Wellingborough Amateur Swimming Club

MASTERS

 Wellingborough Masters training

WASC has an active Masters section of about 50 adult swimmers training and competing following the principle of “Fitness, friendship and fun”. The WASC Masters Section is Swim 21 Accredited at Foundation Level.

 

Training


The Masters section is now evolving to cater for all ability levels from those graduating from adult learn to swim programmes to the ex-age group club star swimmer who has come through a competitive environment. We aim to keep 17 to 24 year old’s (Seniors) swimming.

 

Venue

 

There are 5 training opportunities per week:-

 

Day

Time

Splash Pool, Rushden

Sunday

6:00 – 7:00 p.m.

Waendel Leisure Centre, Wellingborough

Tuesday

6.15 – 7.00 a.m.

Waendel Leisure Centre, Wellingborough

Wednesday

8:00 – 9:00 p.m.

Waendel Leisure Centre, Wellingborough

Thursday

6.15 – 7.00 a.m.

Oundle School Pool

Friday

8.30 – 10.00 p.m.

Click to see the Venues map


Competition:


Over the past 20 years Wellingborough Masters have competed at County, District, National, European and World Championship levels - they’ve even been ’called to the colours’ to represent the Club at C-grade galas!

Since 2006 nine or ten swimmers have regularly competed and enjoyed meeting up with fellow Masters and old friends at the following events:-

  • Guernsey Masters – March
  • Midland District Masters, Leamington Spa – April
  • Barnet Copthall Masters – September
  • Staffordshire Open Masters - September
  • Berks & South Bucks Open Masters, Maidenhead – October.

Some hardy souls have even tried their hand at open water competitions!

 

Come on in, the water’s fine!

 

If you’re interested in joining us, please contact us via the website or ring the telephone number(s) below. Masters visiting or passing through the area  are more than welcome to join us for a swim.  No coach parties please!

  • Jean Thomas, Club Secretary, Tel: 01933 226649
  • Jim Peto, Masters Coach, Tel: 01933 315286

 

Click here to visit the East Midlands ASA Masters section.

 

 

 

 

 

Updated 11/02/14 

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