April 2019 Well done to Thomson Swim and West Lancs Tri Club Member extraordinaire, James Thompson for taking endurance sports to a new level! Not content with marathon running, ultra-marathon running or Ironman Triathlon events, James Thompson completed the epic Marathon De Sables event. James ran 6 marathons in 5 days through the Sahara Desert … Continue reading Marathon De Sables, The Sahara Desert.
Neil ThomsonSwim Gala at De La Salle Academy Pool, Liverpool Saturday 13th April 2019 Twenty Eight competitors raced for bronze, silver and gold medals at the 1st Neil Thomson Swimming Gala of 2019. The youngest competitors were only 6 years of age and the oldest were13 and 14 years of age. Three competitors gained a … Continue reading Neil Thomson De La Salle Swim Gala April 2019
Spaces still exist to join this friendly coached Saturday 10.00-11.00 am adult swim training session at Halewood Leisure Centre. It's all length Swimming, geared towards keeping fit and it is also suitable for triathlon or open water swimmers. We work on speed, endurance and technique. The main thing is that we enjoy ourselves. Please note, … Continue reading halewood Adult Swim Saturday 10.00-11.00 Session
Our first Gala of 2019 takes place at our usual venue, the De La Salle Academy Pool, Carr Lane East, Liverpool on Saturday 13th April 2019 at 2pm. A good entry is expected with Bronze, Silver and Gold Medals up for grabs in each event in each age group.
Well done to Martha Jones, Charlie Whittaker, Daniel Ruddock and Tara Clark for winning Gold Medals at Bootle and North Liverpool Swimming Club Championships. A super fast silver was won by Grace Morley. many personal bests were set by Neil Thomson Swimmers competing in 100m Freestyle and 50m Butterfly Events. Keep up the Herculean training!
As I write, we have completed our first six weeks at our new venue, Burscough Swim School. So far, a total of 18 swim England Awards have been gained by my young swimmers. There is a homely feel to this pool that is indeed going to be our home every Monday and Tuesday from 4pm … Continue reading Burscough Swim School
Congratulations to Thomson Swim Member, 12 year old Logan Murray, who was nominated for the final of the Lancashire Young Citizen of the Year Award. Logan raised a total of £2,500 for Mental Health Awareness charities under the auspices of Everton FC in the Community. EITC for short. Logan completed a 2 mile swim and … Continue reading LOGAN MURRAY – SUPER YOUNG CITIZEN
Chris Millington has set his 4th West Lancs Tri Club running record. On Sunday 10th March, Chris completed the Liverpool 10 mile road race in a club record of 59 mins 41 secs to finish 7th in a large all-star field. To break the magical hour for this distance is a great achievement especially as … Continue reading CHRIS MILLINGTON.QUADRUPLE RUNNING RECORD HOLDER!!
The monthly standing order for adult swimmers has been increased from £25 to £28.
The 1st Thomson Swim Gala of the year takes place on Saturday 13th April at 2pm at the De La Salle Academy Swimming Pool in Liverpool. Bronze, Silver and Gold medals are up for grabs in all age groups across the 4 stokes.