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.
Club Champs 2015
Well done to everyone who competed in this year's Northern Club Champs. The results are now available. There were some brilliant races, and 351 PBs were achieved! Thank you to all the parents and helpers. Please visit the Swimmers Page for the updated PB lists. Here is Matthew Anderson receiving one of many trophies - he also broke several of our long-standing Club Records this year.
Presentation Evening: Following the club champs our annual club presentation evening took place on Saturday 21st November 2015 at Mellish Rugby Club on Mapperley Plains. Photos from the event are now available from the Swimmers Page.
Nottingham Northern Junior Open 2016: We can now confirm that the 40th Nottingham Northern Junior Open will be held on Sunday 26th June 2016 at Harvey Hadden Sports Village. This will be a licensed meet using a 25m pool and will be our first at this new facility. Put the date in your diary and watch this space for more information!
Peter Pink Gala: Thanks to those who participated in this gala on Saturday 7th November in Hucknall. The swimmers had a great time, achieving 13 PBs and the team came 3rd which was a fantastic result. Well done to all who took part! Please visit the Swimmers Page for the updated PB lists.
Club Newsletter: The November 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 the High School on Thursday 10th December. 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.
Christmas Holidays 2015: The last training session before the Christmas break will be on Friday 18th December 2015. The first training session of 2016 will be on Monday 4th January (although there will be 50m training on Sunday 3rd January).
New Training Schedule: A reminder of the new training schedule from September 2015:
- Monday - Ken Martin Leisure Centre - 7pm to 8:30pm - for more experienced swimmers
- Wednesday - Harvey Hadden Sports Village - 7:30pm to 8:30pm - top lane swimmers
- Thursday - Nottingham High School - 7pm to 8pm - for more experienced swimmers
- Friday - Harvey Hadden Sports Village - sessions between 6:30pm and 8pm - check with your coach for your time
- Sunday - Harvey Hadden Sports Village - 12:45pm to 2:15pm
50m Training Sessions: Training sessions using the full 50 metre pool at Harvey Hadden are available every two months for swimmers from the top four lanes. These sessions take place from 5-6 pm on Sundays and the next two dates are 22nd November 2015 and 3rd January 2016. The cost is £3 per session to be paid to Gill Salsbury.
County Championships 2016: Details have now been announced for the 2016 Notts ASA County Championships. These will be split between the 50m pool at Harvey Hadden and the 25m pool at Water Meadows, over three weekends in January and February 2016. More information is available and be sure to check the qualifying times (age as at the end of December 2016).
Upcoming Galas: Bramcote Swimming Club are holding their Open Meet on Sunday 29th November at Bramcote Leisure Centre. Notts ASA are hosting a Festive Frenzy at Harvey Hadden on Saturday 19th and Sunday 20th December. Entries via Jenny.Byrne@nottingham.ac.uk please. Please see the Galas and Diary Dates Page for information and entry forms for this and other upcoming galas and other dates in the life of the club.
Club Newsletter: The May 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, Daniel Fritz and Alice Venkatesan, elected at the recent Annual General Meeting of the club.
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