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We are pleased to announce our new Club Captains: Senior Captains - Ollie Kettle and Freya McCauley-Wright Junior Captains - Holly Shepard and Madeleine Fard Congratulations to you all and great to see you in the new club hats. If any swimmers would like to purchase the new hats, they are £6 each and availble from Gemma our Membership Secretary - [email protected]

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Level 4 short course meet As you may be aware we have had our licence granted for our level 4 meet in July. In order to get the licence granted we have to follow Swim England’s CV-19 guidance and National Government guidance for indoor activity so there are some differences to previous meets. Timetable: The meet will be run over 4 days and two weekends, 2 & 4 July and 9 & 11 July. The full meet program can be found on this link. Target squads: Potential 1, Potential 2,...

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If you are under 18 and would like to try out for one of our squads - we are running a free trial on Wednesday 4 June at 2pm to 3pm. We have a full range of squads to suit all ages and abilities. All our coaches are qualfied and we train mainly at the Mlountbatten Leisure Centre pool. Don't worry if you are not fully fit or haven't swum for a while - we are here to get you swim fit again and competing if you want to race....

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We are thrilled to announce the following two initiatives: Advanced Swimming Sessions for amateur triathletes or open water swimmers who wish to improve their technique and endurance. These sessions will be run on Thursdays from 7:00am to 8:00am. Satellite Programme - this is an opportunity for any regional/national swimmers over 15 years old from all the local clubs to join our Senior Performance / National squad on Saturday mornings, along with their coaches, in a Covid-19 safe manner. This is an initiative similar to what other big programmes, such as...

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Our Crowdfunder campaign ended on 21 April and we raised an incredible £22,100. Thank you so much to everyone that supported us - from the 'March Fish Out of Water Challenges' to local business support and generous donations from our members, family and friends and Sport England support - we would like to thank each and everyone of you for your incredible support. The following business have generously supported us and our now Club Sponsors: Comserv UK Portsmouth Aviation Castle Light Photography Thank you to everyone that donated Rewards (prizes)...

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We offer a learn to swim programme for children of 3 years and up, keeping Portsmouth children fit, healthy and safe. Portsmouth Northsea Learn to Swim follows the National Plan for Teaching Swimming and is delivered by fully qualified teachers and coaches. All lessons are delivered with fun and follow the 10 stages of swimming, with certificates and badges to ensure children are rewarded for developing new skills. The programme delivers a multiskill approach to swimming which gives children all the skills required to follow any of the aquatic disciplines,...

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Strength & Conditioning Course - Following Goverment Guidelines For Outdoor Actvities Dates: 7,8 & 9 April Times: Group 1 - 1000 - 1100 Group 2 - 1100 - 1200 Venue: Cockleshell Community Sports Club, Eastney Suitable for all swimmers aged 10+ Price for 3 x 1 hour sessions: PNSC Swimmers - £20 Non PNSC Members - £25 Programme Objectives: Prepare the body for swimming activity post lockdown Aid safe return to swimmming, reduce chance of injury Aerobic conditioning Learn to control movement patterns Sessions will include aerobic work and whole...

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If you are or know any good swimmers that might like to join the club - then please pass on a link to this news article. We will be hosting the following swimming trials at the Mountbatten Centre: Friday, 16 April 2021 - 2.30pm to 3.30pm Saturday 17 April 2021 - 10.00am to 11.00am We can only offer these trials to under 18's at the moment due to COVID restrictions, but we plan to host trials for over 18's from 17 May onwards. For more information please contact: [email protected]

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Limited Edition #Keep Portsmouth Swimming Junior T-Shirts are availabe to order via our Crowdfunder page. This one off design in 100% cotton, comes in navy blue and has been especially commissioned to celebrate our return to swimming, support our fundraising efforts and to help us reach our targets. Don't miss out - order yours now! Junior t-shirts can be ordered in a range of sizes. We will double check all sizing with you before we distribute the t-shirts. Select size after you have selected your Reward on the Crowdfunder page....

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Junior Competitive Squad member - Ashley set himself the challenge of rollerblading 32.4 miles and he has completed his challenge! Great effort as that is a long way to roller blade. Keep your challenge updates coming, you can email [email protected] with video and photo updates and we will publish as many as we can. We've had some amazing challenges that have really pushed our swimmers, coaches and parents! Only 6 days left of this current fundraising to go and we are currently on target to reach £20,000 and this will...