Our Mission

To offer children in the Ashford and surrounding area the best opportunity to learn to swim, develop and achieve their potential in the sport of swimming.

About us

Ashford Town Swimming Club is a competitive swimming club based at the Stour Centre in Ashford, Kent.

Locations & directions

Where you can find us.

Want to join?

If you are interested in joining the club, click to find full details on prices and swimming times. Alternatively use the Contact link to send us an email – we will endeavour to reply as soon as possible.

Members area

Further information for club members.

Latest news

BPSC Easter Meet 2017 Results

Well done to all our swimmers this weekend at the BPSC Easter Meet.  Results are below, as well as in the Targeted Meet calendar.

East Invicta Development Gala - ATSC Entries Close Tuesday 4 April

A reminder that ATSC closing date for entries to the East Invicta Development Gala 2017 is Tuesday 4 April, 7.30pm at Club Desk.

Entry form and information pack can be downloaded from the calendar events page. Entries are subject to UPPER LIMIT TIMES.

No late entries will be accepted.

BPSC Easter Meet 2017 - Accepted Entries and Warm Up & Sign In

All ATSC entries to the BPSC Easter Meet 2017 have been accepted. Please see PDFs below for further information.

Please note that you will have to sign-in for your races.

Signing in will close 45 minutes before the start of the event.

East Invicta Development Gala 2017 - Entries

ATSC closing date for entries to the East Invicta Development Gala 2017 is Tuesday 4 April, 7.30pm at Club Desk.

No late entries will be accepted.

Entry form and information pack can be downloaded from the calendar events page. Entries are subject to UPPER LIMIT TIMES.

PB and East Invicta Consideration Times

Updated PB and East Invicta Consideration time sheets (17 March 2017) are now posted in our Members Area.

The East Invicta Consideration sheets show times that have been achieved based on current PBs and, where not reached, the time difference required to attain these for each event.

Early Squad and LTS Stage 6+ Time Trials - 12 March

The results of these Time Trials are posted in our Members Area. Further information on how to obtain your ASA Speed Awards will follow shortly.

Time Trials - Sunday 12 March 2017

A reminder that the next ASA Speed Award Time Trials will take place this Sunday, 12 March.

Start is at 4.00pm prompt. Please print off the attached form and bring it along with you. You must have sign-off from your Teacher/Coach to dive off block or the side, otherwise an in-water start will be necessary.

The results from the previous time trial in December are posted in our Member Only area of the club website.

ASA Members Exclusive 40% Discount on TYR Kit

ASA have a partnership with TYR and are offering its members an exclusive 40% discount.

Your individual code can be used 3 times every calendar year at http://tyr-shop.co.uk

You will simply need to enter your individual discount code before proceeding to checkout. Your individual discount code is the first 3 letters of your surname followed by your ASA Membership Number. You Membership Number must include 7 digits. If it is less than 7 digits long, please add the appropriate amount of 0’s. For example, John Smith’s ASA Membership Number is 98765 so his TYR Code is SMI0098765.

BPSC Easter Meet 2017 (Long Course) - Gala Entries

ATSC closing date for entries to the Basildon & Phoenix Easter Meet 2017 is Tuesday 7 March, 7.30pm at Club Desk.

No late entries will be accepted.

Entry form and information pack can be downloaded from the calendar events page. Entries are subject to QUALIFYING times (please note that these are LONG COURSE times).

Thanet Junior Development Gala - Accepted Entries

ATSC accepted entries for the Thanet Junior Development Gala on Saturday 4th March are available to view on the calendar events page.

Session 1 : Warm-up: 12:00pm, Start: 1.00pm
Session 2 : 4.30pm, Start: 5.30pm (end approx. 8.30pm)

2017 Annual Membership Fees

Our Annual Membership covers ASA registration/insurance and SER registration fees. ALL ATSC swimmers must pay the appropriate fees. 2017 fees are now due.

Please make your payment to Georgina, Jo or Julia on the Club Desk any Tuesday evening 18:45 – 20:15 in February.

The deadline is strictly Tuesday 28 February. Those who have not paid by the deadline will be barred from entering the water from that date forth until the fees are paid because you will not be insured.

2017 Kent Championship Results

The 2017 results for these championships are available to view on the calendar events pages.

Thanet Junior Development - Gala Entries

Saturday 4 March at Hartsdown Leisure Centre

Open to swimmers age 9 to 14 years, who did not achieve an automatic qualifying time for the recent Kent Championship 2017. There are no minimum entry times for this gala.

Closing date for this gala is Tuesday 31 January 2017. No late entries will be accepted. Please hand your forms and payments into the Club Desk.

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@Blacklionsc - what a great development gala tonight - superb. pic.twitter.com/F6fHjwZAaA

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Club calendar

april, 2017

15apr - 16apr 151:00 pmapr 16BPSC Easter Meet 2017 (Long Course)CLICK FOR MORE INFORMATION

22apr2:00 pm- 5:00 pmBlack Lion Development GalaClick for more information

29apr - 1mayAll DaySER 15+ Swimming Championships 2017Click for more information

What our swimmers say…

I really enjoy competing at galas – there’s always a great atmosphere.

Alice, aged 12

I’ve made lots of new friends since starting at the club. It’s a great way to keep fit and healthy too.

Oliver, aged 9

Learning to swim is really fun and I feel really confident in the water now.

Emily, aged 7

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