Wimbledon Dolphins | CLUB INFORMATION
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CLUB INFORMATION

Get to know us better

TRAINING TIMES

We swim three times a week in the Wimbledon area.

Wednesday Wimbledon College, Edge Hill Junior Squad 6.30 – 7.30pm SEE MAP
Wednesday Wimbledon High School, Mansel Rd Senior Squad 6.30 – 8.30pm SEE MAP
Thursday Wimbledon College, Edge Hill Juniors and Seniors together 6.15 – 7.15pm ** SEE MAP
Saturday Wimbledon Leisure Centre, Latimer Rd Junior Squad 4.30 – 5.30pm and Senior Squad 5.30 – 7.00pm SEE MAP
Sunday Morden Park Pool Junior Squad and Senior Squad 6 – 7.00pm SEE MAP

BECOMING A MEMBER

Junior / Senior Squads

We have two squads – Junior and Senior. These are ability, not age related. Trials are held throughout the year and places are awarded at the discretion of the Head Coach. All swimmers who trial with us will be expected to demonstrate all strokes, diving and ideally a tumbleturn.
Please use the contact page to email your swimmers details:
• Full name
• Date of birth
• Brief outline of swimming ability / history

Membership costs:

• £50 joining fee : this covers ASA membership and insurance. WDSC swim hat and costume
• £37.50 per month ( this is the same price whether you swim once or four times a week)
Please note:
We do not swim during August but your standing order remains the same as all costs have been phased over 12 month.
There is a two month notice period.

Masters

Our adult Masters session runs during term time only, with a programme designed to cater for a range of experience; structured lanes and others aimed at stroke development, where the swimmer to coach ratio will be less.
• £20 joining fee to cover ASA membership and insurance
• £25.00 per month payable by standing order

WDSC COACHES

Jon Horsman – Head Coach

Jon is a very experienced Head Coach and has managed the coaching team since 2009. Our club also benefits from his wealth of experience as a British Triathlon coach.

ASA Coach, RLSS rescue test for teachers, BTF L3 triathlon coach

John Hull – Coach

John is a very experienced coach and has coached our squads for many years. He also runs his own swim school and teaches babies and younger children as well as masters.

ASA qualified and member of the IOS and STA.

Silvia Paultroni – Coach

Silvia first started coaching swimmers in Argentina and is a keen sportswoman herself.

Level 1 and 2 coaching qualifications.

Tamas Szatmari – Coach

Tamas teaches our Junior squad.

Level 1 and 2 coaching qualifications

Victoria Hull – Coach

Victoria has swum for WDSC for many years and has transitioned into coaching for us.

Level 1 and 2 coaching qualifications

Laura Blackhall – Coach

Laura coaches Juniors and Masters,

Level 1 and 2 coaching qualifications

COMMITTEE PAGES

WDSC is run by volunteer parents:

Chairman Trudi Freedman
Treasurer Jennie and Alisdair Macdougall
Membership Secretary Catherine Platt
Welfare Secretary Nic Fleming
Equipment Katerine Paterson and Lee Regan
Competition Team Vacant
Committee Members Sarah Deeks, Paul Cartledge, Jeremy Purnell, Christine French