Members of the South Lincs Competitive Swimming Club earned new personal bests (PBs) and numerous medals as they competed in their own Tulip Open competition.
The event, held at Spalding Castle Sports Complex and sponsored by Bakkavor, featured several great swimming displays from those in attendance.
A large number of South Lincs swimmers were in the pool this weekend, making the Spalding-based club proud.
Lillie Hamilton collected medals of all colors, including a triple gold medal in the 100m breaststroke (PB), 200m breaststroke (PB) and 200m individual medley.
There were also silver medals in the 100m and 200m butterfly (both PBs) and a bronze in the 200m freestyle.
Aidan Evans stepped onto the 200m butterfly podium and also won six bronze medals in the 200m freestyle, 200m breaststroke, 200m individual medley, 50m backstroke (PB), 100m backstroke (PB) and 200m backstroke (PB).
Teammate Will Vere collected a pair of bronze medals in the 200m breaststroke and 200m backstroke, while Daniela Bringeman collected six medals – including a hat-trick of silver medals in her favorite breaststroke events the 200m, 100m m and 50 m (PB).
Sigourney Bolton won a silver treble in the 200m, 100m and 50m breaststroke (PB) and also won bronze in her first ever 100m butterfly and 100m backstroke (PB).
Kitty Lamb was in fine form this weekend as she set nine PBs en route to collecting a stunning 11 gold medals in as many races.
Among his highlights were a personal best of four seconds in the 200m breaststroke, a six-second fall in the 200m and breaking the 70-second barrier for the first time in the 100m freestyle.
Meanwhile, Sophie Wilson won gold in the 200m backstroke and added a hat-trick of bronze medals to her personal tally in the 200m freestyle, 200m individual medley and 200m butterfly.
Lucy Wilson collected no fewer than seven medals over the weekend.
She won silver medals in the 200m freestyle (PB), 100m freestyle, 100m butterfly and 200m butterfly, as well as bronze medals in the 50m butterfly (PB), 200m breaststroke (PB ) and in the 200 m IM.
Charlie Bisby also found fine form over the weekend winning no fewer than ten golds and two silvers across his 12 events, recording 11 PBs in the process.
His highlights include a best record of 17 seconds in the 200m breaststroke, a record of seven seconds in the 200m backstroke and a five-second improvement in the 200m freestyle.
Andre Ubaviciute marked his return to competitive swimming with gold in the 100m breaststroke, silver in the 100m freestyle (PB), 200m freestyle and 200m breaststroke, as well as a bronze medal in the 50m freestyle.
Another song was Charlotte Ciuberkyte, which won a hat-trick of medals over the weekend. She won silver medals in the 50m and 100m breaststroke, as well as a superb PB swim to earn bronze in the 200m individual medley.
Elsewhere, Lexie Hamilton kept setting new PB times over the weekend and was duly rewarded with a hat-trick of medals.
She won silver in the 100m backstroke and bronze medals in the 200m freestyle and 200m backstroke.
Kieran Ng won no less than eight silver medals over the weekend, including new record times in the 50m freestyle, 50m breaststroke, 100m butterfly, 200m backstroke and 200m individual medley. There was also a bronze medal in the 100m freestyle.
Lilli Bowman took victory in the 200m freestyle with a fantastic PB and won silver medals in the 50m breaststroke and 200m backstroke (PB).
There were five more bronze medals for her, including her first-ever attempt at the 200m butterfly.
Stefano Fiore also had a successful weekend, with a host of new PB times set and a host of medals won.
He won gold in the 200m breaststroke (PB), collected seven silver medals including a big 100m breaststroke PB and also took bronze in the 200m freestyle (PB).
Frank Lamb also shone with nine gold and three silver in his 12 events.
Most notable were his gold medals in the 50m freestyle and 50m breaststroke with new record times, while he also set a new record in the 100m freestyle for silver.
Hannah Bruce also medaled in every event she competed, winning gold in the 200m freestyle and 200m individual medley.
Silver medals followed in the 50m and 100m freestyle and the 100 and 200m butterfly (PB), as well as a bronze medal in the 50m butterfly (PB).
Matteo Monaco, meanwhile, won a hat-trick of gold medals in the 50m (PB) and 100m backstroke as well as the 100m freestyle (PB).
A silver medal followed, also in record time, in the 50m butterfly.
Susannah Poll was only in her second competition, but that didn’t stop her from winning a hat-trick of medals.
She took the victory in the 50m breaststroke (PB) and added silver medals in the 50m freestyle and 100m breaststroke.
Sophia Shackleston contested eight events over the weekend and set new record times in all of her races.
She won a silver medal in the 200m breaststroke, while she won bronze in the 50m and 100m breaststroke.
Kieran Lucy swam for bronze in the 100m freestyle and set a new personal best to win his first medal with the club.
He also set a new record time in the 50m backstroke.
More medals followed for South Lincs as Francesco Monaco collected seven golds and one silver.
He lost more than three seconds for a new PB in the 200m individual medley and also lowered his best time by more than two seconds in the 100m breaststroke.
There was also a hat-trick of medals for youngster Aaron Sadler. He showed off his butterfly prowess to claim bronze medals in the 50m (PB) and 100m (PB), then stormed to silver in the 200m with a big new PB.
Isaac Bowman went two bests winning five medals over the weekend.
He took silver in the 100m freestyle and 200m individual medley, the latter with a record of over 20 seconds.
Bowman also won three bronze medals in record time, as he finished third in the 200m freestyle, 200m backstroke and his first 100m butterfly.
Emily Briggs also won five medals, all coming in record time.
He won silver in the 200m backstroke and 50m backstroke, while winning three bronze medals in the 100m backstroke and the 100m and 200m butterfly.
Similarly, Lucie Lund won no less than five gold medals.
Gold medals were won in the 200m butterfly (PB), 50m butterfly, 100m butterfly, 100m backstroke and 200m backstroke. Not done there, she also collected silver in the 50m backstroke (PB).
Young Heidi Woodrow was also a medalist, winning a bronze medal in the 50m butterfly with a new best record.
Finally, Jess Herriott was in great shape setting new PB times in every event she contested.
The choice of her strokes led her to collect two silver medals in the 100m and 200m backstroke.
To close the weekend of competition, Charlie Bisby and Kitty Lamb received the Top Junior Boy and Top Junior Girl trophies respectively.
Justin Noble and Vita Kezixa of Bakkavor, who are main sponsors of South Lincs, presented the trophies to the two swimmers.