Cadets make a big splash

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AIR Cadets from 1220 (March) Squadron entered the annual Beds and Cambs Wing swimming gala held at the Regional Pool in Peterborough.

1220 Squadron were able to enter full teams into each age group and achieved various levels of success.

The girls teams did well coming third overall with the senior girls team placed second.

Medal winners were Corporal Daniel Holder who won bronze in the senior boys backstroke and team captain Sergeant Lauren Arnold won gold medals in the senior girls butterfly and freestyle and a bronze in the individual medley.

Following her success, Lauren was selected to represent the Wing at the Regional Championships hosted at RAF Cranwell.

At Cranwell there were some last minute team changes and Lauren competed in the butterfly, individual medley relay and freestyle relay winning a bronze medal in the freestyle relay.

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