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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....

PNSC Committee

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...

PNSC Committee

Tonight we have launched our exclusive and limited edition #KeepPortsmouthSwimming hats and t-shirts. All proceeds will go towards our fundraising CrowdFunder target. To order yours - head to the Rewards Section of our CrowdFunder Page. A range of sizes for men, women and juniors are available for the navy blue t-shirts. Swimming hats are one size :-) Thank you again for all your amazing support and fingers crossed we make it to our £20,000 target. All items will be delivered following our return to swimming. T-shirt details: Fabric 100% Cotton.

PNSC Committee

We've had some rather good news, that we wanted to share with you. Due to your incredible support, in the last few days we reached 25% of our CrowdFunder target, when this happened our application to Sport England's Return to Play - Active Together fund was triggered and they have awarded us a pledge of £8000. This amount has been added to our pot and our total has shot up to just over £14,000! These CrowdFunder campaigns are short and sharp and if we are successful in reaching our £20,000...

Portsmouth Northsea Committee

With the incredible support of the members of PNSC and local community, in just over a week we have raised an incredible £4000. There is still a long way to go to get to our target amount of £20,000, but we are making great progress. Thank you to everyone that has taken up fund raising challenges, pledged money and donated rewards. The rewards part of Crowdfunder is a tried and tested method, whereby rewards are offered in return for pledges. Some can be bought out right and others are run...

Portsmouth Northsea Committee

We've had an incredible first weekend of fundraising and it's great to see so much support for the Club. The March Fish Out of Water Challenges are flying in, we've been featured in the Portsmouth News and mentioned on Wave 10 radio! Some of our amazing March fundraising challenges include: Coaches Challenges 124km walk 3000 burpees (see photo!) Run all the way around Portsea Island (half marathon) 500 press ups, 500 sit ups and 500 squats Swimmer Challenges: 400km cycle 25km sea swim Ben Nevis climb - 4,413 feet (5...

Portsmouth Northsea Committee

Crowdunding Launched Today Please visit https://www.crowdfunder.co.uk/keep-portsmouth-swimming to see our campaign and help us to spread the word! During lock down our 250 swimmers aged from 7 to 74 have managed to keep training in their homes, gardens and during their outdoor daily exercise - but it has not been easy. With our pools shut for many months we have been hit hard mentally, physically and financially by the pandemic. Our amazing coaches and volunteers have worked hard to keep our swimmers physically and mentally fit and now we need to...

PNSC Committee

Pancake Day Competition 16 February 2021 GET PNSC FLIPPING! On Pancake Day video the number of pancake flips you can achieve without your pancake hitting the floor (or ceiling). Please wear your PNSC top and have an adult present! Once you’ve flipped, layer up your pancakes with some healthy ingredients – take another picture and send them in. Prizes will be awarded for most flips and most beautifully presented pancakes. Email your video or photo entries to [email protected] (please try to keep file sizes to under 10MB) Pancake Recipe 100g...

PNSC Committee

If you interested in volunteering for the club and learning new skills, there are several online training opportunities that you can do over the next few months. Technical Officials – Timekeeper and Judge Level 1 theory The club is always in need of new officials to enable our own Level 4 meets and club championships to run, as well as Level 1-3 Open Meets. It’s a great way to learn more about technical swimming and you get a poolside ‘seat’ and refreshments and lunch (nearly) every time! Timekeeping and Judge...

Adam Parfitt

The British Swimming Championships are the pinnacle of the domestic racing calendar and act as the selection meet for International Summer competition. This year’s Championships double up as the Olympic Games qualifier and features the best swimmers from across Great Britain competing. PNSC are extremely proud to have had the following swimmers qualify for the event originally planned for 2020 but moved to a hopeful 2021. Some of these swimmers have now moved on from PNSC and we wish all of them the very best. 12 Seniors: Jamie Robertson, Neil...