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 five times a week; three times at Harvey Hadden Sports Village 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.
Nottingham Northern Junior Open 2017
Entries are now open for the 41st Nottingham Northern Junior Open to be held on Sunday 25th June 2017 at Harvey Hadden Sports Village in Nottingham. 50m events in all strokes and 100m IM, open to swimmers aged 9 to 14 on the day. Trophies for the top six in each event for each age, and Top Boy, Top Girl, Top Club and Runner-Up Trophies will all be awarded at the end of the day. Entry prices are £4.50 per event. For an information pack, poster and entry forms please visit the Northern Junior Open 2017 page.
Time Trials: The club is holding time trials for all members during Friday training sessions in March and May 2017 starting on Friday 24th March.This is a free event and entry forms are available in PDF and DOC format. Please check the Entry List and advise of any errors or missing events as soon as possible. Also see the Programme of Events. Results from Session 1 are now available. The last event for which we ran out of time - Girls 9 and over 100m backstroke - will be rescheduled to one of the Time Trials sessions in May.
Pool Closures: There will be no training at the High School on Thursday 23rd March or at Harvey Hadden on Sunday 26th March. 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.
Easter Holiday 2017: Due to a number of pool closures around Easter, the last training session before Easter will take place on Wednesday 12th April 2017 at Harvey Hadden. The first training session after Easter will be on Monday 24th April at Ken Martin.
Club Captains: Congratulations to our two new Club Captains, Christy Byrne and Emily Venkatesan, elected at the 2017 Annual General Meeting of the club.
County Championships 2017: Congratulations to Matthew Anderson for getting the club off to a good start in the 2017 Nottinghamshire County Championships. Matthew is pictured above receiving the first place trophy for 50m backstroke. Well done to all the swimmers that took part in counties this year. Madeline Mackay, Grace Phillips, Matthew Anderson, Daniel Fritz, Harry Atkinson, Christy Byrne, Thomas Bethea and Eoin Byrne. It is always great to achieve a county time and to take part. A big well done to Thomas Bethea who PB'd in all of his races and Matthew on his 50m back. We hope we can get more swimmers entered next year. For more information and results go here and visit the Swimmers Page for the updated PB lists.
ASA Stage 1 Gala - Retford - Saturday 25th February 2017: The races were 100m in this gala so a good chance of getting some PBs. We did not quite get a full team but our swimmers swam great. 15 PBs were achieved: Well done! Visit the Swimmers Page for the updated PB lists.
Nottingham Northern Club Championships 2016: Results from the 2016 Club Champs are listed here. Updated Club Records are here and PB lists are now published on the Swimmers Page with 371 new PBs! 2016's presentation evening took place on Saturday 19th November at the Richard Herrod Leisure Centre and photos from the night are also available via the Swimmers Page.
Just Swim app: The ASA have recently launched a new Just Swim website and app. It has three key sections, all of which have been developed to suit both the novice and the more experienced swimmer: distance goals, calorie burn goals and tips and advice for a better lifestyle. Visit the Just Swim website for more details or to download the app.
Upcoming Open Meets: See the Galas and Diary Dates Page for information and entry forms for upcoming galas and other dates in the life of the club.
Club Newsletter: The July edition of "The Northerner" is now available to read and download. Please visit the Club Newsletter Page to catch up.
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