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We are delighted to hear from Active Nation that the pool will be ready for the first step of our return to swimming training at the Quays in the week commencing 12th April. This will be for under 18 squad swimmers with older swimmers returning in May. We are also pleased to have heard from Regents Park School and Otters Learn to Swim will be returning from 26th April. More details (training times etc) will be emailed shortly. When we do covid protocols will continue to apply All the information...

Dave Lowther

We are thrilled to announce our Crowdfunder project is now live!! Please check out our page and rewards, then together we can make our Covid-19 appeal a great success!! https://www.crowdfunder.co.uk/city-of-southampton-swimming-club-covid-19-appeal

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With the new national lockdown being announced from Monday 4th, we will sadly not be training at the Quays for the time being. More information will be emailed directly to all members and posted on Team Feed and Facebook. If you are not receiving the emails, please contact [email protected] We fully support Swim England's efforts to reopen pools as soon as it is safe again. In the meantime, stay safe and look after each other.

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With the announcement of the impending Lockdown, from Monday 2nd to Wednesday 4th, all squad swimmers had a chance to take part in the Level X Time Trials. Just over five hundred individual events were swum across all strokes and distances from 50m to 200m with more than 70% converting to Personal Bests. Head Coach, David Terry commented "Well done to all swimmers. Level X was a whole club team effort. It is really pleasing to see that those who put their hearts and minds into the new training regime...

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Emails have gone out to squads inviting all swimmers to enter. Series 1 will run from 1st November to 31 December 2020. Series 2 is proposed to run from 4 January to 9 March 2021. We are excited to be taking part in Level X Racing. Level X Racing is not a gala, but a time-trial activity. It has been designed to be a fun opportunity for swimmers to practise their racing skills within their normal training session times. The concept enables swim times, registered during a club training session,...

James MacTavish

It was a welcome return to City of Southampton Masters last week, with 18 squad members making the first session on Tuesday night (8pm) and a further 12 on the newly introduced Friday night (8pm) slot. Many thanks to those that put themselves forward as Masters COVID-19 Liaison Officers and the Committee for getting us up and running again. Also to The Quays Leisure Centre, which has been working very hard to allocate precious pool time. Having plenty of new enquiries too so if aged 24 years and over and...

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After a successful few weeks, the new season has kicked off to a great start. We have been working hard with Active Nation to put in place the right protocols. The coaches are fully trained in covid procedures and the swimmers are following the procedures well. We have had a fantastic response from the parents to be Covid Liaisons and as a result, the training schedule is almost back to a full programme. The best news is that the swimmers are adapting well after 5 months out of the water....

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Many congratulations to six of our squad swimmers who have been selected for 3 stages on the 2020 Swim England Talent Pathway. Riz Ellison R from Junior County and Fraser A and Zoe D from National/Regional squads have been picked for the 11 year olds County Development Programme, Matthew L has been picked for stage 2 for 12 year olds, the Regional Development Programme and Emily L and Allie B have been picked for stage 3 for 13/14 year olds, the National Development Programme. Well done to all of them...

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All junior squads have now had a chance to swim during this last week which is great news. Swimming skills are returning well and the training will be slowly extended over the next week. From early September, early mornings will be reintroduced. Get those alarm clocks ready! Photo is of Head Coach David Terry and Assistant Coach Tyler Ellis sporting our CSSC masks.

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From next week, the other Junior Squads: Junior County, Development and Piranhas can start returning to swimming too. This is exciting news and follows a successful few days with just the more experienced squad swimmers in the pool. After 5 months off, the training is starting slowly: low speed and skills based but already in 3 days the difference is obvious. Active Nation The Quays have been very supportive in helping the club get back in. Every day during the rest of August - Mon - Fri between 2 and...