Please see the link below for information. Closing date 21st January
Our National gala will take place on Sat 30th March at Loughborough University with additional training on Friday 29th & Sunday 31st. Full details of weekend can be found in the events section. Entries are now open!!! remember you need to renew your membership before entering the event. Closing date 24th Feb
Gala Entry Pack
Congratulations to 14 year old Libby Gotta who has grabbed herself the short course 200 metres Butterfly record which has stood for 18 years. Libby also added a new English 400 metres freestyle record for good measure. Well done.
What a fantastic night at the Emirates Old Trafford cricket ground in Manchester on Saturday 10th November at the DSPY 2018 awards. GB Deaf Swimming walked away with two under 18 special achievement awards for Shiona McClafferty & Matt Oaten and Head coach Sam Chamberlain grabbed the Coach of the Year award. GB Deaf Swimming was also awarded the Team of the Year prize for their efforts over the past 2 years. The top award for Deaf Sports Personality of the Year 2018 was tense with 2 swimmers. 2 golfers a cricketer & a snooker player all holding their breath for the announcement based on 6 judges and voting by the audience on the night. In 3rd place Shabir Ahmed (snooker) in 2nd place Oliver Wilcox (Cricket) and then the moment to cap of a fantastic night for our club.
DEAF SPORTS PERSONALITY OF THE YEAR 2018 DANIELLE JOYCE!
Oliver Kenny (21) has raised the bar for our up and coming youngsters with 2 GB records in the 50 & 100 Backstroke short course (28.58 & 1.00.86). Not content with that Oliver has added another 4 English records in the 50 & 100 Breaststroke as well as the 100 & 400 I.M. Fantastic!
12 year old Jessica Goodwin got herself into the record books again with some excellent swimming. The Cat A swimmer grabbed age group records in the 50 & 100 freestyle, 50 backstroke and the 50 breaststroke. Well done Jess!
Congratulations to Nathan Carrington (11) who set a new GB short course age group record for the 50 breaststroke at the weekend while setting 5 personal bests and picking up gold and bronze at the meet. Fantastic!
Congratulations to 14 year old Letisha Ellis, from the Isle of Man, who continues to impress in breaststroke. Swimming at the Manchester International Meet at the weekend Letisha notched up GB Short course records in the 14 year old category in the 50 (35.77), 100(1.17.57) & 200(2.50.35) events. Fantastic swimming.
Some of our younger swimmers have been rewriting the record books recently with Alice Kinsey(11)(left) setting a new record for the Category A 1500 metres freestyle and the 50 breaststroke record while in the Category B events Nathan Carrington(11) also set a new 50 metres breaststroke record. 14 Year old Libby Gotta claimed English records in the 50, 100 & 200 metres Breaststroke while adding age group records in the 100 Backstroke and 50 metres Butterfly. Well done to them all.