Woodside & Thornton Heath Swimming Club


Welcome to the Woodside and Thornton Heath Swimming Club website. On this site, you can find out about us, how to become a member and a bit of history about us. For current members, fixtures and training times are posted. Take a look around, and, of course, get in touch if there's anything you would like to know!

Founded 1887
The longest established club in Croydon

Affiliated to CBSA and London Swimming

Affiliated to the Amateur Swimming Association

Useful Information

Club Rules [PDF,41KB] Membership forms

The Club has members from learners to advanced with the emphasis on stroke teaching, with some stamina work included when swimmers are competent. The Learners section will accept children from 5 years upwards. The competition section offers training sessions for juniors and seniors aged from 9 to 21 approximately.

Squads train 2 - 4 nights per week depending on ability and swimmers are entered for Borough and County Championships. The club team competes in local inter-club competitions and swimming leagues.

Notice Board

The latest news from the Club.

Octopus Gala 19th May

20th May 2015

Congratulationsto the team at yesterday's League gala who started off with excellant victories in the first two events; the Mixed Breaststroke squadron and Girls 9/10 Butterfly. This was followed by victory in the Girls 12/U Butterfly. The team also gained 2nds in four other events.

Change to Trials Day / Time

28th March 2015

Trials for the swim club take place at South Norwood pool on the first Friday of each month at 18:00 (6pm)

St Joseph's Pool Closed - Monday 16th February

12th February 2015

Please note that St Joseph's pool is closed on Monday 16th February therefore no training.

Fixtures for 2015

27th December 2014

Fixtures list updated for 2015

Club Newsletter - Dec 2014

1st December 2014

The Club's newsletter containing the closure dates for Christmas and the New Year has now been published.
Click here for the Dec 2014 Club Newsletter

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