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Coach.Ben Negus

COPS finished the final weekend of the Cambridgeshire County Champs with a flourish to see some outstanding performances, skills and learning take place. COPS had 7 representatives in the skins. 4 girls - Eve Wright, Amelia Monaghan, Beth Dennis and Olivia Lee and the girls ended up being the last 4 standing, eventually seeing Performance Squad swimmer, Eve Wright winning the skins title over team-mate, Beth Dennis. Our 3 boys, George Whiteman, Matthew Rothwell and Fabian Brudnicki did themselves proud too. Going in to the skins ranked 8th, 6th, 7th...

Coach.Ben Negus

COPS Coaching and committee would like you to join us in welcoming our new Performance Pathway Coach, Paul Stanley. Paul will begin his full-time role with COPS on Monday 13th January 2020. He will oversee the programme for the first week, and then take on coaching hands on the following week, as of the 20th January. We are very excited to have Paul join COPS. He has a racing and coaching pedigree in the West Midlands. He competed for Stafford Apex and Chase in his swimming career. He also gained...

Coach.Peter Brystow

The first Friday after Christmas saw swimmers from several Cambridgeshire clubs meet at Oundle School Swimming Pool to join together for a fantastic camp. The day saw the young swimmers participate in two pool sessions, one focused on building a strong base to the stroke with an effective kick, and the second session working towards increasing stroke efficiency. In between the pool sessions, the swimmers were also lucky enough to have an educational session on nutrition. They learnt about how a well balanced diet can improve training performance, the best...

Coach.Ben Negus

COPS will be hosting a SwimEngland Team Manager 1 course for FREE for any of its parent members or members 16yrs+ that wish help support the coaching team on deck during galas and open meets. The event will be run on Saturday 29th February 2020 at the Regional Pool at 3-6pm, just before the Mini Meet Round 2 starts. This is the first step in learning the basic practise of managing a team on deck at galas and is essential to ensure that our swimmers are safeguarded to the highest...

Coach.Ben Negus

COPS took a team of 10 athletes to SwimEngland Winter Nationals, on 5th to 8th December, which also included 6 relay teams too. The 10 athletes, included; Amelia Monaghan, Eve Wright, Beth Dennis, Kenzie Whyatt, Harriet Salisbury, Henry Pearce, Herbie Kinder, Myles Robinson-Young, Matthew Rothwell and Yasir Naimi Headline Results Beth Dennis wins National BRONZE in the womens 200m Breaststroke Amelia Monaghan makes 3 Open finals and finishes 4th in the 200m IM final Eve Wright finishes 5th in the Open 50m Backstroke final Womens 4x50m Medley relay of Eve...

Coach.Ben Negus

COPS competed in the East Region Winter Short Course Championships on the 1st -3rd December 2019 at Basildon and continued to show its strength in the regional, bot only with some of our regular faces, but with some new guard leading the way too. COPS finished with... 7 x GOLDS - Becky Burton, Amelia Monaghan, Eve Wright, Beth Dennis, Harriet Salisbury, Womens 4x50m Medley Relay - Eve Wright, Beth Dennis, Becky Burton, Amelia Monaghan 7 x SILVERS - Henry Pearce, Amelia Monaghan, Becky Burton, Eve Wright 6 x BROZNE -...

Coach.Peter Brystow

The East Region have released the qualifying times and schedule for the 2020 Long Course Championships. For more information please follow the below link - https://www.eastswimming.org/swimming/swimming-competitions/ This is the premier regional competition and should be the target for all swimmers in Performance, Age Group Performance, Competitive Plus and Junior Performance.

Coach.Peter Brystow

The Cambridgeshire County Championships times for 2020 have been released. Please remember that times must have been achieved in a licenced meet and age groups are as of 31st December 2020.

Coach.Ben Negus

A new club champion policy for the 2019-2020 season can be found on the following link: https://uk.teamunify.com/team/ercpsc/page/newsletter/swimmers-info The document is titled COPS Club Championships Scoring System AGES as at end of year, 31.12.20

Coach.Ben Negus

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...