1. Your stress is contagious As a parent it is so important to not feel anxious about how your child may deal with a training session or competing at a meet. Let the swimmer develop their managing skills to overcome tricky situations. Of course, support them with guidance and advice but it is so important… Continue reading ESC – Supporting Our Swimmers through Competition: A Parents’ Guide
On Saturday 4th May our swimmers travelled to Redditch Abbey Stadium to compete in the 4th Round of PGL. Potentially, just turning up to compete would secure the club its first appearance in the PGL final for 4 years but our swimmers excelled themselves once again against tough opposition. On the evening our swimmers recorded… Continue reading Evesham reach the PGL Final for the first time since 2015
ESC MALE PGL CAPTAIN NAME: Samuel Parker FAVOURITE STROKE: Butterfly FAVOURITE COMPETITIVE EVENT: 100m Butterfly GREATEST SWIMMING ACHIEVEMENT TO DATE: Swimming 100m Butterfly at Counties WHAT DO YOU WANT TO ACHIEVE IN 2019: To go sub 01:12.00 in 100m Butterfly & sub 01:19.00 in 100m Breaststroke.
ESC MALE VICE CAPTAIN NAME: William Green NICKNAME: Will FAVOURITE STROKE: Butterfly FAVOURITE COMPETITIVE EVENT: Summer Champs GREATEST SWIMMING ACHIEVEMENT TO DATE: Winning the U11 overall trophy at the Summer & Winter Champs. WHAT DO YOU WANT TO ACHIEVE IN 2019: To gain some County Times.
ESC CLUB MALE CAPTAIN NAME: Toby Vale NICKNAME: Tobes FAVOURITE STROKE: Backstroke FAVOURITE COMPETITIVE EVENT: Gloucester Summer Meet OR Soundwell Autumn Meet GREATEST SWIMMING ACHIEVEMENT TO DATE: The 63 medals I've won at open meets and reaching the counties 5 times. WHAT DO YOU WANT TO ACHIEVE IN 2019: Gain a district time in 50m… Continue reading Meet Our Captains…. Part 1
What an amazing night at Perdiswell Leisure Centre. On Saturday 12th January, 40 swimmers competed for the club with everyone performing to the best of their ability. What a difference 12 months makes! PGL Captains, Sam Parker and Bryony Tustin, set the tone for the evening in the 100 IM in the 13/14 Years age… Continue reading PGL Round 1 – Sat 12th Jan 2019
Every year, the Evesham Round Table raises money for local charities by taking Santa in his sleigh around the streets of Evesham and the surrounding villages, collecting donations from well-wishers along the way. In recent years, ESC has taken part in the collection by joining the sleigh for an evening, and this year was no… Continue reading ESC joins Evesham’s Round Table on Santa’s Sleigh
On the 24th and 25th November the club took 60 swimmers to compete at the 2nd Wychavon Invitational Meet held at Perdiswell Leisure Centre. The stars of the weekend included Abby Tustin (15/u) who took gold in the 50m Breaststroke (37.41) and claimed a trio of silver medals in the 200m Breast, 100m Breast and… Continue reading Back amongst the medals
On Saturday 14th and Sunday 15th July Evesham Swimming Club took 16 swimmers to the Gloucester City Swimming Club Open Meet at GL1. The behaviour and maturity of all swimmers involved, representing the club, was superb. I was immensely proud of every one of our swimmers. In the 9 and under category Emily Byrd recorded… Continue reading GCSC Open Meet 2018
On Saturday 17th June ESC entered 5 County Relay teams into the 4x50m Freestyle Relay and 4x50m Medley Relay events at Wolverhampton. It was a fantastic day and it was an extremely valuable experience for all involved. Competing against swimmers who compete at County level and Regional level regularly can be a daunting prospect but… Continue reading County Relays