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Swim School

Please complete the form on this page to register or contact us on 01822 813170 or to find out more.

Mount Kelly Swim School 2024

  • Summer Swim School Sunday 25 to Friday 30 August 2024
  • Residential: Ages 10 to 16 £515
  • Non-Residential: Ages 8 to 16 £390
  • Non-Residential with evening meals: Ages 8 to 16 £424
  • Swimmers must be Swim England Category 2 Registered
  • Swimmers must be able to swim 400m comfortably

Our coaching team will guide swimmers through skills, drills and practices that have helped to produce 83 International swimmers and medallists at Commonwealth and Olympic Games. All aspects of training are included and groups will be arranged according to age, experience and ability. Colour teams form the basis of the competitive challenges throughout the week culminating in a swimming gala on the final day, to which parents are invited.

Swim School has been running since 1980 and we continue to focus on technique development for all our course members. Swimming skills will be the highest priority as well as ensuring an enjoyable and rewarding experience.

During the week children will take part in activities away from the pool including high-ropes
and archery sessions at our outdoor activity centre; evening social activities (BBQ, disco, film night and a talent competition) and a shopping trip to Tavistock.

Course Content

  • Stroke development workshops in and out of the pool on all four strokes
  • Coaching improvement of starts, turns and finishes
  • Digital video analysis under and above water
  • Goal setting – how to get the best out of training and racing
  • Comprehensive land training including:
  • Circuit Training
  • Strength and Conditioning
  • Pre and Post Pool routines
  • Sports Psychology
  • Sports Nutrition
  • Games and Challenges and much more

Summer Swim School 2019 Video

Easter Swim School 2018 Video

Swim School Booking Form

To book please complete the online form below and also pay the non-refundable deposit of £100 by debit/credit card by ringing the Mount Kelly Swim Centre on 01822 813170.

If you book after the final balance dates then the you must pay the full course amount to secure your place.


Swim School Booking Form 2024


Personal Best Time

Swim groups for the week are allocated according to the time provided below. Please do provide times to ensure that your child is swimming with peers with similar ability. Personal Best Time (in the format 1:11.11)
Personal Best Time (in the format 1:11.11). Please include a 200 IM time, otherwise your swimmer will be automatically placed in the slowest group.

Medical Information



Simply Outdoors

Your child has the option to take part in high ropes and/or archery at the on-site outdoor adventure centre, Simply Outdoors. High ropes and archery are activities with a danger of personal injury or death. Participants in these activities should be aware of and accept these risks and be responsible for their own actions.


Mount Kelly or Simply Outdoors will not share any information or data collected with any third parties. In my opinion, my child is fit and able to take part in the Swim School activities. I give my consent to using over the counter products if required such as paracetamol, Strepsils, antihistamine or cough linctus, administered by Matrons or First Aiders. I understand in an emergency every effort will be made to obtain consent for treatment, operation or anaesthetic, but if this proves impossible, I authorise the Head Coach, Swim School Matron or Simply Outdoors staff to act in loco-parentis. A copy of the Mount Kelly and Simply Outdoors current Certificate of Public Liability Insurance can be provided upon request. Either company cannot accept liability arising from circumstances undisclosed in this Consent Form.

Digital Signature

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