Welcome to Ryde Swimming Club

Live to swim, Swim to win.



Ryde Swimming Club (RYDS) was founded in 2015 by Waterside Community Trust. 


On 30th March 2017 we became a Swim21 accredited aquatics club. Swim 21 is the ASA's quality mark for clubs and is about creating the best possible swimming experience for all and raising the quality of aquatics provision. It also recognises that clubs are providing a quality service for all members. Through Swim21 the club automatically gains Clubmark status, which is widely recognised by potential funders who can assist with club growth and development.





Presently, we offer competitive swimming. As a result, the club is affiliated to the Amateur Swimming Association (ASA), ASA Hampshire County, Solent Network Swimming and ASA South East Region.

For all enquiries, please email:

Our Motto


At Ryde we welcome new members and volunteers, so that we can continue to grow and offer an enjoyable aquatics experience, that enables members to achieve their goals.


As part of our mission we are actively seeking to 'get more water time' so that our dedicated team of coaches can deliver training sessions that enable members to realise their potential.

Our Training centre at waterside pool


Squad Training Times are changing from Monday 4th February, please click on the following link for details - Training Times.


 Please note all the necessary forms can be downloaded under Club Info - Membership of the website.


NB. When entering Meets, entries MUST be accompanied by the correct fees. The club will only enter swimmers who have paid in full.



Our team kit consists of:

Swimming Hat, Polo Shirt and Hoodie


There are two types of swimming hat, which come in one size. There is the regular purple and yellow hat or the more expensive white and yellow bullet hat.


There are a variety of sizes for the polo shirt and hoodie. However, the hoodie is personalised with your name on it, which is included in the price.

children's AND ADULT'S measurements

Please attend all swim meets in your hoodie, so that you are easily identifiable. The polo shirt is for wearing poolside and again makes you instantly recognisable as part of Ryde Swimming Club. You can train in your own swim hats, but please make sure you compete in the official club hat.


To make an order please download, print off and complete the following order form. Once completed please hand in to a Coach at training. All payments are to be made by bank transfer into the club account - details on the order form.

Waterside Pool   The Esplanade    Ryde    Isle of Wight    PO33 1JA

T: 01983 563656      


Registered Charity 1174631 Waterside Community Trust


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