Club News 

  • 16 September 2018
     

    Cranleigh meet 14 October.
    This meet is now closed.
    Many thanks to the 31 swimmers who entered.
    Check your entries HERE and get back to me immediately if you spot any omissions or errors.

    Competition for ALL Box Hill swimmers aged 7 and over as at 24 November 2018 
    Club Championships - Entry form here. 24 November 2018
    Every Box Hill swimmer should be entering this event.

    Changing rooms are for changing and nothing else.
    We have had recent complaints of swimmers (Boys) interfering with other people's property.
    We know who the culprits are - If it continues we shall be parting company.

    Named Swim Hats- Last chance to order 20 September.‚Äč
    You can currently buy a Box Hill Swim Hat for £6.
    If you would like a named swim hat (swim hat with your name on) it will cost £8.75 with a
    minimum order of 4 hats £35(or multiples of 4) – Payment on delivery. Please allow 2 weeks for delivery.
    Your name will be printed on both sides in the same colour as the Box Hill lettering and below the Swim Team lettering.
    You can use a nickname or your full first name – or full first name and first letter of surname - or just your surname.
    Try to keep it short and simple. - email your named swim hat order to me by 20 September.

    Many thanks to those of you who have signed up - We still have room for a couple more.
    Train to become a Time Keeper/Judge

    We have organised a Time Keepers Course upstairs at GHS Thursdays 20 & 27 September
    Time: 7.00pm- 8.30pm each week.
    You will need to attend both sessions.
    You will need to bring: pen & paper - stopwatch (supplied if you do not have one) - poolside shoes or go barefoot.
    Cost: No charge - fee paid by Box Hill SC
    You will become a licensed official - annual registration fee paid by Box Hill SC
    Workbook - supplied on course


    SESSION 1 - Thursday 20 September 7.00pm-8.30pm

    What’s expected of a Time Keeper and other Pool side Roles

    Review of the Workbook

    How time-keep Theory

    Practical Time keeping assessment (Poolside)

     

    SESSION 2 - Thursday 27 September 7.00pm-8.30pm

    What’s expected of a Judge Level 1

    Review of the Workbook – Judging Theory

    FINA Rules

    Workbook Questions

    Practical Time keeping & Judging  assessment (Poolside)


    Please register your interest here.
     

    2019 County Championships Dates/Venues & Events.
    26-27 January Surrey Sports Park (50m) 400m Free, 200 Free, Back, Fly, IM, 100m Breast, Free
    16-17 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 are on Twitter #Surreys2019 

    Please sit poolside at GHS on the following dates
    Thursday 20 & 27 September

    Training this week
    As per Planner 
    Please note: Sunday 23 September No AM training at St Teresa's.
    Performance Squad and JP go to SSP (Surrey Sports ParK) 1.30pm-3.30pm.
     
    In the training pool this week
    The Box Hill Coaching Team will work with swimmers on all aspects of Individual Medley & 100IM turns.

    Dates for your diary
    24 November 2018 Club Championships - Entry form here.
    09 December 2018 S&C "Santa's Splash & Dash" meet - Entry form available soon.

    Competitive Swimming PERFORMANCE Awards - updated after S & C meet 14 & 15 July.
    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.

    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.

Contact info

For general enquiries, please contact Conrad Cawley on:

Tel:  07813 355525
Email:  conradcawley@boxhillswimteam.com

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