In Memory of Joanne Dening 1983 – 2019

Joanne Rachel Dening 6/12/1983 - 20/02/2019   It is with great sadness that I have to inform you all that Jo Dening unfortunately died on 20th February 2019, in a paddleboard accident near Wenderhold Regional Park in Waiwera, north of Auckland, New Zealand. She was 35 last December. Most of you will know her mum, [...]

By |2019-03-21T23:50:54+01:00March 2nd, 2019|Learn to Swim, Lifesavers News, Swimming News|Comments Off on In Memory of Joanne Dening 1983 – 2019

We would like to invite all 11yr old swimmers (born 2008) and 1 parent to attend the 2019 Swim England Talent Camps presentation. This will inform everyone about this year’s Camps and selection process. We hope you have all dates confirmed by this date too.   When:             Saturday 16th February 2019   Where:            The [...]

By |2019-02-14T20:18:04+01:00February 14th, 2019|Swimming News|Comments Off on

RASCALS Promoted!

We were third on the night at at thrilling Final held at Perdiswell Leisure Centre in Worcester last Saturday, which means we get a nice Pennant:- And Promoted to the Premier Division for next year!!! Well done to our Head Coach Glenn Fisher and all the team from all three rounds who helped to achieve [...]

By |2018-12-14T19:10:04+01:00December 14th, 2018|Swimming News|Comments Off on RASCALS Promoted!

Upcoming open meets

Glenn has decided to target the following Open Meets.. January 5th & 6th, Ripley February 16th,17th23rd & 24th, County Championships March 10th, Nova March 16th & 17th City of Derby April 7th, Mansfield Acorn. More information will follow when entry packs are available. Thanks

By |2018-12-16T20:43:53+01:00October 15th, 2018|Swimming News|Comments Off on Upcoming open meets

Remembering Ray Taylor

Dear Club members, It is with great sadness that I write this. One of the clubs great ambassadors, former club Chair and Head Lifesaving Coach, Ray Taylor, sadly passed away earlier this week. His family have asked me to let past and present club members know. For those who aren’t aware, Ray was instrumental in [...]

By |2018-10-03T12:31:11+01:00October 3rd, 2018|General Updates, Lifesavers News, Swimming News|Comments Off on Remembering Ray Taylor

Diidy League Final Results 2018

Hi All Well done to everyone who took part and represented RASCALS so well. We won Gala 3, came 9th overall and were the second highest point scoring Derbyshire Club. The final results for the whole league are here.... Looking forward to 2019! Tracey Team Manager - Swimming

By |2018-06-30T16:22:04+01:00June 30th, 2018|Swimming News|Comments Off on Diidy League Final Results 2018

RASCALS Inaugural Frank Mansey Memorial Open Meet

Press Release RASCALS Frank Mansey Memorial Open Meet June 9th 2018 Frank Mansey was a Founder Member and Lifetime President of RASCALS, who sadly passed away last year on his 91st Birthday.  Until a few years ago, he was to be found manning the reception table at both the old and new pools; watching with [...]

By |2018-09-08T18:13:03+01:00June 26th, 2018|Swimming News|Comments Off on RASCALS Inaugural Frank Mansey Memorial Open Meet