News & Media

Jun 26th

Steve Middleton – Says Farewell as he Retires as Chairman after 20+ years in the Club

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Heartfelt thanks were given to Steve Middleton at the AGM as he retired as Chairman of the Club after more than 20 years as a member having spent most of his time on the Committee, even holding the office as chairman twice! Steve has been a major part of the amazing transformation of the Club, […]

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Jun 22nd

ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING RESULT – HISTORY IN THE MAKING!!

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Many thanks to all the parents who attended the Annual General Meeting last night and to all those who sent in proxy votes in advance of the meeting. We are delighted to announce an overwhelming response to the election of the new Trustees and Directors for 2018-19 with each nominee receiving over 200 votes each, […]

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Jun 9th

International Olympic Committee Produces Short Film & Includes a Guildford City Swimmer at SSP – See Link

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A two minute film has been launched as part of a social media campaign that the IOC is running leading up to Olympic Day on the 23rd of June and onwards to an Olympism In Action Forum in October. The film is about Olympism and what it means to the IOC and asks what it means […]

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Jun 4th

End of an Era – Sally Williamson Retires and Thanks her Guildford City Family…

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Sally Williamson had a wonderful send off from her Guildford City family as they all came together to wish her a very long and happy retirement!  However all is not lost as Sally will be returning to help out on a voluntary basis, fitting it around her busy family life with all the grandchildren! Sally […]

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Jun 1st

More Success @ Regional Champs

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The second of two South East Regional Age Group Championship weekends took place on 26th and 27th May 2018 at K2 Leisure Centre, Crawley. Once again, Guildford City’s Swimming Club’s younger competitive swimmers took on their peers from across the South East region. The first events of this second weekend were the alternate distance freestyle […]

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Jun 1st

Louise Bressler Selected for SER Programme

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Congratulations to Regional Squad swimmer Louise Bressler and her Coaches Matthew Smart & Riaan Steyn for her selection to the the 2018 Swim England South East Region Athlete Development programme. As a result of her success at the recent South East Regional Championships Louise is one of only 18 girls honoured with this selection. Great […]

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May 31st

Lewis Dunford Gets Swim England Coaching Call Up !

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Congratulations to National Age Group Lead Coach Lewis Dunford who has been appointed Head Coach on the National Development Programme (formerly Phase 1) The programme will take place on 15th September 2018 – Wycombe Leisure Centre 20th October 2018– Surrey Sport Guildford 11th November 2018 – Wycombe Leisure Centre Swimmers will be selected following the […]

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May 27th

Richard Garfield & Steve Wadey 20 Years Leading the Club !

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Congratulations to Chief Coach Richard Garfield & Academy Lead Coach Steve Wadey who are both celebrating their 20 year anniversary with Guildford City. The Club has come so far from those early days. In 1998 Guildford City was ranked 10th in the Surrey County Championships, mired in the second division of the Speedo League (later […]

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May 26th

Dan Donovan Swim England Call Up !

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Congratulations to Dan Donovan & his Coaches Lewis Dunford & Jo Tierney for Dan’s selection to the Swim England Talent International Open Water Swimming Festival in Mallorca Spain. Dan will compete in the Colonia Classic in the 5k event over the May Bank Holiday weekend. Good luck Dan !

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May 20th

NEW LEAD COACH FOR INTER SQUAD

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We are delighted to announce that George Kalinov will be taking over as the lead coach of Inter Squad from September 2018.  George has been coaching in Guildford’s Academy since he joined the Club in 2016 working alongside various lead coaches. George has been swimming since the age of seven and has won many national […]

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