St Felix School Swimming Club


St Felix School, Halesworth Road, Southwold, Suffolk, IP18 6SD


By saintfelixswim, Feb 26 2015 10:46AM


Are you an aspiring swimmer of the future? Do you wish to swim with an enthusiastic and progressive swimming club?

If “YES” – then come to our OPEN SESSION on:

Saturday 21st March 2015

2.00pm - 2.45pm

This is aimed at children from the age of 7 years upwards. Children who would like to join a competitive swimming group or who are already a member of a Club, but would like to try something a little different. The 45 minute taster session will be based on our Development Squad and Junior Squad sessions and will be taken by our qualified coaches.

Any swimmer who is successful in the selection process will be given details of the next stage, other swimmers will be able to discuss any other options available within the Club Squad Structure or Learn to Swim Programme.

We currently have swimmers competing at County, Regional, National and International level. With one of our swimmers recently competing in the World Short-Course Swimming Championships in Doha.

To book a place or obtain more information, then please contact:

Sue Purchase,

Director of Swimming,

St Felix School Swimming Club

Email address: SPurchase@stfelix.co.uk

By saintfelixswim, Feb 16 2015 05:55PM

On Saturday 14th February, 15 members of Elite and Junior squad travelled to Norwich for the first session of the Suffolk County Championships. Held annually, this session is shared with Norfolk due to the 50m facilities. St Felix finished the evening with 7 gold medals, 2 silver medals and 3 bronzes from only 15 swims.

By saintfelixswim, Feb 11 2015 01:51PM

This weekend (7th/8th) saw 21 St Felix School SC swimmers head to Norwich for their first long-course meet of 2015. The team swam 109 times, recording 84 personal bests, 36 Regional qualifying times and 101 County qualifying times. They also won 19 Gold, 17 Silver and 8 Bronze medals and finished 3rd in the top-visiting club award behind two much bigger teams of TeamIpswich and Modernians. A positive weekend with the County Championships fast approaching.

By saintfelixswim, Jan 28 2015 01:56PM

Entry forms will be handed out to all swimmers in the coming weeks, alternatively print off and hand in early!

Open to all clubs, St Felix school pupils and swimming clubs members in Advanced Beginners, Improvers and swimmers in Development and Youth squads (who can swim 25m).

This gala provides children an excellent opportunity to display all the skills they have learnt in their swimming lessons and school lessons.

Medals will be presented to all participating swimmers!

Entry forms are available on the club documents page of this website.

Please hand your entries by hand or post by Saturday 14th March 2015

Possible events for all ages:

25m Butterfly/Backstroke/Breaststroke/Freestyle

50m Butterfly/Backstroke/Breaststroke/Freestyle

100m Individual Medley

(Entry fee = £2.50 per event)

Please speak to your coach/teacher about event suggestions.

Please email Nick (nthompson@stfelix.co.uk) for more information

By saintfelixswim, Jan 25 2015 04:18PM

Clara Watson-Flowers from Junior squad travelled to the London Aquatics Centre this weekend (24th January 2015) to compete in the ISA Swimming Championships. Having won the Regional round, Clara qualifed for the 50m freestyle and 50m backstroke representing East Anglia.

Racing long course for the first time, Clara swam two best times and won two silver medals.

Congratulations to Clara!

By saintfelixswim, Jan 21 2015 04:09PM

This weekend (17th/18th) saw 21 St Felix School SC swimmers head to Norwich for their first meet of 2015. With speeding tickets on offer to swimmers who can beat the entry criteria, alongside final qualification for the Suffolk County Championships in March, all swimmers were setting their goals high. In total the team swam 124 Suffolk County qualifying times achieved from only 148 individual swims! 34 Regional qualifying times were achieved, from 8 different swimmers. The team won; 20 speeding tickets, 38 gold medals, 19 silver medals and 21 bronze medals. Speeding tickets were given to swimmers who swam times faster than the entry criteria. A good weekend in the pool!

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