Monthly Archives: April 2017


Cool Crocs and Nemos Squads

Parents (of the above squads), There is an expectation that once swimmers enter the Cool Crocs improvers that they are committing to entering competitions. We currently have a full squad of junior coaching level 4 swimmers who are desperate to move up and start competing. For Cool Crocs there are only a handful a year. [...]

2017-04-25T13:44:55+00:00 April 25th, 2017|Uncategorised|

British Swimming Championships Meet Recap

On April 18-23 City of Derby sent 7 swimmers to compete at Ponds Forge for the British Swimming Championships. This meet included the top junior swimmers up to the top senior international swimmers in the Country. It was an exciting week of racing as well as being a great opportunity to watch our Country’s Rio [...]

2017-12-08T06:16:33+00:00 April 25th, 2017|Uncategorised|

Lost property at Rykneld Meet

We have received an email from Rykneld swimming club, stating that there was a large amount of lost property left after the Meet on Saturday, including a City of Derby t-shirt.  If anyone is missing items from the weekend please contact who has a full list. Thanks

2017-04-24T14:52:44+00:00 April 24th, 2017|Competitions|

Swimcamp – Greece

The first monthly payment for Swimcamp, Greece of £150 is due Tuesday 25th April. Then monthly as follows: May 25th - £150 June 25th - £100 July 25th - £72.50 August 25th - £72.50 Please pay by BACS into the usual account with reference SurnameSwimcamp. Can everyone attending please email me a scanned copy of the [...]

2017-04-24T14:17:45+00:00 April 24th, 2017|Swim camp|

Competition Reminders

We once again have a number of Meets closing over the next few days: 26th April - 6pm: Chesterfield, Matlock - Targeted for all squads.  16th and 17th July.  £5 per swim, £2 coaches pass payment by BACS ref SurnameCHESTER DX, Ponds Forge, Sheffield - Targeted NATIONALS ONLY - IMPORTANT NOTICE - Swimmers will be expected to [...]

2017-04-24T13:31:31+00:00 April 24th, 2017|Competitions|

Lincoln Vulcans Accepted Entries

Please find the list of accepted entries for Lincoln Vulcans meet: Programme of events: If there are any queries then please email  

2017-04-23T16:16:45+00:00 April 23rd, 2017|Competitions|

FND Dimensions event 6th May

Please see below the list of participating swimmers for the charity event with FND Dimensions on the 6th May. The swim event will run from 2-4pm. Details of the swim are to follow, please keep an eye out for these! We ask that you inform your coach or squad rep if you are unable to [...]

2017-04-23T14:56:13+00:00 April 23rd, 2017|Uncategorised|

Loughborough Race preparation results

Loughborough Please find the final times from the race preparation session at Loughborough University on Friday night. There was some great swims with some people even reaching new long course P.B's! This is all great going into Midland championships. Let's get one more great week's training in before smashing next weekend! Boom!

2017-04-23T12:37:01+00:00 April 23rd, 2017|Uncategorised|

Parental Responsibility and Competitions

One of the highlights of being a City of Derby parent is watching your child swim their heart out at galas and enjoy time with their swimming friends.  Follow the link below for some important messages from our Welfare officer about how we can all ensure our young swimmers get the best out of thier [...]

2017-12-08T06:16:33+00:00 April 22nd, 2017|Uncategorised|

Kit man

I will be at Queens tomorrow between 6pm and 7pm. If anyone has any outstanding hats please come along to collect. The kit is NOT in yet. I will also be available to take any new orders for named hats, water bottles or Finis bags. I will be on hand to answer questions about the [...]

2017-04-22T12:20:44+00:00 April 22nd, 2017|Uncategorised|
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