News

27-Apr-2018

What a great day it was for all of the Newbury swimmers at Basingstoke last weekend. Well done to all of them. Below is the report that has appeared in the Newbury News, which is out now. You can also see it here - https://www.newburytoday.co.uk/gallery/sport/23980/winning-weekend-in-the-pool-for-newbury.html Sorry if anyone's medals were missed off but it is hard going through all the results with the Newbury News deadline looming. In future if your child has done particularly well at a gala please feel free to email me. I will need to know...

13-Apr-2018

Hi everyone   With the entry deadline for the Windsor meet approaching we thought it may be helpful to the parents of some of our new and younger swimmers to give an overview on how, why and what to do at galas.     Coaches Janet and Sam have produced a Gala Guide, which summarises everything you may need to know perfectly. You can find it by clicking here.   The deadline for entry to the Windsor meet is next Friday, April 20th, and it would be great to see...

12-Apr-2018

Hi everyone For those taking part in the Basingstoke meet, this Sunday and next Sunday, please see the notes below. This is a non-spectator meet so it is important that you make your swimmer aware of the 'rules' and also ensure they have enough food/drink/clothing to last them throughout the day. The last time we were there swimmers did complain it was quite cold so please make sure they take some warm clothes for in between swims. Also, just to highlight that (subject to the technology working) some races could...

21-Mar-2018

Well done to everyone who took part in Saturday's snowy Thames Valley Junior League gala. It was another great performance from all the young swimmers and another fourth place finish for Newbury. The third and final round will now take place in Amersham on April 21. A team photo and small write up will be in Thursday's Newbury Weekly News again and on the website here - https://www.newburytoday.co.uk/news/sport/23724/fourth-place-finish-for-swimmers.html

17-Mar-2018

Good luck to all of our young swimmers who are taking part in the second round of the Thames Valley Junior League tonight. Newbury is hosting the event at Northcroft from 6.30pm so come along and cheer them on if you're around. If you want to see the results from the last round, you can click on the links below. https://www.tvjl.org.uk/#/2018Rounds   https://www.tvjl.org.uk/LeagueApp/la.php?document=times&Year=2018&Round=1&Gala=%22B%22+Gala   Good luck everyone!

23-Feb-2018

Well done to all of the young swimmers who took part in the first round of the Thames Valley Junior League at Bracknell last weekend. They are currently in fourth place and Newbury looks forward to hosting the next round in March. There is a lovely team photo in the NWN this week and on its website - https://www.newburytoday.co.uk/news/sport/23517/swimmers-are-off-to-a-solid-start.html Good luck in the next round Team Newbury!

30-Jan-2018

The club enjoyed a great final weekend at the recent County Championships in High Wycombe. A full report will be in Thursday's Newbury Weekly News and is currently on its website. You can read it by clicking here. There is also a photo gallery on the website. This year Newbury had 42 swimmers qualify for the competition across 229 events. A total of 29 swimmers reached finals, securing 10 golds, 20 silvers and 17 bronze medals. Well done to all the swimmers who took part and here's to more success...

If your child is taking part in the Swimathon this year please let me know and I will make sure the clubs swimmers all get a mention in the paper. You can reply to this email and can you let me know their name, age, school and when/where they are doing it. Thanks and good luck to anyone doing it. Sarah