The Academy New

The Academy – We Welcome All Abilities!

Next Academy Trials – Guildford Spectrum – Tuesday 21 February 2017

Next Awards Week – 6 to 12 February 2017 – Front Crawl



• Help children become “water safe”academy-pool-pic-2
• Improve and develop swimming skills.
• Become proficient and legal in all four strokes.
• Youngsters aged 4 to 15 years old.
• Offering both Competitive & Development Streams.
• Selection of a wide range of weekly training options.
• ½ hour to 6 hour slots available every week.
• 6 convenient locations.
• Expert and caring ASA qualified and DBS certified teachers.
• Unique motivational termly Awards Scheme.
• Hundreds of graduates go on to success at Surrey County level and beyond.
• All abilities are welcomed.


The Academy is considered to be one of the best swim schools in England taking a nurturing approach to an individual’s personal development. We have been the National Arena League Junior Champions 2014, 2015 & 2016.

The acquisition of basic aquatic skills is spread over a suitable period and therefore accomplished with minimized pressure.

Membership is facilitated by swim trial and invitation and is renewed at the Club’s discretion each term.



• Guildford Spectrum
• Cranmore School
• Guildford High
• St. Catherine’s School
• Notre Dame School
• Surrey Sports Park



To join Guildford City or arrange a trial contact:


Jan Griffiths
Joint Academy Head Coach
Tel: (02392) 351425

Steve Wadey
Joint Academy Head Coach
Junior County Lead Coach
Tel: 07801 652424

Paul France
Deputy to Joint Heads of Academy
Tel: 07597 577882

Sarah Calpin
Junior Development
Notre Dame St.Cats. & Cranmore Lead Coach
Tel: 07902 097664

Matt Smart
Jr Competitive Development Lead Coach
Tel: 07807 741842

Sam Tierney
Sunday Spectrum
Lead Coach
Tel: 07738 762311