|Welcome to the web site of Portsmouth Victoria Synchronised Swimming Club.
We are a synchronised swimming club based in Hampshire on the South coast of England with our training sessions in the Portsmouth area.
We are by and large a competitive synchro club with many achievements, including past and present National Champions. Our swimmers have represented Hampshire County, the Southern District, England and Great Britain. We also boast a National referee and Ex-International Judge who has attended 2 Commonwealth Games.
|Our synchronised swimmers have also been involved in various television displays, award ceremonies and shows.
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The Club offer a big 'Well Done' to all the club members who have worked so hard towards achieving Swim 21. This is a significant achievement on behalf of many Club members, who did preparatory work, went on mandatory courses and pulled togther the documents and supporting evidence.
Swim 21 Accreditation is a 'Quality Mark'. It recognises nationally and regionally the clubs that are committed to providing safe, effective and quality services for the benefit of their members .
Club Officer Roles
Head Coach - Helen Morris
Chairman - Betty Slssingar
Secretary - Alison Gunn
Events & Fundraising -
Swim 21 - Steve Attwood
Beacon - Nick Ahern
Fixtures - Nikki Williams
Welfare Officer - Nicky Thomas Communications Officer - Paula Williams Club Captain - Ella Minker
Junior Captain - Lauren Towsey
The Club has a policy of capitalising on those relevant skills present among its adult (and senior swimmer) membership. Appointments to the formal positions referred to in the foregoing job descriptions take place annually at the Club's AGM. The management and coaches' committees will seek to engage the informal help of any members with relevant qualifications on an ad hoc basis.
Detailed information on each of the roles can be found within the British Swimming web site.
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News & Information
| Hilsea Lido Event
Click here to view photos from the Hilsea Lido Event 2013 >
Free Taster Sessions
PVSC- are delighted to be able to offer all girls interested in finding out about Synchronised Swimming a free taster session. The tasters are at Eastney Pool, 3rd, 10th and 17th August from 2-3pm. To find out more or to book your place please email us >
Summer Display 2013
Annual summer display is going to be held at Hilsea Lido 2.30pm 21st July.
Swim 21 - After Steve Attwood's hard work we are very pleased that we have successfully passed our 4 year Swim 21 re-accreditation.
Thankyou to all the swimmers and their supporter for attending our presentation evening. The photos are now on Facebook - tag away!
England Talent Selection
PVSC are delighted that two of our girls Robyn Stanhope and Rosie Gunn were selected to go to the England Talent Selection event in Crystal Palace after the Nationals. This is an amazing honour and the club are so proud. After much stiff competition
and Rosie were both chosen to train with the England Development team next year which is fantastic.
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Adults course to be starting soon - please email firstname.lastname@example.org to register your interest.
Swim 21 Accreditation
Great news for the club - we've had our Swim 21 Accreditation renewed. Well done to everyone!
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Results and Photographs
Check out the results page of the web site to see how well the PVSC swmmers did along with some photographs from the event.
Keep checking this area of the web site for latest news on training, pool opening times, upcoming competitions and other important notices
|We have novice synchronised swimming courses for those of you want to learn the basics. The courses are run over 10-12 weeks, and you will learn sculling, figures, routines, swimming to
music and swimming underwater.
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|Want to do more than lane swimming? Want to be part of a team that will be sending swimmers to Olympic training? Then join us at one of our taster days. By the end you will be able to swim a simple routine to music to perform to your parents and friends.
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What it will do for you: - increase confidence fitness and body tone increase ability in all other swimming disciplines, increase flexibility, non-weight bearing so good for the joints, good social side, meet new friends. We have the pool to ourselves so no need to be shy. Contact us to book your place.
Requirements: - must be comfortable to go underwater but don't need to be an expert swimmer.
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