Frquesntly Asked Questions
How do I start swimming with Barnstaple Swimming Club?
The swimmer will need to have an assessment to see what level he/she is at and will then be given further details. Call Irene on 01271 376212 or Annette Deasy on 01271 324500 for further information.
How often will the swimmer be expected to swim?
Our Improvers swim once a week and Pre-squad 1 & 2 group swim twice a week. As the swimmer improves he/she will be asked to swim more frequently up to 5 times a week. Click here for session times.
What competitions will the swimmer do?
Competitions include team galas within the club, mini series against other local clubs, galas in the South West and individual competitions at the Devon and South West Region Championships. Look at Diary of events for more information
How do I enter the competitions?
Our club championships are for EVERYONE. Coaches will give out entry forms. Forms will also be found on the entrance table on a Thursday evening. The swimmer will be selected for other team galas by the Head Coach via email.
The Devon and South West Champs need qualifying times and entry is made through Jessica Hutchens.