Half Term Training times

During half term members of A squad will be taking part in a training camp in Cyprus.  To ensure that swimmers in all squads are able to train during half term, the following sessions will be available.

We have merged some sessions as a number of swimmers have already indicated that they will be away during the half term.

There will be no training on Saturday mornings during half term for A squad- they will train on Friday evening instead.

If you are not receiving the email updates, could you email your details to: Mail@caerphillycountyswimsquad.com , and include swimmers name and squad (A,B1,B or C). Information can also be found on our closed group facebook page Caerphilly county Swim Squad.

MONDAY Cefn Forest A,B,B1 6.00-7.00
TUESDAY Heolddu All squads 6.30-8.00
WEDNESDAY Heolddu A,B,B1 7.00-8.00
THURSDAY Cefn Forest C 6.00 – 7.00
THURSDAY Heolddu A,B,B1 7.30-9.00
FRIDAY Heolddu C 6.00-7.00
FRIDAY Heolddu A,B,B1 7.00-8.00
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Friday morning training

Can all A squad swimmer that are intending to train at 05:15 Friday 15th February please let Sian Boyles know that you are training.

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Christmas training dates

Christmas shut down dates for all squads.  We will continue to train in Heolddu due to Caerphilly pool remaining closed.

Next weeks sessions are as follows;

Monday 21st – A squad 6:00 – 7:00 (Cefn Fforest)

Tuesday 22nd – B and C squad 6:30 – 7:30 (Heolddu)

Tuesday 22nd – B1 and A squad 7:30 – 9:00 (Heolddu)

Wednesday 23rd  –  A, B1 and B squad 7:00 – 9:00 (Heolddu)

Wednesday 23rd will be the last session before the Christmas break and training will start back on Monday 4th January, 2016.

Any swimmers that wasn’t at the Christmas party, can you please let Sian or Sarah know in order to get you your Christmas present.

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Medals at SEW Sub regionals

Relay teams at SEW Sub regionals IMG_5190

Last weekend CCSS took a squad of 38 swimmers to the South East Wales Sub regionals – all swimmers gave 100% and were rewarded with PB’s galore.  CCSS competed at every level and took away 38 individual medals and 8 relay medals, a great team spirit and great swimming.

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Training venues and times update

Training dates and venues from November 29th 2015

Due to matters beyond our control, Caerphilly leisure centre will be closed for essential maintenance repairs from Sunday 29th November, 2015 until Friday 29th January, 2016.

The Committee have secured the following training times at Heolddu whilst Caerphilly is undergoing repairs until its re-open; there is also a possibility of some additional pool time at Cefn Forest tbc.

Week commencing 29th November, the following times and venue will be used for training.

Monday – time and venue to be confirmed

Tuesday – Heolddu

B and C squads: 18:30 – 19:30

A and B1 squads: 19:30 – 21:00

Wednesday – Heolddu

B squad: 19:00 – 20:00

A, B1 squads: 19:00 – 21:00

Thursday – Cefn Forest

C Squad: 18:00 – 19:00

Thursday – Heolddu

A and B1 squads: 19:30 – 21:00

Friday – Heolddu

A squad: 05:15 – 07:00 am

C squad: 18:00 – 19:00

B1 and B squads: 19:00 – 20:00

Saturday – Heolddu

A squad: 07:15 – 09:00 am

If you have any queries please speak with Siân Boyles.  We will keep you updated of any changes, once we are made aware of them from Caerphilly leisure centre.

CCSS Committee

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Medals galore at Frome Open meet

Last weekend CCSS took a large squad of swimmers to the Frome Open meet, and for some this was their first taste of swimming a competition in a Long Course pool.

We started with a great meet and almost 100% pb’s with every swimmer giving 100% effort with every swim.  As a club we came home with some 60 medals, a fantastic achievement over the weekend (medals for the top 6 )

Great first session. Loads of pb’s , some first time LC swims, smashing short course times. Top 6 get medals.

200 IM 3rd Marie Faulkner, 3rd Caitlin Legg, 2nd Hannah Nichols.
200 Free, 4th Kyran Jones, 1st Sam Taylor, 1st Josh Taylor.
100 Breast 1st Hedd Boyles.
100 Back , 4th Kyran Jones, 1st Sam Taylor.
50 Breast – 2nd Marie Faulkner, 3rd Hannah Nichols, 6th Lois Davies, 1st Hedd Boyles.
50 Back, 5th Lewis Rees, 4th Ben Roberts, 3rd Josh Taylor, 1st Sam Taylor..
200 Back, 2nd Marie Faulkner,
200 Breast 4th Kyran Jones,
100 Fly, 6th Ellie Rees, 3rd Hannah Nichols, 4th Alyssa Norris, 1st Abbie Legg.
100 Free 2nd Sam Taylor, 1st Josh Taylor.
50 Fly, 6th Kyran Jones, 3rd Josh Taylor.
50 Free, 2nd Marie Faulkner,1st Hannah Nichols, 4th Alyssa Norris, 2nd Abbie Legg, 1st Hedd Boyles.
200 IM 5th Ben Roberts, 3rd Kyran Jones, 3rdJosh Taylor and 1st Sam Taylor.
200 Free 1st Marie Faulkner, 4th Lois Davies.
100 Breast 3rd Kyran Jones, 5th Jac Frenandez Jon,2nd Sam Taylor.
100 Back 2nd Hannah Nichols.
50 Back 5th Marie Faulkner,6th Caitlin Legg, 2nd Hannah Nichols, 4th Alyssa Norris, 6th Lois Davies,
3rd Hedd Boyles.
50 Breast 4th Lewis Rees, 3rd Kyran Jones, 6th Jac Fernández Jon, 3rd Sam Taylor.
200 Back 5th Ben Roberts,  3rd Dan Roberts.
100 Free 4th Lois Davies, 3rd Hedd Boyles.
50 Back 3rd Hedd Boyles
100 Fly 1st Sam Taylor, 1st Josh Taylor.
50 Fly 4th Marie Faulkner.
A massive well done to every swimmer that competed, you did yourselves, the club and your parents proud.

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From Open Meet – October 24-25

This weekend we CCSS will take a squad of swimmers to the Frome open meet at Millfied school.  Please note that there is a change to the warm up times and parking at the venue.

All entries have been confirmed, and swimmers are to be poolside 15 minutes before warm up.  If you for any reason are not able to make this meet, please can you notify one of the coaching team before Friday evening Frome open meet

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