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Gail Chilton 13-Nov-2018

Trophies won during the Winter Club Champs will be distributed at the Dulwich Dolphins New Year Party on Saturday 5th January 2019. There are some events that we still do not have trophies for so if anyone would like to donate a cup then please get in touch with Lizzie, the Club's Trophy Sec.  The highlighted events are the ones that we would love to have donated for the Winter Club Champs. GIRLS BOYS 50 BREAST 17+ 50 FREE 17+ 200 FREE 17+ 50 FLY 17+ 200 FLY 17+ 50 BACK 17+ 200 BREAST...

18-Sep-2018

Welcome back to the new season.  Please find below details of the Competitions planned this season for your reference and to ink into diaries!   Dulwich Dolphins Winter Events Programme – final Please see the events section of the Club website for further details of each evet and how to sign up your swimmer when the events open.  13th October  - Development Winter Club Champs JAGs pool – 4- 8pm Please note that a Parents briefing session for the season will take place during warm-up. 200 IM (selected Dolphins and...

29-Aug-2018

URGENT - Your input is needed!   Crystal Palace NSC public consultation engagement events re-start in just a few days time, from Friday 24th August!   Early feedback from the last round indicates the sporting footprint of the centre is likely to be reduced, with the scale of the stadium not widely supported to be retained as is.  So, now is the time to make clear what is your vision in detail for the whole centre: what sporting, aquatic, outdoor, indoor, community, event, educational, training, conference, and other facilities are needed to make a...

02-Jul-2018

A fantastic evening's racing last night ended this Summer's Club Champs.  Well done to all our swimmers, we're extremely proud of you and Ty professed himself delighted at the racing and the event staging.   We owe a huge thank you to Diane Gamble (President of London Swimming) who brought a crack team of senior officials along to help our own much valued officials to progress their training.  We now have 2 new J1s in our ranks and whole lot of progress made by our other officials.   The swimmers and Club are...

11-Jun-2018

Yesterday's Sprint Meet was only our Club's second ever external meet with a new team in charge.  We've heard lots of fantastic things from our own swimmers and parents and from visiting teams already.   We welcomed swimmers, from Beckenham, Thornton Heath, Southwark Aquatics and Leander and had a lot of exciting, fast paced and competitive racing - our own swimmers were magnificent.  Well done to all who raced.   Yes, a few things went wrong (where were those water jugs?  Why did the printer choose that day to print at the...

08-May-2018

This weekend saw Dulwich Dolphins Youth Swimmers (15+) come a fantastic 7th in the medals table at the London Swimming Summer Regional Championships. Winning 20 medals across races as diverse as the 400IM to the 50 breaststroke.  We had 2 swimmers in the top 2 in their age-groups and the racing saw our swimmers gain countless PBs. Almost more importantly, we had the largest number of swimmers ever quality to race and a wonderful set of performances as well as a great time had by all.   A fantastic start to...

23-Apr-2018

It was a great opportunity for the Southwark/Dulwich Dolphin paraswimmers to have a taste of competition before the London Youth Games in such a supportive environment at the recent Development Meet from all in the Dulwich Dolphins Club: officials, swimmers and their families. The swimmers enjoyed the experience of being part of the event for whom two of them it was their first time to have challenged themselves competitively and very emotional for our parents to see their children's efforts and be proud of what they can achieve. Thank you....

16-Jan-2018

An early start for the Surreys this year and it was the Boys 400m Freestyle that kicked proceeding off at SSP in Guildford. Dulwich Dolphins were well represented in this event and successfully so too. 12-year-old Peter Ash earned the Dolphins their first medal with a third-place finish in a time of 5:16.53 In the 13-year-old age group Christopher Chilton finished sixth overall in a time of 4:55.46 whilst Harvey Chapman Lennon came fourteenth (5:16.00) and Alex Ung finished twenty second with a new PB of 5:27.07. Sam Ridgely added...