Qualifying Times 
County
All Ages:450 
Regional
Age Group:85 
Youth:
Short Course:
National
Age Group:
Youth:
Team Sharks Club Summer Shut Down
Remember the club is on shut down Monday 6th - Sunday 19th August. All sessions start back on Monday 20th August 2018.

Coaches / volunteers will be off their emails and will reply to any queries on Monday 20th August.

For enquiries of joining Sharks please still contact us and we will book you in on our return on Monday 20th August.

We hope you all have a lovely break and thank you for all the support this season! #TeamSharks
Swim England National Champs 2018 50m Breast Final
Well done Izzy 10th place in the 17 and over age group for the 50m breaststroke you did us proud! #nationalfinalist #EnglishNationals

Swim England National Champs 2018 50m Breast
Well done Ellie for gaining 15th place in the 14-year-old age group for the 50m Breaststroke in her first English Nationals!!!!

Swim England National Champs 2018 800m Free
Well done Robin came 9th in the 18 year old 800m free with a new PB at English Nationals.

Swim England National Champs 2018 1500m Free
Well done to Felix who gained 14th place in the 17-year-old age group in the 1500m Free after swimming the 5k Open Water on Monday!!
Swim England National Champs 2018 200m Breast

Well done to Daniel for gaining 12th place in the 15-year-old age group for the 200m breast in his first at English Nationals.

#TeamSharks

Swim England National Open Water Festival 2018

Well done Felix! 

Finishing 7th in the 17-18 age group 5k, which is really good for result for his age! He beat some really tough opposition - some of the top 1500m swimmers, and pretty much everyone who came in in front of him was a GB swimmer!

Swim England National Masters Open Water 2018
Well done to Chris Proud who competed in the 1.5k Open Water Nationals in the Masters Category and came 15th!!!
British Championships 2018
Well done to Isabelle Callaghan who came 20th in the 17 year old age group for 200m breast stroke at British Summer Championships.
Channel Swim!

A huge well done to our Master's swimmer Sarah Jane who completed a two-person relay swim from Dover to France with her friend Janine.

Sarah Jane & Janine started at 03:46 and landed exactly 12 hours later. Both having completed three x two hour swims! Sarah Jane is now enjoying a well earned holiday!

Well done Ladies we are so proud! #TeamSharks


Scottish Nationals 2018
Well done Becca for representing Team Sharks at the Scottish Nationals 2018 in the 1500m Freestyle. Becca has a new PB 19.51.94 and came 5th in the 12/13 age group.
Midlands Open Water 2018! Team Sharks!!
Well done to Felix ( 1st) and Robin (2nd) in the 5k Male 17/18 year old (West Midlands Region) Midlands Open Water! Good luck for National Open Water later on in the month!

Well done to Keana for also representing Sharks in the 3k 14 years and gaining 9th Place for the West Midlands Region at Midlands Open Water!

Officials

Congratulations to our growing Band of Officials!

  • Judge Level 2: Joanne Callaghan
  • Judge Level 1: Dave Bartlett, Steve Goldsbrough, Veronica Ristov & Craig Morrison.
  • Time Keepers: Carol Taylor, Lara Forbes, Monica Orenes, Nil Lukic, Claire Prescott, Louise Greenall, Alison Ireland & Susie Wood

A big thanks to Julie Brear for all her support!!



Congratulations!
Well done to Leah and Charlotte for being selected to represent Warwickshire in the Bedfordshire Inter-County gala being held on Sunday 16th September 2018!

The girls have also been selected to attend the Regional Camps in September, October and November! Well done girls #TeamSharks


Great North Swim 10k

Well done to Sarah Jane and Chris for representing Team Sharks at the Great North Swim 10k!

All results can be found here.


#TeamSharks #Masters #openwater

Team Sharks Communication
Keep updated!

