Water Polo update

It’s been a varied week for the U16s this week. Chester decided to concede their fixture, feeling it would be too unbalanced. A friendly with mixed up teams was played instead.
A fixture against Bridgefield, Liverpool resulted in a 15-10 win, with Stretford pulling away towards the end after a pretty close first half.
The U16s remain unbeaten this season.


U14 have had mixed results in their last few matches, they beat Chester at home comfortably but then lost away at Radcliffe the following day. They lost against Tyldsley at home on Saturday but then had a convincing win away against Liverpool on the Sunday.
The U12s have been playing friendlies this year due to a shortage of players. The team will finish the season with a much larger and strengthened squad.
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Greater Manchester Autumn Meet Report

Well done to all the swimmers who competed in the Greater Manchester Autumn Meet at the Wigan Life Centre over the last two  weekends. There were a host of PBs, medals (61) and County Championship consideration times achieved.

For the first competitive gala of the season it was incredible to see that 71% of swims over the two weekends were PBs, a reward for the hard work being put in in training.

Individual swimmer’s times can be found here –



Congratulations to our medal winners

David G 5 3
Jake C 5 2 4
Reuben RK 5 2
Kaitlyn C 3 2 1
Evie C 2
Erin H 1 2 1
Noah LT 1 1 1
Francesco T 1 1
Lily D 1
Adam J 1 4
Lewis C 1 1
Eva W 1 1
Alex C 1 1
Jaeden L 1
Lucy B 2
Grace RK 2
Vanessa A 1


M&D Programme A Final

The swim team took part in the M&D Programme A Final at Sale Leisure Centre on Sunday. Programme A is for u13 teams and Stretford finished fifth in the final. Well done to everyone who competed and congratulations to Glossop who won the event.

  1. Glossop 143pts
  2. Flixton 139pts
  3. Bolton 131pts
  4. Aquabears 128pts
  5. STRETFORD 111pts
  6. Worsley 107pts

Individual swimmers results can be found here – M&D Prog A Final 230918


Swim teams win latest galas

The swimming team secured another win in this season’s Central Lancashire Intermediate League when they travelled to Radcliffe last Tuesday.

The final score was STRETFORD 182pts, Radcliffe 136.

Individual results can be found here – Central Lancs Intermediate results 110918

And our younger swimmers competed in the latest round of the Trafford Borough Development galas against our neighbours Flixton, Altrincham and Trafford Met on Monday 17 September – and secured their third win in a row.

The unofficial scores were:


Altrincham 59pts

Trafford Met 54pts

Flixton 52pts

Individual results can be found here – TraffordDevSO170918

Well done to the team and thanks to Altrincham for being great hosts.

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Latest Water Polo update

The U12 and U14 Water Polo teams restarted their matches after the summer break with games against Warrington on  15 September.

The U14s enjoyed a comprehensive 33-1 win in their league match. The U12s travelled to play a friendly against a more experienced Warrington team and suffered a 16-1 defeat.

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In other Water Polo news, former Stretford water polo player Annie Clapperton has been in Madeira captaining Great Britain in the European U19 Womens Water Polo Championship. The GB team beat Slovakia, drew with Israel and lost to Hungary and Greece in the group stages. They then went on to beat the Czech Republic and Germany to secure 9th place overall.

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Results from Trafford Early Bird Meet

Congratulations to all the swimmers who took part in today’s Trafford Early Bird Meet.

Full results can be found here

Trafford Early Bird Meet Session 1 Results

Trafford Early Bird Meet Session 2 Results


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Results from Salford Summer Spectacular

Well done to the swimmers who competed in the end of season Salford Summer Spectacular last weekend. Some great swims, PBs and medals.

Individual results can be found here – Salford Results

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