WELCOME to the official website for Lisburn City Swimming Club.
We are a voluntary organisation based in Lisburn and run by an excellent team of professional Coaching Staff and voluntary parents. We have a wide range of activities available for all swimming abilities from Learn to Swim, Diving, Water Polo, Synchronised Swimming to Competitive Swimming at local and International level and a rapidly growing Masters section. We hope you enjoy browsing our site and find all the information you need. Use the Search facility to find particular documents. Sign up your email address in the field below to keep up-to-date with the latest news. An email will be sent automatically each time the home page is updated. Remember to keep checking all the pages of the website for calender, results and competition info. Enjoy browsing.
Rachel Bethel wins 2 silver medals in the commonwealth youth games for the 400m & 800m Free. Great swims Rachel.
LAGAN VALLEY LEISUREPLEX
EARLY CLOSURE ON TUESDAY 11TH JULY @ 5.30pm. CENTRE CLOSED WEDNESDAY 12TH JULY reopening Thursday 13th July 2017.
LISBURN CITY SWIMMING CLUB: Child Learn to Swim
Designed to be fun whilst developing a range of aquatic skills and correct stroke technique, the programme will run from 28 August to 8 September.
Two weeks intense lessons for all abilities
Enrolment: Applications by link below will be confirmed on a first come basis. Please specify the week(s) and time preference.
Fee: £30.00 per week. By Bank Transfer accounbt details below or Fees can be collected on 1st day of lesson. Cheques are preferable. Fees are not refundable.
Lisburn City Swimming Club
Ref: Use swimmer or family name · Copy of remittance slip to be emailed to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Week 1 28th August – 1st September 5.00pm – 5.30pm
5.30pm – 6.00pm
6.00pm – 6.30pm
Level 6 & Development Swimmers only 6.30pm – 7.00pm Skills Free & Back
Week 2 4th September – 8th September 5.00pm – 5.30pm
5.30pm – 6.00pm
6.00pm – 6.30pm
Level 6 & Development Swimmers only 6.30pm – 7.00pm Skills Breast & Fly
Children who complete Level 6 will be invited to attend a club trial. The trial is open to children who have reached that standard, and would like to experience the trial so they know what is expected. The dates for club trials will be posted on the website.
To book a place for the lessons or skills sessions, please click on the link below:
Click Here to enrol
Swim Ulster and Bangor Aurora are running Teaching Aquatics Levels 1 & 2
Level 1 Teaching Aquatics 31July – 4 Aug 2017
Cost – £340 member £380 non member
Must be 16 or older on the first day of the course
Level 2 Teaching Aquatics 21-29 Aug 2017
Cost – £590 member or £680 non member
Must be 18 or older on the first day of the course
see attached provisional timetables
Timetable L1 Timetable L2 ANI New online & ID form revised Jan 2016
Prerequisites for both courses;
Accessni – see attached application form for candidates who dont have one
Safeguarding Young People in Sport Certificate – contact Ruth at Swim Ulster if you need a course
Hope your swimmers, coaches and supporters are looking forward to a great week of swimming at this year’s IAGSO.
Souvenir T-shirts pre-sale
The pre-sale closes this Sunday so if you have club members who wish to purchase in advance please remind them. Link to purchase t-shirts here
page 2 – Order of events
National Junior Squad and Age Group 1 squad wished Chenyang farewell last night as he goes off to Eton College. We wish him every success.
Medals for the Club Championship winners will be presented on Friday evening 30th at 5:00pm. Swimmers bring your swim kit, some fun planned for the evening.
Just a reminder that there will be no training on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday this week due to maintenance above the pool.
Well done Daniel Wiffen, chipping almost one second off his previous 400 Freestyle record at the Mare Nostrum Championship in Barcelona to set a new time of 4:08.71.
Well done Daniel !
National Senior Squad swimmers Daniel Wiffen and Rachel Bethel represented Lisburn City Swimming Club in the Mare Nostrum Championships in Barcelona and Canet-en-Roussillon, where the worlds top swimmers were competing, for example: Mack Horton, Katinka Hosszu and Chad le Clos.
Both made the B-finals in Canet today for the 800m Free (Daniel – 4th in final, 12th overall ) and the 400m Free (Rachel).
Rachel will shortly be going on to European Junior Championships in Israel next week and then onto the Junior Commonwealth Games in The Bahamas. We wish her good luck!