Welcome to Rushden Swimming Club

We are both an ambitious and welcoming swimming club in East Northamptonshire offering a wide range of swimming whatever your age or ability.

We run lessons and competitive training for children and adults with some of the most experienced and respected coaches and instructors in the area.

We are actively looking for new or returning swimmers. For further information please email Membership Enquries or visit us at training on Mondays from 7:00pm.

Latest News

LEICESTER PENGUINS MEET

LEICESTER PENGUINS MEET
Please could all entries be in by Monday 21st July at the latest. This will give me time to get us entered
Thank you

SUMMER FESTIVAL

SUMMER FESTIVAL
This should be the final medal update. We are at the GRANDEST TOTAL OF 68 MEDALS!!!!!!!
Philippa Kabi finished 6th in 50 bk
Nathan Jones finished 3rd in 200 breaststroke
William Merriman finished 5th in 200 breaststroke
Josh King finished 2nd in 400 free

Thank you to all swimmers who competed, you made our weekend very special. X

SUMMER FESTIVAL

SUMMER FESTIVAL
Apologies again.
Olivia Snook achieved a 2nd in the 50m butterfly. FANTASTIC
That makes 64 medals
Please let me know if I have missed anyone else. You are all just too good for me to keep up. X

SUMMER FESTIVAL

SUMMER FESTIVAL
Apologies, our medal haul was 63. Matthew Prigmore achieved a 5th in 50 free and 4th in 100 back
FANTASTIC!!!

SUMMER FESTIVAL

SUMMER FESTIVAL
What a fantastic weekend at this year Summer Festival at Corby. We have had many PBs and plenty of amazing swims. We had some swimmers who were first timers, and everyone gave 100%. Everyone had a good time and we are extremely proud of you all. The club finished 3rd overall in 'Top Visiting Club'. The swimmers had a stunning medal haul of 61!!!
JUNIORS
Louis Boot- 1st 50m freestyle, 1st 100m back, 3rd 50m breast, 5th 200 freestyle, 4th 200m IM, 4th 100m fly, 1st 50m back, 1st 50m fly, 1st 100m freestyle
Callum Protty-Gibbs- 6th 200m free, 4th 50m free, 6th 100m back, 6th 200m back, 3rd 100m breast, 6th 50m back, 4th 50m fly, 1st 200m breast, 4th 100m free
Jake Bushell- 6th 100m back, 5th 100m breast, 6th 200m breast
Philippe Oram- 5th 100m fly, 5th 100m back, 6th 100m breast, 5th 50m fly, 6th 200 breast
Josh King- 6th 200m free, 6th 100m back, 4th 50 fly
Amber Bales- 4th 100m breast, 5th 200m breast, 3rd 50m breast
William Merriman- 6th 50m back, 4th 100m breast, 5th 50m fly, 3rd 100m free
Kieran Clarke-3rd 200m breast, 5th 100 free
Jack Chapman- 5th 200m breast
SENIORS
Molly Britchford-3rd 50m back, 2nd 100m breast, 3rd 50m fly, 3rd 100m fly, 1st 50 breast, 3rd 50 freestyle
Jack Britchford-2nd 50 breast, 3rd 50m free, 2nd 50m back, 3rd 100m free
Alice Thorncroft- 1st 200 breast, 3rd 400m IM
Poppy Davies- 3rd 100m breast, 3rd 50 back
James Merriman- 3rd 100 breast
Nathan Jones- 3rd 50 back
Freya Cole- 1st 100m breast, 3rd 50m back, 3rd 400m IM, 3rd 50m breast, 2nd 200m IM, 2nd 50m free

You, and everyone else from RSC who competed this weekend, are AMAZING.

SUMMER FESTIVAL

SUMMER FESTIVAL
A fantastic day at this years Summer Festival at Corby pool. Many PBs and plenty of medals. Well done to all who competed, hopefully tomorrow will be the same.

Just a reminder that there will be no training tomorrow due to coaches and swimmers being at the summer festival...

Just a reminder that there will be no training tomorrow due to coaches and swimmers being at the summer festival

Just to let you all know that Oundle pool is closed this evening due to chemical problems...

