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Club Championships starting this Thursday 5 July

The Club Championships are upon us – please mark the dates in your diary: (and remember that on these days the champs will take place within/instead of the usual training sessions!)

Thursday 5 July 8-9pm: 200m IM, 400m IM

Friday 6 July 7-9pm: 200m free, 50m back, 50m breast, 100m fly

Thursday 12 July 8-9pm: 800m free

Friday 13 July 7-9pm: 200m back, 100m breast, 50m fly

Sunday 15 July 6-7pm: 100m IM, 100m free

Thursday 19 July 8-9pm: 200m fly, 400m free

Friday 20 July 7-9pm: 200m breast, 100m back, 50m free

Thursday 26 July 8-9pm: 1500m free

See you there!

Swimming over the Jubilee half-term

Thursday 31 May: Swimming as usual.
Friday 1 June: Swimming as usual
Sunday 3 June: no swim
Thurs 7 June: no swim
Friday 8 June: no swim
Sunday 10 June: swim session 5-6pm only for anyone not attending the Exmouth Jubilee Gala (held the same day, warm-up 5pm – be there by 4.15ish).

Internal club time trials: Friday 25 May

All swimmers are invited to take part in our time trials on Friday 25 May from 7 to 9pm. This is an important milestone in the club calendar and allows our swimmers and coaches to assess progress. Open to all ages and categories, these time trials will cover all strokes at 50 metres, as well as the 100m IM. Please make every effort to attend. Thank you.

Upcoming gala competitions

As you will have seen from recent emails the following galas will take place over the next few weeks, please sign up on the club noticeboard or get in touch with Ralph Lynch. Registrations for these are now due asap so please don’t delay signing up if you intend to swim.

Sat 19 May Okehampton friendly
Sat 26 / Sun 27 Southwold Swimming Club, Weston-super-Mare
Sun 10 June Exmouth Diamond Jubilee Gala

Swimming Club Presentation Night: Saturday 25 February

Our annual Club Championships presentation night will be held on the evening of Saturday 25th February at Throgmorton Hall, Dunkeswell.  We shall post out more details shortly, but in the meantime please mark this in your calendars.

This is our main social family event of the year where we have the opportunity to recognise those who have achieved awards in the club championships, and also other achievements throughout the year.

We intend to hold a raffle on the evening, so if you have any items you would like to donate, please could you bring them along to the pool between now and then.

Half-term break: Swimming continues throughout

Unlike previous half-term breaks we will continue with swimming sessions throughout (usual days & times). Please make every effort to attend. If for any reason you can’t make your usual day(s) just remember, you can still come on another day to make up for it. The new monthly payments by direct debit take half-term swimming sessions into account, so don’t forget to claim all your sessions!