Dear all, [...]
The stork flew in this morning at 9:48am delivering Minnie Pilcher to the world (6lb 4oz). Mum and baby now relaxing in the ward, as dad takes the challenge! Congratulations, Hannah, Rich and Minnie! :) Of course its far too early to suggest Minnie will be a swimmer, so decided to be subtle.
Huge respect for 3 times Olympian, Olympic Bronze medalist and former World Record Holder Jo Jackson for joining our Elite squad today for their CoD Lemon Leukaemia challenge. The challenge was nominated by Mandy Bell, which our Head Coach could do nothing to prepare them for, other than provide encouragement from behind the camera. No [...]
Lewis completes his Commonwealth Games campaign today with a 6th place in the S9 100m Backstroke Final. This result together with Silver medal from the S9 100m Freestyle event makes this his first Commonwealth Games appearance, a hugely successful one - Well done Lewis! Massive CoD contribution too for Team England in both the Womens [...]
Top performances again today from life members Adam Peaty and Sarah Vasey. Adam took Silver medal in the Mens 50m breaststroke (alongside the Commonwealth Games record he took in this event, in the Semi-Finals). Sarah achieved 7th place in the Women's 100m breaststroke final. Top job from all, always proud: Coach and swimmers More to [...]
Massive support for Ethan today from family and friends on his Fundraising sites :) He's a popular guy who really appreciates it. Thanks for making it a better day!
This morning we wake to a new challenge and I invite you all to participate in the CoD Lemon Leukaemia Challenge. Cancer is not uncommon to our club, previously in Masters and now in our younger members - we need to pull together to fight this fierce competitor! One of our young top-performing National Squad [...]
Four years unbeaten in the 100m Breaststroke and still as amazing as ever... ...and right on track for the next stage of the journey - well done Adam!
Huge thanks, respect and well done to our Head Coach, Mandy Bell. It takes a monumental effort to get a swimmer to the top stage, let alone on the podium, and we're hugely proud of you! Mandy's vision and direction for the pathway and programme is just going from strength-to-strength. Many thanks also to [...]