Rosie Munnings makes a splash for Diss Otters

PUBLISHED: 19:45 03 October 2017 | UPDATED: 19:45 03 October 2017

Diss Otters swimmer Rosie Munnings had a gala to remember. Picture: Club

Diss Otters swimmer Rosie Munnings had a gala to remember. Picture: Club


A team of 16 swimmers from Diss Otters took part in two days of action in the pool at West Suffolk Swimming Club’s Neate Meet.

They came away with 31 medals (15 gold, 12 silver and four bronze) and another 33 top six finishes.

From a total of 118 individual swims the Diss team recorded an amazing 73 personal best times.

There were multiple golds for Callum Blair, Thea Irvine, Matthew Munnings and Rosie Munnings. Rosie also finished a creditable third in the standings for the top girl trophy.

The club now look forward to the annual Diss Otters Open being at the UEA Sportspark on October 15.

The squad members were Daniel Bachu, Callum Blair, Harry Button, Olivia Chapman, Oslo Chapman, Shannon Evans, Harvey Gates, Lottie Gates, Thea Irvine, Alex Jackson, Lily-Anne Jones, Isaac Looker, Matthew Munnings, Rosie Munnings, Kara O’Dell and Matthew Tatum.

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