Well done to Alex Robinson who has been asked to join phase four of Dartes, Doncaster’s elite training scheme. This is a testament to Alex’s hard work and commitment to swimming and we wish him well. We will see less of him at our training – however, we look forward to seeing back on poolside […]
For a small club we are pleased to say that our numbers are increasing in the Dartes training scheme. We have some established swimmers there – Will Slater, Alex Robinson and Isabelle Clark all in the higher squads and increasing numbers in the initial stages – Erin Napier, Greta Highfield, Grace Woodward, Orlatih Reilly, Frankie […]
As there was no Bridon Shield this year our neighbouring club Armthorpe organised a trophy gala event run on similar lines with four teams competing. For those of you who are not familiar with this gala, this is a team event with each race being a relay race. This meant the swimmers were relying on […]
Swimmer of the Month March 2017 – Charlie Clark & Paige Docherty
B squad – Charlie Clark – one of our younger swimmers, Charlie is developing his skills across all four strokes. Charlie works hard and takes notice of his lane coach and has joined the gala squad knocking off an impressive 8 seconds from his 50m freestyle time the last competition. A squad – Paige Docherty […]
Swimmer of the Month February 2017 – Kendra Sammut & Frankie Ness
B squad – Kendra Sammut – Kendra has a great attitude to training and has made good progress in B squad. Kendra listens to feedback and works hard to make the suggested changes. She is progressing through the squad system and is now in lane 3 (of 4). Well done to Kendra. A squad – […]
To give our coaches a well-earned rest we will not be training on the May Bank Holiday on 29th May – hope you all enjoy the break and that we get some sunshine!
These were held on 28th January 2017 and we had 10 swimmers taking part. It was a fantastic effort by all with everyone coming away with either personal bests (PBs) or medals. It was Jake Andrews’ first gala and he came away with 2 PBs, as did older brother Ryan Andrews who knocked nearly 10 […]
FAO Parents / Guardians This year’s AGM is being held on 7th March 2017 at 7.30 p.m. at Rossington Miner’s Welfare just next door to the pool. Come along to our open evening and hear about what the club is planning for the next 12 months. There are lots of opportunities to volunteer if you […]
A big ‘well done’ goes out to DARTES swimmers Alex Robinson and Will Slater following their qualification for the Yorkshire Championships in February. Good to see that all their effort is paying dividends – check out their results on the DARTES websites. Further updates will also be posted on the Rascals website.
The committee would like to congratulate Alex Robinson for qualifying for the Yorkshire Winter Sprints and achieving 2 new personal bests and Will Slater who has been moved up to phase 4 in Dartes. Keep up the hard work!