Session Cancellations

Please find advanced notice of session cancellations in July due to Open Meets:

Saturday 14th July at 07:30-09:30am –¬†CANCELLED

Sunday 15th July at 16:00-18:00pm – CANCELLED

All other sessions will go ahead as planned

Thanks

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Summer Closure

Parents/Guardians/Swimmers,

Please make note of the following summer closures, which will take place in August:

Splash Pool Swimmers

All 30 minute Splash swimmers will be cancelled during August.

Swimmers on the hour session will be moved over to the main pool during August.

Please note, Lesley will be sending out written notice of the summer arrangements, closures, payments, etc. If you are in doubt, please speak to Lesley before the break.

Main Pool & (Splash – Hour Swimmers) Swimmers

Closed: Saturday 4th August – Sunday 12th August

All sessions in the main pool and splash pool will be cancelled.

Sessions will recommence on Monday 13th August 

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Closed: Thursday 23rd August – Saturday 1st September/Sunday 2nd September*

Sessions will recommence on Sunday 2nd September (All Splash Squads)

Sessions will recommence on Monday 3rd September (Main Squad)

Sessions will recommence on Tuesday 4th September (Development Squad)

If you’re not sure, please ask one of the coaches after the session!

Thanks

Regional Success…

Well done to Alicia Bull, Eja Coe, James Wright and Lewis Brown after their performances at the East Midlands Age Group Championships, which were held at Corby International Pool last weekend.

Alicia qualified for the 50m Breaststroke earlier in the year at the County Championships, and it was the first time she had qualified for the Regionals. It’s always a daunting prospect to compete at the next level for the first time, but a quality skill driven race resulted in a LCM pb.

Eja was also a first time qualifier, and after her recent performances at open meets, she accumulated fourteen qualifying times. Outstanding performances in the 200m & 400m Individual Medley taking a podium place with 2 silver medals.

Lewis attended his third Regional’s last weekend and raced well under pressure finishing with some respectable placings. A total of seven qualifying times, and numerous pb’s with quality racing throughout the event.

It was James second time at the East Midland Championships. This season he achieved eight qualification times, and made the 50 breast final. This is the first time James had achieved a finals place at Regional level, and he went into the race in third place. A quality process race resulted in a bronze medal finish.

Well done to all of our swimmers on the home and DX programme.

#HardWorkConquersEverything #TeamIlkeston #DerbyshirePathway

Starts & Turn Clinics

Main & Development Squad

Don’t forget to book your place on our Start & Turn Clinics!

Please check your emails for the details, and if you would like a form to be re-sent, please contact me directly. A list of swimmers that have enrolled will be published in due course. Act fast to secure your place as the first clinic will be held on Saturday 14th April!

Rob