Borders Gala on Saturday 14 May 2022

Enthusiastic swimmers, encouraging spectators and competitive teams joined in the positive ethos of ‘giving everyone a go at a gala’ on Saturday evening. The three allied clubs of Pocklington Dolphins, South Holderness and Beverley Barracudas created a spirit of friendly competition whilst enabling swimmers to demonstrate their very best skills in the water. For some […]

Beverley Swimmer Follows Olympic Dream

Talented Beverley swimmer heads to the British Championships this week, 5 – 10 April, hoping for Olympic qualifying times. Kieran Grant, age 17, from Beverley Barracudas swimming club has qualified in 4 events and hopes he will be joining Team GB in the pool at Paris, 2024. With typical modesty, Kieran said he has been […]

Beverley Barracudas Swimmers Break League Records at the Ridings Gala

Beverley Barracudas was not only crowned the top club but also clinched an unprecedented 8 league records on Saturday evening. Barracudas competed against fellow premier league clubs including Scarborough, Thirsk and Pocklington at the Ridings Gala held at East Riding Leisure Centre in Beverley. The spectators were treated to an evening of exciting competition as […]

Spring Equinox Extravaganza Gala Review – 20 March 2022

Beverley Barracudas is ‘Top Club’ at the Spring Equinox Extravaganza A buzz of anticipation, expectation and excitement was palpable as swimmers and supporters waited outside the East Riding Leisure Centre on Sunday morning. As the sun dawned over Beverley, many families had been awake for hours to travel to the Spring Equinox Extravaganza hosted by […]

New Diving Blocks Launched

The Beverley Barracudas Swimming Club launched their new diving blocks with an inaugural ‘big dive’ session for eager members on Sunday evening. The installation of the state of the art diving blocks at Beverley Leisure Centre has been long anticipated by the Barracudas swimmers, coaches and committee members alike. The blocks reflect the competitive ambitions […]

National Success

Last weekend, Dan Stephens and Kieran Grant represented Beverley Barracudas in the National Winter Championships at Ponds Forge, Sheffield. Both swimmers did the club proud by gaining personal best times in many races. The highlight was Kieran’s 4th place in the age 16 and under final of the 50m butterfly. It’s a great achievement for […]

Ridings Gala Success

This evening’s Ridings Gala was a phenomenal success for Beverley Barracudas. What an incredible display of swimming prowess from all our swimmers. The relay teams worked harmoniously to produce some astonishing results. And the individual racers pulled it out of the bag. It is so great to see how well the swimmers work together and […]

NERs

The Beverley Barracudas swimmers taking part in the prestigious North East Region’s (NER) gala last weekend did themselves and the club proud with their tremendous efforts. Clocking NER times in qualifying galas leading up to the event, is the ultimate goal for many of our young swimmers. The NER gala itself, held at Ponds Forge […]