Ramsgate Car Parking

Please note that the car park at Ramsgate Leisure Centre is for disabled parking only. Any cars parking without appropriate badges, will run the risk of receiving penalty notices.

All club members can obtain a parking permit for the car park at the rear of the sports centre. Please ask at reception for your permits.

New Sponsor

The club are delighted to agree a sponsorship deal with Fuji Film.

The company with a site in Broadstairs, is a leading producer of specialist Ink systems and supporter of local community projects.

Kents 2016

The Kent County Championships continued this weekend at Crystal Palace.

With 200m and 100m stroke events, the club were very well represented with some outstanding swims despite the extremely late finishes.

Special mention to the 2001 girls (Maisie, Daisy and Robyn), the 2004 boys (Ali, Max, Connor, Oscar) where we enjoyed clean sweep of top three finishes.

Other Gold medals included Liam Pearshouse, Kieran Dale, Alex Boyd, Jamie O’Connor, Lucy Hickmott.

Well done to everyone who competed for the club and to all the volunteers and officials who assisted over the weekend.

100 sports in 100 days

The club have been featured in a Charity challenge of 100 sports in 100 days.

Liu Batchelor is undertaking this challenge for Sports Relief.

If you would like to support her cause, please click here

Junior Development Gala

We are pleased to confirm that all entries have been accepted for our Junior Development Gala in February. Accepted Entries List 

With entries from 11 clubs, the gala is a great chance of younger swimmers to taste competition and have a chance of winning some money.

The gala timings are as follows:-

Session 1  

  • Warm up Thanet swimmers 11.30am
  • Warm up All other swimmers 12.00pm
  • Start 12.40pm
  • Finish 3.40pm
5 minute break
  • Skins competition

Session 2

  • Warm up commences 4.45pm
  • Start 5.45pm
  • Finish 8.10pm

 

Kents 2016

The club has had some fantastic results in the long distance weekend of Kents 2016.

Results can be found here

Club 15 years old

This year the club are celebrating it’s 15th year of existence.

The club formed in 2001, following the demise of Thanet Vikings,  was set up through a partnership with the then pool operator,  Thanet Leisure Force.

With only a handful of swimmers at the time, the club started from the botton and has continued to grow significantly under a great system and excellent coaches.

Over the years, the swimmer numbers continued to increase, providing a great platform for the our achievements to improve. In the last 5 years, the club has started to see national recognition with swimmers regularly competing at Nationals.

In 2014, the club merged with Margate Swimming club, seeing the formation of our Dolphin squads, providing alternative competitive squads and enabling a consolidation of pool time available for club swimming in Thanet.

In 2014/15, competing in the team events, the club achieved their best ever results, winning the Kent Junior League and qualifying for the National B Final in the Arena League.

This year (2015/16) so far has continued to grow and improve, defending the Kent Junior League title and going one better to qualify for the National A Final in the Arena League.

 

Kent Championships

The 2016 Kent Championships start Saturday 22nd January with the club having it’s largest ever number of swimmers qualified. Congratulations to all the swimmers who will be representing the club.

Good luck to everyone competing. Listen to the shout out on Heart Kent Radio this morning (click here) listen from 1.50.00.

National Arena League

The club have made the National League A Final, a competition for the 10 best teams in the country.

Festive Training – updated

The clubs training schedule over the festive break has been updated.

Please ensure you use this latest version – click here


Flickr Photos

2015-11-14  Arena A-Team 1

2015-08 British Swimming ASA National Championships 2015

2015-10-10 Arena B team 17.45

2015-11-06 Presentation Night

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