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Spa confirmed as Barnsley Minors League Division 4 champions 2018

We are delighted to announce that we have had confirmation from the Barnsley Minors League that we have finished top of league division 4 and as such are champions **WELL DONE TO ALL SWIMMERS!!!**  Due to withdrawals of other clubs … Continue reading

Results from Barnsley Minors Division 4 Gala 23/6/18

Spa stormed to a famous victory this afternoon at Askern Pool, again seeing off some stiff competition from Rossington and Knottingley to finish in first place. Spectators were once again treated some fantastic swimming and no little effort from all … Continue reading

Result from Friday’s Doncaster Invitation Cup (Plate) Meet

Despite some top swimming, Spa were just edged out of the Doncaster Invitation Cup competition by Rossington Rascals on Friday night, losing by 55 points to 51. Spa were right in the competition up to the end, but the Rascal’s … Continue reading

Result from Today’s BMLD4 Gala at Askern (9/6/18)

Another close gala this afternoon as Knottingley ASC hosted Rossington and Spa at Askern Pool in this Barnsley Minors League Division 4 Fixture. This is the first of 3 galas in a hectic June for Spa, but they got away … Continue reading

Change to Swimming Training Friday 15th June

Please note that due to the Doncaster Invitation plate gala on 15th June, there will be no normal training night, and only those selected for the gala should attend

Spa Askern ASC – Swim Mark accreditation confirmed

After several months of work, Spa ASC have gained Swim Mark Essential status with Swim England. In order to gain this status, Swim England considered the governance, sustainability and effectiveness of the Club. More in formation can be found on … Continue reading

Max Litchfield sets new Commonwealth Record

Max Litchfield set a new Commonwealth record in the 400m Individual Medley at the World Swimming Championships earlier today. Max clocked a time of 4:09.62 on his way to 4th place. Well done Max!

Max and Joe Litchfield – 1st and 3rd in 400m IM at British Championships

Former Spa Swimmers Max and Joe Litchfield finished 1st and 3rd respectively in the 400m Individual Medley at the recent British Swimming Championships at Ponds Forge in Sheffield. Recording a time of 4:10:63, Max (pictured) also qualified for a place in the … Continue reading

Spa Celebrate Swimmers’ achievements at Presentation night

A bumper crowd of members, family and club supporters gathered for Spa’s 2017 presentation night on Saturday 21st January. Presenting the awards were two special guests: Olympian Max Litchfield (who finished 4th in the 400m Individual Medley in the 2016 … Continue reading

Max Litchfield Record Breaker

It only seems like a few days since we were celebrating Max finishing 4th in an Olympic final in Rio, but now the former Askern Spa Swimmer has broken the British 400m Individual Medley short Course Record. Max shaved nearly … Continue reading