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
Many thanks to all those who competed, supported and helped to make the 2016 event a success. Congratulations to Sutton Swimming Club for winning our Top Club trophy for the 4th year in a row and to the Top Girl - Ellie Loades of Bramcote - and the Top Boy - Jim Fergie of Sutton. Results are available here. The 2017 event will take place at Harvey Hadden on Sunday 25th June 2017. Watch this space for more information shortly.
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 and achieved a new Personal Best as well. Good luck to all Northern swimmers competing at counties over coming weeks. For more information and results go here.
ASA Stage 1 Round 1 Gala - Mansfield - Saturday 28th January 2017: This was our first gala of the year. It was a shame we did not get a full team and things could have been a lot different; there were a few new swimmers to this gala and they all did very well with 19 PBs achieved. Well done swimmers! Sharon (Head Coach) would like to say "Thank you" to all the parents that helped at the gala as well. 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.
Pool Closures: There will be no training at Harvey Hadden on Sunday 5th March or at the High School on Thursday 9th March 2017. 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.
Time Trials: The club will be holding time trials for all members during Friday training sessions in March and May 2017. This is a free and compulsory event - entry forms are available in PDF and DOC format. Diane's swimmers will take part if they are able to swim 25 m - see her or email her to discuss. Time trials are to track the improvement in times, especially for those not swimming in galas. This is a licensed event which means we have rules to abide by; the main one being that we must have all names for the races before the event. Entry forms need to be returned by Friday 17th March 2017.
2017 Annual General Meeting The 2017 AGM will be held at Harvey Hadden on Wednesday 22nd March at 7:15pm. Put this date in your diary then come along while your children swim!
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.
Club Captains: Congratulations to our two new Club Captains, Matthew Anderson and Phoebe Ackroyd, elected at the 2016 Annual General Meeting of the club.
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