Yorkshire Champs February 2019

Yorkshire Champs February 2019

The latest round of the Yorkshire Championships concluded some months ago after 3 weekends of action. After a hiatus of a year, regular readers had probably hoped that lengthy championship reports had been canned as an act of mercy. No such luck I’m afraid. The hiatus was caused by technology issues which are now resolved,…

YOUR SWIM SQUAD NEEDS YOU!

YOUR SWIM SQUAD NEEDS YOU!

This year we have a large number of our committee who will be stepping down for the final time as their swimmers will be leaving squad so we are looking for new members to join the committee. Please take a look at the attached job descriptions and see what is involved. (The only job that…

National Pride for TSS 2018

National Pride for TSS 2018

The 2018 edition of the British Swimming Championships has just concluded, with three Tad swimmers, Tom Carswell, Ellie Walker and Abby Parkinson, in action. There are a fair few flavours of “national” events in swimming, and this event is at the top of the pile, serving as the selection gala for the GB senior and…

Yorkshire Champs February 2018

Yorkshire Champs February 2018

      The Yorkshire Champs have just concluded, spread over three weekend at Leeds and Sheffield. As a result of further progress since last year by the swimmers, there has been “grade inflation” to the extent that PBs and qualifying times for NERs etc. are no longer enough to warrant an individual mention as…

National Success for Tadcaster

National Success for Tadcaster

Despite the start of the new football season, the really big sporting news in the last week or so has been the Tadcaster campaign in the summer national championships at Ponds Forge. Tom Carswell flew the flag on his own for Tadcaster last year, but this year had company as Ellie Walker and Abby Parkinson…