Just to let you all know that Oundle pool is closed this evening due to chemical problems

Congratulations to Brett Davies, who at Midland Championships last weekend, achieved his National qualifying time in the 1500m freestyle

Congratulations to Brett Davies, who at Midland Championships last weekend, achieved his National qualifying time in the 1500m freestyle. A massive well done from all at RSC x

PB BUSTER

PB BUSTER
Last reminder that entries need to be in by tomorrow. If you need a time, Chris will be timing tomorrow at training so please ask.
Thanks

PB BUSTER

PB BUSTER
Please could all entries be in by Friday 6th June at the latest, so that I can enter everyone in time.
Thank you

SECOND HAND STALL

SECOND HAND STALL
Tania will be at the pool tomorrow night, 2nd June. If you are interested in buying or have anything to donate for the club to sell, then pop in from 7pm.
Thank You

PB BUSTER

PB BUSTER
Just a reminder that entries for the PB Buster need to be back by Monday, if possible, please.
This is a first come, first served meet so I would like to get our entries in as soon as possible.
Thank you

SADIE MURRAY GALA

SADIE MURRAY GALA
Well done to all who competed in tonight's gala at Corby pool. We had some fantastic swims and more PBs. RSC finished 3rd, just behind Wellingborough and Kettering and ahead of Northampton, nene valley, Corby and Daventry.

GARETH JEANS GALA

GARETH JEANS GALA
Well done to all who swam last night at Dunstable.
Despite finishing in 6th, there were some excellent swims and some good PBs. It was an extremely tough competition and everyone put in their best and worked hard.

MIDLAND CHAMPIONSHIPS

MIDLAND CHAMPIONSHIPS
Well done to Ian, Jack, Molly and Marcus. Good swims this weekend by all, with a couple of PBS thrown in for good measure. We are proud of you all. X

MIDLAND CHAMPIONSHIPS

MIDLAND CHAMPIONSHIPS
Good Luck to our swimmers competing in this years Midland Youth Champs. Ian Yarwood, Jack Britchford, Marcus Eaton and first timer Molly Britchford. We are right behind you!!

BANK HOLIDAY CLOSURES

BANK HOLIDAY CLOSURES
Just a reminder that there will be no training on Monday 5th and 26th May due to the pool being closed for the Bank holidays.

LEICESTER DIDDY LEAGUE Rd 1

LEICESTER DIDDY LEAGUE Rd 1. Well done to all of you who swam in round 1 of the Diddy League at Hinckley pool last night. Even without a full team you achieved a 2nd place - amazing.

LEICESTER WINTER LEAGUE FINAL

LEICESTER WINTER LEAGUE FINAL. A massive congratulations to everyone who swam in the final. We are so proud of you all for finishing a very close 2nd - by 9 points. Well done to Gracie, Olivia, Ashleigh, Grace, Kieran, Dylan, Billy Bob, Philippe, Alistair, Philippa, Amber, Freya, Chloe, Nathan, Brett, Louis, Callum, Molly, Claire, Lydia, Phoebe, Harris, Jennie, Poppy, Hannah, Ian, Charlie, Jack and Marcus.

COUNTY CHAMPS FINAL DAY

COUNTY CHAMPS FINAL DAY
Another fantastic day at Corby pool on the final day of this years County Championships. Again our wonderful swimmers achieved over 30 PBS. Today Molly Britchford, Ian Yarwood, Jack Britchford and Marcus Eaton all made the 100m freestyle finals.
Relay News....
Ladies 4x100m freestyle relay 4th, well done to Molly, Megan Denning, Hannah Harte and Claire Merriman.
Boys 13/u 4x100m freestyle relay 2nd, well done to Nathan Jones, Louis Boot, Harris Hoyte and Brett Davies
Men's 4x100m freestyle relay 2nd, well done to Jack, Marcus, Charlie Savage and Ian.
Girls 13/u 4x100m freestyle relay, well done to Lois Gorst, Chloe Bushell, Philippa Kabi and Lydia Pouncey.
We had two swimmers receive overall trophies in their age group, Brett Davies finished 4th in the 13yr age group and Ian Yarwood finished 3rd in the open age group, huge well done to you both.
So, a massive well done to all of you. You have done yourselves and the club extremely proud.
Thank you to our poolside volunteers, it has been a long couple of weekends but your help is always much appreciated.

