Mark Foster Swim Camp

The club are delighted to announce that it has agreed to host a swim camp exclusively to competitive squad club members. Bookings will open from August 15th, so please book early to secure your spot. Places will be limited.

Mark Foster swim camp

August training schedule

Please see link  to our training schedule for August 2016

August training


Club Event

The club are pleased to announce the opportunity to take part in a surf lesson, play games and enjoy a BBQ on 20th August at Joss Bay

A repeat of last years hugely successful event, we are able to offer the same discounted price to club members and extended family.

Places will be limited, so please book early to avoid disappointment.

See for booking detailsSurf day 16

McDonald’s swimathon

The club would like to thank the swimmers and volunteers who helped run a very successful swimathon with McDonalds.

Supporting two great charities the event raised over £2,500. With Swim for all benefiting children in Thanet, it is a valuable funding event.

We hope that the event can be an annual fixture.


If you are volunteering to take part tomorrow as a “joker” swimmer during the McDonalds swimathon, please arrive at Hartsdown for 1.45pm

Thank you to everyone for your support

National Qualifiers

The National Championships take place in Sheffield from 23rd July 2016.

Huge congratulations to the following members who have qualified to compete in the various National championships:-

British Summer Championships (UK’s top 24 swimmers for their respective age-groups)

  • Ben Evans
  • Jamie O’Connor
  • Max Jameson
  • Alex Boyd
  • Kieran Dale
  • Tobi Sijuade
  • Jordan Honour
  • Maisie Macartney
  • Rosie Arnold
  • Daisy Anderson
  • Katie Latham
  • Robyn Moon
  • Olivia Miles

Our qualified relays also include:-

  • Conor Lowry (relays)
  • Sam Crabtree (relays)
  • Elloise Clements (relays)
ASA Summer Championships (the next top 20 swimmers for their respective age-groups)
  • Elloise Clements
  • Sam Crabtree
  • Kieran Dale
  • Maisie Macartney
  • Oscar Macartney
  • Josh Lewis
  • Katie Latham
  • Robyn Moon
  • Olivia Miles

Open Water Nationals

  • Finn Bates
  • Oscar Miles
  • Maisie Macartney
  • Lily Jewell
  • Maria Evans
  • Sam Crabtree


Thanet Primary Schools 2017

Primary school save the date

Charity Swimathon

On Sunday 17th July (2pm – 5pm), the club will be hosting, one of our sponsors, McDonalds swimathon.

In its 2nd year, the swimathon is taking place to raise funds for two great charities:-

  • Ronald McDonald House Charity

Ronald McDonald house charity provides free “home away from home” accommodation to families while their children are in hospital. See for more details

  • Swim for all in Thanet

Swim for all provides support to families coping with financial hardship, assisting them to access swim teaching and coaching for their children.

As part of the event, we have a number of swimmers to represent the club. During the event, these swimmers will be swimming 100m at a time to give the McDonalds employees some rest. Each club swimmer will be provided with a voucher for a free McDonalds meal.

If you are interested in assisting at the this event, please contact us.

Summer shutdown

The club will be having its Summer shutdown during the first 2 weeks of August.

Last sessions will be 31st July 2016.

Returning to training on 16th August. (Please see August training schedule, as there is some restricted session planning)

Club photos

The club are very grateful to the efforts of Daivd & Karen Crabtree, who manage the clubs photos on FlickR.

There is some fantastic photos from this years club championships.

If you would like to have access, please email them, quoting your swimmers name and squad.

Club shutdownAugust 1st, 2016
4 days to go.

Flickr Photos

2016-07-09 11.06.03

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2016-07-09 13.36.49


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