Parents Forum – Postponed

Posted by admin on November 27, 2014
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At tonight’s Committee Meeting is was decided that due to the Club not receiving any questions, observations or queries for the Parents Forum on Friday 5th December that it would be postponed until the New Year. However, anyone who has any pressing issues can arrange to meet our Club Manager, Maureen Wain by emailing her on

Christmas Panto – Aladdin

Posted by admin on November 27, 2014
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The pantomime has been booked for Friday 2nd January 2015 at the Empire Theatre, start 2pm.

Tickets, already purchased, are for the best stalls seats in the front block and are priced at £7.00 for members and £14.00 for non members, which the Club have again been able to subsidise.

We only have 40 tickets so please act quickly if you want any by contacting Yvonne Rees on either her mobile 07729472526 or her email address

Splash Night & Presentation Night

Posted by admin on November 22, 2014
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Tickets for Splash Night, which is on Friday 19th December, will be on sale from Monday 24th November priced at £4.00.

Tickets for the Presentation Night, which is on Saturday 10th January 2015, can be pre-ordered on the email address below, prices this year have been subsidised by the Club because of our current financial situation and are £5.00 for adults and £3.00 for children.

Emails must contain contact details and number of tickets required for both children & adults and a return email will confirm order.
Payment can be made at any of the venues/sessions that have door staff and collection details will follow nearer to the event.

This year we are delighted to announce that are special guest swimmer will be David Davies. David is a triple Olympian (2004, 2008, 2012) and won two medals from those three Olympic Games. He made an immediate impact with 1500m bronze at the 2004 Games in Athens before securing 10km Marathon silver in the event’s debut four years later in Beijing. He also has 2 x World Championship medals, 2 x Commonwealth medals, 1 x European medal and 1 x European Short Course medal to his name.

David will be holding master class sessions in the afternoon and presenting the medals and trophies in the evening.



ASA Competitions for 2015

Posted by admin on October 31, 2014
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To read more about the ASA competitions to be held in 2015 please click on link below:


Cancelled Session

Posted by admin on October 30, 2014
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Due to a Arena League Gala taking place on Saturday 8th November (warm up 5pm) the session at Garston (4:00-6:00) will be cancelled. Sorry for any inconvenience caused. The session will return to normal on Saturday 15th November.

Llandudo Swim Camp 2014 – Day 4

Posted by admin on October 29, 2014
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Well first things first:

Quiz Night Results:

4th Place – Team Power – aka Redemption      69.5

3rd Place – Team Cougar – aka If Carlsberg did quiz teams     71

2nd Place – Team Dragon – aka Shrek the Magic Dragon      77.5

1st Place – Team Cobra – aka Perculating Pectorals Touch’em   84.5

Great last day -  very hard session this morning, 4050 metres in a 90 minute session, followed by a walk in fantastic weather up the Orme to the Toboggan run, and a gala

ps.  success!!!  not lost a child to home  or managed to break anyone today.





Llandudno Swim Camp 2014 – Day 3

Posted by admin on October 28, 2014
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Well one swimmer gone home tonight  – very sad with a fractured arm, Poor Libby Manning, so disappointed.  She was winning all girls in the running race and took a nasty tumble.

Other than the above, an uneventful day.  Two hard training sessions and one hard land work.

Team Dingle winning the internal competition, final event tomorrow.

Scores after 3  events:

Team Name:

Dingle                 36

Dongle                 21

Hulk                     31

Tom                     34



Llandudno Swim Camp 2014 Days 1 & 2

Posted by admin on October 27, 2014
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After a journey of 3 trains and 1 bus ride everyone was pleased to see the Youth Hostel.

As usual a challenging first 24 hours while swimmers settle down, on the night of day 2, most kids settled into the lounge with a nice box of celebrations talking about the day.  A lot of ‘banter’ going on, and the Carus McDonald boys getting very close and friendly – been renamed ‘Chuckle Brothers’.

End of the first day training, and it seems to have tired the kids out.  A game of football which first game ended 4-1 and the second game  6-6, Dan saved a penalty taken by his brother that stopped them winning!!

Paul Kirk has won the bowling for the first time in history,  but it was a close call to the final bowl, with Emma and Maureen very close behind.


Calderstones – Cancelled Sessions

Posted by admin on October 24, 2014
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Due to the majority of Teachers who run the sessions at Calderstones School being on a Swim Camp the following sessions on Sunday 26th and Monday 27th October have had to be cancelled.

Sorry for any inconvenience caused.

Arena League – Round 2 Draw

Posted by admin on October 13, 2014
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After Saturdays excellent result the draw for Round 2 has been made. We will swim in Leigh with a 5pm warm up on Saturday 8th November 2014.

Lane 1 – Stretford

Lane 2 – Dane Valley

Lane 3 – Lancaster City

Lane 4 – Biddulph

Lane 5 – Garston

Lane 6 – Romiley Marina

Out of the 18 teams in the division we are ranked joint first with Biddulph with Lancaster City 3rd so its going to be a very competitive gala.