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First Gala of the year - Platypus Gala in Hatfield 

We attended our first gala of the year. A successful gala for Stevenage Dolphins, second place overall, only losing to the hosts. Medals were awarded by the Welwyn Hatfield Deputy Mayor Pat Mabbott. Plus, we happily celebrated Platypus Swimming Club's Golden (50 year) Anniversary.


Platypus Gala at 6pm on Saturday 9th April 2016 at the Hatfield Swimming Centre.The team selection is as follows:

Men1 length - Noel2 lengths - Sean, 3 lengths - Alan,All the above are also in the 3 x 1length relay

Women1 length - Natalie2 lengths - Pamela, 3 lengths - Tara,All the above are also in the 3 x 1l ength relay

Juniors (under 21)1 length - Harry, 2 lengths - Jack 3 lengths - BrandonAll the above are also in the 3 x 1length relay

Note: Pool length is 36 2/3 yards (approx 33.5m) which is longer than our pool at Dolphin's on Sunday which is 22m. Timings have been adjusted based on the increased pool length and also on last years actual times recorded in both pools.


More pictures in GALLERY and Dolphins Google Photos account.