Tyldesley Swimming and Water Polo Club
2013 Achievements Central Lancs Ladies Water Polo League Winners Central Lancs Senior Swim League Winners Central Lancs Internediate League Runners Up Wigan Sports Awards Club of the Year Runners Up 2012 Achievements Robyn Nicholls represented the GB Ladies Water Polo Team at the London Olympics ASA National Academy Girls Water Polo Runners Up Ladies Water Polo Team promoted to British Water Polo League Division 2 Central Lancs Senior Swim League Winners Bolton & District Senior Water Polo League Runners Up Bolton & District 16s Water Polo KO Runners Up Manchester & District 16s Water Polo League Runners Up Bolton & District Mini Polo KO Runners Up Liverpool & District Mini Polo Tournamant Runners Up

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28 Nov-1 Dec 2013   LEN - League Europeene de Natation held at Manchester Aquatics Centre.  Hayley Price and Lauren Tasker represented Liverpool against teams from Italy, Greece, Hungary, Netherlands and Manchester. January 2014 U17'S GB squad - Grace Rowland and Hayley Price chosen for the squad. U15’s GB squad - Emmie Rose Eastwood and Stephanie Whittaker chosen for the squad and have been asked to train with the U17’s squad. February 2014 British Water Polo Championships - Lauren Tasker and Hayley Price represented Liverpool. City of Manchester had held the title since 2008. Liverpool beat Manchester in semis and Otter in final to win title.  Lucy Aspinall and Robyn Nicholls represented City of Manchester who finished in 3rd place. U19's GB squad - Grace Rowland, Lauren Tasker and Hayley Price chosen for this squad aiming towards European Championships in September possibly in Rome. March  2014 ASA Ladies Junior KO Chapionships - Grace Morley, Hayley Price, Grace Rowland and Lauren Tasker represented Liverpool Stephanie Whittaker represented City of Manchester in the qualifying rounds at Liverpool Aquatic Centre.  Both teams have qualified for the finals on April 26th/27th at the Manchester Aquatics Centre. ASA Ladies Youth KO Championships - Robyn Mclean, Grace Rowland and Hayley Price represented Liverpool and Emmie Rose Eastwood and Stephanie Whittaker represented City of Manchester at the qualifying rounds at Walsall. Both teams have qualified for the finals on April 26th/27th at the Manchester Aquatics Centre.  Grace was tiverpool’s highest goalscorer with 15 goals, Robyn scored 3 goals and Hayley was one of the goalkeepers. Regional Qualifying Times - Imogen Bailey, Jessica Sloan and Adam Toone have all achieved qualifying ftimes or the Regional Events in May and June. Please remember we can only report on what we know
Tyldesley's mens water polo team make impressive start to Water Polo season
Tyldesley have won 3 out of 4 matches in the Bolton & District Men's Water Polo League. Tyldesley have beaten Bury home and away 20-11 and 12-7 but lost a tight game away to Kendal 11-7. The game against Radcliffe saw ex Tyldesley players Steve Davidson and Phil Stout return to the Pelican Centre playing for Radcliffe. The game was always going to be an exciting match with the return of the Tyldesley players. After the first quarter the teams were level 4 goals a piece with goals by Jonathan Stafford 2, Adam Toone and Rob Bond. At Half time Tyldesley had taken the lead by 7 goals to 5 with goals from Jonathan Stafford, Tyler Turner and Lucas McNulty scoring his first goal of the season. The 3rd quarter was really tight and finished with Tyldesley leading by 10 goals to 9. Goal's by Peter Harrison, Jonathan Stafford and Adam Toone kept Tyldesley just in front. At the start of the last quarter Lucas McNulty received his 3rd personal foul and was excluded from the rest of the match. Tyldesley scored 3 more goals from Tyler Turner, John Fletcher and Jonathan Stafford to win the game 13 goals to 11. A great game, in a cracking atmosphere, 8 of the 11 Radcliffe goals were scored by the returning Tyldesley Players to add to the excitement. Tyldesley goal scorers: Jonathan Stafford 5, Tyler Turner 2, Adam Toone 2, Robert Bond, Lucas McNulty, Peter Harrison, John Fletcher Team. Aaron Atherton, Lee Toone ,Jonathan Stafford , Tyler Turner, Adam Toone, Robert Bond, Lucas McNulty, Peter Harrison, John Fletcher, Mike Toone
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Gwyn Pierce a former life and respected member  of Tyldesley  Swimming Club and the swimming world passed away on the 7th April 2014. Gwyn, who was a qualified swimming teacher, will be remembered by many swimmers over the 40 years he was involved with the club, he was honoured by Wigan Borough Sports Council on several occasions for his contribution to swimming. On the two occasions that Tyldesley Pool  was under thread of closure, Gwyn was involved with the success of keeping it open. Funeral: 23rd April 2:30 pm Howe Bridge Crematorium.