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ALL are required to swim one length each of Front Crawl, Backstroke and Breaststroke. (6 year olds may join if they are 7 in the current year)
You can pay by Direct Debit / Standing Order, Online Banking, Cheque or Cash.
We train at East Riding Leisure Bridlington, Promenade, Bridlington. Our Teaching
Group train on Wednesdays & Fridays 6.30pm to 7.30pm.
Once Swimmers meet the satisfactory level of ability, commitment and Fitness
they will move to our Coaching Group.
Training up to 9.5 hours per week. Monday to Friday
The club competes in several local Galas a year, we also encourage our swimmers to enter open meets, swimmers will often attend these as a squad with one of our coaches.
Bridlington Swimming Club is an ASA Affiliated club, we are also a swim 21 accredited
club, we are also members of the Scarborough & District Swimming Association and the Hull & District Swimming Association
Open Meets are swimming galas or competitions which can be entered by members of any swimming club (or even individual ASA registered members).
Most Open Meets will have a time qualification regulating which swimmers can enter. The idea behind this is to give opportunities to all levels of swimmers to compete against swimmers of a similar ability at that time. In addition Open Meets usually contain age bands within which
the swimmers can compete for medals – usually the higher the level of gala the fewer age bands and number of medals on offer. Bridlington Swimming Club usually holds three Open Meets each year, and we would love to welcome you and/or your swimmer(s) to any one or more of them.
these are events that are held in a 25m pool
Swim Mark is Swim Englands Club Development model - a planning tool, based on
the principles of Long Term Athlete Development, enabling clubs
teachers, coaches and administrators to achieve their full potential.
It focuses particularly on the needs of athletes - striving to
provide them with the best possible support and environment. Swim
Mark Accreditation is a 'Quality mark'. It recognises nationally
and regionally the clubs that are committed to providing safe,
effective and quality services for the benefit of their members.
Clubs work steadily towards the attainment of a series of outcomes
all of which are seen as essential if the right level of support
is to be provided at each stage of an athlete's development.
Courses Distances 25 metres = 1 length
50 metres = 2 lengths
100 metres = 4 lengths
200 metres = 8 lengths
400 metres = 10 lengths
800 metres = 32 lengths
1500 metres = 60 lengths
Long Course Distances
50 metres = 1 length
100 metres = 2 lengths
200 metres = 4 lengths
400 metres = 8 lengths
800 metres = 16 lengths
1500 metres = 30 lengths