Monthly Archives: August 2015

Gala Entry Closing Dates

COMAST Manchester International Meet Friday 4th of September.

Blackpool Lights Friday 25th  of September.

Preston Christmas Countdown Friday 9th October

Stockport Metro Friday 17th of October.

Please pass your entries onto Natalie & remember to add £1 admin fee to your entry.

All entry packs can be found on the following link.


Best ever Nationals for Bobcats

Burnley Bobcats took 14 swimmers to compete at this years British and National Summer Championships, the championships were held over a 2 week period at Ponds Forge, Sheffield.

Between the 14 swimmers they reached an amazing 16 finals between them, bringing home 1 Gold (Katie Rennolds 400m Free) 2 Silver (William Beavan 100m free, Katie Rilett-Young 400m free) & 1 Bronze (Katie Rennolds 50m Free).

Bobcats Finalists Included:

Katie Rennolds 100m, 200m, 800m Free… Continue reading

KRY wins Silver at ASA Summer Nationals

Katie Rillet-Young qualified for the final of the S6 Multiclasification 400m freestyle, in the final KRY swam an amazing PB {6min 11.47 secs} to come home in Silver Medal position, KRY only missed out on the Gold Medal by 3 classification points.

Well Done KRY.



Seal wins Gold & Bronze at ASA Summer Nationals

Katie Rennolds qualified for the final in both the 400m freestyle and 50 metre freestyle.

In the 400m free final Seal swam an amazing last 100m / 50m to touch home 1st place & take gold with a PB of 4 min.18.59 secs

During the same session Seal then had to swim in the final of the 50m freestyle, swimming in the splash and dash final Seal swam another PB coming home… Continue reading

Beaver Wins Silver at ASA Summer Nationals

William Beavan qualified for the final of the 100 metre freestyle, in the final Beaver swam an awesome 2nd 50m to come in 2nd place & take Silver with a PB of 52.47 Seconds.

Well done Beaver!


Phased Training Details

Phased training will start on the 24th of August and will be as follows for Regional & National Squads.

Monday 24th – 5.30pm – 7.30pm (No Gym)

Wednesday 26th – 5.30pm – 7.30pm (No Gym)

Thursday 27th – 6.00pm – 8.00pm

Friday 28th – 5.30pm – 7.30pm

No training Bank Holiday

Full training for all Squads commences Tuesday 1st of September.

Please note the Regional squad will be training at the Padiham Pool 6pm – 8pm.

Manchester COMAST International Meet Entry Pack

Date: Saturday 24th October 2015 – Sunday 25th October 2015


Manchester Aquatics Centre

2 Booth Street


M13 9SS

Facility: 25 meter, 8 Lane, constant 2 meter water depth deck level pool with anti wave lane ropes, continuous 25m, 6 lane warm up/swim down facilities. Omega electronic timing with electronic display, Hytek meet software.


50m, 100m, 200m, 400m, 800m and 1500m Freestyle

50m, 100m,… Continue reading