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 2016
Many thanks to all those who competed, supported and helped to make this 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.
Nottingham Northern Club Championships 2016: The programme for this year's Club Champs has now been published. Sessions take place in October and November 2016 at a cost of £3.25 per event, with trophies then being awarded at the Presentation Evening on Saturday 19th November. Please download the Programme and Entry Form and get your entries in by 25th September at the latest.
Annual Club Picnic: The traditional club picnic and rounders match has been organised for 1pm on Sunday 7th August 2016 in Wollaton Park. Bring your own food and turn up ready to join in!
Summer Holidays 2016: The last training session before the summer break will be on Friday 5th August and the first one after the holiday will be on Friday 2nd September.
Club Newsletter: The July edition of "The Northerner" is now available to read and download. Please visit the Club Newsletter Page to catch up.
Ripley Rascals Open - Sunday 3rd July 2016: This went very well for the 6 Northern swimmers competing, who achieved 17 PBs between them. Lara won 6 medals including 2 gold and 2 silver. Grace won 4 including 2 silvers, Eoin won 3 including 2 silvers, Aidan won 3 including 1 silver and Chloe won 2 medals. What a great day for you all. Well done. Visit the Swimmers Page for the updated PB lists.
Upcoming Open Meets: Matlock and District's Open Meet takes place on Saturday 24th September at Arc Leisure in Matlock. Entries to Michelle by 22nd July please. Also the Falcon Open Sprint Meet takes place on Sunday 25th September at Hucknall. Entries to Michelle by 31st July 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.
Northern Junior Open - Sunday 26th June 2016: What a great day at Northern's open meet on the 26th of June - our 40th event. The swimmers did very well with 110 Personal Bests achieved. We had 5 swimmers in finals: Samuel Mackay, Solomon Rose, Eoin Byrne, Grace Phillips, and Lara Phillips. Some of these swimmers got 2nd PB's in their finals. Visit the Swimmers Page for the updated PB lists.
Pool Closures: 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.
Sponsored Swim: Our annual sponsored swim took place at 6:30pm on Friday 6th May 2016 at Harvey Hadden. Thanks to all the swimmers and parents who took part. You have raised £1,034 for the club which is a fantastic amount. Well done!
2016 AGM: Reports presented at the recent 2016 AGM are available to view on the Governance Page.
Club Captains: Congratulations to our two new Club Captains, Matthew Anderson and Phoebe Ackroyd, elected at the 2016 Annual General Meeting of the club.
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
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