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The Blackpool Polar Bears is a registered charity and club whose prime aim is to promote swimming for individuals who have a disability.Swimming sessions are held on Sundays at Moor Park Swimming Pool, between 8:55 and 11:30 am.   Members are allocated a swimming time according to their ability and in order to make the most of the available pool time. We hope the information is useful. If you have any further questions, please contact us for information or if you want to get involved as a volunteer 

We would like to thank:

  • Blackpool Council for their continued support in the provision of the pool, teaching staff and pool lifeguards.
  • Our team of volunteer teachers and helpers in the water, without which we not be able to exist
  • Glasdons UKGlasdon UK    Big Lottery FundBig Lottery Fund
  • Morrisons FoundationMorrisons Foundation The Sandcastle Water ParkSandcastle
  • and other local businesses for their support in the donations of prizes for our raffles

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EXCELLENT TEAM PERFORMANCE - NASCH FINALS @ LEAMINGTON SPA

ONE NATIONAL CHAMPION AND EVERY TEAM MEMBER ACHIEVED A PODIUM FINISH!

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Eight of our members were selected for the North West England team in the swimming events at the Special Olympics “Summer Games” held in Sheffield between 7 and 12th August 2017. Prior to leaving for the competition the Mayor and Deputy Mayor of Blackpool held a reception for the swimmers and support staff.   All our swimmers took part in the individual “finals” and were also selected for the relay events for the North West England team.  The table below summarises results for the eight from the individual events.    Featured on ITV Granada News

 

1st

2nd

3rd

4th

5th

6th

7th

8th

7

1

7

2

1

1

1

1

 

 With Blackpool Mayor