News & Media

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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Jul 27th

Emma France completes 2 marathon swims in 7 days!

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Emma France who is a member of our Masters section incredibly swam 2 marathon open water (or should that be ultra marathon) swims in the space of 7 days. On 8 July Emma swam the channel solo for the second time in a time of 12hrs 58mins, a time that is 4hrs 39mins faster than […]

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Jun 24th

Masters Nationals 2014

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The National LC Masters Nationals were held last weekend in Swansea (Wales), where some of our masters swimmers competed against the best in UK. The Guildford City swimmers impressed with some incredible PB swims, Gold medals and even GB & Welsh records. The most successful competitors were Mike Hodgson and Michelle Ware who both broke […]

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Jun 11th

Capital FM Summertime Ball – Silent Auction

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CAPTITAL FM SUMMERTIME BALL Silent Auction for 4 pitch standing tickets Elmbridge Phoenix SC are holding a silent auction for 4 Pitch Standing tickets for the Capital FM Summertime Ball at Wembley Stadium on Saturday 21 June 2014. Gates open 1.30pm, show starts 3.30pm approximate finish 10pm The line-up for this amazing event includes: Pharrell […]

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May 24th

City’s Olympian Marco Loughran is in preparation for this summer’s Commonwealth Games

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After Marco’s brilliant performance at last year’s World Championship Trials, Marco was selected to swim for Wales at this year’s Commonwealth Games which take place in Glasgow on the 24th of July. This will be Marco’s second Commonwealth Games and he will be swimming the 50m and 100m Backstroke as well as leading off the […]

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Nov 30th

Guildford City Open Meet 23rd – 24th November

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  FULL RESULTS – ONLINE FULL RESULTS – PDF Congratulations to Maidenhead Marlins for being the Top Visiting Club – TOP CLUB TOP JUNIOR GIRLS TOP SENIOR GIRLS GIRLS BAGCATS TOP JUNIOR BOYS TOP SENIOR BOYS BOYS BAGCATS    

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Apr 11th

Guildford City Open Meet 27th-28th April

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Taking place on 27th and 28th April 2013 at the Guilford Spectrum. UPDATE: ENTRIES CLOSED AS OF 25TH FEBRUARY. WE ARE NOW FULL. IMPORTANT: THE SCEHDULE HAS CHANGED. THE BOYS 200M BREASTSTOKE HAS NOW MOVED FROM SESSION 2 TO SESSION 1. Final accepted entries – please click here Race Schedule – please click here Qualifying […]

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Apr 9th

County Champs: A Fantastic End as City Steal the Show at the County Relays …

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Sally Williamson County Squad Coach said “this was a fantastic Club performance one of the best ever in the Relays. Of 18 events contested, Guildford won 14 of the Gold medals, backed up with 5 Silver and 7 Bronze”. This final event of the County Championships, the team relays saw over 700 swimmers take part […]

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