Welcome to Cinderford & District Swimming Club
Please could all parents/guardians check their email regarding a new policy Swimming Club has adopted for dropping off and collection of swimmers under the age of 18. If you haven’t done so already, please acknowledge that you have read the new policy by reply. Alternatively You can read the new policy on Club Reception and confirm to them that you have read it.
Please ask Club reception for more information or to buy tickets. PLEASE note although Club Members are FREE you still need a ticket.
We are looking for more volunteers to do timekeeping, a course has been arrange for anyone who can spare us some time. If you are interested please speak to Cathy or Karen on club reception. Many thanks
Anyone interested in a free trial with the Teaching group (equivalent to Stage 6 or above) , Development or County Squads or Masters (18+) group
LAND TRAINING WITH JENNY EVERY FRIDAY FOR DEVELOPMENT & COUNTY SQUADS
Gloucester Open Meet Long Distance Friday 18 October
Attached is information on this Meet - good luck to Alex, Nia, Monty, Joe and Morgan
Warm up starts at 5.30pm. Signing in CLOSES 10minutes before the start of the warm up so please be there in plenty of time to sign in. You cannot swim if you have not signed in
Programme of Events
Gloucester Open Meet Level 2 & Level 3 on Sat 19 & Sun 20 October
Warm ups start at 10.15am and 3.30pm both days. You must sign in to be allowed to swim and the sign in desk closes 10 minutes before the warm ups start. So please be on poolside with your team in plenty of time.
Attached is information on this Meet
Entrants and their races
Programme of Events
GCASA Distance Development Meet
on 15 December at GL1
The County are holding a 800m and 1500m Frontcrawl Meet.
If you are interested please speak to Cathy for an entry form
BCLSC Open Meet
New date of Sunday 24 November - look forward to seeing you all there
Sadly due to an issue with the pool floor at GL1, they have had to cancel our Meet on the 13 October.
We have found another date - 24 November, for more information see our reception.
South West Region Winter Championships 2019.
If you have qualified please see Jayne or Cathy to enter
We are currently collecting items for upcoming gala raffle and also our annual club champs draw. If you have any items suitable to be put into a hamper or be raffle prizes, please could you bring items to reception. Any food items, please check use by dates.
Thank you for your continuing support.
4 Seasons Gala at Monmouth 28 October
A fantastic night of races by all swimmers and an excellent result for Cinderford winning by a very slim margin, with some amazing swims from a mostly inexperienced team. Thank you to all the officials and helpers on the night, we couldn't run without you. Also thank you to parents and families for all your support
Regional Summer Championships 2020
Due to the change in the bank holiday in 2020, the dates for the Summer Championships are now:
Age groups (14/u) - 25th & 26th April at Millfield School
Age groups (14/u) - 2nd & 3rd May at Hengrove Park, Bristol
Youth (15/0) - 8th, 9th & 10th May at Plymouth Life Centre
County Championships 2019
The Counties are over for another year - qualifying times to compete in the Counties 2020 can be achieved at any licenced meet (including our Club Championships) after 1 January 2019, the qualifying times required can be found here
Club Records broken in 2019:
Erlina improved her Club Record in the 100m Butterfly for the 14 year old girls at the recent Soundwell Meet
Dates for your diary:
Please check in "Calendar" for more competitions
18, 19 & 20 October - Gloucester City Open Meet
1, 2 & 3 November - Winter SC Regional Competition
6, 11, 13 and 15th November - Club Champs Race Nights
Saturday 16 November - Club Champs Presentation Evening
Sunday 24 November - BCLSC Open Meet NEW DATE
Personalised Club Shirts
Prices for club shirt can be viewed here, please order direct from Club reception.
SwimPath - Online Swimshop to buy swimwear, equipment and all things swimming, receive 10% discount CINDERFORDSP10