Updates

We have a new supplier of kit :

We are pleased to let you know that we have finally agreed a new supplier for our club kit.

New T Shirt (£16), tracksuit (£36 – children and £42 adults ) and training hoodies (£21) as available from TSS Sports, 2 Bartlett Street, Caerffili, CF82 1JS – OPen Monday – Saturday 9:30 – 17:00

Plain black shorts are available which they can add the club logo, or you can take your own to have logo http://tsssports.co.uk/

 

Save the Date – 13th December 7pm – 11:30pm

We have booked the Islwyn Bowls Club, Blackwood for our annual Christmas Party for all our swimmer and family member – a disco, raffle prizes, buffet and lots of fun – please keep the evening free

Meet Calendar 2019-20

To enable swimmers to plan their competitions the meet calendar for 2019 – 20 is on the web site https://caerphillyswimclub.files.wordpress.com/2019/10/calendar-2091-20.pdf

Summer closure dates

Caerphilly County Swim Squad – Closure dates summer 2014

The club will take a break during the summer holidays for all swimmers, coaches and parents to recharge and relax and spend time away from the pool.

During the break it is important that ALL SWIMMERS take this time out from training in order to rest, ready to start back training at the start of September.

A squad last session will be in Caerffili, Saturday 16th August, 07.15 – 09.00 am

B1, B and C squad last session will be in Caerffili, Friday 15th August, 07.00 – 08.00 pm

Training will start back the first week in September, as the schools go back.

A squad first session will be in Caerffili, Monday 1st September, 07.30 – 9.00 pm

B1, B squad first session will be in Caerffili, Monday 1st September, 06.30 – 7.30 pm

C squad first session will be in Heolddu, Tuesday 2nd September, 06.30 – 7.30 pm

Please remember to stay safe during the summer break and if you are in the water please make sure it is for fun and not training as you need time to relax during the break.

Final Reminders

The Cub Championships will be held over the weekend of September 12/13/14 at Caerphilly Leisure centre, this is a friendly gala and all family are welcome to the event. Entry forms need to be returned to Sian Boyles by Friday 16th August, completed with WASA number, times and full payment. All swimmers of CCSS are to enter the club championships.

Gold, Silver, Bronze and Welsh call up for CCSS swimmers

Josh Hodson and Lewis Edwards competed at the DSE competition in Bristol on Sunday 27th October.  Both swimmers are classified in disability swimming in different classifications, Josh S14 and Lewis S8.

Both swimmers swam fantastic and achieved pb’s during the meet and both took medals in various events : Josh (below) came home with a Gold, Silver and Bronze and Lewis (below right) brining home a Gold, 2 Silver and a bronze

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Both swimmers have been selected to swim with the Welsh disability team at the DSE open short course meet in Sheffield on 23/24 November.  CCSS wish both swimmers well, and will keep you updated on their progress – da iawn bechgyn !!

Great weekend of swimming at 3 Towers meet

Over the weekend of half term CCSS took a squad of 28 swimmers to the 3 Towers meet at Millfield school where we had a very successful meet, with all swimmers achieving PB’s that the coaches lost count.

CCSS swimmers won a plethora of medals in various events, from the very youngest Jess Powell to the oldest Hedd Boyles.  All swimmers gave 110% in the water and this paid off with over 20 medals coming back to CCSS.  Coaches were very pleased with all the swimmers performances during the weekend.

Parents and swimmers made the most of the meet staying for the whole weekend, building on our great team spirit. 

Not all swimmers are in the photos

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Training changes for Heolddu

Changes to training at Heolddu
 
Due to closure of the changing rooms for refurbishment there will be a change to the training at Heolddu pool.
 
B&C squad session will not be available for 2 weeks, these are circumstances beyond our control
 
B squad swimmers are welcome to join the C Squad session at Cefn Forest on Thursday from 06.00 – 07.00. 
 
A & B1 squad will train from 06.30 – 8.00 on the Tuesday and Thursday at Heolddu. 
 
Changing provisions will be made via the dry side changing room.  All swimmers are to ensure they bring all kit poolside, and have a pair of flip-flops – trainers to wear to changing facilities.  A & B1 swimmers are to have towels ready on poolside before transferring to Dry side changing rooms after training.
 
We are assured by Heolddu that the works will only last for 2 weeks.

Christmas Training Closure dates

Christmas close down over the Christmas period.

All squads will take a break during the festive season to re-charge batteries and have some mush deserved fun!  The coaching team and committee wish to take this opportunity and hope that everyone enjoys the festive season and stays safe.

Closure – last session of 2012
A Squad – Caerphilly – 07.30 – 09.00 Wednesday 19th December, 2012
B1 Squad – Caerphilly – 06.30 – 07.30 Wednesday 19th December, 2012
B Squad – Caerphilly – 06.30 – 07.30 Wednesday 19th December, 2012
C Squad – Heolddu – 06.30- 07.30 Tuesday 18th December, 2012.
 
Start back – first session of 2013
A Squad – Heolddu -7.30 – 9.00 Thursday 3rd January, 2013
B1 Squad – Heolddu – 7.30 – 9.00 Thursday 3rd January, 2013
B Squad – Caerphilly – 8.00 – 9.00 Friday 4th January, 2013
C Squad – Cefn Forest – 6.00 -7.00 Thursday 3rd January, 2013