Congratulations to Fran Davie – TraversĂ©e du Lac d’Annecy

Congratulations go to our very own Fran Davie, who successfully competed in the Traversee du lac d’Annecy. Fran’s result was as follows: La coupe de la ville d’Annecy – 2,4 Km 108. 545 Francis DAVIE M () M2H () Perry Beeches Sss Birmingham,angleterre 43:12 +15:02 A BIG Beeches well done to Fran (108th out of […]


Rob Small – Iron Man 70.3 Event in Dublin

Congratulations to Rob Small, who competed in the Iron Man 70.3 event in Dublin. In Rob’s words ‘Swim was cold even with a wetsuit with the water at 15 degrees, the bike was a good course but it started raining and the run was three loops of Pheonix park. ‘ Well done Rob! OVERALL RANK: […]


Olympics Update 12/08

(Courtesy of Swim Smooth) Phelps On Fire At Swim Smooth we focus mainly on freestyle distance, open water and triathlon swimming but it would be rude not to mention Michael Phelps who has incredibly won two more gold medals taking his overall Olympic Gold tally up to an insane 21! Beyond any shadow of a […]

Brian Cake

Happy Birthday Brian!

Many happy returns go to our very own Brian Shermer, who celebrated his 80th Birthday at the weekend. During Sunday afternoon, the swimmers were on hand to sing happy birthday (both from in the water and on poolside!) to a very surprised Brian. Then Brian went off poolside for a short while to tuck into […]


Sundays are Changing….

Effective this Sunday (07/08/16) – a couple of changes to the lengths schedule: Advanced Lengths, Beginners Lengths 5 and Beginners Lengths 6 stay the same (2 til 3) Junior Squad 3 – 4.30 – now in 4 lanes of the pool Masters 3 – 4.30 2 lanes of the pool Seniors 4.30 – 6.30 (Masters […]