3 Records Broken at Dolphins Club Night.

There was excitement in the air as the swimmers took to the water on the fourth race night of the 25th summer season, two of the clubs swimmers where attempting to break 3 of the clubs records.

Lucas Thorne was attempting to break the Men’s 8years 50m Freestyle record, and David Thorne was attempting to break 2 records in one night, the Men’s Open 400m record and the Men’s 35+50 m Freestyle record.  We are pleased to announce that both Lucas and David were successful in their attempts and are now the new holders of the following records

Men’s 8 years 50m Freestyle

Old Record

39.79                    Joel Lewis            1st March 1995

New Record

38.85                    Lucas Thorne      25th October 2018


Men’s Open 400m Freestyle

Old Record

6.08.71                                              2017

New Record

5.15.38                David Thorne      25th October 2018


Men’s 35+ 50m Freestyle

Old Record

29.91     David Nicholls    1st March 2002

New Record

29.85     David Thorne      25th October 2018

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Congratulation to both Lucas and David.

If any swimmers would like to attempt to break a club record please see the committee at the recording table for further details.


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