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Dave Lowther

A big welcome to our new Head Coach Matt Heathcock!! Matt, originally from Southampton, is no stranger to City of Southampton Swimming Club, having grown up on and around the poolside where his father Dave was the Head Coach for many years. Once a City of Southampton swimmer himself, Matt is experienced in all levels of competitive swimming having been coaching for 23 years, with 20 being full time. Matt has coached swimmers to win medals at County, Regional, National and International level. Over the past 20 years he has...

Dave Lowther

Interested in joining us? We would love to hear from you! To find out more, please contact us here to arrange a free no obligation trial with one of our squads

Dave Lowther

50s, 100s & 200s in all strokes | 400 free | 100, 200 & 400 individual medley Please join us for our James Moreno Level 3 Open Meet, to be held on Saturday 29th and Sunday 30th October 2022 at The Quays Swimming & Diving Complex Southampton The two day event will include 50s, 100s & 200s in all strokes, 400 free, 100, 200 & 400 individual medley Further information will be published in due course here, but early interest can be registered by emailing: [email protected] Distance to travel? No...

Dave Lowther

SPACES AVAILABLE | Lessons are held on Wednesday & Friday evenings plus Saturday mornings during term time, at Regents Park Community College, SOUTHAMPTON We offer childrens' swimming lessons for beginners/non-swimmers; for children who wish to increase their confidence in water; and for those who wish to improve their stroke technique. All swimming lessons are taught by Swim England qualified teachers, under the Swim England Learn to Swim Programme. Class sizes are small so that each swimmer receives close attention and to encourage pupils' rapid swimming development. Our aim is to:...

Dave Lowther

After a very successful and enjoyable visit last year, we will be returning to Lymington Sea Water Baths on Saturday 3rd September 2022. More details will follow in due course - SAVE THE DATE!!

Dave Lowther

A big shout out to Allie and Matthew who will be travelling up to Sheffield to compete at the British Summer Championships 2022!! Matthew will be first up on Sunday in the 200m Butterfly, with Allie competing on Tuesday in the 50 and again on Thursday in the 100m Butterfly. Good luck both of you, have fun and enjoy the experience!! A further shout out to Emily who will also be travelling to Ponds Forge in August for the Swim England National Summer Meet. Emily will be swimming the 200m...

Dave Lowther

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Club Info

Report from Coach Ellie: It was my absolute pleasure to have the opportunity to coach the City of Southampton Swimming Team consisting of 36 swimmers from over the different squads at the Development meet held at Winchester pool on 26th June, 2nd & 3rd July. Not forgetting to mention with the help of Team Managers Kelly and Tash and new to the team Coach Brooke who were all fabulous – Thank you! For some of our swimmers this was their first competition and as I told them, as a swimmer...

James MacTavish

Hampshire ASA saw a venue shift to the brand new facilities at Winchester Sports Park for the 2022 County Masters Championships - a more central location for many local outfits, but untested when it came to the varied requirements for such a broad age-range. A touch of trial and error required, but thankfully, the event did not dissappoint in either atmosphere or race performance...it is rare we see British records set at local event level, but a fiesty 50m Breaststroke from Basingstoke Bluefins Martin Bennell (45-49yrs) saw the needed dip...

Dave Lowther

Congratulations to Emily, Kyleigh, Penny and Allie who will be competing in the Youth Champs (15 & Over) at the 2022 Swim England South East Regional Championships, we are very proud of you all!