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Swan Admin 20-May-2019

Great Yarmouth Development Gala Over 80 swimmers from across 8 squads attended the Sportspark at the weekend for the Great Yarmouth Development gala. During the warm up, Swan swimmers filled four lanes whilst all the remaining clubs had three lanes between them. One race (boys 50m Fly) had 11 Swan swimmers and one other boy from another club. It was a green hat take over! We started the night with the longest race, the 100m Individual Medley. All swimmers performed really well in this difficult race. Then we had the...

Swan Admin 18-May-2019

Fundraising Bag Pack 43 swimmers and parents took part in our Fundraising Event at Morrison's on Riverside today representing a variety of squads.  3 teams worked shifts between 10am and 5pm, packing bags at the till points and helping customers.  Everyone managed to stay smiling throughout and looked very smart in their club kit too. We managed to raise a grand total of £613.92! Well done to everyone who gave up their time to be involved, we hope to do this again near to Christmas.  A big Thank you to...

Swan Admin 17-May-2019

Norfolk ASA Open Water Swim Training 2019. Although sadly, no longer able to operate at Fritton Lake, we are pleased to inform you that Simon Edwards will be continuing with the open water swim coaching for Swim England Swimmers on Sunday mornings at Whitlingham Lake Outdoor Centre.  The aim of the training is to develop swimmers for Open Water swim competition.  The sessions will be on Sunday mornings with 6 coaching sessions plus opportunities for race practice with the aim to prepare and develop swimmers for the East Region Open...

Swan Admin 07-May-2019

Named Club Hats We are placing a named club hat order. If your child would like a named club hat you can order on the website, under the "Events" tab. (There is a separate order for Learn to Swim swimmers and Squad Swimmers, so please select the correct one) The hats will have the club logo and your swimmers name printed in white, on a dark green metallic, silicone swim hat. As these are personalised and custom made to order items, no returns are accepted. Order deadline is Midnight on...

Swan Admin 06-May-2019

Swan Summer Swim Courses Booking is open now for our Summer Holiday Learn to Swim Courses .  These are suitable for children aged 4 years and over. The intensive courses are an ideal opportunity for children to top up their skills or start learning to swim during the school holidays in a fun and safe environment. Lessons cost £32 for a 5 day course of 30 min lessons. This summer holiday we will be running Learn to Swim courses at Heartsease Primary Academy , Drayton Junior Shool and Colman Junior...

Swan Admin 05-May-2019

Norwich Swan SC & West Norfolk SC Joint L2 Boudicca Open Meet 13th & 14th July 2019 NSSC & WNSC will be hosting a Level 2 Open meet at the Sportspark in Norwich over the weekend of 13th & 14th July 2019. This meet is an opportunity for Winter Regional & National qualification and will be well supported by local clubs as well as by our own swimmers and those from West Norfolk too. As always your support is much appreciated and key to the success of the club and...

Swan Admin 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,...

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...

James Salmon 30-Mar-2019

Swan Open Meet Gala Report - Day 1 The first day of the Swan Meet went quickly in all senses of the word! All of the swimmers showed huge progress from our previous meets. This is what we are looking for at every gala, progress.  Progress in skills, progress in execution, progress in mindset, progress in confidence and when all these things come together the times take care of themselves! Across the squads, I can see the transfer from the training pool to the racing pool.  Sometimes things don’t quite...