Swim North East Newsletter June 2015
The latest Swim North East Club Newsletter (June 2015 edition) is now available and can be accessed by clicking on the link above.
This month's edition includes information about our advert for a new Lead Coach for our Water Polo section.
4 hours per week
(Wednesdays 6-8pm & Sundays 5-7pm)
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Water Polo Lead Coach, qualified to a minimum of UKCC/QCF Level 1, at Durham City Amateur Swimming and Water Polo Club. The position’s main responsibilities are as follows:
- Determining the Water Polo programme and content at all levels
- Devising a rolling 12-month forward training programme for all of the Water Polo Sections
- Monitoring the Water Polo programme for all squads to ensure that the agreed programme is delivered
- Determining the coaching rota
- Organising the provision of coaching to cover absences when necessary
- Determining the criteria for squad membership and ensure fair and regular assessments of Water Polo Players
The successful candidate must be willing to undertake Level 2 (if not already) qualification within 6 months. The Club will assist with funding professional development opportunities such as UKCC/QCF Qualifications, NVQ; BTEC & YMCA courses providing they are beneficial to the above position.
For further information, please contact Judy Power, Water Polo Secretary.
We would like the successful candidate to start ASAP
Just a brief mail to officially introduce myself as the new Secretary for the Club. I also attach an introduction from fellow Committee Member Fiona Milnes, our new Welfare Officer.
Some of you will be aware that our Club website was recently suffering from some technical issues however I am pleased to confirm these have now been resolved. If any member does not yet have login details for the Members Only areas please contact Dave Low and these will be provided. Also the website has now been updated with all the contact details of the new Club Committee.
I will endeavour to provide support to all at the Club, and therefore please feel free to contact me on anything Club related - I'll be happy to assist.
If not aware please also see below notification regarding Durham School in May, should you attend sessions there during the week:
The deadline for people to change from the default position in this way is 30th April 2015.
Tickets for the 2015 Summer Splash Bash on Sunday 21st June at 5pm are now available - please click on this article to see the full flyer.
Tickets can be purchased by contacting the Club Secretary, Brett Baker
Well done to all the swimmers who represented the Club at the Wear Valley meet over the weekend of 16/17 May. The full results can be downloaded by clicking onto this article.
The latest Swim North East newsletter is now available and can be accessed if you click on the link above. Please note that you must be logged into the Members area to access the links or attachments on News items - e-mail Dave Low if you require log-in details.
Well done to our Junior League team for their performance at Stanley last weekend. The team list for the final heat, to be held at the Tynemouth Swimming Pool on Sunday 10th May, is now available and has been e-mailed out to selected swimmers.
Swimmers will need to meet by 10.30am on the day in the coach park at Freeman's Quay so that the bus can depart in good time. The expected return time to Freeman's Quay is around 2.45pm, but this is dependent on the finish time of the gala.
Could all parents please confirm their swimmer(s) availability to Ben Hatchett by this coming Sunday (3rd May) to ensure we have a full team. If anyone has any queries please do not hesitate to contact Ben.
A huge well done to the large team of Durham City swimmers who competed at the South Tyneside meet over the weekend of 18/19 April. There were a huge number of PBs and the full results can be downloaded below.