We all have busy lives and fitting in training with work and family is hard. Joining our Facebook Group is a great way to keep up with what our members are doing and join in on any training. Club training sessions and events are posted on this group.
Club Swim – Severn Centre (Highley)
Club swimming sessions are available during May- September in the Severn Centre outdoor heated pool.
Club Coaches and Swim Coaches – Alison Lamputt, Emma Jones and Aimee Holman
Northgate Swimming Club
You can join the Northgate Swimming Club. This includes coached sessions a week. Sessions are held at Bridgnorth as well as Much Wenlock.
Visit the Northgate website for full timetable, membership fees and annual swimming insurance fee information.
Open Water Swimming
From May – September, our members go to open water swimming sessions throughout the week. Open water swimming is available at Top Barn, Upton Warren, River Severn in Shrewsbury, Dearnford Lake and Netherton.
With the nights being light in June to September, we run a friendly 5 mile bike ride on a nearly flat (as flat as the Bridgnorth area can be) every other Thursday night.
Check our club facebook page for further details.
Our sponsor, EdSpin Bridgnorth provides spin classes at The Bridge Bar, Bridgnorth. Our members are entitled to a discount price of £35 for 10 sessions (a saving of £5).
Cycle Club Bridgnorth
We have a good relationship with the local cycling club, Cycle Club Bridgnorth. Rides leave Bridgnorth Town Hall every Sunday at 09.00 all year round. B & C rides at 09.00 for intermediate and returning riders and beginners. A ride, faster non stop ride departs at 09.30.
Contact directly for further details at www.cycleclubbridgnorth.co.uk.
Bridgnorth Running Club (BRC)
We run with the Bridgnorth Running Club. Our members can join the club at the annual discounted cost of £15 (usually £26). Sessions include a 5k run, speed and hill sprint session and a 10k (with 5k dropout) session every week.
Currently club running sessions are on an ad hoc basis. These are organised by individual members and can be posted on our club Facebook page by any club member. These sometimes include brick sessions.
Emma Jones – Level 1 British Triathlon Coach
Emma qualified in 2017 and throughout the year organises run and bike handling skills coaching sessions. These are done as required and when there is enough demand from our members.
Aimee Holman – Level 1 British Triathlon Coach
Aimee helps coach the triathlon swim sessions at Highley during the summer. She also supports Emma on any coaching she is doing,
Alison Lamputt – ASA Swim Coach
Alison helps coach the triathlon swim sessions at Highley during the summer. She also goes open water swimming weekly in the summer season and is happy to take and advise others.
Rebecca Skan – ASA Swim Coach
Becky coaches the triathlon swim session every fortnight at Highley during the summer.