Watford Swimming Club SOS Manager

Wednesday, 18 October 2017 18:36

Watford Swimming Club in Hertfordshire is looking for a Manager to run their School of Swimming.

Watford Swimming Club is a growing club with over 170 members, plus a 430 strong School of Swim, and its performance continues to strengthen. This role is responsible for managing the administration and teaching lessons for our very successful swimming school based out of Rickmansworth School, operating six days per week, including weekends during term time.

This is a part-time permanent position and the role includes supervision of the swimming teachers poolside sixteen hours per week, as well as the administration associated with running a swim school.

Full details are available here

National Inter-Counties 2017

Wednesday, 18 October 2017 18:26

Inter counties 2017 The Hertfordshire ASA National Inter County team travelled to Sheffield on Saturday 7th October for the Swim England County Team Championships 2017 after a team training session at Westminster Lodge. The team were in good voice on the three-hour journey up, entertaining the adults with their enthusiastic if sometimes out of time and tune singing!

On Sunday the team made their way to Ponds Forge for the competition. Team Captains Laura Copping and James Woodward had been entrusted with the obligatory face paint, and a blue and white stripe, dot and handprint extravaganza ensued in the topmost corner of the stands as the team readied themselves for action with a healthy dose of fun.

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Ian Mackenzie - Harold Fern Award

Wednesday, 18 October 2017 18:24

Congratulations to Ian Mackenzie who was presented with the Harold Fern Award on Saturday at the Amateur Swimming Association Annual Dinner after the Annual Council Meeting. The Harold Fern Award is an annual award presented by the governing body of swimming in England.

The award is given to the individual or organisation making the most outstanding contribution to aquatics at club, regional, national or international level.

Watford Swimming Club Coaching Vacancy

Thursday, 12 October 2017 16:37

Watford Swimming Club in Hertfordshire is looking for a new Junior Competitive Squad Coach to plan and deliver a high standard of coaching in line with the Head Coach’s vision. We are looking for a coach who can motivate and inspire competitive swimmers. There is an emphasis on skills, technique and delivery of progressive sessions.

The squad includes County and Regional swimmers aged between 12 and 14 and training sessions take place across three pools in Watford and Rickmansworth.

Full details are available in our downloads section.


Synchronised Swimming Combo Cup 2017

Friday, 06 October 2017 13:58

During the last 12 months the world of synchronised swimming, has seen a lot of changes - one of them being the addition of the Combo Cup. This is a new national competition, open to all clubs in the UK, and applicable to various different age groups - split into two divisions to accommodate those clubs with swimmers who have achieved higher skill grades, of grade 3 or above, and a division specifically for those clubs with swimmers at Grades 21 or 2 and below.

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Success for Aqualina Synchronised Swimming Club on the national stage

Friday, 06 October 2017 13:42

Congratulations to the athletes and the head coach of Aqualina Synchronised Swimming Club on their fantastic success at the new, national competition, the Combo Cup, in September. All the athletes from Aqualina took part in the competition, many for the first time at national level. The two Aqualina teams, in the 13-18yrs category, won the gold and silver medals, and the Under 12 team came 12th out of 21 teams.
Aqualina Success

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