HERE (2018 Through the year).


More from Finland,  Croatia and Paris  HERE


Medals for England Age Groups in Croatia and RRSSC Masters swimmers in France - MORE HERE


Congratulations to Abi Taylor, Mimi Gray and Harriette Smith who have been selected to represent Great Britain at the European Championships in Glasgow in August. MORE HERE. The girls were  joined by Cerys Larsen  for Junior Europeans.

Photo: Gail Hampson@England Synchro



Jenny Gray receives 2018 Paragon Award  - MORE at Swim England



 

 

Great performance at Nottingham. Well done to

everybody- swimmers, coaches and everyone else working on

behalf of the club. More HERE

 

                                     

 

 

 A good night for the club at RSP Awards  - more HERE                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             

 

  Congratulations to Harriette Smith - Swimmer of the Year for 2017  

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The awards keep coming! Mimi Gray is England Talent Athlete  of the Year.

                                Well done Mimi! More HERE


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Medal winners in Glasgow 

Results HERE




                  13 to15yrs who took gold at Crawley 


               



Very good results at the SE Swim Combination Event with 2nd places in figures for Natalie Sciarra and 

Katie Felton and teams placing 2nd (12&U) and 5th (13-15yrs)

Results HERE

COMBO CUP, Manchester Results from 16 Sept - HERE


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Well done to Sally Robinson on her 5th place in Free at Masters 

in Budapest. More on 2017 Thru' the year

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Well done to everyone involved with the Beacon 

competition and particularly to the 2017

Reading Beacon Team  - Images and Results

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  Synchronised swimming encompasses many attributes of sport: strength, power, flexibility, endurance, artistic expression and performance.

e have a very supportive environment, which together with the high standard of coaching, enables swimmers to reach their full potential.  On top of this, swimmers quickly make new friends and learn how to work in a team.




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Well done to the 12under team, jubilant here after their gold yesterday (SE Combo) and to the 13-18 team who took bronze in their category.










Reading Royals Synchro



Swimmer of the Year 2019 - More HERE



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ANGELA (BOITSIDIS) has taken the bronze at World Masters! Well done! Pics HERE


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CLUB WINS COMBO CUP !
6 routine swims - 6 medals including 3 Gold.
Marvellous performance - Results  HERE


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Estelle Larsen has been elected club Chair. Well done to her. With thanks to Robert Blinkhorn who stepped down after 3 years  in the role
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Club awarded Team of the Year and Club of the Year at Reading Sports Awards  - more HERE 
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 Well done to
Florence Blinkhorn for her 1st in 12U at Beacon 
2019 page HERE
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Another successful Grade Day for the club  at Burnham - well done to all of the following (and their coaches!) 


Grade 1 

Flo Buckland - bronze
Clara Harding
- bronze
Summer Paterson-Neild - bronze
Eloise Hackett - silver



Grade 2
Natasha Reynard
- bronze
Amy Wilson - bronze
Emily Bridgen-Ward - bronze
Naelle Winship - bronze

Grade 3
Elodie Patino
- bronze
Libby Cox - bronze

Grade 4
Louisa Horlock
- bronze
Sofija Dakovic - bronze
Isabella Vorster - bronze
Cara Zeidler - bronze
Victoria Draganova
- bronze
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Awards Evening - Cerys is Swimmer of the Year 2018. More HERE

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Medals in Manchester and Paris for Reading Royals' swimmers -
MORE



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Congratulations to swimmers on their recent grade day successes 

Grade 5
Beatrice Crass - Silver
Molly Sexton - Bronze
Martha Crowland - Bronze
Rebecca Blakey - Bronze
Mia Palmer - Bronze

Grade 4 
Victoria Draganov - Bronze

Grade 1
Eva Yonger
Diya  Kaushik
Analise Guillory
 all Bronze





Well done to all swimmers, coaches and support staff for great results at NAGS last weekend. Four Teams, 4 medals including 2 Gold. Not bad for a club without a home pool!




Images and results from Multi Regionals HERE (2018 page)
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Congratulations to swimmers Abi Taylor (s), Alyssa Basinger(j), Cerys Larsen (s,j), Daisy Gunn (j), Isobel Blinkhorn(j) and Torrie Usher(s) on their selection to the Swim England Senior/Junior 2019 synchro training squads.  Full details HERE
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European Masters in Slovenia
Sally Robinson 2nd in Free
results and images
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Synchro Sisters
- synchro rivalry in California - HERE


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Abi, Harriette and Cerys have been away with the GB squad in Budapest. See how they got on HERE
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Medals at Tours in France (French Open Masters) where Angela Boitsidis and Carla Sanders were competing for RRSSC  -  MORE


Leaving for England Age Group duties in Croatia - Beatrice, Ele, Alyssa, Issy and Daisy

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MASTERS Nationals -  Comeback swim! Angela Boitsidis takes a silver in Solo. 

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Good luck to Harriette and the GB
Juniors in Belgrade - MORE

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 We have had swimmers at the England
Age Group competition in Croatia.
More here.
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SE Novice Competition-Sat 25th March
Results - HERE 

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Rio report on the GB 2016 page - HERE
"Road to Rio" - video

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The website has managed to secure
some lovely photos and cuttings from
the 1990's. Many thanks to Sam
Williams (nee Luckett and
pictured above) for these. More to
go up but meantime g
o to
News Archive 
There must be a good deal of
other stuff out there.  Come on, send
it in and add to the history!
adminroyals@synchrosight.co.uk
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GB secures olympic spot in Rio
.....more

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