Swimming will close down for a short time over the Christmas holidays for all swimmers, coaches and parents to rest, relax and enjoy time away from the pool.
The last session will be on Thursday 19th December and the first session back will be Monday 6th January 2020.
The coaches and committee wish everyone a peaceful, relaxing break, stay safe and see you all back in 2020.
Don’t forget that the Christmas party is being held on Friday 13th December at the Islwyn bows club – Gelli Lane, Pntllanfraith, NP12 2JR – 7pm onwards.
All swimmers, siblings and families are welcome – it’s £10 a family to include a buffet and disco – please make sure you put your name down on the list with a committee member.
Due to party on Friday 13th there will be no training for Cand B squads on Friday night and there will be no training for A and B1 on Saturday morning.
All swimmers in A, B1 and B squad with times are to enter this target meet https://caerphillycountyswimsquad.com/opens/city-of-cardiff-welsh-capital-open-meet-202/
Confirmed swims, warm up times and heats – please make sure you are poolside 15 minutes beofre the start of warm up.
All forms for the South East Wales Sub Regionals are to be returned to Olga Fernandez or Ruth Nicholls no later than Friday 18th October, 2018 South East Wales Sub – Regionals
Warm up times Warm up (1)
Confirmed entries capy
All swimmers need to be poolside 15 minutes before warm up and if swimming the 800 / 1500 there will be a sign in sheet – if you don’t sign in, you will not be allowed to swim.
There is Long Course training on Sunday morning ,6th October for A, B1 and B squad from 08:00 – 10:00. The normal rules apply, you have to swim your session before to train on Sunday.
Please be aware that Sunday is also the Cardiff Half Marathon and there might be some slight disruption on the roads. I have attached a virtual map of road closures. The road to the pool in no affected, however, there might be traffic due to other diversions.
The Swim Wales Summer Open continues to be one of the largest open competitions in the UK, hosting over 1000 swimmers over 5 days of competition at the Wales National Pool, Swansea.
The Summer Open accommodates the invited Welsh top 16/8 swimmers after those selected to attend; and Caerphilly County Swim squad have a squad of 18 swimmers qualified to compete at this year’s meet with a full range of races from 50 Free to 800 Free , competing against some of the best swimmers in the UK.
All members of the Club, Coaching team, Committee and supporters wish you well. Next year we hope to have more swimmers competing at the top level.