Gala calendar has been updated, please click on “Competitions” tab and then the Gala Calendar 2015 link to see change of date of Macmillan Gala.
As part of our Presentation Night, and for those who have purchased tickets from Dee, there will be two sessions on the afternoon of Saturday 10th January 2015 with former Olympian David Davies at Garston Pool.
Session 1 – 2.15pm to 3.30pm (be on poolside ready to start no later than 2.10pm) for all swimmers 11 years and under.
Session 2 – 4pm to 5.15pm (be on poolside ready to start no later than 3.55pm) for all swimmers 12 years and above.
The Presentation Night itself starts 7.30pm prompt in the Metal Box Club.
The Clubs Annual General Meeting for 2014 will be held on Thursday 29th January 2015 at the Noahs Ark Centre (Speke Baptist Church) Ganworth Road South, Speke L24 2SA.
The meeting will commence at 7.45pm
The Committee of Garston Swimming Club is looking forward to seeing as many of you there as possible.
Click on the attached links to read a letter from our Chief Coach regarding changes that will be implemented as of Monday 5th January 2015 and to view the timetable.
For those of you in Junior A Squad, the Sunday session once a month is in the 50m pool at Wavertree Aquatics and is by invitation only. Rachael will email all swimmers over next couple of weeks who are eligible to attend. The dates of the first two sessions are Sunday 25th January and Sunday 8th February 9am till 11am, the date for March will be confirmed once we know the dates for Micro League.
At tonight’s Committee Meeting is was decided that due to the Club not receiving any questions, observations or queries for the Parents Forum on Friday 5th December that it would be postponed until the New Year. However, anyone who has any pressing issues can arrange to meet our Club Manager, Maureen Wain by emailing her on firstname.lastname@example.org
The pantomime has been booked for Friday 2nd January 2015 at the Empire Theatre, start 2pm.
Tickets, already purchased, are for the best stalls seats in the front block and are priced at £7.00 for members and £14.00 for non members, which the Club have again been able to subsidise.
We only have 40 tickets so please act quickly if you want any by contacting Yvonne Rees on either her mobile 07729472526 or her email address Yvonne.email@example.com
Tickets for Splash Night, which is on Friday 19th December, will be on sale from Monday 24th November priced at £4.00.
Tickets for the Presentation Night, which is on Saturday 10th January 2015, can be pre-ordered on the email address below, prices this year have been subsidised by the Club because of our current financial situation and are £5.00 for adults and £3.00 for children.
Emails must contain contact details and number of tickets required for both children & adults and a return email will confirm order.
Payment can be made at any of the venues/sessions that have door staff and collection details will follow nearer to the event.
This year we are delighted to announce that are special guest swimmer will be David Davies. David is a triple Olympian (2004, 2008, 2012) and won two medals from those three Olympic Games. He made an immediate impact with 1500m bronze at the 2004 Games in Athens before securing 10km Marathon silver in the event’s debut four years later in Beijing. He also has 2 x World Championship medals, 2 x Commonwealth medals, 1 x European medal and 1 x European Short Course medal to his name.
David will be holding master class sessions in the afternoon and presenting the medals and trophies in the evening.
To read more about the ASA competitions to be held in 2015 please click on link below:
Due to a Arena League Gala taking place on Saturday 8th November (warm up 5pm) the session at Garston (4:00-6:00) will be cancelled. Sorry for any inconvenience caused. The session will return to normal on Saturday 15th November.
Well first things first:
Quiz Night Results:
4th Place – Team Power – aka Redemption 69.5
3rd Place – Team Cougar – aka If Carlsberg did quiz teams 71
2nd Place – Team Dragon – aka Shrek the Magic Dragon 77.5
1st Place – Team Cobra – aka Perculating Pectorals Touch’em 84.5
Great last day - very hard session this morning, 4050 metres in a 90 minute session, followed by a walk in fantastic weather up the Orme to the Toboggan run, and a gala
ps. success!!! not lost a child to home or managed to break anyone today.