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Contact us at:
Ynysawdre Swimming Pool
Heol yr Ysgol
Bridgend CF32 9EL
Phone: 0300 012 1223 option 8
The club this year have selected the Papagayo training facility in Fuerteventura for their warm weather overseas February 2016 training camp this year. The staff would like to thank Sports Abroad team for their help and assistance in making the camp possible.
BRIDGEND COUNTY SWIM SQUAD TRAINING CAMP 2016
CLUB BULLETIN BOARD (Last updated 26 July 2015)
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Presentations to Performance and Skills Squads (including link groups) ……..
Click here for a copy of the presentation given by Phil on Thursday 6th November.
Details are now available on the Events & Competitions page for:
BCSS Club Championships 2015
Swim Wales Legends Meet 18th - 20 September 2015
Greater Gwent Fastwater Open Meet (Level 2)
Greater Gwent Development Meet (Level 4)
Competition Calendar for 2015/16 will be published shortly and will be available on Events & Competition Page
New Squads from March 01 2015…….
Click here for revised squad list members effective from 01 March 2015. The consideration standards and requirements for selection can be found here. Could all parents/guardians please ensure that the correct fees are paid in accordance with the fee schedule which can be found below. To avoid any embarrassment please check you are paying the correct amount as checks to standing orders are made regularly.
If you have any queries regarding any of the squad movements please speak to Phil or Kerry. Next squad movements will take place after the Club Championships.
Training sessions at Ynysawdre pool…...the club have been requested to remind all swimmers across all squads that changing bags and kit bags should not be left in the changing cubicles or alongside the training pool during their session as it is causing a hazard for those using the small pool. Please either use the lockers within the changing area or bags should be stored neatly in the alcoves in front of the seating area adjacent to the main pool.
REGISTRATION AND MEMBERSHIP
PLEASE CLICK HERE FOR NEW JOINER FORM (IN MICROSOFT WORD FORMAT)WHICH NEEDS TO BE COMPLETED AND RETURNED TO YOUR COACH. FURTHER MEMBERSHIP PAPERWORK WILL THEN BE ISSUED TO YOU INCLUDING THE SWIM WALES MEMBERSHIP APPLICATION FORM WHICH IS REQUIRED TO BE COMPLETED BY ALL NEW MEMBERS. FOR A PDF VERSION OF THE CLUB MEMBERSHIP APPLICATION FORM TO PRINT AND SCAN PLEASE CLICK HERE.
Membership Fee Increase...
Membership fees have increased effective from 1st December 2012. Click here for notice of new fees. Could all members assist by arranging to amend their standing order with their bank.
For individual squad training times see Squad Structure page.
The results from the recent Tiger Bay Open Meet and Swim Wales LC championships are now available in the Results section.
CHANGES TO TRAINING TIMES
Please check regularly the schedule of dates/cancellations for Saturday training and Tuesday gym sessions which are found under the Squad link pages.
MAESTEG DEVELOPMENT SESSIONS
DUE TO THE INTRODUCTION OF ACADEMY TRAINING SESSIONS AT MAESTEG THE DEVELOPMENT SESSIONS HELD ON SUNDAYS WILL NOW RUN FROM 10am—11am. THIS CHANGE IS EFFECTIVE FROM AND INCLUDING SUNDAY 7th June 2015.
TUESDAYS SESSIONS REMAIN UNCHANGED.
PERFORMANCE SQUAD— 1st session back following Welsh and British Nationals will be on Tuesday 4th August (pm)
last session before break on Saturday 22 August returning on the evening of 1st September with evening sessions only on 2nd, 3rd and 4th
COMPETITIVE SKILLS last session before the break will be Wednesday 29th July returning on 14th August (pm)
DEVELOPMENT MAESTEG—last session on Sunday 16th August with 1st session back on Tuesday 1st September
DEVELOPMENT PYLE—last session 31st July with 1st session back 18th August
DEVELOPMENT YNYSAWDRE—staggered break - last session Wednesday 29th July returning for session on 9th August; swimming as normal up to and including 23rd August with a break returning on Wednesday 2nd Sept
DEVELOPMENT PENCOED—Last session on Friday 14th with 1st session back on Friday 4th September (no swimming on 21st and 28th)
As from Sunday 05 October 2014 Competitive Skills will train on sundays in pyle pool. This is due to halo needing the ynysawdre pool time for mainstream swimming lessons.
Training will be from 4-6pm