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 Adam Toone - Sports Achiever of the Year Runner Up


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2014 Achievements
Bolton & District 12/Us Water Polo KO Winners Bolton & District 12/Us Water Polo League Winners Liverpool & District 12/Us Water Polo Festival  Winners Manchester & District 12/Us Water Polo Tournament Winners Warrington 12/Us Water Polo Tournament Runners Up Bolton & District Senior Water Polo League Runners Up Central Lancs Senior Swim League Winners Central Lancs Junior Jubilee League Winners Central Lancs Junior Swim League  Division 2 Runners Up Wigan Sports Awards: St Marys U18s Ladies WP Team - Team of the Year Sam Dyson - Disabled Sports Achiever of the Year runner up Alan Stafford - Unsung Hero finalist Club of the Year finalist

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Supporters of water polo throughout the world Click here to see how For further Packaworld water polo stories click here Tyldesley Swimming Club were the first club in UK to use Packaworld inflatable nets
City of Manchester Water Polo Festival Tyldesley took 3 teams to the City of Manchester Water Polo Festival: a boys and girls team at 14 and under and a mixed team 12 and under. Tyldesley were playing teams from all over the country and some were regional teams. All 3 teams competed well with the girls finishing 8th and the highest placed girl’s team in the festival. 12 and under results: Group matches Tyldesley Pelicans 0 - Bolton School 6 Tyldesley Pelicans 0 - Sedgefield 8 Tyldesley Pelicans 4 - Sheffield 4 Tyldesley Pelicans 2  - Oldham and Royton 3 This was a difficult group for Tyldesley’s young team with Bolton School and Sedgefield finishing 1st and 2nd in the festival. Tyldesley Pelicans won their last game against Warrington by 6 goals to 1. In the 14’s competition group stages Tyldesley Girls 2 - St Ambrose 2       Tyldesley Boys 14 - Welsh Wanderers 2 Tyldesley Girls 3 - Northampton 2     Tyldesley Boys 5 - Lancaster 13 Tyldesley Girls 2 - Bridgefield 7         Tyldesley Boys 2 - Rotherham Metro 5 Tyldesley Girls 6 - Oldham 8              Tyldesley Boys 10 - Clontarf (Ireland) 2 Tyldesley Girls 1 - Warrington 6         Tyldesley Boys 4 - Leeds 5 Tyldesley Girls 3 - Bridgefield 5          Tyldesley Boys 5 - Bolton School B 3 Out of 16 teams the girls finished 8th and the boys 11th. It was a well organised tournament and Tyldesley entered into the spirit of the festival with the coaches using the competition as a development day for all players.
Central Lancs Swim Leagues Junior Swim League Tyldesley 61 Howe Bridge Aces 47 Senior League ORCA 20.5 Tyldesley 25.5 Swimming Results Imogen Bailey competed at Ponds Forge in Sheffield in one of the last qualifying meets before the Nationals. Imogen came away with 4 personal best times from 4 events: 100m Freestyle 1.05.40 200m Freestyle 2.19.25 100m Butterfly 1.09.41 200m Butterfly 2.33.88 Bronze Medal Manchester & District 14s Water Polo League Tyldesley 2 - Warrington 18 Goals: Annie Holt 1, Kate Rowland 1 Majors: Joshua Dunkerley 3, David Gaskell 2, Kate Rowland 1, Kyle Harrison 1, Lucy Mills 1, Tom Swain 1 Team: Ethan Brooks, Joshua Dunkerley, Paige Evans, Kate Flaherty, David Gaskell, Kyle Harrison, Annie Holt, Lucy Mills,  Jessica Robb, Kate Rowland, Tom Swain Warrington 20 - Tyldesley 4 Goals: Tom Swain 2, Kyle Harrison 1, Liam Harrison 1 Majors: Joshua Dunkerley 2, Niall Clay 2, David Gaskell 1, Kyle Harrison 1, Team: Ethan Brooks, Niall Clay, Joshua Dunkerley, Kate Flaherty, David Gaskell, Kyle Harrison, Liam Harrison, Annie Holt, Lucy Mills,  Jessica Robb, Tom Swain
2014 Achievements
2014 Achievements
2015 Achievements Manchester & District 12/Us Water Polo Tournament Runners Up
