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Whitchurch Wasps Swimming Club

 

Welcome to the Whitchurch Wasps Amateur Swimming Club website.

   
 
 

WASPS NOTICE BOARD

 
 
NOTICES


Summer Holiday Closures
There will be NO Friday night swimming between 8 9pm from Friday July 18th to Friday August 29th inclusive
There will also be NO swimming on Saturday and Sunday 23rd and 24th August
Land training will continue throughout the summer at SJT from 6.30 7.30pm on every Friday apart from Friday 22nd August when it is cancelled.

Northgate PB Buster Gala
If anybody is interested in entering this gala can they please let Robyn know by the end of this week
We have been told to get our entry it as it will fill up quickly. We can try and add swimmers later but only up until it is declared full likely to be before September. We can always amend entry times at a later date.
The information is available on Northgate's website www.northgateswimming.co.uk
Please download an entry form and give to the completed forms with the events you wish to compete in to Robyn. Anybody who needs to know if they have qualifying times please see Robyn or look on our website PB list.
We can try and do some timing if necessary.

Latest Wasps PB List Updated
The latest PB list has been uploaded and can be viewed by clicking the Wasps Personal Bests button.
If you do not have the login details please follow the link to request username and password

50m Time Trials Thursday 26 June
The Results of the time trials can be found here


FORTHCOMING EVENTS
See the Wasps Calendar here


July
Sun 6 July County 200m Gala Wolverhampton
Fri 11 July 14 & Over Water Polo (8-9pm)
Sun 13 July 10 & Under Water Polo (7-8am)
Sun 13 July 13 & Under Water Polo (8-9am)
Fri 18 July Friday Swimming Cancelled
Fri 25 July Friday Swimming Cancelled


August
No Friday night Swimming throughout August

Mon 4 Aug Starts & Turns Clinic for Stroke Development & Improver Lanes
Tues 5 Aug Starts & Turns Clinic for Stroke Development & Improver Lanes
Wed 6 Aug Starts & Turns Clinic for Stroke Development & Improver Lanes
Thurs 7 Aug Starts & Turns Clinic for Stroke Development & Improver Lanes
Fri 22 Aug Land Training Cancelled
Sat 23 Aug Swimming Cancelled
Sun 24 Aug Swimming Cancelled


September


October
Sat 11 Oct Arena League Gala - details to follow


November
Sat 1 Nov Closed Club Swimming Gala - Market Drayton Swimming Centre
Sun 2 Nov Closed Club Swimming Gala - Market Drayton Swimming Centre
Sat 8 Nov Arena League Gala - details to follow
Sat 22 Nov Northgate PB Buster - Wolverhampton Central Baths
Sun 23 Nov Northgate PB Buster - Wolverhampton Central Baths


December
Sat 13 Dec Arena League Gala - details to follow
 

LATEST NEWS

 
   
Wasps to host Introduction Swim Camp
Whitchurch Wasps are hosting a Swim Camp from 26th - 29th May 2014 at 10am  to 11am each day.

Swimmers on the camp must at least 8years of age and be able to swim 50m unaided in at least three strokes

The cost will be 15 for the 4 days and all swimmers will receive a certificate and t-shirt.

During the camp swimmers will receive coaching from Coaches at Whitchurch Wasps on all strokes and gain an insight to the club environment and be encouraged into the club if suitable.

If you are interested please contact Rachael Hares to book a place:- email haresrachel@hotmail.com or call  07966580453


   

Another Weekend of Galas

Last weekend saw Wasps swimmers in action again. On Saturday night a team of swimmers went to Market Drayton for the 2nd round of the Crusader Gala.   more >>

   
A Weekend of Galas

On Saturday 22 March a team of swimmers travelled to Widnes for the first round of this year’s Crusader gala.  more >>

   
Congratulations - New Lane Promotions
The following swimmers that have been promoted following the recent time trials more >>
   
Wasps reflect on Another Great Season
Whitchurch Wasps celebrated another successful year in the pool with a presentation evening at Whitchurch Cricket Club on 25 January more >>
Charlotte Archdeacon  Charlotte Archdeacon Interview  
Charlotte' outstanding achievements have been recognised where she was awarded Athlete of the Week at the Buffalo State University. She is interviewed with her coach and features at around 8 minutes 55 seconds through the interview clip.
SHROPSHIRE SWIMMING
Last Sunday five swimmers (Mollie Rogers, Isabelle Moore, Sam Houghton, William Davies and Carter Lockley) all attended a Shropshire county swimming camp at Shrewsbury School  more >>
   
  WHAT A NIGHT!! - ARENA GALA FINAL Saturday 9th  November
National Arena League

What can one say? It was a fantastic evening, where on the night we were only just beaten by bigger teams more >>

   
Congratulations - New Lane Promotions
The following swimmers that have been promoted following the recent time trials  more >>
   

NORTHGATE PB BUSTER GALA

After another hard fought round in the arena league last Saturday we came away in second position, just 6 points behind Bolton. more >>
   
  EVEN CLOSER!!!!  ARENA GALA Saturday 9th  NOVEMBER
National Arena League

After another hard fought round in the arena league last Saturday we came away in second position, just 6 points behind Bolton. more >>

   
National Arena League

SOOOOO CLOSE!!!!!!   ARENA GALA Saturday 12th  October

This was a very exciting gala – at a new 8 lane pool in Huyton near Knowsley, Liverpool. To cut to the chase after more >>

   
13 October - Water Polo Training
Following the Long Term Athlete Development Plan recommended by the ASA, children benefit from the development of various athletic skills such as catching, jumping, throwing, agility, balance, speed and co-ordination amongst others  more >>

 

 
Pentathlon Starter Course
Rachel Hares is running an 8 week introductory coaching course in shooting and fencing click here for details
   
Schools Biathlon
Swim Run Biathlon competition open more >>
   
Congratulations - New Lane Promotions
The following swimmers that have been promoted following the recent time trials  more >>
   
County Sprints Sunday 7 July
Sweltering Sunday saw 20 Wasps Swimmers descend on Shrewsbury Pool for the Annual County Sprints and Relays.  more >>
   

Crusader League - Round  3 - Crewe
Sunday evening saw a team of Wasps swimmers congregating at Crewe Pool for the final round of the Crusader League.  more >>
 
Cath Ankers Gala Wrexham - 8th June 2013
A number of swimmers (16) travelled to Wrexham on Saturday to compete in the Cath Ankers Gala. For some it was their first open gala but everybody rose to the challenge more >>
   

Crusader Gala – Round 2
This saw a selection of swimmers heading off to Hazel Grove in Stockport for Round 2. Again we were against Dane Valley, Hazel Grove and Crewe. more >>
   
Fantastic Fund Raising gets over 500
A group of Wasps swimmers, parents and friends spent Saturday bag packing at Sainsbury's in Whitchurch more >>
   
17 March - New Lane Promotions

CONGRATULATIONS to the following swimmers who have gained promotion following the recent time trials more >>

 

 

Shropshire County Championships 2013 - Days 3 and 4
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Joe Evans clinches Modern Pentathlon World Cup bronze

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Shropshire County Championships 2013 - Days 1 and 2

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First Time Gala Contenders Shine at Crusader Gala – Round 1

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21 December - New Lane Promotions

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8 December - How Many Wasps Does it Take to Push a Bus?
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