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.
Presentation Evening 2014: The annual club presentation evening took place on Saturday 22nd November 2014. Many thanks to all those who organised this successful event. Photos from the evening are available from the Swimmers Page. Here is this year's winner of the prestigious Lesley Large Memorial Trophy.
Club Champs 2014: The annual Nottingham Northern Club Championships have finished. View the Online Results or view a PDF version of the results. The Club Records have now been updated with new records achieved this year.
Nottinghamshire ASA Winter Gala: This will take place over the weekend of 17th to 18th January 2015 at Beechdale. See here for more information. The closing date is 21st December 2014. Entries can be passed to Jenny Byrne who will submit them electronically and need to be followed up with a cheque.
Falcon Open Meet 2014: Well done to the team who participated on Sunday 2nd November 2014. This was a brilliant day with 48 PBs achieved and Lara Phillips and Charlotte Troup getting a second PB in a final. Northern had 16 swimmers in finals throughout the day. Well done to all the swimmers and Sharon hopes they have something left for club champs! Visit the Swimmers Page for the updated PB lists.
Notts ASA League, Stage 2 Round 3: Well done to the team who competed in this event at Hucknall on Saturday 1st November 2014. 13 new PBs were achieved and the team came 5th. Congratulations to all involved. Visit the Swimmers Page for the updated PB lists.
Congratulations! Congratulations to Roy Crampton who was the national winner of the ASA volunteering awards under the category of Officials Mentoring. Roy has done a superb job of mentoring many volunteers through their official qualifications at NNSC. He was awarded this prestigious prize at a ceremony in Birmingham in October. Read more about the award ceremony and the winners.
More Congratulations! Roy Crampton continued his winning streak by being awarded Official Coach/Mentor of the Year at a prestigious national ceremony held by Sports Officials UK. Read more about Roy's latest achievement. Well done from everyone at Northern.
Even More Congratulations! Congratulations also to Clare Soar, our President, who got to the shortlist of 4 nominations for a lifetime volunteering award from Nottingham City Council for over 20 years of volunteering in our swimming club and in triathlons. In the end the judges couldn't decide between them so all four shortlisted candidates were given the award! Read more about this achievement here.
Ripley Rascals Open 2015: Information and entry forms for the Ripley Rascals Open Meet to be held on Saturday 17th January 2015 at Arc Leisure Centre Matlock are now available on the Galas and Diary Dates page. Please get your entries in to Michelle by 1st December 2014.
Nottinghamshire ASA County Championships 2015: Nottinghamshire ASA have published a schedule and revised details of the 2015 County Championships. All events will take place at Beechdale. In this update there is a new category for 9 year olds (age as at 14th February 2015) but for other age groups the qualifying date is 31st December 2015. Here is the announcement of the amendments, general information and schedule and the new County Qualifying Times for 2015.
Pool Closures: There will be no training at the High School on Thursday 11th December 2014. 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.
Club Newsletter: The October edition of "The Northerner" is now available to read and download. Please visit the Club Newsletter Page to catch up.
Christmas Holidays 2014: The last training session before the Christmas break will be on Friday 19th December 2014.
Upcoming Galas: Please see the Galas and Diary Dates Page for information and entry forms for upcoming galas.
Fin Sale: The club has a selection of fins which are available to buy at bargain prices. Please see the reception desk for a price list.
Nottingham Northern on Twitter The club now has a Twitter account! Keep up to date with news and information on the club by following us.
Dates for your Diary: Diary dates for 2014 and 2015 can be found on the Galas and Diary Dates page.
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