Club fees

All fees are payable in advance and the club operates a strict policy of “no fee, no swim”.

Payment can be made by Standing Order, which is the Club’s preferred method of payment. If paying by SO please ensure your child’s name is included in the reference and confirm by email to ( that payment has been made this way.

Payments should be to the Club’s bank as detailed:

Harlow Penguins Swimming Club
Barclays Bank – Harlow
Sort Code: 20 36 98
Account Number: 43345351

In addition payment can be made by cheque or cash, cheques made payable to ‘Harlow Penguins Swimming Club’.

ASA Registration Fee

An annual fee charged by the ASA for membership and collected via the swimming clubs, this fee is compulsory for all swimmers including Swim School. The main collection period for ASA Registration is Jan-Mar.

ASA Registration is the cheapest way for the Club to cover its insurance, details can be seen on the following document:

Harlow Penguins insurance certificate

Only affiliated Clubs and swimmers may compete in competitions and enjoy the support of the ASA. Any swimmer not registered with the ASA is uninsured and will not be allowed to swim. Swimmers receive a membership card and a monthly magazine from the ASA.

Prices for 2017:

Category One – non-competition for under 8 year olds = £14.90
Category Two – Competitive swimmers aged 8 and over = £31.50
Category Three – non-swimming volunteers and helpers = £6.00 (paid by the Club)

Annual Club membership fee

Harlow Penguins Annual Club membership fee is payable by all Squad swimmers, Academy members and Masters Swimmers.

Price for 2017: £30

Swim School Fees

Penguins Swim School fees are – £80.00 (per 12 week term), this includes payment of the CAT 1 ASA Registration Fee.

Please note:

  • All fees are payable in advance and the club operates a strict policy of “no fee, no swim”.
  • Anybody who has not paid by the end of week 2 will lose their place – we currently have a waiting list for places.

Squad Fees – Sept 2016

Monthly fees for each squad are as detailed below:

Performance Squads:
Senior Performance Squad £51.00
Junior Regional Squad 1 £43.00
Junior Regional Squad 2 £43.00
Junior County Squad £38.00
Junior Performance Squad 1 £38.00
Junior Performance Squad 2 £38.00
Competition Squads:
Senior Competition Squad £38.00
Junior Competition Squad £36.00
Academy Squads
Academy 1 £28.00
Academy 2 £33.00
Academy 3 £36.00
Masters Squad £23.00