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Sarah Sheehan

We have opportunities for parents and swimmers (16+) to join two courses: Swim England Level 2 coaches course and Swim England Level 1 Assistant Coach course. Read on for more details, but if you are interested please email admin@leanderswim.com and ian.thomas@leanderswim.com - or speak to Ian for more information. Swim England Level 2 coaches course. Dates: (you must attend all) APRIL 21, 22, 23, 28, 29, 30; MAY 5, 6, 7, 12. Plus assessment: JUNE 26. Times: 6-9pm at Ernest Bevin You will be required to put together a coaching...

Sarah Sheehan

We are currently running trials for Leander Swimming Club. Leander Swimming Club offers training for competitive squad swimmers who have reached a certain level. To apply for a trial for squads please complete this form. Do not complete this if you are interested in swimming lessons. Please refer to Leander Academy if that is the case. If you have any questions, please email admin@leanderswim.com The list for Leander Academy is currently closed. Leander Academy offers swimming lessons for Stage 1-6 and Pre-Squad (ages 4-9). Please check back here as we...

Sarah Sheehan

We have tried a couple of different options for classroom sessions since the beginning of this swim season to see what would work best. Unfortunately the attendance has been generally poor. As a result, we are removing the monthly classroom sessions from the timetable, and instead will run them less frequently next term, with advance notice so you can get the dates in the diary. As a result, there will be no classroom sessions on the firset Tuesday of the monthg for the 11s and 12s or the first Thursday...

Sarah Sheehan

Dear All, It has been a pleasure to be the head coach of the first Leander international swim camp to Calella, Spain. Thanks to our team mangers who took care of the well being of our swimmers 24/6. Caroline, who is always keen to listen the swimmers and on top of the weather forecast. Ian, who created a real hiking marathon into Barcelona, unfortunately Dora read the map upside down. If you want to play beach volley with him, be aware, you will not be allowed to draw the limits...

Marcus Brown

If you would like to become a lifeguard or teacher with Leander then we often have opportunities for these positions within Academy, preferably for swimmers who are 16yrs or older. We also have opportunities for DofE volunteers Teachers/ Lifeguards Teachers will need to complete a teaching course with STA or Swim England Lifeguards will need to complete an RLSS course - the National Pool Lifeguard Qualification. All courses will take a week and will often run during school holidays. Both positions are well paid and teachers that are with us...

Annemarie Munk

We are very excited to be able to host one of the greatest coaching minds in sports at the end of this month. Wayne Goldsmith is no stranger to the swimming community but has worked with multiple high-performance teams across a variety of sports over the past 20 years. Currently, in Ireland working with the IRFU, amongst others, Wayne has just given this interview with the Irish Examiner, “Fortnite is not the enemy - outdated coaching is” which will give you a flavour about his mindset towards modern coaching. While...

Ian Thomas

Congratulations to Sonny & Issy on their selection for the 2019 London Region Open Water Development Camp. Both were National Finalists in 2018. Great work!