Sheffield divers swamp the podium with a haul of medals

Sheffield Diving took a 25-strong squad to the Hydro Novices competition in Harrogate earlier this month - and the young divers proceeded to dominate the event.

Friday, 4th October 2019, 11:24 am
Updated Friday, 11th October 2019, 11:22 am
Noah Bartle, Sebastian Willcox and Robert Wood.

In the Girls’ competitions, Nikki Charlesworth took gold in the B category with a score of 195.20.

Sheffield divers swamped the podium in the C category, with a sixth place medal going to Lauren Robertson, bronze to Charlotte Sykes, silver to Amy Robertson and gold to Lola Mead.

Also scoring impressively, in the D category, was Dimarni Washington-Scott who scooped gold. Joining her for top-six medals were Megan Norton in fourth and Skye Loukes in fifth.

Amy Robertson, Lauren Robertson, Lola Mead and Charlotte Sykes.

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Finally, in the E category, the top two medals went to Daisy Dennison, who won silver and Daisy Lyndsay who took the gold.

The boys were similarly successful. Thomas Screeton won gold in the B event, in the C event Dylan Smith took silver. Sheffield took the top three medals in the D event, with Noah Bartle bronze, Robert Wood silver and Sebastian Willcox gold. The remaining gold was won by Simeon Greig in the E event, scoring a superb 182.55.

Sheffield Diving coach Molly Bulmer said: “It was a great effort from everyone and a brilliant start to the season.

“These divers are a pleasure to work with and are a credit to the club.”

Dylan Smith.
Daisy Dennison and Daisy Lindsay
Skye Loukes, Dimarni Washington-Scott and Megan Norton
Nikki Charlesworth
Simeon Greig
Thomas Screeton