Club News 

  • 20 October 2019
     

    Today Sunday 20 October
    Aldershot Garrison pool - 12.00pm-2.00pm Performance Squad and JP.
    St Teresa's pool - 5.00pm-6.00pm Alpha & Sigma Squads.

    Very important - Thursday 07 November
    Fast Water Sprint event at GHS - ENTRY FORM HERE.
    Fast Water Sprint event for all Box Hill swimmers except Performance Squad.
    Thursday 07 November at GHS 7.00pm
    Sprint events of 25m will give swimmers the opportunity to taste competition while allowing coaches to talent spot.
    Swimmers will also be able to gain Sprint award badges and certificates - subject to meeting the time criteria. More info - Follow this link
    Budding Timekeepers and Judges will have another opportunity to practice their skills.
    There is no lower or upper age limit. Age of swimmer will be as at 07 November 2019.
    Swimmers will also be able to gain Sprint award flashes, badges and certificates.
    After the event every swimmer will receive a stroke specific award with their time recorded on the reverse.
    Swimmers will automatically be entered into all four 25m events to include Butterfly, Backstroke, Breaststroke and Front Crawl.
    One entry fee (£9.75) covers all 4 events. Swimmers may withdraw from an event(s) on the night.
    CLOSING DATE for entries: Midnight Sunday 03 November 2019

    Badge award times HERE
     


    We need volunteers for the following events
    Fast water sprint meet Thursday 07 November  at GHS- no experience neccessary.
    Club Championships Saturday 16 November at Spectrum - Technical (timekeepers/judges etc).
    Please contact: traceyrogers@focushotels.co.uk


    WANTED Volunteer Chaperone/Team Manager
    Saturday 09 November - Deben meet Ipswich.

    Depart from St Teresa’s school car park at 11.00am
    Return to St Teresa’s school car park at 9.30pm approx.
    Parents of swimmers attending the meet need not apply.
    Please contact conradcawley@boxhillswimteam.com

    Details of trip HERE.


    Sutton & Cheam Splash & Dash meet
    Sunday 15 December - Entry form HERE.

     

    Dorking meet Sunday 03 November 2019

    Many thanks to the 25 swimmers who have entered this meet.
    Check entries HERE and let me know immediately if you spot any erors or omissions.

    EXTRA training sessions for Dorking meet swimmers only
    Thursday 24 and Tuesday 29 October - check the planner for times and venue.
    They need volnteers to run this meet. Please contact Philippa at
    open@dorkingsc.com


    Training this week - Tickover
    Planner HERE - Please check very carefully.

    In the training pool this week

    Coaches choice

    Do you have the correct training equipment?
    Check 


    Box Hill Swim Team Beanie
    Have you got yours?
    The days and nights are turning colder .....so keep warm.
    Follow this link to shop.
    The first swimmer I see wearing a BHST Beanie wins a BHST backpack.


    Swim hat ordering
    Order your replacement swim hats here
    Delivery at your nominated training session.


    2020 County qualifying times - Available HERE
    Times to have been swum on or after: 25 February 2019

    Swimmers who have currently (as at 15 October 2019) qualified HERE -  age will show as at 31 December 2020.


    How much do YOU need to improve to qualify for 2020 County Championships?
    All Box Hill swimmers aged 10 and over on 31 December 2020 can check here. 
    Times showing are from all swims since 25 February 2019.

    Swimmers age will show as at 31 December 2020.

    Youngest age for County Championships is 10 years.

    Q denotes already qualified.

    - sign next to time means improvement needed to qualify for respective event.

    S = Short Course (25m pool) L - Long Course (50m pool)

    F - ignore this letter.

    100m Individual medley (IM) time will not show as there is no event in 2020.
    No event/time showing means swimmer has not competed in this event.


    Dates for your diary 2019
    13 October - Cranleigh meet - CLOSED.
    03 November - Dorking meet - CLOSED.
    07 November - Fast Water Sprint event at GHS - Entry form HERE.
    09 November - Deben SC meet (Ipswich) - Invitation only. 

    16 November - Winter Club Championships - Entry form available soon. 
    15 December - Sutton & Cheam Splash & Dash meet - Entry form HERE.


    Dates for your diary 2020
    25 & 26 January Surrey Age Group galas 1 & 2 at SSP
    08 & 09 February Surrey Age Group galas 3 & 4 at Crystal Palace NSC
    29 February & 01 March  Surrey Age Group galas 5 & 6 at LAC

    16  May Summer Club Championships - Plenty of time.

    Competitive Swimming PERFORMANCE Awards - updated 15 October 2019
    The award scheme is designed to motivate and reward achievements of swimmers at any age or level.
    Through the scheme swimmers can collect badges and certificates when they have successfully achieved the required time standard for a stroke and distance.
    More info - Follow this link

Contact info

For general enquiries, please contact Conrad Cawley on:

Tel:  07813 355525
Email:  conradcawley@boxhillswimteam.com

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