Welcome to Watford Swimming Club

Watford Swimming Club is a premier performance driven club based in Hertfordshire. The club runs Development, Junior, Club, Performance, Masters and Open Water Squads coached by a dynamic team of experienced coaches lead by Head Coach Jamie Irvine

The club competes in the prestigious London Premier Division of The National Arena Swimming League, Division One of the Hertfordshire Major League and the Local Peanuts League. Swimmers of Watford compete on a regular basis at National, Regional and County levels and also take part in local galas held throughout Hertfordshire and beyond. We also hold 3 annual galas at our home pool at Woodside Leisure Centre in Watford. 

The club trains at 25m and 50m pools within the local area including Watford Woodside, Watford Central, William Penn, Northwood College, St Margarets, St Helens and Luton.


Latest News

Head coach reveals exciting changes to training programme

It’s been a busy few months for Watford Swimming Club’s new Head Coach Jamie Irvine. Along with new Assistant Head Coach Tom Sullivan, Jamie...

By John Cowie

Local swimmers bring home the medals from regional championships

27 swimmers from Watford Swimming Club returned from the 2023 East Region Long Course Championships with a host of medals and personal best times....

By John Cowie

Swim England Hertfordshire award for Watford Swimming Club coach

A dedicated coach who has inspired thousands of swimmers has been recognised for her outstanding service to the sport. Josie Hoare, who is Watford...

By John Cowie

Intense night of action kicks-off Herts Major League

Intense night of action kicks-off Herts Major League A night of high tension witnessed Watford Swimming Club kick-off their season in Division One of...

By John Cowie

Watford Swimming Club make a big splash at County Championships

An impressive 62 swimmers from Watford headed to the 2023 Swim England Hertfordshire County Championships in Borehamwood returning with an impressive stash of medals....

By John Cowie

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