Nottingham Northern Swimming Club
Nottingham Northern Swimming Club is a friendly and competitive swimming club which welcomes both female and male swimmers of all abilities from the age of five years old.
Training Sessions are held four times a week; twice at our home pool, Beechdale Swimming Centre, and once each at Ken Martin Leisure Centre and at Nottingham High School. The club organises an annual Nottingham Northern Junior Open Meet in June each year and enters swimmers in a range of Galas throughout the year.
Northern Junior Open 2015
The Northern Junior Open 2015 takes place at Beechdale Swimming Centre on Sunday 28th June. Swimmers aged 9 to 14 on the day will compete at all four 50m strokes and 100m IM. Trophies will be awarded to all finalists and to the top club, top boy and top girl. More information and a list of all entries are available to access from the Northern Junior Open 2015 page. ENTRIES ARE NOW CLOSED! Due to the popularity of this event this year we have had to close entries early, although there will be a short waiting list to replace any swimmers who have to withdraw before the event.
Here is the J Tibbitts Cup, presented annually to the Top Club at the Open. Sutton Swimming Club are the current cup holders and will be returning in 2015 to defend their top slot!
Club Newsletter: The May edition of "The Northerner" is now available to read and download. Please visit the Club Newsletter Page to catch up.
Pool Closures: There will be no training at Ken Martin on Bank Holiday Monday 25th May, at the High School pool on Thursday 25th June and at Beechdale on the following Sundays: 28th June and 12th July. If any training sessions have to be cancelled due to any unforeseen circumstances, announcements will be issued by email. Please ensure the club has an up to date email address for you to ensure you receive alerts.
Notts & Derby League Round 2, Hucknall, Saturday 16th May 2015: What a great night! We achieved 22 PBs and came third, so well done to all our swimmers. Thanks to all the parents for the support - it was great to hear all the cheering for the club. Visit the Swimmers Page for the updated PB lists.
Arnold Open Meet, Sunday 10th May 2015: Well done to Eoin Byrne for competing at this meet, which was a very good day for him. Visit the Swimmers Page for the updated PB lists.
Rykneld B Grade Open Meet, Saturday 2nd May 2015: This was a fantastic day for our swimmers at Sharley Park Leisure Centre in Clay Cross. 26 PBs were achieved and all our swimmers came home with a trophy - some more than one! Well done to you all. Visit the Swimmers Page for the updated PB lists.
Upcoming Galas: Leander are hosting the Tony Holmes Sprint Meet at Beechdale on Sunday 12th July. Entries via Michelle please. The Falcon Open will be held at Hucknall on Sunday 6th September. Entries to Michelle by 10th July please. Please see the Galas and Diary Dates Page for information and entry forms for these and other upcoming galas and other dates in the life of the club.
Club Captains: Congratulations to our two new Club Captains, Daniel Fritz and Alice Venkatesan, elected at the recent Annual General Meeting of the club.
Nova Swim Camps: Swimmers of County qualification standard aged 9-14 are invited to apply for Nova Swim Camps which take place regularly at John Carroll Leisure Centre. It is an opportunity for swimmers to brush up on these skills whatever stroke they do. If you are interested view more information and application forms here. Here are the upcoming dates:
Breaststroke June 14th
Freestyle July 5th
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