Fixtures List 2016


9th April- 1st round Diddy league

23rd April- Honda relay gala @ Wellingborough


14th May- 2nd round Diddy league

21st May –Sadie Murray Gala @ Corby


11th June – Fastwater gala @ Wellingborough

18th June – County presentation gala @ Corby

25th June- 3rd round Diddy league


Welcome to Kettering Amateur Swimming Club

Kettering Swimming Club is the premium competitive club within Kettering and the surrounding areas. We are a dynamic and exciting club with a long and proud history. Originally based at the Victoria Baths in Bath Lane Kettering, we moved to our present site on London Road in 1984.

Founded on the 15th of December 1914 the Kettering Men’s Swimming and Water Polo Club had 40 swimmers and 20 committee members. Membership to the club at the time cost 2 shillings and 2 pence (around 12.5p) and pool hire for 1 gala was 1 Guinea (about £1.05). Today’s galas take a minimum of 3 hours pool hire and it costs £60 per hour.



"We were all very proud to see one of our very own KASC swimmers, Bob Apel, featuring high up in the Masters World Rankings for 2015.

Bob achieved 6th in the Men's 70-74 years 100m Breast Stroke and 4th in the 200m Breast Stroke.

 - Congratulations Bob ! "



Following his success at the regional swimming championships Austin's school (KSA) has written an article about him for their website.  




Jacqueline Farrow - Head Coach


Profile to follow soon!



Gemma Simms – Junior Head Coach 

Since the beginning of January 2016 I have taken on the role of Junior Head Coach. Most of you know me as I was previously Assistant Junior Head Coach. Claire wanted to
spend more time at her Sports Therapy Clinic and after
completing my qualifications and Sports Coaching degree I
decided coaching swimming was the career path for me.

I’ve been a member of the club since I was 7 so for
nearly 17 years! I started as a beginner and like many of you worked my way up to the senior squads. I swam in galas, open meets, county, regional and national (Welsh) competitions. 

I am looking forward to spending many more years at the club as a swimmer and
more importantly a coach. The club as a whole is doing fantastically well at the minute and it is great to be a part of that. Onwards and upwards for KASC!




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Latest News

Junior Swimmer of the Month - April 2016

Lucas Giles - Lucas has been awarded Swimmer of the Month due to his hardwork and positive attitude during training. This has meant that he has been able to progress through and complete the Academy stages of KASC in under 6 months. He is always keen to listen in order to improve his strokes and skills and takes on the feedback provided to him by his coaches. Lucas has also recently competed in his first gala and he put in some great performances on the night. Well Done Lucas!


Amelea Hawkes - Amelea has also recently progressed from the Academy to the Development 1. She has taken the increased training load in her stride and always puts in 100% effort at every session. Amelea has worked hard to improve certain aspects of her swimming and is continuing to do so in her new lane. She has also taken part in her first gala and manage exceptionally well with her busy schedule of races! Keep It Up Amelea 

Senior Swimmer of the Month - April 2016

Caleb Ward

Caleb is swimmer of the month for April due to the excellent training attitude he has shown.  Caleb has been motivated and putting in hard work, concentrating on good form and becoming much more competitive. Caleb's training times are coming down quickly.  Well done Caleb, keep up the good work.

Charlotte Mair

Charlotte is always motivated and puts in hard work with exerted effort.  Charlotte also motivates the lane with her impressive focus.  She has put in some really excellent, strong performances in training, especially in breaststroke.  Charlotte continues to improve her butterfly and I am sure it will end up being one of her strongest strokes.   

Kettering Swimming Pool

This 25 metre, 6 lane swimming pool is operated by Parkwood
Leisure, and is situated on London Road in the Centre of Kettering.

Oundle Swimming Pool

This impressive 43.5 metre indoor long course swimming pool is located
in Oundle School and provides a fantastic training facility for the club.

Water Polo

The KASC Water Polo team train out of Kettering Swimming Pool.

If you want to join the club please contact us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  to arrange a free assessment