/Steve Layton

About Steve Layton

Secretary - City of Derby Swimming Club Team Manager

Jo Jackson supports CoD Lemon Leukaemia Challenge

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 [...]

2018-04-10T22:50:15+00:00 April 10th, 2018|Uncategorised|

CoD Magic finishes Commonwealth campaign in style

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 [...]

2018-04-10T22:21:42+00:00 April 10th, 2018|Uncategorised|

Top performances again at Commonwealth

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 [...]

2018-04-09T23:28:47+00:00 April 9th, 2018|Uncategorised|

CoD Lemon Leukaemia Challenge

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 [...]

2018-04-08T10:20:34+00:00 April 8th, 2018|Uncategorised|

Last, but not least… Thank-you Mandy

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 [...]

2018-04-06T18:28:39+00:00 April 6th, 2018|Uncategorised|
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