Committee

The day to day management of the club is carried out by our committee. The committee are all volunteers, made up of parents, coaches or club supporters.


The committee ensure the financial viability of the club as well as supporting our coaches so they can deliver and uphold our aims: to build and inspire a lifelong love of swimming through excellence, development and family support, where every swimmer has the opportunity to fulfil their potential and compete at their highest level.


Chair | Sam Williams

Vice Chair | Alan Elvy

Treasurer | Jay Parsons

Secretary | Jenny Colwell

Committee Member | Angela Walker

Committee Member | Bill Eastwood

Committee Member | Paul Caller

Committee Member | Nicola Payne

Committee Member | Karlee Williams

Committee Member | Tracey Oakden


Other Roles

Membership Secretaries – Angela Walker

Gala Secretaries – Sam Williams, Karlee Williams, Jenny Londesbrough, Sharon Cunliffe

Learn to Swim/Club Trials Secretary - Jolene Tovey

Team Managers – Sam Williams, Steve Howard, Lindsey Pantelli

Kit Shop - Lindsey Elvy

PR Officer – Karlee Williams

Welfare Officer - Paula Foster

Swim 21 Co-ordinator – Trish Holmes

Swim Club Manager Support – Emma Winfield

Data Controller – Phil Clarke

Club Records – Glen Isaacs

Fundraising – Jenny Colwell


If you like to get involved with the running of Black Lion Swimming club, or are interested in becoming a volunteer please get in touch with any of our committee or coaches. Our coaches and volunteers are a key part of the clubs success and all help no matter how small is appreciated.