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Kingfishers Charity Race Night – 31st May 7pm @ The Ivanhoe, Scalby Mills Road, Scarborough


Entries Open – Halloween ABC Grades Sprint Meet – Sunday 27th October @ Beverley Sports Complex

Halloween ABC Grades Sprint Meet

The gala is all 4 strokes at 50m & 100m IM It will be held at Beverley on Sunday 27th October. Details in link below:

http://www.halloweenmeet.co.uk/htms/openmeet_pack.htm

As this gala is filling up very fast so please can you email your entries to Shaun Vasey  –    openmeets@kingfishersswimmingclub.org.uk

by Sunday 5th May as this is when we are making our first enties into the system. (Entries after this date may be possible but the event may be full)

Please send your swimmers name & the races you wish to be entered into. IMPORTANT NOTE PLEASE ALSO ORDER YOUR SPECTATORS TICKETS…. PLEASE NOTE THEY MUST BE MORNING OR AFTERNOON (LOOK AT YOUR CHILDS SWIM PROGRAM FOR DETAILS) ALSO ADULT OR CHILD. THESE TICKETS CANNOT BE GUARANTEED !!

Kingfishers entries to this event can be found following this link:

http://www.halloweenmeet.co.uk/open_entrylists.php?type=swim&club=kine

Please check your swimmers entries asap & report any errors to Shaun Vasey

openmeets@kingfishersswimmingclub.org.uk

 


Swim England Regional Championships – Draft Program

Swim England North East Region Age Group draft programme 2019


Swimming Pool Remains Out of Action – No Training Monday 29th April

Swimming Cancelled Today – Monday 29th April

Training tonight is cancelled due to the ongoing technical problems with the pool. Hopefully we will be back in the pool Wednesday….  🙁

 


Swimming Cancelled Today – Sunday 28th April

Swimming Cancelled Today – Sunday 28th April

Training tonight is cancelled due to technical problems with the pool, all lower development squad members will get a £3 refund included in their May payment. We will check in the morning if this also effects tomorrow nights sessions?


Swimming Information Talks – By Swim England North Eastern Region

Swimming Information Talks

By Swim England North Eastern Region

Two presentations for parents, swimmers and coaches will take place at the NER Swimming Championships 2019.
Where: The Denison Suite (at the rear of the spectator area), Leeds Aquatics Centre.
Both sessions will be led by staff from the Swim England Talent Team. No need to book. Just come along.
Sunday 12th May – The Performance Swimming Pathway Saturday 25th May – Practical Nutritional Advice for Swimmers
Both presentations will provide useful, up-to-date information and practical advice to help support athletes.
They will take place between the morning and afternoon pool sessions at approx 1pm to 2pm.
If anybody is interested in attending please do.

http://asaner.org.uk/


Kingfisher Swimmers Qualify for the North East Championships

Kingfisher Swimmers Qualify for the North East Championships Kingfishers Swimming Club

Congratulations to all of our Kingfisher swimmers & coaches who have achieved qualification times for the North East Region Swimming Championships in the Open & Age Group events to be held in Ponds Forge Sheffield & the John Charles Aquatic Centre Leeds respectively.

These championships are the pinnacle of our swimming calendar & are achieved only through the dedication & hard work of the swimmers / coaching team. Well done everyone.

Our qualifying Open Championship swimmers are: Aaron Gilson, Eliza Hammond & Izzy Vasey

Our qualifying Age Group Championship Swimmers are: Joseph Benson, Thomas Eblett, David Hope, Cory Tite, Eliza Hammond & Izzy Vasey.

Link to entries: https://swimmingresults.org/events/senerag19/entryviewer.php

Good luck to all off our swimmers the whole club will be cheering you on!! Go Go Kingo’s ….


Easter Egg Tombola – Wednesday 10th April

Your Easter egg donations are needed to make sure the tombola is a fundraising success ( held Wednesday 10th April from approx’ 6pm). Please bring to the front desk on Saturday or Sunday

Also, the raffle tickets are available @ £1 each

🐣Last year’s Easter fundraising event raised £596. 🐣

Thank you for your support….


No Swimming Easter Monday 22nd April

Please note that there will be no training on Easter Monday 22nd April. Swimming will resume Wednesday 24th April as normal.

Happy Easter 🙂

 

 

 

 


Congratulations To Kingfishers BLDSA Junior Champion – Mads Adams

Congratulations to our impressive group of open water swimmers.

Well done Maddy Adams on collecting two trophies last Saturday night at the BDLSA swimming awards. Huge respect for swimming over 30 miles in open water competition a fantastic achievement & thoroughly well deserved.

Congratulations also goes to Tom Reynoldson and Jane Sedman who also added to the trophy cabinet.

Great preperation for their next challange “The Channel Relay”