From Saturday 12th January swimming training restarts – all sessions back to normal
The main swimming pool is still out of action due to recent leak !!
Repairs are ongoing & the pool is still not full and will be freezing cold, we waited as long as we could, please pass the info on to everyone you know.
We hope to be back up & running for Saturdays sessions
Sorry for any incovenience.
Entry to Scarborough A/B/C Home Gala March 2nd is now open. Please can anyone wanting to enter send there entries in before this Wednesday if possible. Entries should include your swimmers name, races with pb times.
Please email your entrys with Scarborough March 2nd in subject bar to:
All swimmers will also need to pay the additional CAT2 fee which is £17.55 This is required for your swimmers licence to swim in competitions in 2019.
Kingfishers S.C. – SaDSA Gala Meet Results
Well done to all our Kingfisher swimmers who had some fantastic swims & great results….
On this Night we will be holding a fun gala for all members to enter.
There will be trophies presented to the winning team members.
The teams will be made up similar to last year event with older squad swimmers looking after the younger swimmers within their teams.
Events will be original & varied but most importantly fun!!
Please register your child’s name on the front desk so that we can plan teams in advance …..
Yorkshire Qualified Swimmers Xmas Programme
There will also be some additional sessions over Xmas for swimmers with Yorkshire Championship qualifying times. This is in preparation for February’s 2nd/3rd/23rd/24th Yorkshire Championships.
Selection will be by invitation only, qualifying swimmers will be advised by the coaching team.
Saturday 29th December – 8 – 10am
Sunday 30th December – 4-6pm
Wednesday 2nd January – 7-9pm
Saturday 5th January – 8-10am
The charge per child will be £20 in total payable upfront.
All club swimmers will return on Sunday 6th Jan
Wishing You All a Merry Xmas
& a Happy New Year!!
SADSA Gala – Kingfisher Entries – Sunday 25th Nov @ Scarborough Pool
Swimmers please check your race entries:
All members please note arrangements for our club championships:
Volunteers; please meet in the changing rooms at 8.30am.
Swimmers; warm up will be 9am.
Spectators; entry to balcony 8.45 am. Admision is £3 per person including children. This price includes a program.
Lunch 12.30 TIL 1.30; Volunteers will recieve lunch in function room.
Afternoon warm up 1.30 hopefully finish approx 5pm.
Please note there will be no swimming training on Sunday 18th or 25th November due to Club Championships and SADSA annual gala.
Good luck to all those competing ……
We need your vote !! Please use the link below to cast your vote…….
Kingfishers Swimming club will be 40 years old in 2019, a registered charity solely run by a volunteer workforce of over 35 regular staff members, accredited to Swim England and with Swim Mark accreditation.
We are requesting financial support to help Kingfishers provide more aquatic opportunities to members both children and adults in the Scarborough area. Being a coastal town with the sea on our doorstep making sure that as many local children are good strong swimmers is vitally important. We would very much like to grow our membership, upskill our volunteer teaching and coaching team and provide events and equipment to maximise the potential they have. We are a fully inclusive club working with beginners, regional medallists, open water swimmers and triathletes competing at a national level alongside kids with hidden disabilities and adults who are returning to swimming to improve their fitness levels.
Congratulations to our four Kingfisher swimmers who have achieved qualifying times for the annual North East Regional Short Course Championships to be held 3rd & 4th November at Ponds Forge. This is a fantastic achievement for our club & demonstrates that with hard work & dedication to training we can compete at a regional level with the big city clubs.
Joseph Benson – 50m Fly (35.12)
Eliza Hammond – 50m Free (30.87)
Thomas Eblett – 50m Fly (37.10) & 400m Free (5:33.37)
Isobel Vasey – 50m Breast (41.10) & 100m Breast (1:30.32)
Good luck & well done to our swimmers & coaching team.