PERSHORE Swimming Club came fourth at the Stourbridge Club’s Profab Shield Gala The team recorded 17 podium places, including eight first places, two seconds and seven thirds, as well as 13 personal best times.

Hannah Simister won the girls 11 year old 50-metre breaststroke, while Owen Leeks claimed the boys 12- year-old 50m backstroke.

Harry Sykes took gold in the boys 14 year old 100m breaststroke and Josh Sharratt took first place in the boys 11 year old won Simon Sweatman, winning the boys 11 year old 50m freestyle and 50m butterfly.

Michael Evans, Angus Jones, Lizzy Vizard, Drew Jones and Ella Spencer also finished in podium positions.