Members of the Bishop’s Stortford Swimming Club rubbed shoulders with Olympic medalists Adam Peaty, Duncan Scott and Anna Hopkin at the British Championships. Kirsty Neill, Millie Fields, Niamh James, Callum Davis, Lauren Gore and Holly Clifford set qualifying times to compete at Ponds Forge International Sports Center in Sheffield. RestrictionsRead More →

A SWIMMING club received money to expand its volunteer supply. Overton-based Lordsfield Swimming Club have received £2,500 from the Hampshire Playing Fields Fund. The swimming club offers outdoor swimming activities for local residents, as well as training lessons for children and is supported by a team of volunteers; the moneyRead More →

ash bolt When a club has existed for 140 years, it inevitably has stories to share. That’s what Geelong Swimming Club president Glenn Benson found out while looking through the club’s old records. Tucked away in a closet in the club rooms of the Kardinia Aquatic Center was a worldRead More →

Myall Masters 2022 National Relay Team – Chris Lock, Christine Sefton, Sharon Taylor and Leon Bobako. A small but enthusiastic and talented team of four represented the Myall Masters Swimming Club at the Masters Swimming Australia national competition at Sydney Olympic Park from 20-23 April. Chris Lock and Christine SeftonRead More →

Swimmers of all age groups represented Deepings Swimming Club over the weekend as three youngsters competed at the East Midlands Regional Championships in Corby and six masters raced at the Newmarket Meet. Oliver Shepherd and Jack Bell both qualified for the 13-year-old 50m backstroke, while James Cash raced the 50mRead More →

Three South Lincs swimmers traveled to Sheffield to compete in the UK Swimming Championships – and one of them won the right to compete for Britain in the European Junior Championships. The UK Championships are the major event on the national calendar, with many of the country’s best swimmers –Read More →

South Lincs competitive swimmer Emma Croker has been selected to compete for Team Britain at the European Junior Championships. Croker was chosen after an impressive performance at the British Swimming Championships where she contested four events in the first four days of the meeting. She finished second in her 200mRead More →

Three members of Bishop’s Stortford Swimming Club have shown exactly why they have made the top 10 in the world with great starts to the season. Lizzie Bellinger (40-44), Sally Winter (60-64) and Alyson Fordham (65-69) all feature in the recently released FINA World Masters Top 10 Short Courses ranking.Read More →

Kerry Patterson receives the Club Member of the Year Award from Vice President Linda Stubbs. MYALL Masters Swimming Club celebrated the conclusion of the successful summer season with the club awards ceremony on Thursday 31st March. Members filled the Tillermans Restaurant to capacity to enjoy a sumptuous two course meal,Read More →

A FRAUDER who ‘mistakenly’ transferred almost £18,500 from his local swimming club has been handed a suspended prison sentence. Manda ‘Mandy’ McKeown, was found guilty of fraud against Lisburn City Swimming Club just over a week ago. When approached by Sunday Life about her sentencing, the fraudster slammed her frontRead More →

Four swimmers from West Norfolk have qualified for the prestigious British Swimming Championships which are held at Ponds Forge, Sheffield – the spiritual home of British swimming. The event will take place this week between today (Tuesday) and Sunday and will serve as a qualifier for Team Great Britain forRead More →

After a two-year absence, the West Norfolk Swimming Club’s annual open meet at Alive St James’ Pool has made a triumphant return to the swimming calendar. The sold-out weekend event drew visiting swimmers from Wisbech, Boston and the South Lincolnshire Swimming Club. The hosts had a successful weekend, with personalRead More →

sport, local sport, melbourne, swimming, club, bendigo, team, three, medals, tatiles THREE swimmers representing the Melbourne Swimming Club Bendigo team combined for seven medals at the recent Victoria Age Championships. Grace Dobie (12 year old girls), Nicholas Kearns (14 year old boy) and Emily Kearns (16 year old girl) representedRead More →

Members of Bishop’s Stortford Swimming Club won nine medals as the relays took center stage in the third and final weekend of the Hertfordshire County Championships. The loot, which was seven more than in 2020, included one gold, five silver and three bronze. The 200m freestyle and medley relays wereRead More →

Residents of Greenbury in Phoenix and surrounding areas are encouraged to involve their children in extracurricular activities, such as swimming from an early age. That’s the belief of retired lifeguard Siva Padaychee, who has since started training people to swim, empowering them, especially in the water. “Teaching and training areRead More →

Looking: Echuca Swim Club president Marita Elliot says the club is desperate for a new developmental coach. Photo: Bransen Gibson The Echuca swimming club is in troubled waters with a shortage of coaches in danger of sinking. The club is urgently looking for a new qualified development coach before theRead More →

After a year apart, the Swim England Hertfordshire County Championships kicked off 2022 with a bang for Bishop’s Stortford Swimming Club. Stortford had 47 swimmers qualified to compete and they headed to Borehamwood to compete in over 200 individual swims over four weekends of exhilarating competition. For 11-year-old Lois FieldsRead More →

The younger members of West Norfolk Swimming Club were back in action on Saturday for the first round of this year’s Junior Fenland League. The opener at the newly opened Mildenhall Leisure Center saw West Norfolk secure second place when they took on Mildenhall, Thetford, Bottisham and Peterborough City ‘B’Read More →

Berkhamsted swimmers at Watford Berkhamsted swimmers were scattered this weekend with Tracy Van Deventer and Mark Strakosch leading the way for our group of masters swimmers at the Swim Wales Masters competition in Swansea and Bracknell Masters respectively. Meanwhile, a group of 17 juniors made the short trip to Watford’sRead More →

Team H2O Swimming Club is a registered club of Swimming South Africa (SSA) and Eastern Gauteng Aquatics (EGA).They compete each month in various age group galas.Coach Heather Grafe said they are back in training to compete in the regional championships in March. Ethan Murray, Jessica Scorgie and Michaela Mentos areRead More →

newsletters, editors’ selection list, The New South Wales Country Championships in February saw our Kempsey swimmers more than hold their own with a string of top 10 finishes. Mark Thurgood, Jake Shore, Brielle Woodger, Keely Smith, Cleo Schubert, Grace Ryan, Mitchell Hornick, Josie Charlton and Max Farrell all made theRead More →

Ellesmere College Titans face closure after latest Swim England action Ellesmere College Titans, which have produced a series of international swimmers, saw two coaches suspended by Swim England last year over ‘welfare and governance concerns’. The club, which operates in the independent boarding school and is mainly made up ofRead More →

South Lincs Competitive Swimming Club won a further 16 medals in weekend two of the Lincolnshire County Championships at Grantham. An 18-member team from the Spalding-based club were in action competing in the 400m freestyle and 400m medley events, with impressive results. Daisy Rummery got off to a strong startRead More →

Coco Becker won gold in the 10-year-old 50m butterfly at the 2022 Queensland State Sprint Championship. COFFS Harbor Swimming Club competed in the New South Wales State Age Championships held at the Sydney Olympic Park Aquatics Centre, with swimmers achieving personal bests throughout the five competition days. Coach Daniel BannermanRead More →

Weyburn Artistic Swimming Club has named Shelley Dammann Volunteer of the Year 2020-21. When Dammann’s daughter, Megan, started synchronized swimming in 2010, the local swimming club was still known as ‘Weyburn Synchro Stars’. “WASC would like to recognize the incredible contributions of one of our hardest working volunteers, Shelley Dammann,”Read More →