Junior Team Highlights

 
1972
 
Rochdale Lifesaving and Snorkelling Club formed by John Hamnett and met at Rochdale Baths, Entwistle Road.
 
1974
January - National Snorkellers Club set up by Lionel Blandford and inaugurated. Rochdale joins NSC as Club number 55 and Club splits into separate units. Lifesaving Club continues to be run by John, Rochdale Snorkelling Club run by Lionel Lever
 
1975
Barrie Whitehead begins running Rochdale Snorkellers Club with help from Norman Turner and John Basford.
 
1979
Junior Octopush team formed with first friendly match against Batley.  Frank Greaves joins the club.