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18th November 2019

Presentation Night & Disco 22 Nov

Presentation evening will take place at Arnold Hill Academy Auditorium on Friday 22 November 2019 from 6.30 - 8.00 pm - address: Gedling Road, Nottingham NG5

After Party and Disco follows at the Arnold Liberal Club from 8.30 - 11.00 pm
1 West Street, Arnold NG5 7DB

Swimmers you’ve done the hard work now it’s time to be rewarded.
Presentation night is the night when anyone who competed at Club Championships even in just one race get recognition for their hard work, some swimmers will receive trophies for coming 1st overall in their age group races, some swimmers will receive plaques for 2nd to 6th placing in age group races and anyone not placing as above but taking part will receive a medal.

28th September 2019

Club Championships Day 3 Programme

Please find the Programme for Day 3 of our Annual Club Championships here.

14th September 2019

Club Championships Day 1 Programme

Please find the Programme for Day 1 of our Annual Club Championships here.

25th July 2019

REMINDER Special General Mtg - 25 July - 7pm

DATE – Thursday, 25 July 2019
TIME – 7.00-7.30 pm
VENUE – Arnold Library – Meeting Room (Accessed via ALC Leisure Centre Reception)

All members are invited to attend a Special General Meeting of Arnold SC to approve the proposed revision of the Club's Constitution and Rules in line with Swim England recommendations

24th July 2019

August Training Schedule

Changes to training schedule for August ONLY
No FRIDAY night training for any squad - plus following changes:

Effective Thursday 1st of August

18:30 - 19:30 Development & Junior Performance.
19:30 - 20:30 Performance

NOTE: NO sessions on 26 August due to bank Holiday

18:30 - 19:30 Development & Junior Performance
19:30 - 20:30 Performance

19:00 - 20:00 Development & Junior Performance
20:00 - 21:00 Performance

18:30 - 19:30 Development & Junior Performance
19:30 - 20:30 performance



Normal training schedule resumes Monday 1 September

24th July 2019

2019 Club Champs

It is expected by our coaching staff that every member should aim to take part in our 2019 Club Championships

Dates: Sundays: 15 & 29 September @ Hucknall - Warm Up 8:30am
Plus Wed 25 September for 400m FREE only at 6.30pm at ALC

Entry system open NOW - log in via the members site
Development and Junior Performance should speak to Dave or Alishia about which events to enter - Performance Squad speak to your Lane Coach

24th July 2019

Drowning Prevention Session

Well done to all club swimmers who took part in our Drowning Prevention Session on Tuesday 23 July

Remember treat water with respective and keep yourselves safe especially during the holidays and in waters outside of the pool

23rd July 2019

Gala/Diary Dates for September

Saturday 7 September - Sports Centre Round 4
Invites via Teamer if applicable

Sunday 15 September - 1st session Club Champs
Hucknall 8:30am Warm up

Saturday 21 September - Sports Centre Round 5
Invites via Teamer if applicable

Tuesday 25 September - 400m Free
Club Champs event @ Arnold LC 6.30 pm warm up

Saturday 28 September - Stage 2 Round 1
Invites via Teamer if applicable

Sunday 29 September - Final session Club Champs
Hucknall 8:30 am warm up

5th July 2019

Special General Meeting - 25 July 7.00 pm Arnold Library

DATE – Thursday, 25 July 2019
TIME – 7.00-7.30 pm
VENUE – Arnold Library – Meeting Room (Accessed via ALC Leisure Centre Reception)

All member are invited to attend a Special General Meeting of Arnold SC to approve the proposed revision of the Club's Constitution and Rules in line with Swim England Recommendations

If you require a copy of the proposed Constitution in advance of the meeting please click here.

