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  • 18 November 2018
     

    "Look the part for less money" -  25% discount on all Club Kit
    Hoodies, Backpacks and poolside tops. Follow this link 
    Remember when ordering that Hoodies come up BIG and Poolside tops come up small.
    All swimmers taking part in the Club Championships must "Look the part".


    Box Hill Club Championships 24 November 2018
    Thanks to the 84 swimmers who have entered the above event - your support is much appreciated.
    Click HERE for UPDATED alphabetical/gender list of entries.
    Let me know if you spot any errors or omissions by return.
    There were several incorrect entries and a couple of double entries so please check carefully. 
    50m events were for 7 & 8 age group only.
    Ages show as at 24 November 2018.
    NT means swimmer has no time for respective event.
    Letter next to event number denotes age group.

    Box Hill Club Championships - Rehearsal
    Thursday 22 November 2018 Rehearsal for Club Championships GHS 7.00pm-8.00pm (No training at Ripley Court).
    After 8.00pm the session will run as normal for those swimmers wishing to train until 8.30pm.

    Box Hill Club Championships - Help
    We need your help to run the Club Championships. Technical and non-technical help needed.
    If you are a timekeeper/judge (technical) please contact Tracey Rogers directly - traceyrogers@focushotels.co.uk
    If you wish to help in any other (non-technical) way please contact Conrad - conradcawley@boxhillswimteam.com

    Box Hill Club Championships - Raffle
    We shall be holding a raffle on the night just before the presentation ceremony.
    Tickets £1 will be on sale from Thursday 15 November and on the night.
    Proceeds are split between our sponsored charity Shooting Star/Chase and a Club fund for buying equipment.
    1st prize - One to One swim technique with Conrad (30 minutes - date to be arranged).
    2nd prize - Zoggs pack containing kitbag, kickboard and goggles.
    3rd prize - Zoggs pack containing kitbag, hand paddles and goggles.
    4th prize - 2 x Box Hill swim hats.
    5th prize - Bottle of Bubbles.
    6th prize - Box of chocolates.
    Many thanks to Fiona Hayers and Angie Hector for arranging.
    Thanks also to those parents who donated prizes.


    EXTRA TRAINING OVER CHRISTMAS AND NEW YEAR
    All swimmers who have entered the KR meet 05 & 06 January 2019 plus any swimmer with a *2019 County qualifying time will have access to 4 extra training sessions on top of the Tickover sessions already in place.
    EXTRA SESSION dates: 13 - 21 - 28 December 2018 plus 03 January 2019 - Check the Planner for times and venues.

    Who has qualified for 2019 County Championships so far?
    Q denotes Qualified. Age will show as at 31 December 2019.
    *CHECK HERE - Be careful when you check as you may have qualified twice for the same event, Long Course & Short Course.
    Qualifying times for Surrey Age Group Championships HERE.

    How much do you need to improve to qualify for 2019 County Championships?
    All Box Hill swimmers aged 10 and over on 31 December 2019 can check their respective times here.

    • Times showing are from all swims since 26 February 2018.
    • Swimmers age will show as at 31 December 2019.
    • Youngest age for County Championships is 10 years.
    • Q denotes already qualified.
    • - sign next to time means improvement needed to qualify for respective event.
    • S = Short Course (25m pool) L - Long Course (50m pool)
    • F - ignore this letter.
    • 100m Individual medley (IM) time wont show as there is no event in 2019.
    • No event showing means swimmer has not competed in this event.

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    Training this week 
    No training at St Teresa's Sunday 18 and Wednesday 21 November.
    Due to a problem with the pool water there will be no training at St Teresa's on the above dates.
    We have tried to add some extra sessions wherever possible.
    Please check the Planner each day HERE for alternative sessions highlighted in blue.
    Google maps of all training venues can be found HERE.
    NOTE: Please be aware that the entrance to Ripley Court swimming pool is in White Hart Meadows off Rose Lane.
    Please do not park in or go through the school grounds.


    In the training pool this week
    The Box Hill coaching team will work with the swimmers on everything in preperation for the Club Championships.

    2019 County Championships Dates/Venues & Events.
    26-27 January Surrey Sports Park (50m) 400m Free, 200 Free, Back, Fly, IM, 100m Breast, Free
    09-10 February London Aquatic Centre (50m) 1500m, 800m Free, 400m IM, 200m Breast, 100m Fly, Back
    23-24 February London Aquatic Centre (50m) All 50m events and relays
    Key dates for above are as follows: 
    Age at date: 31 December 2019
    Times to have been swum since: 26 February 2018
    Qualifying times for Surrey Age Group Championships HERE.

    Dates for your diary
    22 November 2018 Rehearsal for Club Championships GHS 7.00pm-8.00pm (No training at Ripley Court).
    24 November 2018 Club Championships - Entry form here. CLOSING DATE: Thursday 15 November 2018.
    01 & 02 December Rushmoor Royals Long Course meet - CLOSED - See who is taking part here.
    09 December 2018 S&C "Santa's Splash & Dash" meet - CLOSED - See who is taking part here.
    05 & 06 January 2019 KR meet - CLOSED - See who is taking part here.
    26-27 January Surrey Sports Park (50m) 400m Free, 200 Free, Back, Fly, IM, 100m Breast, Free
    09-10 February London Aquatic Centre (50m) 1500m, 800m Free, 400m IM, 200m Breast, 100m Fly, Back
    23-24 February London Aquatic Centre (50m) All 50m events and relays

    Competitive Swimming PERFORMANCE Awards - updated with Cranleigh meet results 14 October 2018.
    The award scheme is designed to motivate and reward achievements of swimmers at any age or level.
    Through the scheme swimmers can collect badges and certificates when they have successfully achieved the required time standard
    for a stroke and distance.
    Follow this link for more information.

    "Look the part for less" 25% discount on all Club Kit
    Hoodies, Backpacks and poolside tops. Follow this link 
    Remember when ordering that Hoodies come up BIG and Poolside tops come up small.

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Contact info

For general enquiries, please contact Conrad Cawley on:

Tel:  07813 355525
Email:  conradcawley@boxhillswimteam.com

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