If you are keen on swimming and live in the West Berkshire area, you can find out more about what Newbury District Swimming Club has to offer and who to contact. NDSC is a competitive swimming club based at the Northcroft Leisure Centre, Newbury. Our main programme caters for swimmers competing at County, Regional and National level. In addition we have a thriving Masters section for adults wishing to swim to keep fit or, for the more serious, to enter Masters Competitions.
Please note that Cruisers will swim at 8.30 am this Saturday, 23rd July and that will be the last Saturday swim until September. There will be no swimming next Saturday 30th July. … Continue reading
The B&SB ASA Performance Swimming Events Committee have published the preliminary championship conditions.
Consideration times are on the last page.
Sessions at Kennet this coming Saturday 23/7 (6.30am – 8.00am) and Sunday 24/7 (17.00 – 19.00) are cancelled due to the TigerSharks Meet being held in Swindon. Good luck to everyone taking part.
Due to circumstances beyond our control we have had to change the date for the club’s Open Meet. It will now be held on Sunday 27th November, one week later than planned. The format will be similar to previous years.
More details will be published when the ASA licence is approved.
Well only a week to go before our annual BBQ , the weather forecast is looking great, the outdoor pool is open and the climbing wall is ready. Tickets are available poolside at most sessions but if in any doubt … Continue reading
There is something slightly surreal about climbing a mountain, in swimming gear. When you then have to don your swim cap and consider the goggles too, to fend off a violent shower of wind-driven hail, you know you’re doing something … Continue reading
Thanks to Liz Pudney for the event report. The Big Cotswold Swim is an open water event held at the Waterland Outdoor Centre, within the extensive Cotswold Water Park. Competitors could opt for a one mile, one lap race, or … Continue reading
Calling all NDSC members , our Annual Summer BBQ is on Saturday 16th July from 6pm. The pool has been filled ready thankfully and the climbing wall is booked so please buy your tickets and come along and join the … Continue reading
In our occasional look at alternatives to pool swimming we’re focusing on a relatively new sport – SwimRun. As the name suggests it’s a cross between swimming and running. However unlike Aquathlon or Biathle, a SwimRun is a multi-stage race … Continue reading