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October Swimmers of the Month

At the end of each month Littlehampton Swimming Club’s Coaching team usually select one Swimmer of the Month from each of our swimming squads Four awards will go to the 5 junior squads each month as currently only 12 in each group with our reduced group sizes! One to Foundation; one to Age Group Performance & Youth Performance combined; one...
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Littlehampton-Swimming-Club-swimmer-of-the-month-award

September Swimmers of the Month

At the end of each month Littlehampton Swimming Club’s Coaching team usually select one Swimmer of the Month from each of our swimming squads Four awards will go to the 5 junior squads each month as currently only 12 in each group with our reduced group sizes! One to Foundation; one to Age Group Performance & Youth Performance combined; one...
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Georgie & Lewis are selected for the 2020-21 Swim England Para Swimming Talent Programme

Congratulations to S7 swimmer Georgie Howell and S9 swimmer Lewis Jones who have both been selected for this season’s Para Swimming Talent programme. They will attend a number of Zoom workshops covering topics such as nutrition and psychology, plus land work sessions. Unfortunately there is no pool work as yet, but they will still benefit from the talent team’s expertise...
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Sussex County Championships 2020

A massive congratulations to all our swimmers on a great Championships. Here are some highlights: Holly excitingly won a swim off in the 50 breast for a place in the final!   Will Le Merle won his first Senior County Championship Medal in the 100m backstroke Ella Thornburg won Junior Championship Gold in both the 50 and 100 fly with fantastic finishes in...
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Sussex County Relay Championships

Congratulations to all our swimmers on a great competition. Everyone was fantastic! We finished 9th overall, about where we expected this year, especially as we did not have a full complement of individual teams with several being away on holiday. This was the first time I have not been able to field a boys junior championship team! Special congratulations to...
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Sussex County Long Distance Championships

This years’ county championships opened at the end of January with Ella Thornburg & Matty Smith in the 800m freestyle event. Ella swam just outside her LC PB finishing in 8th place, whilst Matty smashed his PB by 17 seconds, finishing in 6th place. Last weekend Ella swam again, this time in the 1500m, winning Gold. Her 800 split was...
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January Open Meet Round Up

We started the New Year with the Crawley Finis Open Meet which saw eight Littlehampton swimmers in action to gain some useful long course race experience pre-county. All finished in the top 6, with Ashton netting 3 Gold medals! Matty won Gold in the 800 free, whilst Ella T won Gold in the 1500 free. The next day was our...
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National Arena League Round 3

Saturday evening saw a team of 34 represent Littlehampton in our final National Arena League gala of the season – and what a great finish! It was our 3rd home gala too – the first time this has ever happened to us! We hosted the first and last gala, and ran the AOE at the second. So a massive thank...
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Portsmouth Christmas Meet

25 Littlehampton swimmers headed to the Mountbatten Centre in Portsmouth for our first long course meet of the season. All enjoyed the meet, especially the ‘hot heats’ which created great excitement. Will Clark and Becky Smith both won bags of celebration chocolates when they won their hot heats, which of course they shared! There were some great PBs, with several...
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National Para Swimming Championships 2019

Joe Greaves, Marcus Harvey, Georgie Howell and Lewis Jones all made the trip to Manchester Aquatics Centre for the National Para Swimming Championships last weekend. This is one of the key meets on the para swimming calendar and the first long course meet of the season for our swimmers. Joe swam some great PBs, notably in his best freestyle events,...
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