Hungary International Open Eger, 9-11 March 2012

Nine swimmers from the Lamont Centre swimming team took part in this Hungarian International Swimming Open from 9-11 March 2012: Ciorap Naomi; Ciorap, Samuel; Velecico, Valentin; Ciorap Ana; Prundaru Petre; Ciorap Elisei ; Romaniuc Ionel; Bologa Alexandru and Giorgiu Robert accompanied by their trainer Emese Maniu. 14 teams, over 100 swimmers from 7 countries participated.
The classes are as follows S11 = completely blind; S12-13 visually impaired. The results were as follows:

Visually Impaired athletes
S13 Naomi Ciorap: 1st place – 50m Freestyle; 100m freestyle ; 200 IM

S13 Ana Ciorap: 1st place: 100m Freestyle; 100 breastroke
                        2nd place: 50m Freestyle

S12 Samuel Ciorap: 1st place – 100 breaststroke; 100m backstroke;
                                               50m freestyle; 100m freestyle ;
                                               400m Freestyle

S11 Valentin Velecico: 1st place – 100m backstroke

S13 Petre Prundaru: 1st place – 100m freestyle; 50m freestyle
                                                2nd place: 200 IM; 100 breastroke

S12 Elisei Ciorap : 2nd place - 100m backstroke; 100m freestyle; 50m freestyle
(13 yrs old)

S11 Alexandru Bologa: 1st place - 100 breastroke ; 400 Freestyle
(15 yrs old) 2nd place: 100m backstroke

Physical Disabilities
Ionel Romaniuc: 1st place – 100m backstroke; 400 Freestyle
2nd place - 50m freestyle; 100m freestyle
These results were very good for the team.

British International Disability Swimming Championships 
Sheffield 
6 April – 8th April 2012

 

Six swimmers from the Lamont Centre swimming team took part in this British International Swimming Open from 9-11 March 2012: Ciorap Naomi; Ciorap, Samuel; Velecico, Valentin; Ciorap Ana; Prundaru Petre; Ciorap Elisei; Bazdoaca Georgiana accompanied by their trainer Emese Maniu. 465 swimmers from 45 countries participated – it was like a mini World championships and a very good competition before the Paralympics. (The classes are as follows S11 = completely blind; S12-13 visually impaired). Unfortunately Valentin had just recovered from the measles and this showed in his weak results.