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Matt Boreham

29/30 Jan Session 3 Session 4 Session 5 Swims 35 29 27 PBs 28 15 22 Regional Times 10 6 8 Finals 14 12 9 Reserves 4 0 2 Gold 3 0 1 Silver 3 2 4 Bronze 3 4 4

Matt Boreham

A journey to Winter Nationals: A Swimmer's Perspective My journey started months ago prior to the summer of 2021 when I set myself the target of qualifying for the 2021 winter National short course championships in Breaststroke. I had realised that due to Covid and other factors I needed to focus on a number of areas, mainly my Breaststroke technique, my aerobic base, and my strength & power. For this I used my pool time to work on my technique especially my timing with a fun drill called the moose...

Matt Boreham

Coach Report: Newmarket Meet 4th & 5th December Nineteen swimmers across the club competed at Newmarket over the weekend, completing 95 swims in total and achieving an incredible 75% new PBs. Spectators were allowed to watch on the Saturday and technical difficulties with the live stream for both days. The swimmers behaved exceptionally in the sports hall and on the poolside, and seemed to have a good time except for the low temperature of the hall and the lighting on poolside. We started the weekend extremely strong with the swimmers...

Matt Boreham

It has been a week since swimming clubs in Suffolk competed at the Development Meet in Ipswich. I still haven’t recovered from the incredible swimming from all of our swimmers who raced, and the buzz that followed by all of the members in the club. There have been so many lovely comments from parents, swimmers and club officers. Neil Tolputt, our meet organiser said ‘ you were all amazing, great swims and supported each other across the whole weekend. You all did yourselves, your coaches and the club proud.’ A...

Matt Boreham

Date Meet Squads Invited 4th December Ipswich Novice Transition 1, Transition 2 & Skill Development 4th & 5th December Newmarket Meet Performance, Performance Development, Age Group Performance, S Club, J Club & Age Group Development 18th December Stowmarket Meet All squads Contact your squad coach or Pathway Head Coach for further information.

Kevin Hall

Calling all AGP Swimmers Well done to all who have swum in competitions recently. To enable parents to plan there are 3 competitions we are targeting until this season closes. Newmarket 4th & 5th December Stowmarket 18th December County Long Distance Meet at St Felix for 800 and 1500, 20th & 21st November Please note that Stowmarket is a 1 day event covering 50’s and 100’s only A request from Kevin please can you ensure that all AGP swimmers enter at least TWO 200 metre races at Newmarket. Thanks all...

Matt Boreham

I have been so impressed with what you have done since returning, and watching you work with your helpers. The swimmers are loving it, nothing but positivity from lots of parents. Happy and enthusiastic swimmers and great coaching team.

Nikki Hall

Orwell bridge incident please check travel before using the bridge. Currently saying closure in place to at least 4pm

Nikki Hall

All training still on tonight at both venues

Welcome to Deben Swimming Club

Deben Swimming Club is based in Woodbridge and caters for swimmers of all levels; from learn to swim to Suffolk CountyEast Region and National level. For more information on our club structure please click here

We are a non profit organisation managed by a Committee of dedicated volunteers. We have two paid employees; Head Coach Performance Pathway & Head Coach Development Pathway who are supported by qualified, experienced and DBS checked Teachers & Coaches, all of whom are volunteers.

The club is affiliated to Swim England and has been awarded “SwimMark” status recognising our level of excellence at every stage of the programme from learn to swim through to competitive swimming.

Swimmers in the club mainly come from around the Woodbridge area and neighbouring villages, and other areas across East Suffolk.  

 

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