Welcome to Basingstoke Bluefins - Basingstoke Gazette Club of the Year
With more than 800 members Basingstoke Bluefins is the largest club in Hampshire. The club is ASA SWIM 21 accredited, adopting the best practices in swimming including
- A full programme of swimming lessons in line with the ASA National Plan for Teaching Swimming
- Long Term Athlete Development for competitive swimming.
The club's coaching team is lead by Head Coach, Graeme Thomas.
Basingstoke Bluefins is the proud winner of the Basingstoke Gazette Club of the Year award for 2012.
"Basingstoke Bluefins aims to promote community participation in healthy recreation by providing facilities for the teaching and practise of swimming and other associated aquatic activities. The club aims to provide everyone within the Basingstoke area with an equal opportunity to learn to swim and to offer long-term swimming development for all levels of swimmers to maximise their potential."
Basingstoke Bluefins Swimming Club is a Registered Charity operating on a not-for-profit basis. The club is managed by a team of unpaid volunteers.
BLUEFINS XMAS TRAINING ALTERATIONS
BLUEFINS XMAS/NEW YEAR TRAINING ALTERATIONS
All training is cancelled from pm Dec 24th to pm Friday 27th inclusive. 'A' squad and Performance will train as usual on the morning of 24th
Normal training resumes for all squads from Sat 28th to Monday 30th (see exceptions below)
All training is cancelled from pm Dec 31st to pm Jan 1st inclusive. .'A' squad and Performance will train as usual on the morning of Jan 31st
Normal training schedule resumes on Jan 2nd
All training is cancelled from Friday 20th December to Friday 3rd Jan inclusive
In addition to the general cancellations appllicable to all squads, training is cancelled on Monday 23rd December and Monday 30th December (Cranbourne is closed)
Important: Cranbourne OK today
Posted on 12 Nov 2013 at 13:37 by Sue Lambert (0 user comment)
Pool temp at Cranbourne is now above our minimum, so lessons will go ahead today as usual.
Important: **Mon 11th Nov No Teaching groups at Cranbourne today**
Posted on 11 Nov 2013 at 14:47 by Sue Lambert (0 user comment)
Engineers called to fix low water temp. No lessons between 4.30 and 6.30
Dev 2 at 6.30 will run as normal
Important: Bluefins AGM 2013
Posted on 17 Oct 2013 at 22:38 by Mike Lambert (0 user comment)
The Bluefins Annual General Meeting will be held on Wednesday 20th November 2014 at 7:30pm at Cranbourne School.
This notice constitutes the formal notification required by the club's constitution.
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|06 Jun 2013 18:03||More Recognition for Bluefins in the Community||More...|
|17 Mar 2013 14:47||Bluefins Success at Hampshire County Championships||More...|
|24 Jul 2012 23:18||"I am a Channel Swimmer" - Zoe Sadler||More...|
|23 Apr 2012 19:36||Time Trials - Sunday 29th April - Results Now Available||More...|
|23 Apr 2012 12:23||Bank Holiday Monday 7th May||More...|
|03 Apr 2012 20:32||BLUEFINS EASTER HOLIDAY TRAINING ALTERATIONS||More...|
For general queries about the club or training sessions contact the club office on 01256 351921 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. Please leave a message if no one is available to answer your call.
For enquiries about the club's lesssons programmes contact Sue Lambert on 01256 418710 or e-mail email@example.com.
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Bluefins Graded Open Meet 2014
4th-5th January 2014
Revised Club Constitution
A revised club constitution was approved on 12th February 2013, to incorporate changes required by the ASA.
Basingstoke Voluntary Sports Council
Catch up with all the latest news from your local Basingstoke Voluntary Sports Council (BSC), they are a voluntary sporting organisation with committee members representing the major sports in the area. They work with and for the local sports community alongside a variety of partners and primarily the borough council. Each year Basingstoke Sports Council organise the prestigious Sports Awards and Festival of Sport events. Anyone involved in sport locally is welcome to attend BSC’s regular meetings.
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Updates from Twitter
Posted about 229 days ago: New News: Saturday April 27th - Cranbourne - Saturday Lessons Cancelled http://t.co/gppQlJ2b0B
Posted about 256 days ago: Look out for details of our next open meet - the Bluefins Medley Challenge in September.
Posted about 256 days ago: That concludes the Bluefins Easter Egg Meet. Well done to all swimmers.
Posted about 256 days ago: Sorry for the interruption to results and video - we need to put 50p in the metre!
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