Our Club - Fun, Fitness and Friendship
The Ruislip Northwood Masters Swimming Club is for adult swimmers who wish to continue swimming in a competitive environment. The club was established in 1989 with the first training session coached by Ron Gilder.
Currently we have 50 members, ages ranging from 18 to 80+.
Our Club encompasses the whole range of ability from casual fitness swimming to highly organised competitive swimming. To qualify as a 'masters' swimmer you need to be 25 years of age or over, but there are also a number of competitions for younger adults above the age of 18.
The RNSC Masters' motto is fitness, fun and friendship, and we have done our best to foster all three of these masters priorities. As adults we are forced to fit training around the 'real world' therefore each and every swimmer sets their own manageable goals. Swimming is great for improving fitness generally and this may be the simple goal of many members; other swimmers look to compete and therefore wish to improve their stroke technique and times.
RNSC thanks Club Secretary for over 20 years' service
Chairman Andy Blackwell presents Jill Kirner with a bouquet
After more than twenty years serving the Club as Secretary, Jill has stepped down to enjoy her swimming more. She will still be helping Penny Cook, our new secretary, with membership enquiries and records. Members said thanks for all her work on their behalf at the AGM on 19 September at Merchant Taylors' Clubhouse.
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Club Members information:
Forthcoming competitions: Entries close on Friday 6 November for the Barnet 1500m Masters Meet on Saturday 21 & Sunday 22 November 2015 at Barnet Copthall Pool, Champions Way, Hendon NW4 1PX
In 2016, the Isle of Wight Masters Meet will be held on Saturday 30 January at the Medina Leisure Centre in Newport. The entry pack has now been circulated and is available on the IoW Marlins website.
The dates for the Guernsey Open Masters Meet are Friday 15 to Sunday 17 April 2016. The entry form for this event is available on the ASA website events calendar.
Next Committee Meeting: Sunday 6 December 2015. Please let your lane representative have any items that you would like them to raise on your behalf.
Please contact your lane representative or any member of the Club Committee should you require further information on any of the above.
RNSC Masters offers more than just training: we would like to think of ourselves as not only team members but friends which hopefully makes turning up about more than just the training.
We hold regular social events to encourage everyone to get together, get to know each other and enjoy themselves.
We organise trips to competitions at home and abroad and regularly participate in a number of Masters meets.
RNSC Masters hold four training sessions a week at two different pools in Bushey and Northwood. We are open to new members and you are welcome to "come and try it" at up to three of our sessions free of charge. Please contact us to find out more.
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Meet Reports & Gallery
- Barnet Distance Meet 12 Jul 2015
- Middlesex Masters Meet 2015
- Norfolk Meet 16th May 2015
- NewMarket Meet 2015
- Isle of Wight Feb 2015
- Newmarket April 2014
- Guernsey April 2014
- Isle of Wight Feb 2014
- Cardiff Masters
- MCASA- June 2013
- GUERNSEY - April 2013
- Isle of Wight 2013
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- British Swimming - Full list of UK Masters Competitions
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