Rascals News Archive
During lockdown, your Rossington coaching team along with committee members (C&C) had time to reflect and discuss options for improving parts of the swimming pathway in Rossington and Doncaster as a whole. During those discussions the C&C had a discussion with Doncaster Dartes to look in-depth at what a merged-club pathway might look like and […]
We are indeed grateful to be returning to a pool so soon after the Government gave the green light for pools to open, thanks in no small part to the fantastic effort by DCLT. Several of our neighbouring areas have not been so lucky and don’t currently have any return date to work towards and […]
C squad annual gala is this Friday (12th October). This will finish around 8 p.m. so A & B squad will train together from 8 until 9.15. Next week we have our A & B squad galas on Monday and Friday (15th & 19th). Due to the running times there will be no C […]
Today’s gala was a challenge as we were short on swimmers for various reasons (including a local football tournament) but those of you who were able to be there were awesome. We had 17 swimmers (to give some perspective the optimum for a team gala is 48) who between them achieved a fantastic 42 personal […]
Well done to everyone who took part in the Swimathon. 82 swimmers took part over two nights of 45 minute continuous swims covering 5480 lengths (137,000 metres) between them! Most lengths over both nights was 210 for A squad, 130 for B and 90 for C. Over one night it was 120 for A, 76 […]
What a day at the B Grade – absolutely fantastic effort from everyone. We had 8 swimmers there who achieved 22 personal best, 14 medals, 4 speeding tickets, one top girl age group and 10th place overall as a club. Well done everyone – keep up the good work!
Congratulations and well done to Alice McClay who recently passed her Level 1 teaching qualification.
The last swim for the year is Friday 22nd December. We will reopen again Monday 8th January. Rossington ASC would like to wish all of our swimmers, coaches, parents, volunteers and sponsors a very Merry Christmas and Best Wishes for 2018!
Friday 8th December 2017 sees our second C & B squad gala in conjunction with Armthorpe Club. This is open to all C & B squad swimmers and is run as an open meet where swimmers compete in their age group for medals. Events are 50m free, 25m back and a mixed free relay event […]
Rossington Rascals presentation evening and Christmas party is on 9th December 2017. Come along for an evening of celebration where annual awards are presented and swimmers can receive their medals from the annual gala. There is plenty of festive fun including our traditional games of ‘play your card right’ and ‘stand up bingo’. Enjoy the […]