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Sharks Swimming Club

We are a swimming club where you can learn to swim, compete in team galas and individual "open" galas. Our training sessions go from beginners, through development of swimming techniques and onto coaching sessions and masters.

The sessions are held at Sandbach Leisure Centre,and Sandbach Boys school.

Club news

swimmers with Rebecca adlington

Rebecca chats to Sharks swimmers

Swimmers Tom Bloor (club captain) and Marcus Cook met Rebecca Adlington recently at the Robin Hood Level 1 meet at Ponds Forge, Sheffield. She took the time to talk to many swimmers on poolside and have photos and do autographs. What a star!

Liverpool Long Course 2014/15

Sessions are 4.45pm 6.45pm in the main competition pool at Liverpool. The lane allocation and dates are given here. Long Course Information(PDF 31kb).

Student holiday swimmers

Any students at university or college wishing to train with Sharks and are not already payng regular monthly squad fees are welcome to swim at the Club in their holidays upon payment of 3 per session (introduced 1st October 2014)

Dates for Your Diary

  • 22nd March: Wrexham Crystal meet, level 3.
  • 18th,19th April: Macclesfield Satellite open meet level 3

See gala page for details

Sharkies Spring Term 2015

Term ends Wed 25th, Fri 27th, Sat 28th March 2015

Details of classes and fees are here now: Sharkies Spring Term(PDF 134kb)
Sharkies Spring Classes, updated(PDF 42kb)

No swimming in half term

Medals at Sheffield Long Course Meet

A team of 10 swam at the Sheffield City Swim Club's long course meet. The swimmers made the long trip across the tops to Sheffield on a cold and foggy morning.

For some swimmers, Aled Robinson, Cate Taylor, Jake Webb, Mackenzie Lawton and Oliver Lord it was their 1st long course meet. There were some excellent PB's and many medal placings. Medals awarded to: Cate Taylor- bronze 50 breast, Joshua Wilson -silver 50 breast, 100 free & 100 breast, Matthew Sawdon-bronze 100 breast, 100 backstroke, Jake Webb-bronze 100 free, Gold -50 back, Marcus Cook-bronze 200IM, silver-50 back, Gold-100 back &100 fly.

Coaches were incredibly proud of the swimmers and with the club finishing position of 10/31clubs.

Results: Results page

Recent Press release: Cheshire Champs(pdf 39kb)
Latest newsletter: December 2014 (pdf 892kb)

swimmers at the Wirral

Wirral Christmas meet

Two swimmers took part in the Wirral Metro Christmas Meet on December 20th. Joshua Wilson and Marcus Cook both achieved fantastic PB's and collected medals in the process!<.p>

Josh secured bronze in the 50m free for 13years age group, performing a sprint in under 30 seconds at 29.3! Marcus took bronze in the 13 years IM and gold in the 50 m free. Both boys were elated at their success!

Individual Success

Individual success for Sandbach Sharks Aaron Briscall representing North Midlands Inter-association Gala 22nd November 2014

Read the: Revised Club Handbook