In our GMX7 The Wonders of Age Group Swimming weekly series, we celebrate swimmers of all ages and experience levels with age group profiles of some recent results. Alaia Sloan, 11, Swimming Falfins (FLFN-CO): At the Colorado Age Group State Championships in late February, Sloan set wins and personal bests
Proceeds from a fundraising event that took place deep into lockdown last January were presented last week to representatives of Down Syndrome Kerry (DSK), the charity chosen by the organizers of the fundraiser, the Killarney Swimming Club. Due to being on lockdown, there weren’t too many options available for fundraisers,
Musselburgh YOUNG swimmers are set to make a splash as the coaches of the future with the help of a £1,000 cash boost from homebuilder Persimmon Homes East Scotland. The company is building 473 homes at its Burgh Gate development in Old Craighall and presented the donation to the Musselburgh
Deepings Swim Club kicked off fundraising The swimming club launched the campaign with the aim of raising £10,000 to support its ambitious plans for growth and continued community support. The organization has been hit hard by the impact of Covid-19 over the past two years, with several members choosing to
The Halifax Synchronized Swimming Club is considering whether or not it has grounds to seek a judicial review investigating Calderdale Council’s decision to allow the development of a new leisure center on the site of the existing one in North Bridge, Halifax . The full Calderdale Council approved the move
The second weekend of the Lincolnshire County Championships was held at Grantham and a team of 18 swimmers from South Lincs were in action competing in the 400m freestyle and 400m individual medley. Both events brought more success to the South Lincs athletes as they collected another 16 medals to
History links Tweet #LOYAtTRUE EIU Men’s and Women’s Swimming at Summit League Championships February 16 (Wednesday) – February 19 (Saturday) West Fargo, North Dakota Direct Program IN DRAFT: Eastern Illinois Swimming will travel to West Fargo, ND on Wednesday to compete in the Summit League Championships.
A VISIONARY young woman started a family swim club called Goggle and Giggle. Abena Gray’s activity is for those who are water phobic or have poor breathing techniques. Goggle and Giggle also supports swimmers who were ill and are recovering as well as those living with a long-term illness. There
MARLBORO – Edward Horgan knew well the frustration of great effort in vain because of limitations beyond his control. He understood that even a good performance brought no guarantee of success. Despite his meticulous study of swimming techniques and tireless dedication to mastering nuances, the results were not always favorable
news, local news, VULNERABLE children in the Leeton County community who would otherwise not have access to swimming lessons have had the chance to learn this vital school of life. The Leeton Yanco Swiming Club coordinates the program after receiving a community building grant from the Leeton Shire Council. The
Thousands of Victorian children will miss vital swimming lessons this month due to shortages of qualified instructors and the rapid spread of COVID-19. Key points: ARV estimates that 140 of its 200 sites have been affected VICSWIM had a record number of registrations in January ARV chief Kathy Parton fears
Promoting water safety and competitive swimming are some of the aims of Manta Amateur Swimming Club in Merebank. The club was formed on January 17, 1986 and many of its swimmers have achieved provincial colors through the efforts of the club’s dedicated coaches and officials. Scenes from the open day.
news, local news, LEETON’S swimmers wasted no time getting back into the water after the holiday break. Training for the senior and junior teams began last week, while the development team was back on deck from this week. Learn to Swim arrives in the water from January 24. Several swimmers
sport, local-sport, LEETON’S swimmers wasted no time getting back into the water after the holiday break. Training for the senior and junior teams began last week, while the development team was back on deck from this week. Learn to Swim arrives in the water from January 24. Several swimmers from
Hornchurch Swimming Club collects 150 gifts for local hospice 07 Jan 2022 2:21 p.m. Lianna Bagley Swim club members wrapped the gifts A swimming club in Hornchurch has been praised for collecting and delivering 150 gifts to a local hospice. Killerwhales Swim Club led the campaign in December by collecting
A SWIMMING coach caused a stir for a small community club, increasing numbers and helping to keep them afloat during the lean season for the pandemic. Anya Francis’ dedication as a volunteer at the Hetton Amateur Swimming Club, in Hetton-le-Hole, earned her “surprise” recognition in the Queen’s New Year’s Honors.
A SWIMMING coach has caused a stir at a small community club, increasing membership and helping to keep it afloat during the lean times of the pandemic. Anya Francis’ dedication as a volunteer at the Hetton Amateur Swimming Club, Hetton-le-Hole, earned her ‘surprise’ recognition in the Queen’s New Year Honours.
While the swimmers of the Maxwell Swim Club enjoy a well-deserved festive break, the club, which trains in Aylesbury and Buckingham, expects a great year 2022. One of its swimmers, Poppy Baybutt, has qualified for the Commonwealth Games selection trials and the club are hoping for further qualifying ahead of
By Molly Magennis Australia’s first official swimming club dedicated to open water swimming has opened in Williamstown. Melbourne Open Water Swimming was officially launched by Williamstown MP Melissa Horne on December 18, where the club held shows, a raffle and a summer solstice sunset swim to celebrate. Club secretary Jason
The herald Ellina Mhlanga, senior sports journalistHIGHLANDS Swim Club coach Macalvine Makoni said they would like to see their swimmers reach great heights in the sport after successfully defending the title at the Harare Senior Championships. The club came out on top in the championships held at the Les Brown
Ellesmere College Principal Brendan Wignall expressed “surprise” at the end The Independent Schools Inspectorate (ISI) – a watchdog for independent schools – has asked Ellesmere College to follow up on its findings regarding students participating in Ellesmere Titans Swimming Club. He called for “immediate action” to address the issues. This
A West Lothian swim club has launched a specialist program for people with disabilities – and hopes it will encourage other sports in the county and beyond to do the same. Swim-IT Head Coach Fiona Donald said the coincidence with the Paralympic Games is the perfect time to raise awareness
Could a swim club help generate some form of “college activism”? This is the question explored by David Raymond Jones, professor in the Faculty of Business and Law at the University of Northumbria, in a new article published in the British Journal of Educational Research. In 2009, he writes, he
A record-setting teenager from Bromley became the first in her swim club’s 123-year history to qualify for senior international competition. Evelyn Davis, 16, a student at Bromley High School, is a member of the Bromley Swimming Club and was selected to represent the GB team at the European Swimming Championships
South Esk Swimming Club 122 members from Launceston, Tasmania have taken on the challenges of 2020 together “with a focus on the well-being of each other and the community at large” and this week the club are toast to Swimming Australia after winning the prestigious Club of the Year award
A Washington, DC swim club cleaned up at Gay and Lesbian International Swimming World Championship meet in New York at the end of June, reported the Washington blade. According to Swim swam, the District of Columbia Aquatic Club joined some 900 aquatic athletes – more than half of whom are
SOUTH BELOIT – More than 40,000 people registered on Friday for this year’s biggest swimming lesson in the world, an international simultaneous swimming lesson to raise awareness of water safety. The organization’s website and a map tweeted by the World’s Largest Swimming Lesson Twitter account listed participating facilities in North
[KHTS] — About 50 Santa Clarita City residents attended the record-breaking second annual World’s Biggest Swimming Lesson Friday morning at the Santa Clarita Aquatic Center. At the free event, residents joined thousands of children and families around the world in a 30-minute swimming lesson that organizers hope will not only