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Come and try it session

On February 4th we welcomed para swimming expert Carl Cooper to come and talk to our poolside team about swimming with disabilities. We learnt so much from this short session and have taken away lots of ideas to use with our swimmers. We also opened up this session as a come and try it session Read More …


Well done to Andy, Jess and Ryan who represented Bingham Penguins at the Nottinghamshire County Championships in January/February 2018. They all swam brilliantly and we are so proud of their achievements. Huge congratulations also go to Rachael and Ian who have just successfully completed their level 2 teaching aquatics. 

Kay Clarke Memorial Invitation Gala

Our members have been invited to attend the Kay Clarke Memorial Invitation Gala at Bedworth Leisure Centre on 18/11/17 4.30 – 6.30. Please let Lisa know if you would like to attend, the deadline for entries is 15/10/17. This event is being hosted by Bedworth Disabled Swimming Club.  

Rushcliffe Arena

We have enjoyed our first two sessions at our new pool, Rushcliffe Arena. It is great to be settling in and we have had really good feedback from our swimmers. We still have some space for new volunteers to help out in the water so please get in touch if you are interested in helping out.

Penguins are Migrating

So, after many years with Penguins using the Bingham Pool at Toothill School, we are moving! Here is a letter we have just sent to all our swimmers and volunteers. Keep watching for more details! c/o 27 Ropsley Crescent West Bridgford Nottingham NG2 5DQ To all Swimmers, Families and Volunteers The Penguins are migrating Those Read More …

Sainsbury Big Bike Ride

Charity of the Year with Sainsbury's Bingham Local Bingham Penguins have been chosen as Charity of the Year by Sainsbury’s Bingham Local Store Customers at the Bingham Local branch of Sainsbury’s were given tokens and asked to vote for a local cause to become Charity of the Year for the store and Bingham Penguins have Read More …

May Philips Swimming Gala

The annual May Philips Swimming Gala, promoted by DSISO-GB, for swimmers with Downs Syndrome is taking place on Saturday 1st October 2016 at Rugby pool. Entry details have now been published and links to the information pack and the Entry form shown below   May Philips Downs Syndrome Gala Oct-2016   May Philips Entry Form