Archive for January, 2012

Ian Butler – swimming ambassador

Ian Butler joined Marlins early last year and moved to the Island to be with his fianc√© and fellow Marlins swimmer, Ruth Carroll, in October. His enthusiasm for swimming has made headlines. Click on the image below to view the full article published in the February 2012 ‘Swimming Times’.

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Swimming sessions during pool closure

The Heights pool will be closed as from 31st December until 1st October 2012 for major refurbishment.   As the committee is keen to maintain the continuity of your swimming and team spirit, a temporary alternative is listed below and it is sincerely hoped that you will all consider joining your team at these suggested [...]

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Pool sprinter to open water swimmer

Isle of Wight Marlins Swimming Club were delighted to award their ‘Most Improved Swimmer’ cup to Ruth Carroll for her outstanding achievements in open water swimming last year. A highly successful competitive swimmer in the pool, Ruth overcame her fear of the sea and cold water and trained all through last year’s harsh winter to [...]

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