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Catherine Ferguson

The Woking Surrey Masters Squad were out in full force for the Surrey Masters County Championships, held at SSP over the weekend of 25th/26th June. Following the spectacular results at Nationals in Mid-June, the squad were determined to make their mark at County level and did not disappoint. The Masters event are a fabulous opportunity for swimmers of all ages to compete. The championships saw swimmers from 18 year olds to the 91 year old infamous multiple World Record, Jane Asher, still flying off the blocks and smashing the events....

Catherine Ferguson

What an incredible three-day Masters National Championships for our WSC Masters squad! The Masters Nationals is the main event in the domestic Masters swimming calendar and was held from 17-19 June 2022 in Aberdeen. A total of three European Records and 7 British Records fell to this impressive group of Masters swimmers: The mixed relay team of Jennie Clarke, Michelle Ware, Mike Hodgson and David Bryant broke both the 4 x 100 mixed medley relay on Friday in a spectacular time of 4:36.62 and then came back to the pool...

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Our latest King of the Pool (KOTP) event took place on Sunday 29th May for the younger swimmers in Bronze Development and Senior Academy. A big well done goes to all of our swimmers and congratulations to the overall KOTP winners from each squad who are shown below: Bronze Development 50 Free - Ava Theodorou (10) 50 Back - Logan Pollock (9) 50 Breast - Ava Theodorou (10) 25 Fly - Ailsa Wotherspoon (9) Senior Academy 50 Free - Jed Larwood (9) 50 Back - Erin Morrison (10) 50 Breast...

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Arena Junior League 2021, provided our junior swimmers with an opportunity to race during lockdown, however, due to the pandemic we could only race 'in-house'. This year we have been able to compete in the Junior League again, but had some great competition which created an amazing atmosphere for fast swimming. Round 1 we were up against Elmbridge Phoenix, Kingston Royals and Epsom District. The events contained individual swims and mixed relays in the 9/10, 11, 12 year age groups. For some of our junior swimmers it was their first...

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Lead Coach Seb Leather thought it was a great night of racing with a positive and buzzing atmosphere from all the swimmers, regardless of the experience level. It was the first team gala for many of the junior swimmers involved therefore helping them understand more about swimming galas and Woking Swimming Club. The coach ride there and back provided a great opportunity for our junior swimmers to get excited and be coherent as a team and so many of the swimmers also got to meet other swimmers from different squads...

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Woking Swimming Club's Learn2Swim team are looking for enthusiastic and organised Level 2 Swimming Teachers to teach children of all abilities at our swim school in Woking, Surrey - developing swimming skills, technique and confidence in the water. Vacancies from September 2022 at Goldsworth Primary School - Term Time: • Monday 5pm – 7pm • Wednesday 5pm – 7pm • Saturday 8am – 10am • Saturday 10am – 12pm A detailed job description, listing all the skills and qualifications required, is shown below: LEVEL 2 SWIMMING TEACHER VACANCY

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Woking Swimming Club and the Coaching Staff would like to congratulate the below swimmers for achieving a national standard for season 2021/22 inside the National Window. The British Summer Championship will be held at Ponds Forge, Sheffield, from 22nd-28th of July and the English Summer Championship at Ponds Forge, Sheffield, from 5th-9th of August. British National Summer Championship (Top 24 in Great Britain) Ben Howell - 17yrs 50m Butterfly Joshua Thompson - 18yrs 100m Breaststroke Hendrik van der Leest - 18yrs 50m, 100m, 200m Freestyle; 100m, 200m Backstroke; 100m, 200m...

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Regionals entered its final stage this weekend with the 2nd weekend of the South East Age Group Championships 2022 for the 14 and under age group. Again, it was K2 hosting the competition with an action packed weekend for Woking SC. Day 1 The day started with the boys 800 free, Ryan Turner (12) set the tone with a strong swim holding off tough competition. Neck and neck with his closest competitor for almost 10 mins to show a gutsy finish for a 10.47 sec PB and a Silver Medal...

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New Members' Trials Night Date: Tuesday 28th June 2022 Venue: Teaching Pool at Woking Pool in the Park Age range: Children born between January 2013 and December 2016 (view options for other ages) Our upcoming Trials Night is for children who are interested in competitive swimming and is used to offer places in our swim squads for the Autumn Term - register here. Click here for more details and to find out how to reserve a time slot We would also love to hear from any swimmers that already have...

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Weekend two of the South East Regional Championships which was for swimmers in the Youth category (15 years and over) at the High Wycombe Leisure Centre. Woking Swimming Club had 13 swimmers in attendance and all turned up ready to go with a strong effort throughout the weekend. For half of the swimmers it was their first regional level meet and a great learning experience for them all. Many of them were aiming to post fast times to get into the national rankings for the Summer British and English Championships,...