Here is a reminder that as well as emailing out to the club and placing information on the Team Sharks website, we also use other social media platforms and here they are.

https://www.facebook.com/sharkscompetitive/

https://www.facebook.com/StratfordSharksMasters/

https://www.facebook.com/sharksacademygroup/

@TeamSharksASC
National Qualifiers for Team Sharks
Team Sharks,

We have some fantastic news to share.

Officially today we have the following swimmers qualify to compete at National Level and represent Team Sharks.

This year's following swimmers are: -

Isabelle Callaghan - British Championships - 200m Breaststroke (Senior Performance)

Daniel Cox - English Nationals - 200m Breaststroke (Senior Performance)
Ellie Harsant - English Nationals - 50m Breaststroke ( Junior Performance)
Felix Gallagher - English Nationals - 1500m Freestyle ( Senior Performance)
Isabelle Callaghan - English Nationals - 50m Breaststroke ( Senior Performance)
Robin Hughes - English Nationals - 800m Freestyle ( Senior Performance)

Elinôr Bird - Welsh Nationals - 50m, 100m, 200m Breaststroke, 200m IM, 400m IM (Senior Performance)

Rebecca Morrison - Scottish Nationals - 1500m Freestyle (Junior Performance)

Well done for to all the hard work it really has paid off!! We are so proud!!

Thank you for all the continued support for the Team Sharks programme this year and we will keep everyone up to date on the performances throughout the National events!

Kind Regards
Kim Mortimer
Head Coach

Squad Coach Vacancy
Stratford Sharks Swimming Club, based in Stratford-upon-Avon, has a part time vacancy for a senior squad coach to join our team, working between 5 and 7 hours per week. We are a forward thinking, ambitious, competitive club with SwimMark status.

Your main responsibility will be to act as senior competitive and masters squad coach and deliver high quality coaching in line with the club development plan and macro training cycle.

The ideal applicant will:

  • Deliver regular weekly training sessions, including weekends.
  • Take a situational approach to swimmers, adopting different coaching styles where necessary.
  • Build a two way relationship with swimmers
  • Attend competitions where squad members are competing
  • Hold a coaching qualification - Level 1 working towards Level 2.
  • Most importantly be enthusiastic, self-motivated and be an excellent communicator.

Please send applications with CV to: headcoach@stratfordsharksasc.co.uk
Sharks - Masters
Team Sharks NJL Final 2018
Junior League Final 2018 taking place on Saturday 8th September 2018 at Wolverhampton Central Baths Bath Ave, Wolverhampton WV1 4EG.

Warm up is 5.45pm and start is 6.30pm. We would like all Sharks to be at the pool no later than 5pm to have a Team Photo.

Banbury Lido Sessions
Banbury Lido Sat Morning sessions started on Sat 2nd June 2018 7.30-9am and will run through until Sat 2nd Sept 2018 (excluding our shutdown - 11th & 18th Aug). This session is for swimmers who normally swim on Sat 5.30-7am at SLC.

Juniors/ JDS will also be able to swim 8-9am at Banbury Lido on the following dates:

Sat 25th August 8am-9am
Sat 1st September 8am - 9am

These sessions will replace the Sat lunchtime sessions on the same days, and will give Junior swimmers the opportunity to train in a 50m pool in preparation for the CoC Sprints in September.
Sharks Club Picnic
Team Sharks details will be sent out about the club picnic after the shut down. There is a change of date to the 23rd September please but the date in your diaries!
100 Club - August
Congratulations to the following winners

1st 67 – Kelly Bennett - £25.00
2nd 18 – Emma Hubbard - £10.00
3rd 29– Darren Grey - £5.00

If you would like to join our 100club contact 100club@stratfordsharksasc.co.uk
Timetable Changes Sept 2018

As communicated earlier:

Timetable effective 1st Sept 2018

Club Shop Online!

You can visit our club shop page to see all our fast kit, just select what you need, then click on the basket icon within checkout, and collect your items from the club desk on a Friday night, payment will be taken by GoCardless DD.

Any queries please email us