Cornwall & West Devon League

The Cornwall & West Devon League is a swimming league between clubs in the Cornwall & West Devon area.

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The history page has now been updated

History of the League

League rules for 2015 Season

League Teams

2015 Gala dates as decided at the AGM:

Round 1: Sunday 26 April 2015
Round 2: Sunday 21 June 2015
Round 3: Saturday 11 July 2015

2015 Gala and Pool Arrangements

2014 Competition results

2013 Competition results

2012 Competition results

2011 Competition results

2010 Competition results

2009 Competition results

Documents for competitions

League rules for 2015 Season / When to take swimming lessons

Some say it’s never too late for swimming. Unlike other sports where you need to gain a sort of flexibility at an early age, this sport can be learnt at any age, of course with different techniques. Swimming is a nice way of working your muscles, which is why so many people wish to take lessons. These will help you learn a sport that can become a useful hobby as it builds a healthy body and a good mood at the same time.

Benefits of taking swimming lessons

Ideally, the lessons should begin during our early childhood. The smaller student can be under 1 year old because this sport is easy and brings many benefits. So, every parent should enroll their child to the natation lessons where they will learn to be competitive through the exercises they’re doing at the pool. Another important thing is that your child will learn to be disciplined as this sport requires attention and balance. All these, combined with the health that is maintained, will prepare your children for their adult life which will be easier and happier for them.

Although it’s easier to take these lessons when you are a child, it is not excluded to take them when you are an adult. There are many adults that have learned to swim quite quickly managing to take advantage of all the benefits of this beautiful sport. With a little help from instructor and a lot of determination, everyone can learn how to swim. Probably they won’t win the championships, but they will certainly gain a healthy and beautiful body while socializing with the people that share the same passion.

Swimming is about coordination, which can be learnt by anyone at almost any age. This is why you shouldn't hesitate to take some natation lessons that will make you love this sport. You will be surprised to see how quickly you will learn and that you will become addicted to it.