COUNTY CHAMPS WEEKEND 2

COUNTY CHAMPS WEEKEND 2
Congratulations to all who competed today at County Champs. Between you, you achieved over 35 PBs. Fantastic job!
Marcus Eaton and Molly Britchford both made the finals for 100m breaststroke, Molly has got her first midland time for 50m freestyle and Ian Yarwood finished 1st in the 50m freestyle.
Relay News....
Men's 4x50m medley relay 2nd, well done to Marcus, Jack Britchford, Charlie Savage and Ian.
Ladies 4x50m freestyle relay 4th, well done Molly, Megan Denning, Claire Merriman and Hannah Harte.
Men's 4x50m freestyle 2nd, well done again to Ian, Charlie, Marcus and Jack ..... so close!!
Ladies 4x50m medley relay 4th, well done to Poppy Davies, Claire, Molly and Hannah.
You have all made us proud!!!

DEVELOPMENT GALA

DEVELOPMENT GALA
A huge well done to our 8 younger swimmers who competed in the Development Gala at The Mounts on Saturday. All swam very well and the results are-
Jake Bushell - 1 length breaststroke 3rd, 1 length backstroke 4th, 2 lengths freestyle 5th, 1 length freestyle 3rd.
Holly Moultrie - 1 length breaststroke 4th.
Ryan Protty Gibbs - 1 length backstroke 4th, 1 length freestyle 6th.
Davin Smith 1 length breaststroke 2nd.
Jacob Williams 1 length butterfly 2nd, 1 length freestyle 1st, 1 length breaststroke 2nd.
Adley Smith, Amy-Kay Beasant & Roxy Rixon also took part.

COUNTY CHAMPIONSHIPS

COUNTY CHAMPIONSHIPS
Good Luck to our swimmers who are competing tomorrow evening at Counties in the distance events.
Lydia Pouncey and Alice Thorncroft are in the 800m freestyle,
Ian Yarwood and Brett Davies are in the 1500m freestyle.
We are right behind you!!

COUNTY CHAMPIONSHIPS DAY2

COUNTY CHAMPIONSHIPS DAY2
Another excellent day at Counties. Over 40 PBS today!! All swam fantastically well.
Relay News - Open Girls 4 x 100m medley relay, well done to Poppy Davies, Claire Merriman, Molly Britchford and Hannah Harte, for finishing a wonderful 3rd!!
13/u boys 4 x 50m medley relay, well done to Brett Davies, Louis Boot, Harris Hoyte and Nathan Jones, for finishing a fab 2nd.
Open boys 4 x 100m medley relay, well done to Marcus Eaton, Jack Britchford, Charlie Savage and Ian Yarwood, for finishing a fab 2nd.
13/u girls 4 x 50m medley relay, well done to Philippa Kabi, Freya Cole, Lois Gorst and Chloe Bushell, for finishing a fab 4th.
Ian made the 100m butterfly final yesterday, Jack and Marcus made the 100m backstroke final today along with Molly making the 100m butterfly final.
Well done to everyone. So proud of you all!!

COUNTY CHAMPIONSHIPS DAY 1

COUNTY CHAMPIONSHIPS DAY 1
An excellent first day at Counties. All swam extremely well. We had 24 PBS from 30 swims!!
Relay news- the girls 13/u 4 x 50m freestyle relay finished a very respectable 4th, just behind wellingborough. Well done to Lois Gorst, Chloe Bushell, Freya cole and Lydia Pouncey. The boys 13/u 4x50m freestyle relay finished a fantastic 2nd!! Well done to Nathan Jones, Louis Boot, Harris Hoyte and Brett Davies

COUNTY CHAMPIONSHIPS 2014

COUNTY CHAMPIONSHIPS 2014
Good Luck to all swimmers who are competing in this years County Champs. It all starts tomorrow at 1pm at Corby pool.
Good luck to our relay teams, first time for 13 & unders. Lets HAVE FUN & SWIM FAST!!
A reminder that there is no training on Sunday due to Counties.

COUNTY CHAMPIONSHIPS 2014

COUNTY CHAMPIONSHIPS 2014
Good Luck to all swimmers competing at this years County Champs. It starts tomorrow at 1pm. Good luck to our relay teams, first time for 13 & unders!! To all of you, swim fast and have fun.
A reminder that there is no training on Sunday due to Counties.