Welcome to the King's
Cormorants website. Here you can find
contact details, information about our sessions and
to other useful swimming resources.
and results section you can find details on forthcoming meets
and open water swims.
Need advice on
planning your training year, setting targets and how schedules are
structured to help you achieve your aims then take a look at Jane's
And on the
schedules from the past few years are available to download as well as
ones for particular distances or for sprints.
for the club by
purchasing your swim kit from our
advice on competing for the first time can be found
Links to tips from Olympic swimmers can be found on the
training page such as Steve Parry on better turns
swimming books, magazines, and dvds can be found on the
Results and future
events are on the events page
and links to swimwear suppliers and
Masters organisations. National, European and World Records links
are on the links page
European Medal Winners -Well done to
our team Jane, Christine, Emma. Nicky and Anna who have just competed in
the largest European Masters Championships - 5000 swimmers!
in Eindhoven (Holland)
Every one of them swam
own race in great style, and in good times. The womenís freestyle relay
team came 5th out of I donít know how many! And the Medley
relay team, swimming an age group up (240+) won the SILVER MEDAL beaten
only by the team of Berlin city, who broke the world record to beat us!
The freestyle team
consisted of Anna Emma,
Christine and Nicky.
And the medley team was
Backstroke Anna, Breast stroke Christine, Butterfly Emma, and Crawl
Jane. Each one improved on her time in her individual race, of
as one does!
to Penny, Jane and Nicky -medal winners on the BLDSA
Hour Postal Swim.
is the twentieth anniversary of the founding of the Club, and to celebrate
founder member Christine Steeds made a stunning cake for all to enjoy.
Club awards for 2012
were presented at the Annual dinner on Jan 25th - Butterfly Trophy - Paul
Griffin; Open Water Swimmer -Miguel Ortiz; All Round Improver- Christine
Links and events page has
been updated with 2013 events, and results from recent meets.
With the Olympic
year over a list of books on the Games can be found on the