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About Steve Layton

Secretary - City of Derby Swimming Club Team Manager

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|

Let’s go crazy for Sarah Vasey

Congratulations to Sarah on winning Gold in the 50m Breaststroke final today at Commonwealth We recognise that breaststroke technique anywhere! I'm sure we also have an old Club Champs photo with a similar smile - Well done Sarah from all at CoD!

2018-04-06T18:21:26+00:00 April 6th, 2018|Uncategorised|

Big day for CoD at the Commonwealth

Big day for CoD at the Gold Coast today. Hugely proud of our past and present coaches and athletes, all competing for podium places 10:41 Womens 50m Breaststroke Final (Sarah Vasey) 11:32 Mens 100m Breaststroke Semi's (Adam Peaty) 11:49 Mens S9 100m Freestyle Final (Lewis White) 12:36 Mens 100m Backstroke Final (Luke Greenbank) Hopefully all [...]

2018-04-06T09:00:59+00:00 April 6th, 2018|Uncategorised|
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