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Coach.Ben Negus 09-Jul-2019

Dear Team Member, Partner club, Huntingdon Pirhanhas is hosting a Team Manager Level 1 course on the 2nd September 2019.  We encourage any budding team managers to attend this event and gain their level 1 TM qualification Details can be found on the following link: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/aquatic-team-manager-1-workshop-huntingdon-tickets-63562759926

Coach.Rebecca Barsby 04-Jul-2019

Summer Shut-Down There will be changes to the sessions leading up to the summer break. The summer shut down will be Monday 12th August – Tuesday 27th August. Week commencing Monday 5th August will be a skeleton week of training:   Date Time Squads Monday 5th August 4-5.30pm A, B1, B2 5.30-6.30pm Development 1 & 2 6.30-8pm Youth & Masters Thursday 8th August 4-5.30pm A, B1, B2 5.30-6.30pm Development 1 & 2 6.30-8pm Youth & Masters Sunday 11th August 6-8pm All Squad Members – Fun Session Mini Squad’s last session...

Coach.Ben Negus 06-Jun-2019

It is with sadness that we have to inform you that Rebecca Barsby will be leaving us as Performance Pathway Coach after the end of this season. Rebecca will leave us after the last week of training in August 2019, for pastures new in the hotel trade. Rebecca joined COPS in August 2017, fresh from her role working as a coach at Nova Centurion and had an immediate impact with our swimming developing stroke skills and growing the swim squads. In her 2 years she’s overseen the Development and Age-group...

Coach.Ben Negus 21-May-2019

Does your son/daughter enjoy their learn-to-swim lessons? Have they pased stage 6 or higher? If so, why not try a free trial at COPS and see whats its like to be part of a great friendly team, one of the most successful and professional clubs in Peterborough.

Coach.Ben Negus 17-May-2019

City of Peterborough Swimming Club Summer Training Time – Table 2019 Swim squads training time-table will remain as normal up until Thursday 1st August 2019. Please observe the following changes. • Saturday 27th July 2019 will be the last Oundle swim session available for A squad and national qualifiers. • Mini Squads last training session will be Thursday 1st August 2019. • Development, Youth, Masters, B and A Squad’s will training as normal up to Monday 5th August 2019. Between the 5th - 11th August 2019 the following sessions are...

Coach.Ben Negus 11-May-2019

COPS Youth swimmers (15yrs+) pulled off another great weekend of racing at the East Region Youth Championships finishing 2nd overall top team, highest medal to member ratio and an East Region Record. We came away from the meet with 12 Gold medals, 14 Silver medals, 12 Bronze medals and 81 final appearances, with a potential 7 relay teams qualified for British Summer National Championships. Most improved performance came from Fabien Brudnicki who, after making 1 final last year, made 8 finals this year and moed closer to the podium with...

Coach.Ben Negus 23-Apr-2019

BRITISH SENIOR CHAMPIONSHIPS/WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP TRIALS 2019 REPORT Possibly the toughest of 7 days for the team and I had to endure in a long time, but still lots to come away with and plenty to move forward with and be proud of.  2 of the 8 COPS A Squad members competing, Eve Wright and Herbie Kinder, had a fantastic meet, with PB’s galore, which culminated in Eve making her first British Championships final, finishing 4th in the Junior Final.  There were huge positives to be found. Tom Wiggins 50m Br...

Coach.Ben Negus 05-Apr-2019

The SwimEngland Open Water National Championships 2019 entry standards can be found on the following link: /ercpsc/UserFiles/Image/QuickUpload/2019-swim-england-open-water-age-group-event-conditions_041778.pdf

22-Nov-2018

COPS sent a team of 28 swimmers to the East Region Winter Short Course Championships and came away with some stunning performances, winning TOP TEAM AWARD! Cops finished top for the medal table with 14 Gold, 8 Silver and 7 Bronze medals! The team also earned 5 medals in the relays, with the girls winning GOLD all three of the open relays and the boys winning silver and bronze in the 4x100m Medley and Fr relaysrespectively. Congratulations to all our athletes who took part and stood out to make the club the...

18-Jul-2018

Congratulations to Jamie Scholes on achieving his first Great Britain cap representing British Swimming in the LEN European Junior Open Water Championships in Malta. Jamie raced in the 10km marathon race and finished 21st, 2nd Brit in only his 2nd 10km race. This is an excellent result consider Jamie's inexperience, and has given him an excellent education in world class open water racing to stand him in good sted for the future. Jamie only turned his talents to open water this time last year and made an immediate impact winning national...