One of our instructors, Christina Symeonides, has recently attended and passed a Halliwick AST Advanced Course.
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RIP, Seán, We Will Always Remember You
We were so sorry to hear of the recent passing of Seán Walsh. We offer our sincere condolences to John, Annie, Tony and the whole family at this sad time.
RIP, Laura, You Will Be Missed
We are so very sorry to announce the sad passing of Laura Cannon on Wednesday, 15/02/2023.
BLDSA Swim Challenge 2023
We took part in the BLDSA Swim Challenge again this year and our swimmers did incredibly well, all swimming as far as they could for 1 hour!
Almost Everything You Need to Know About the Red Badge!
The next Zoom Halliwick Community Forum will be taking place at 7 pm on Monday, 20/03/2023 by Zoom and the topic will be ‘Almost Everything You Need to Know About the Red Badge’.
Cross-Curricular Links in the Pool – More Than Just Swimming – A Seminar
Watch a seminar delivered by Lorna Crust, a swimming teacher and founder of ‘Aquakids’ and ‘The Virtual Pool’.
National Championships 2022
We had a great time on 15/10/2022 in Ebbw Vale, Wales at the National Championships 2022. Some of our swimmers took part along with swimmers from Barking Beavers Swimming Club to make up the regional team entering from Halliwick ASTRA 1. Teams took part from all over the country and the event was superbly hosted by Halliwick ASTRA 15 (Wales).
‘Penguin of the Year’ 2022
Congratulations to Debbie Fisher who has been awarded the Matthew Hennessy Award (affectionately known as the ‘Penguin of the Year’ Award) for 2022.
Very Well-Deserved Awards for Jackie and Janet!
Very many congratulations to Jackie White MBE and Janet Jones BEM, on them each receiving an Award from Halliwick AST.
Congratulations to the Penguins!
We had a great time at the Halliwick ASTRA 1 regional gala on 10/07/2022. It was fantastic to be able to hold a regional gala again – the first since 2019 and the swimmers really enjoyed themselves.