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Welcome to Witney and District Swimming Club

 

Newsletter - Your W&DSC Newsletters can be found here.  Our latest edition dtd 24 Sept is now out!

 

Swim Shop Order Form Closing date for named kit – Saturday 1st October 2016 

 

Please see here notes from the Sports Psychologist talk to parents on Sunday 11th September. Thank you to all parents and swimmers who were able to attend this club development activity – we hope you found it informative.

 

Changes to training for the first weekend of Club Championships:

 

Sunday 25th September

No evening training for academy or senior squads 4.30-7.30pm.

Monday 26th September
Racing will be 7.30- 8.30pm. Skills training will occur at the end of racing for senior squads.

 

 

 

The Witney & District Level 4 Distance Meet will be held on the afternoon of Sunday 13th November 2016.

This Level 4 meet will allow times to be entered for 2017 ONB County championships.  The results from the this meet will determine the winner of the 11/u and 12/o club championship 800m and 1500m events. Details and entry form here.


Entry form info:

- Boys do 1500m FC and girls do 800m FC     
- "No Time" entry can be put on form if not swum before 
- Note age is at November 13th 2016, NOT age at end of year
- Swimmers must be 10yrs old to enter

- Masters welcomed

- Younger swimmers must check with coaches before they enter that they are strong enough to complete.
         
Our club closing date is Thursday 13th October 9pm at CLC. Please hand entry form to either Chantal or Karen Good in an envelope with the name of the Open Meet and the swimmers name clearly written.  Separate envelope for every open meet please!  If you hand the entry to anyone apart from Chantal or Karen, please email Karen (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. ) to let her know BEFORE THE CLOSING DATEso that she can ensure your swimmer is included. 

Entries received after the club closing date or without the correct payment may be rejected.

Cheques must be made payable to W&DSC and must only be for one open meet.

Alternatively, you can pay by cash (exact amount please) or online (details here) – the correct reference must be used or entry may not be accepted, one payment per open meet).

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Well done to Ben P!

Ben successfully competed in the British Summer National Championships and came 19th in the 16yrs 50m Backstroke.

In the ASA Summer National Championships Ben came:

8th (final) in the 16yrs 100m backstroke

14th in the 16yrs 200m backstroke

Fantastic effort Ben – we’re so proud of you!

Ben P at Nationals Aug 2016 2

 

Trials for W&DSC Academy and Junior Squads are open to swimmers aged 6-10 years (from lessons Stage 4 upwards). Trials at 5pm on Sunday 11th September. For more details contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  or call 01993 772465.

 

Thanks to everyone who attended the club AGM and congratulations to our special awards winners:
AGM AWARDS 
Tweeny merit award - Jake and Maja
Revell award for endeavour- George and Megan H
WOSARC trophy - Robert Leese
Volunteers of the year (Cath Kendall trophies) - Louise Jinks and Karen Good
Young volunteer of year - Clemmie 
Coach of the year - Julie Saunders 
Swimmers swimmer trophy- Ben K
TED CADDY trophy - Rhiannon 
Peggy Wilson national trophy - Ben P
Trainer of year junior - Willa and Sonny
Trainer of year senior - Steffi and Ben k
Outgoing captains - Larissa, George, Tia and Malik
Incoming captains junior - Willa, Eleanor and Dylan
Incoming senior captains - Imogen and Ben P
 
Special thanks to Linda, Robert and Penny as all stepping down from their major roles. 
 
As always big thanks to all members of the club that puts so much time and effort in making the club function smoothly, and for the progression of the swimmers.
 
Coaches, treasurer's and chairs reports on website soon.

 

The European Masters 2016 Results

 

Tenerife Swim Camp October 2016

 

Summer Nationals 2016 Conditions and Schedule of Events

 

Swimmer of the Match - New

Trainers of the Month

Advice for Training Around Galas

 

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