Welcome to Ythan Amateur Swimming Club

Ythan A.S.C. is an amateur swimming club located in Ellon, Aberdeenshire, Scotland. We were established in 1980 at Ellon Swimming Pool. We cater for athletes from 7-16+ years of age. Our current membership is around 80 swimmers however we always welcome new members at any time.

On this site you will find information about the club and forthcoming events. Please use the menu at the top of the page to navigate around the web site.

For members, we have a comprehensive set of pages for swimmers and parents with details of club rules, committee minutes, competitions, club records and swimmer performances.


How to Join the Club

If you, or your child(ren), are interested in joining Ythan ASC please email info@ythanasc.org.uk. Please include the following information:

  • Name and date of birth of potential member
  • Contact telephone number
  • Current level of swimming (please note that as a guide, children must be at Level 5 in the Aberdeenshire Council swimming lessons, and currently swimming lengths).

There is currently a waiting list for joining the club, and the joining process involves inviting waiting list members to a trial at a Friday night club session, after which any decisions are made. and places offered. These sessions are usually held when space becomes available in the club.