RYDE SWIMMING CLUB Info

MEMBERSHIP INFORMATION

SWIM ENGLAND REGISTRATION FORMS

Swimmers MUST also be registered with Swim England.

 

Forms can be downloaded above.

 

Swim England Category 1 & 3 form

 

Category 1: This is for individuals who are part of our club and are learning to swim or are swimming at any level within our club network.

 

It is not for people who compete in open competition, unless the event has an exemption under Swim England Law or is designated as Low Level Competition.

(Download the definition here).

 

Cost is £20.00 per year.

 

Category 3: This is for non-swimming members eg. those who assist in the running of the club.

Cost is £5.20 per year.

 

Swim England Category 2 form

 

Category 2: Category two membership is Swim England's biggest category as it is for people who want to compete and be part of a structured competitive pathway. It is for our club members who want to compete in competitions not exempted under Swim England law, or designated as a Low Level Competition.

(Download the definition here).

Cost is £40.00 per year

CHILD SAFEGUARDING

Wavepower 2016-19: Child safeguarding policy and procedures for clubs

 

Wavepower 2016–19 is the latest Amateur Swimming Association (ASA) Child Safeguarding Policies and Procedures publication which replaces all previous versions.

 

It has been produced to assist in safeguarding and protecting children in our sport and must be adopted by all ASA affiliated clubs and organisations.

 

Ensuring that children are safeguarded should be a key part of how our clubs and swim schools operate and helps to provide a safe, happy and fun environment in which children can learn to swim and develop their skills.

 

The responsibility to safeguard children does not belong to any one person, but instead belongs to everyone who plays a part in delivering our sporting activities. Wavepower is intended for anyone involved in these activities and offers practical guidance and information on mandatory requirements and good practice.

This publication will be fully updated in 2020, but if any new guidance or policy changes are released prior to this, then pages will be updated or added to the Swim England website

 

Please click on the link below and you will be directed to the Wavepower page on the Swim England website where you are able to then download the full safeguarding document.

 

The Club's Welfare Officer is available to discuss any issues/concerns with regards to safeguarding and will deal with them under the guidance of Wavepower.

Our volunteer Welfare Officer is Becky who can be contacted on rscbecky@watersidepool.co.uk 

SwimLine - A Brisitsh Swimming Helpline associated with the NSPCC, specifically for swimmers is

0808 100 4001

VOLUNTEERING

The Success of Ryde Swimming Club Relies on Volunteers.

 

Our Aim: To spread the work load by continually seeking volunteers to assist with the following:

THE DAY TO DAY RUNNING OF THE CLUB

OFFICIATING AT MEETS AND GALAS

 

For Ryde Swimming Club to flourish it is essential to not depend on the same few volunteers. We need to continually evolve and encourage swimmers, parents and those with a passion for swimming to get involved. By doing this we won't stagnate and we can offer a club that is organised, enjoyable and successful for years to come.

 

If you would like to volunteer in some way, please speak with one of the coaches or contact us via the website. We can then discuss where your skills might be best utilised / what skills you might be interested in developing e.g. officiating. No previous experience is necessary just enthusiasm and a positive/friendly attitude.

 

For more information about officiating please click on the following button:

Fundraising

We are raising donations for Ryde Swimming Club every time we shop online through easyfunding.org.uk  and wondered if you fancy joining us in a spot of feel good shopping.

 

It is so simple to get going all you have to do is:

1. GO TO http//www.easyfindraising.org.uk/causes/rydesc

2. Sign up for free

3. Get shopping and start raising

 No catches, no hidden charges and Ryde Swimming Club will be really grateful for your donations.

It would be fantastic if you could join us and really make a difference.

Ryde Swimming club

 

Waterside Pool   The Esplanade    Ryde    Isle of Wight    PO33 1JA

T: 01983 563656      

E: enquiries@watersidepool.co.uk

Registered Charity 1174631 Waterside Community Trust

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