Derby Phoenix is an amateur swimming club affiliated to the Amateur Swimming Association, (Swim England) comprising of a group of people for the common purpose of taking part in swimming-related activities being organised and managed on a democratic basis.
Derby Phoenix adopts a constitution modelled on Swim England’s recommended club constitution and approved by the region.
The Club is welcoming and friendly and has been in existence for many years. Originating in around 1959 as the swimming section of the Derby Baths Life-Saving and Swimming Club, the Club later changed its name to the Derby Baths Swimming Club. The current name, PHOENIX, was adopted in 1974 and has been in use since.
Important Club Dates
Club Championships Saturday 17 November at Alfreton
National Arena Swimming League
Round 1 - Saturday 13 October (Venue: Droitwich, Briar Mill, WR9 0RZ)
Round 2 - Saturday 10 November (Venue: Tiddenfoot Leisure Centre, Mentmore Road, Leighton Buzzard, LU7 2AF)
Round 3 - Saturday 8 December (Venue: West Bromwich Leisure Centre, Moor Street, West Bromwich B70 7AZ)
Round 3 draw is as follows - Warm up 6.00 Start 6.30
Lane 1 - Bromsgrove; Lane 2 - Derby Phoenix; Lane 3 - Flitwick Dolphins; Lane 4 - Daventry Dolphins; Lane 5 - Warley Wasps; Lane 6 - Lichfield
Derbyshire Long Course Championships Sunday 9 December at Ponds Forge
East Midland Regional Championship Dates for 2019
The qualification times and conditions are currently being finalised and will be out shortly.
Saturday 27th and Sunday 28th April @Corby
11, 12 and 13 years: 50m, 100m, 200m, 400m
All ages: Reverse 800m and 1500m
Monday 6th May @Sheffield
14 years and over: 50m
All ages: Standard 800m and 1500m
Saturday 18th and Sunday 19th May @Sheffield
14 years and over: 100m, 200m, 400m