About Us

Established in 2011

Carnoustie Claymores Swimming Club is a not for profit organisation which endeavours to provide a friendly and inclusive environment for all ages to learn and perform in swimming to their highest level. It is based in Carnoustie in Angus and has pool time in Gardyne Campus, Broughty Ferry.

SASA Midlands District

The club is part of the SASA Midlands District which comprises of clubs based in Angus, Dundee City, and Perth and Kinross. SASA Midlands District and it’s clubs are affiliated with the National Governing body for aquatic sport in Scotland, the Scottish Amateur Swimming Association (SASA). Carnoustie Claymores is also SwiMark Plus accredited.

Carnoustie Claymores operates on a voluntary basis with our lead coaching team employed by the club. All the squad coaches are fully committed to providing the very best training programmes and coaching support. They are supported by volunteer coaches, poolside helpers, swimming technical officials and lifeguards. The Club’s Committee has the drive and determination to ensure excellent club governance by providing their time freely to keep the cost base of the club low to ensure affordability and equal opportunities for all our swimmers.

The club is fully committed to the success of its swimmers and has a partnership with AJ Swim School to ensure young learners have the opportunity to reach their potential, whether that be a safe recreational swimmer or to advance to elite swimming at the highest level.

Like all community based sports clubs we cannot survive without our volunteers. Volunteering is a rewarding experience, benefiting both the clubs and the individual. It builds upon life skills, work skills, confidence and social aspects which are valued by volunteers in return for the time and dedication they commit.

In return we can offer training and support and personal development. We can give you references for further education and work and support you on your journey. Volunteers, of all ages, are the lifeblood of our swimming club. By choosing Carnoustie Claymores as your club, you can be assured that the club is committed to making your swimming or volunteering experience enjoyable and rewarding.

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