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Oct 27th

City’s Masters Produce Outstanding Results in Sheffield

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The British Master’s SC Championships were held in Sheffield over the weekend of 23-25 October. City’s masters once again competed successfully with the best in Britain. The weekend saw a number of outstanding swims including many personal bests, medals and GB records. In the men’s races, Mike Hodgson impressed with 3 great British Records; 50m […]

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Oct 6th

MASTERS OUT IN FORCE AT THE WEEKEND

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A number of Guildford’s master swimmers took part in competitions at the weekend. The South East Regional Short Course Championships took place on Saturday 3rd October and we had a number of first and second places in their age groups: Roger Billing had 3 firsts and 1 second. James McCormick had one first and one […]

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Sep 17th

7 gold medals and 3 world records for Jodie Cox

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Guildford City Masters swimmer, Jodie Cox has returned from the World Transplant Games in Argentina with an impressive 7 gold medals and 3 world records. This year was the 20th edition of the games, and the first time it’s been held in South America. Held every two years, the games are the ‘Olympics’ for transplanted […]

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Jul 3rd

Guildford City Masters At Their Best …

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A record number of 176 swimmers took part in this year’s Surrey Masters Championship held in Surrey Sports Park. Guildford City swimmers once more showed quality swims and great team spirit. Mike Hodgson recorded a new GB Masters Record on 100Br (1.07.37). All swimmers performed on their best best, achieving PB’s which lead to the […]

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Jun 24th

RICHARD GARFIELD HONOURED WITH TITLE OF HONORARY LIFE VICE PRESIDENT OF SURREY COUNTY ASA AT THEIR COUNCIL MEETING

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Richard was given the title at a Meeting of the Surrey County ASA Council Meeting last night by the County’s President. In the citation before the award Jim Boucher the County Secretary gave a synopsis of Richard’s many achievements: Richard took over as Head Coach of Guildford City in 1998, when the Club was heavily […]

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Jun 16th

Great swims by Guildford City Masters @ British Masters LC Championships

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During this year’s British Masters Championship LC held in Manchester, Guildford City swimmers competed against some of the best masters in Britain and produced some impressive swims. The results of those swims include 3 British Records, 12 Gold, 4 Silver, 2 Bronze and a heap of PB’s. Ian Surrage Gold 50 and 100 Breaststroke. Mike […]

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May 22nd

Guildford City swim the Atlantic for The Multiple Sclerosis Trust

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From 31st May to the 6th June swimmers from Guildford City will be swimming the Atlantic!  Click here for more details and how to join in.

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Dec 18th

Congratulations to Jan and Steve appointed as the Joint Heads of the Academy

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Congratulations to Steve Wadey and Jan Griffiths who have been appointed as the Joint Leaders of the Academy following Sue Barney’s retirement. Steve will continue to run the Junior County Squad and also lead the HPS Camps and Clinics. Jan will continue to lead Junior Development alongside her Academy duties. They will take up the […]

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Oct 10th

Master Swimmer Jim Boucher 25 km Swim

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Take one well-fed Irishman, coat him in grease and sunblock, simmer in hot water for nine hours or 25 km, garnish with a garland of olive leaves and you’re ready to present him with his medal. That’s basically the story of a 25km marathon swim added in the summer to GCSC Masters Swimmer Jim Boucher’s list of open water achievements. The swim […]

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Aug 12th

15th Fina World Masters Championships 3 – 10 August

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Whilst the Age Group and Youth Championships were running in Sheffield, Michael Hodgson who trains with NAYSS has been competing in the Master’s events in Montreal which took place between 3rd and 10th August. Michael broke two British Records and secured two Silver medals. 50 Breast 2nd 30.84 200 Breast 2nd 2:35.72 (British record) 100 […]

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