Fixtures

Fixtures List 2016

April

9th April- 1st round Diddy league

23rd April- Honda relay gala @ Wellingborough

May

14th May- 2nd round Diddy league

21st May –Sadie Murray Gala @ Corby

June

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 ! "

Bob

 

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

 

Coaches

 

Jacks

Jacqueline Farrow - Head Coach

 

Profile to follow soon!

 

Gemma

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

Swimmer of the Month - June

Leon Sellars

Leon has been gradually improving his commitment and effort resulting in some super-fast times.  All of his strokes are improving.  Leon must work towards being the hardest trainer in the lane so pbs are guaranteed.  Concentrating on technique will see some incredible times in the coming year Leon.

 

FAMILY FUN DAY - URGENT

We have been informed by Wicksteed Park that we can have a reduced parking rate on the 16th July for the family fun day. However, we need to know the numbers of car parking tickets needed in advance so if you have decided to come then please let us know BEFORE TUESDAY so that we can reserve car parking. Either reply to club sec or see Carol, Jo or Teresa  on Sunday or Monday at the sessions.

Of course, you can still come if you haven’t let us know by then but car park prices will be at the normal rate.

Regards

Club sec


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

 

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