Welcome to the Dereham Otters Swimming Club Website

Dereham Otters Swimming Club caters for swimmers of all ages and ability, starting with Novices through to the Performance Squad. Weekly training sessions are provided both at the Dereham Leisure Centre Swimming Pool and the Necton School Pool, with progressive teaching leading through ultimately to squad training and competition. Various levels of competition are catered for and training tailored to suit, from in-house fun galas to county and regional competition.

Dereham & District Amateur Swimming Club (DDASC), is a non-profit making organisation dedicated to the improvement and progress of competitive swimming, in all ages and to all social backgrounds.

We aim to encourage and develop good sportsmanship, individual integrity, team spirit and provide an environment in which swimmers can realise their full potential at all levels.

Swimmers are able to achieve ASA competitive swimming awards by taking part in club organised competitions, please go the Swim England website for further information

CONGRATULATIONS MOLLY MONK!

As well as winning her 200m breaststroke heat, Otters very own Molly Monk swam in the junior Final in the British National Championships in Glasgow-an event which saw senior swimmers, such as Adam Peaty, compete. An amazing achievement and we’re all so proud of her! 

Molly

 


 

JOIN UP!

We hold trials on the first Monday and the third Wednesday of the month , at 8PM. Trials are held in the 25m pool at Dereham Leisure Centre

To take part, you will need to be able to swim at least one length of front crawl, breaststroke, backstroke and butterfly. If you are already a competitive swimmer then you may not need to attend a trial; please contact the Membership Secretary directly at miles.ogden@derehamotters.org.uk.

 


 

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Fixtures

Jun
22
Sat
all-day County Challenge
County Challenge
Jun 22 – Jun 23 all-day
County Challenge at Dereham
Jul
6
Sat
all-day Mid Summer Madness UEA L3 @ Sportspark Norwich
Mid Summer Madness UEA L3 @ Sportspark Norwich
Jul 6 all-day
Level 3 meet at the Sportspark  Entries close 7th May 
Jul
14
Sun
4:00 pm Long Distance events-1500m 14th (p.... @ Dereham Leisure Centre
Long Distance events-1500m 14th (p.... @ Dereham Leisure Centre
Jul 14 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
This event is the first part of the long distance events and takes place during weekend training sessions. Sunday 14th July 1500FR Warm up: 16:20 Start: 16:30 Finish: 19:30   This is a level 4[...]
Jul
21
Sun
4:00 pm Long Distance events-800m 21st (p.m... @ Dereham Leisure Centre
Long Distance events-800m 21st (p.m... @ Dereham Leisure Centre
Jul 21 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
This event is the first part of the long distance events and takes place during weekend training sessions. Sunday 21st July 800FR Warm up: 16:20 Start: 16:30 Finish: 19:30   This is a level 4[...]
Sep
28
Sat
12:30 pm Iceni 2019 Level 3 Open Meet 3ER192... @ Dereham Leisure Centre
Iceni 2019 Level 3 Open Meet 3ER192... @ Dereham Leisure Centre
Sep 28 @ 12:30 pm – Sep 29 @ 7:00 pm
Dereham Otters annual Level 3 Open Meet – The Iceni Meet. CLOSING DATE FOR ENTRIES 31ST AUGUST 2019. Entries may be limited if this meet is oversubscribed. This event takes place over the whole weekend[...]

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