7th June 2019

URGENT Membership Renewal 7 June

Deadline for renewal returns is Friday 7th of June if you have any issues meeting this deadline for collection or renewal please contact us via reply email to make us aware

After the 7th June any uncollected forms without contact will be destroyed
If you don’t wish to renew please let us know so we can destroy the form

Any swimmer wishing to swim after Friday 7th June MUST have their completed form returned and payment made

7th June 2019

2019 Club Championships

A date for your diary:

2019 Club Championships - Sunday's 15 & 29 September 2019

Watch out for more information and application process

4th April 2019

Officers/Committee 2019/20

The following were elected as Officers and Committee members for the Club for 2019/20:

Kelly Bodycott (Chair)
Harriett Hawkins (Treasurer)
Jill Palmer (Secretary)
Natalie Bacon
Sharon Caine
Lorraine Connellan
Heather Easton
Dawn Ferguson
David Fortescue
Rachel Keetley
Sue Paget
Amanda Walker

President – Bill Hopkins
Welfare Officer – Joanne Green

We still have vacancies on the committee – if you wish to be involved please contact Kelly Bodycott

4th April 2019

AGM Update


Training Fees
Due to increases in pool hire fees by local authorities, training fees to be increased by £1 per month and Voucher Scheme also to increase by £1

NOVA Development fees to remain unchanged

Annual Membership costs to remain the same as 2018
Renewal due by 1 June 2019 - membership renewal forms to be available from 1 May

Club – Review
Another very successful year with a record numbers of County Qualifying times and (non-NOVA) Regional Qualifiers.

County swims resulted in 29 Gold, 16 Silver and 13 Bronze awards.

Internationally the Club has 3 swimmers competing for GB and/or Barbados.

Consistent achievements at local galas and leagues finishing:
top 10 at the Derby & Notts Junior League
4th in Div 2 of the Sports Centre League
Notts ASA - 2nd and 3rd place finishes in the Stage 1,
4th overall in Stage 2, and 5th overall in Stage 3.

Arena League - finished 12th out of 24 clubs

Thanks extended to all those who volunteer behind the scenes, on poolside as officials and the coaching staff for their continued support and commitment.

Swim Mark
Congratulations and thanks to everyone who helped with the Swim Mark FULL Re-accreditation - especially Amanda Walker and Sue

25th March 2019

AGM - 2 April @ 7pm - no training session on this date

Dear Member
You are invited to attend

TUESDAY – 2 APRIL 2019 – 7.00 PM
(NOTE: there are no training sessions on this date)

Agenda will include election of committee/officers, proposed changes to training fees and review of 2018

ALL members welcome

24th March 2019

Dates for your Diary

There will be NO TRAINING SESSIONS on the following dates:

Tuesday, 2 April
Due to Club's AGM at 7.00 pm at Beckhampton Road Church
ALL members welcome to attend

Friday, 19 April
Easter - Good Friday - Pool Closed

Monday, 22 April
Easter - Easter Monday - Pool Closed

7th February 2019

Ernehale Open Meet 9/10 March 2019

ASC's own Open Meet the Ernehale takes place on 9/10 March 2019 at Hucknall Leisure Centre

If you can volunteer some of your time to help your Club during this weekend, either on poolside or behind the scenes then please contact Kelly Bodycott ASAP

7th February 2019

A date for your diary 2019 Club Championships

2019 Club Championships will take place on 15 and 29 September 2019 at Hucknall Leisure Centre

Please keep a note in your diary - full details on the event and how to enter will be released during the summer

7th February 2019

2019 AGM - 2 April 2019 - 7.00 pm

Please note that the Club's 2019 AGM will take place on Tuesday, 2 April 2019 at Beckhampton Road Church from 7.00 pm
(Note there will be no training sessions on this date)

ALL members are welcome and encouraged to attend

Agenda will include election to Officer positions (Chair, Secretary & Treasurer and Club Committee), financial accounts including any changes to fees and general overview of the club

If you are interested in being part of the Committee or other capacity then please speak to Kelly Bodycott, we would love to hear your ideas and welcome assistance in running the club.

6th February 2019

Congratulations - SwimMark Essential Re-accreditation

Congratulations to Club members who have been working furiously for months behind the scenes to ensure that ASC achieved Swim England's SwimMark Essential re-accreditation (quality mark for clubs)

SwimMark accreditation, formerly called swim21, is Swim England’s quality standard for clubs. It recognises high standards of governance, sustainability and effectiveness

ASC's award was confirmed by Swim England on 14 December 2018

Thank to all those involved for their time and commitment