Committee

Executive Committee Members

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Sam Ashfield

Treasurer

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Alex Cross

Membership Secretary

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Kate Lloyd

Fixtures Secretary, Coach

My family have been involved with Worcester swimming club since 2011 and I have been involved in swimming all my life, having grown up in a very successful swimming club in London. …

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Catherine Martin

Renewals Secretary

My daughter has been a member of WSC since 2012. One year I offered to help with the yearly ASA renewal process and before I knew it I was a signed up committee member and the clubs Renewals Secretary.…

Jo Rhoden-Doyle

Chairman

As a family we have been part of Worcester Swimming for around 5 years. Three of my four children swim for Worcester Swimming Club, one of my sons’ swims in Performance and my twin girls swim in AGP, having progressed up through the different groups.…

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Kate Wilkinson

Club Secretary

I have two children swimming at the club, one in Skill development and one in AGP. We live in Kidderminster but moved my daughter Issy to the club 3 years ago after seeing the club perform at a PGL gala and loved the team spirit and of course the Worcester ‘Whoosh’.…

Ordinary Committee Members

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Mary Adair

Ordinary Member

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Emma Armstrong

I was a competitive swimmer as a child, swimming for Orion  Swimming Club in South Birmingham. I now train at Worcester as a masters swimmer, although my competitive days of swimming are over!…

Andrew Chandler

Steve Cutler

Lyndsay Earp

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Jay Goodison

My daughter (Pru) joined the club in May 2018 and absolutely loves her time training and competing with her new friends.…

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Lisa Guest

This is my third year on the committee. I decided to put myself forward as a committee member as my eldest son, who currently swims in the Age Group Potential squad absolutely loves swimming and I wanted to give something back to the club.…

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Orla Mahanta

I learned to swim when I was 4 and swam competitively for about 10 years. I can still remember the thrill of completing my very first width which was made even more special as I beat my older siblings (we were a competitive bunch)!…

Helen Parker

I am a full time working Mum, who knew nothing about swimming until Libby started WSC aged 7. Both my children are now members of WSC, George (9) in Academy and Libby (10) in Skills Progression.…

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John Pridden

Coach, Officials Coordinator & Child Welfare

Swimming and water polo has been a part of my life from a very young age, whether competing, coaching or officiating it has always been there. …

Anthony Redfern

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Steve Redfern

I have four swimmers at WSC, two of whom are visually impaired para swimmers.

I’ve been around swimming since we started as a family at Droitwich SC in 2004 where we swam for 9 years.…

Jane Richardson

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Chris Rimell

My daughter swam with WSC for eleven years and enjoyed every moment.

I played a small part in getting our amazing eight lane pool at Perdiswell.…

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Mark Stowe

Head Coach

Swimming/Sporting Background/Achievements

I learned to swim at age 8 and proved “a natural”, soon swimming competitively in Diddy League for Stratford-upon-Avon.…