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Abby Chapman 24-Apr-2019

Swan Club Towels We are placing an order with a local supplier for personalised Swan Towels again. The towels will have the Club Logo and your Swimmers Name embroidered in white on a dark green towel.  They will be delivered before the start of Club Championships. Size 100cm x 150cm - bath sheet 550GSM thick pile, 100% cotton Club logo and swimmers name embroidered Delivered in time for Club Champs and the new season, so ideal as a gift. Order deadline is Midnight on 29th April.  Please go to the...

Abby Chapman 17-Apr-2019

Club Kit Order Collection The kit order from Zeon has arrived and is ready to be collected. Helen Smith will be at the following locations for distribution of the orders: Wednesday 17th April - Sportspark layby outside reception 5:45-6pm and again at 8:15pm Thursday 18th April - Hewett pool carpark 7.15pm and at 8.45pm (will stay 10 mins) Tuesday 23rd April - Hewett dance studio on 6:45-7pm & the pool at 9:15pm Thursday 25th April - Hewett pool 7:15-8:45pm Friday 26th April - Riverside 5:45-6pm and again at 8:15pm Prompt...

Abby Chapman 13-Apr-2019

Swan Sponsored Swim 2019 Yesterday, we all headed to the Hewett for our annual sponsored swim. Everybody was trying to raise vital funds for our club. Swimmers had 4 hours to swim as far as they could split into two groups over the day. The morning session was for swimmers in our Learn to Swim group along with Cygnet, Challenge and Club Development swimmers. We were ready to go at 8.00am! Our youngest swimmers (Cecelia, Isabelle and Isla, all age 5) swam distances of 400m and 200m. Swimmers from Cygnet,...

Abby Chapman 11-Apr-2019

Easter Swim Clinics - CA, CS, CY Squads Firstly a big thank you from Nikki to : Ollie Arnup, Rebekah Butler, Evie Jones, Jess Hopkins and Abi Staff for being great Team Leaders all week. Monday - Was all about visualisation and race preparation. Tuesday - Communication and how it can be interpreted. In teams we had objects to draw on each other’s back in a line resulting in the front person creating that drawing that had been passed through the team on a piece of paper! Wednesday was Teamwork,...

Abby Chapman 08-Apr-2019

Norwich Swan Sponsored Swim 2019 - Fundraising Once again, we are running our annual sponsored swim over the Easter holidays. This is a great opportunity to raise money for your swimming club. The money you collect this year will go towards Norwich Swan Club Funds which are used for essential equipment and special events and to subsidise activities for the swimmers. How can you help?   download a sponsor form and collect off-line donations donate on-line through our GoFundMe campaign https://www.gofundme.com/norwich-swan-swimming-club-fundraising copy and paste the GoFundMe link gf.me/u/r2rzd3 to share on...

James Salmon 08-Apr-2019

Norwich Swan Sponsored Swim 2019 Once again, we are running our annual sponsored swim over the Easter holidays. This is a great opportunity to raise money for your swimming club. This can also help you pass some of the distance swims for your stage 8, 9 and 10 badges. Please go to the events section of the website to enter. ***PLEASE GO TO THE EVENTS TAB TO SIGN UP FOR THE SPONSORED SWIM*** The details This year the events will be run in the first week of the Easter holidays...

Abby Chapman 08-Apr-2019

Easter Swim Clinics This week sees lots of the Swimmers attending the Easter Swim Clinics being run at Hewett pool.  An early start for PA and PY who are preparing for Regionals saw them in the pool at 8am.  CA, CS and CY have been doing skills training ready to take back to their training after Easter. This involved technique work, teamwork on the field, visualisation and relaxation in the gym. DA and Challenge have been working on their strokes and technique.  

Abby Chapman 06-Apr-2019

Norfolk ASA Junior Inter Club Gala This Saturday a team of 24 swimmers aged 9-12 years old represented Norwich Swan at the Norfolk Junior Inter Club competition. The 8 Norfolk clubs competed head to head. The Swan swimmers produced strong performances throughout meet. Individual wins came from Sophie Harris (10yrs 50 fly) Menuka Jayakody (12yrs 50 Back) and a team win came from the 10yr old Mixed I.M Relay - Sienna Gilman/James Clarke/Evan Bedford/Jessica Greengrass. Well done to all that competed and represented the club so well. Swan finished in...

James Salmon 01-Apr-2019

Swan Water Bottles 750ml capacity choice of lid - sports cap (right image) or valve (left image) swan branded, clear so you can see the contents space to write swimmers name £5 each, cash only please. If you wish to purchase one please email your request  Someone will be in touch to arrange where you can collect from.  

Abby Chapman 31-Mar-2019

Swan Open Meet Gala Report - Day 2 Day two of the Norwich Swan Open Meet, produced more strong performances from the Swan team. Some of the best swimmers of the day came in the Women’s 100 Breast: A string of impressive swimmers. I was especially impressed by the u/w control. All Squads have worked very hard in preparation for this meet. I am really pleased with the progress throughout the squads. We need to ensure that we are working in training to make sure that we can execute these...