Bolton & District 12/Us Water Polo League League:                             Tyldesley 2 – Bridgefield 10 Goals: Harry Dunkerley 1, Holly Toone 1 Majors: Kelsey Evans 1, Sebastian Jones 1, Adam Little 1 Friendly:                          Tyldesley 8 - Bridgefield  5 Goals: Kelsey Evans 3, Harry Dunkerley 2, James Blenkinship 1, Eva Howarth 1, Adam Little 1 Majors: Holly Toone 1 Team: James Blenkinship, Harry Dunkerley, Kelsey Evans, Freya Higson, Eva Howarth, Sebastian Jones, Adam Little, Holly Toone, Isobelle Robb, Finlay Waite League:                              Warrington 2 - Tyldesley 14
Manchester & District 12Us Water Polo Tournament – Runners up Round 1:                   Tyldesley 3 – Warrington 1 Goals: Harry Dunkerley 2, Kate Flaherty 1 Majors: Freya Higson 1                                   Bridgefield  8 – Tyldesley 0 Majors: Freya Higson 1, Eva Howarth 1                                  ORCA 4 – Tyldesley 2 Goals: Harry Dunkerley 2 Majors: Harry Dunkerley 1 Semi-final:                    Tyldesley 2 – ORCA 1 Goals: James Blenkinship 2 Majors: Kate Flaherty 1, Eva Howarth 1 Final:                        Bridgefield 3 – Tyldesley 0 Majors: Kate Flaherty 1, Eva Howarth 1, Isobelle Robb 1 Team: James Blenkinship, Harry Dunkerley, Kate Flaherty*, Freya Higson, Eva Howarth, Sebastian Jones, Isobelle Robb *Up to 4 born 2002 allowed
ASA Nationals Imogen Bailey (200m butterfly) and Jodie Gittens (50m and 100m butterfly) have been invited to compete at the ASA Nationals at Ponds Forge Sheffield from 4th – 9th August 2015.
Queens Birthday Honours List Fred Lawrence has been awarded the Queens Medal n the Queens Birthday Honours List for 40 years Service to the Ambulance Service. EU Nations Junior Women's Tournament Emmie Rose Eastwood has been selected to represent GB Ladies (born 2000) squad at the EU Nations Junior Water Polo Tournamant  in Prague in September.
Pelican and Tyldesley Swimming Club Host Mini Gala Left to right:  Melanie Vaughan, Alex Hornby, Rachel Lawrence, Rachel Hornby & William Hornby. Tyldesley held their 44th Mini Gala and for the 3rd Year it was held jointly with the Pelican swimmers at the Pelican Gentre Guest of honour was Melanie Vaughan ex GB water polo player and ex Tyldesley Club Captain. The overall champions were: Alex Hornby 8 year old boy champion, Rachel Lawrence 8 year old girl champion, Rachel Hornby 10 year old girl champion William Hornby 10 year old boy champion. Great day great atmosphere.
2015 Baku European Games Hayley Price and Grace Rowland represented GB U17s Ladies Water Polo Team at the 2015 Baku European Games in Azerbaijan. Team GB secured 11th place with a comprehensive win over Israel.  Grace Rowland bagged a hat-trick and goalkeeper Hayley marshalled a third quarter shut-out in the final game.  In all Grace scored 11 goals including 3 hat tricks during the course of the games and Hayley saved a penalty. Left Grace and Hayley about to depart for Baku.
Tyldesley Ladies Netball  14  Tyldesley Men’s Water Polo Team 8 In a friendly match to improve links between community clubs in Tyldesley and to appreciate the skills of different sports, Tyldesley Netball invited Tyldesley Men’s Water Polo team to a friendly netball match. The game was played in good spirits and the accurate shooting of Tyldesley Netball team was the difference between the two teams. Tyldesley Netball have been invited to a return water polo match at the Pelican Centre. If you are interested in playing water polo or Netball Contact Emma Toone Tyldesley Netball  emmaheap@blueyonder.co.uk Paul Costello  Tyldesley water polo costellop@sky.com 
England Talent Level 3 Swim Training Camp Leanne Stafford attended a training camp and competition with England Talent in Italy at the beginning of May. England Talent Phase 1 Swim Training Camp Leanne Stafford attended (physiotherapist) and Diane Stafford (team manager) have been selected to the England Talent Phase 1 Camp on 3rd October. England Regional Talent Swim Programme Dave Holt has been selected as assistant coach to the 2015/2016 programme along with Leanne Stafford (physiotherapist) and Diane Stafford (team manager).
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