Age Group and Elite Training Camp Southend

Age Group and Elite Training Camp Southend

Thank you so much Southend Diving for an excellent weekend  Age Group & Elite Squad Training Camp! Last training weekend before national lockdown From left: Molly Lefever, Chris Beal (coach), Maya Peche, Matt Pipe (coach) Hernan Mosqueso-Jolly, Meah Thorngate, Joe...
Albatross Armada Cup 2020

Albatross Armada Cup 2020

Albatross Armada Cup 2020 A huge weekend of success for the ADCR Armada Cup team with multiple PB’s, finalists, medals, and divers achieving the qualification score for their respective National finals this year.  The competition conditions were changed this year to...
British Diving Championships 2020

British Diving Championships 2020

Congratulations to 15-year-old James West and Quinn Shaw after competing in their first senior event at the British diving championships in Plymouth. In the 1m event, James and Quinn finished in 11th and 13th place & 6th & 8th place in the Junior category. In...
Elite Training Weekend Southend

Elite Training Weekend Southend

Elite Squad: Malcolm Green (coach), Lizzie Cullen, Lauren Saunders, Quinn Shaw, James West Our thanks go to Southend Diving for giving our elite divers a weekends dive training this past weekend and for inviting us to your awards celebration evening. Good diving and...
English Schools (ESSA) Diving Championships 2019

English Schools (ESSA) Diving Championships 2019

Maya Pech  & Alexei along with coach Chris Beal attended the ESSA finals today as part of the South East regional team representing their respective schools. Alexei finished 10th in the Primary Boys event with Maya taking 6th in the Junior Girls! Well done both....
Reading Sports Personality of the Year Awards 2019

Reading Sports Personality of the Year Awards 2019

Two Albatross members scooped awards at this year’s Reading Sports Personality of the Year Congratulations to Albatross coach Jeff Pearce who, along with Reading Cygnets Gordon Dart, won Reading Sports Personality Clubmen of the Year. And further congratulations...
New Team Albatross Kit

New Team Albatross Kit

Albatross divers have been proud to showcase their new Albatross club kit. In the traditional Albatross colours of green, navy & white the kit has been designed to offer divers and coaches comfort while training.  The kit also gives the club a striking presence...
Albatross 40th Anniversary Celebration and Diving Awards 2019

Albatross 40th Anniversary Celebration and Diving Awards 2019

Albatross Diving Club marked its 40th anniversary on 23rd February 2019 with a night of awards and celebration. The evening united Readings’ diving heritage with its hopes for the future as it recognised contributions to the sport and outstanding performances...
Armada Cup 2019

Armada Cup 2019

Albatross divers shone in Plymouth at the first Grand-Prix Club event of 2019.  The team of 12 Albatross Divers brought home a clutch of medals and sought essential qualification scores for National Championships later in the year.  The medal haul included: a gold,...
Gavin Brown Love to Dive 2019

Gavin Brown Love to Dive 2019

Congratulations to Joe Foster who won gold in the boy’s age12-13 springboard event.  Joe was awarded mostly 7s and 7.5s for all his dives and was rewarded with an 8 for his forward one and a half somersaults from the 1 metre board (final score 178.50).  Joining...
British National Cup 2019

British National Cup 2019

Charlotte West and Charlie Minns both travelled to Plymouth with Lead coach Malcolm Green for the British National Cup 2019.  This significant event in the British Diving Calendar brings British junior and senior diving talent together and is used as a selection and...
START Diving Level 2 Awards

START Diving Level 2 Awards

Congratulations to five members of our START Diving Programme who have achieved their Level two Certificates. START Diving is open to anyone who feels they would enjoy diving.  Sessions are held on weekdays after school.  These sessions are suitable for recreational...
Albatross Club Training and Development Weekend January 2019

Albatross Club Training and Development Weekend January 2019

  Albatross Divers and their coaches travelled to Southend for a Competitive squad training and development weekend.  All competitive divers from the skills, age group and elite competition squads were invited and all came together to train in the dry land and...