6th December


"Wonderful Role Model To The Younger Swimmers"

Sixteen year old Amy Donovan received The Castle Cup (Junior Ladies 4 x 50m Individual Medley) , The Graham Coates Memorial Trophy ( Junior Ladies 100m Backstroke) , The Ina Dale Shield ( Junior Ladies 100m Butterfly) , and The Geoff Crowther Memorial Trophy (Junior Ladies 100m Breaststroke). Amongst new records and shorter distance awards Amy had a very successful evening.


Twelve year old Benjamin Bottomley took home a huge amount of awards after scooping a fair few trophies and plaques for his efforts in the clubs internal competitions held throughout 2014. Ben now holds the titles for the following awards: Taylors Hairdressers Trophy (Mens 400m Freestyle) The Sunnyvale Trophy (Boys 11/12 100m Freestyle) and The Scout Cup ( Boys U12 100m Freestyle).


Special individual presentations were made to all swimmers involved in The Calderdale Teams Gala, where we won all three awards see picture below.
























The Top Tadpole Swimmer of 2014

winning The Joan Binns Shield


















The Most improved Intermediate Swimmer for 2014 awarded The Elstree Cup was Rachel Hobson.

Most improved Boy overall awarded The Richard Lodge Trophy was Luke Smith.


Coach's Awards


Mike’s (Fri) Group Helen's Group Carol’s Group Brian’s Group









Ben Calligan Alicia Garside Charlie Taylor Leah Sladen


Lynns’s group: Rosie Hardcastle. Tracey’s group: Chloe Beaument. Steve’s Group: Matthew Howell. Nick’s Group: Katie McIntyre. Lauren’s Group: Flynn Burdin. Richard’s Group: Mike’s (Tuesday) Group: Rachel Hobson.



The Schools 4x1 Individual Medley Relay trophy : Woodhouse Primary School. A representative from Woodhouse collected the award.

The schools 4x1 freestyle relay was won by St. Chad’s. A representative from Woodhouse collected the award.


Brighouse swimming club have easily scooped over 250 medals, speeding tickets and trophies during the year and we have achieved qualification times to compete in both Yorkshire Championships.
















Brighouse Swimming Club is run entirely by a small team of volunteers, without whom, BSC could not run as efficiently as it does. Special thanks to Kay Suddick for all her time and effort given to Brighouse Swimming Club over the year, the committee and the parent volunteers.

In 2017 we will be celebrating 125 years of Brighouse Swimming Club. If you know of anyone or you yourself were once involved in Brighouse Swimming Club and would like to celebrate with us please email Siobhan@brighouseswimmingclub.co.uk for further information.

The Most Improved Junior Swimmer of 2014 awarded The Junior Cup


Marther Tikadar

Ruby Harris

The Most Improved Girl Overall in 2014 awarded The Baths Trophy

Thea Jones.

Ellis Kaye

Best Performer in External Competitions throughout 2014 awarded The Brighouse ASC Coaches Cup

Ciara Duffin receives Taylor's & Co

Girls Open Cup

Brighouse Swimming Club provide a quality swimming experience and a lifetime skill from beginners to competitive swimmers. Located at Brighouse Pool. Training up to four times a week.

Fully Qualified Committed Coaches and Instructors

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