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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 next session is Saturday 14th March 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)

Summer swimming times

These days/times are applicable from Tuesday 21st July to Tuesday 11th August:

  • Tuesdays 6.30 - 7.30 pm - Swordfish, Tigersharks, Juniors
  • Tuesdays 7.30 - 9.00 pm - Seniors, Club and JC3
  • Fridays 5.00 - 5.45 pm - Swordfish
  • Fridays 5.30 - 6.30 pm - Juniors, Tigersharks
  • Fridays 6.30 - 8.15 pm - Seniors, Club, JC3, Masters

There are now two more sessions available in the summer: on Tuesday 1st and Friday 4th September . Normal swim sessions resume Sunday 6th September.


For Sharkies (stages 1-7) the first session of the Autumn term starts from Wed 9th September. Sharkies Autumn class list (pdf 42kb)

Squad timetable

A new timetable is now available for the Autumn: Timetable . Squad details are found on the squad page.

Please read this letter from the head coach with further details for the Autumn term: Letter Particlular notes for Seniors and JC3 squads. Coaches are planning squad specific parent meetings in September. Parents, please check the notice board and website for times and venues.

Happy Holidays

Recent Press release: Cheshire Champs(pdf 39kb)
Latest newsletter: April/May 2015 (pdf 795kb)

swimmers at the Wirral

Cheshire Champs 2015

Swimmers represented Sandbach Sharks at the Cheshire Championships in Macclesfield in January and February February 2015

Swimmers Aaron Briscall,Tom Bloor,Marcus Cook,Matt Sawdon,Jake Webb,Beth Willmott and Josh Wilson all achieved personal best times.

Medals were won by The Club Captain Tom Bloor, Marcus Cook and Josh wilson

Well done everyone, keep up the good work! Thanks go to Head Coach Carolyn Cowburn, Gala Manager Tanya Stone And parents who helped throughout the weekends

Read the: Revised Club Handbook