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Notice of Swan Annual General Meeting You are hereby notified that the Norwich Swan Swimming Club AGM will be held on 20th November 2019 Location: Sportspark, Norwich Time: 6.30pm The main task of this meeting is to receive the financial accounts and elect the committee for the following year. These roles are critical to the running of the club. Current committee members have indicated they wish to continue in their current roles for another term, these are: Club Chairperson Treasurer Gala/Competitions Secretary FONS Representative/Fundraising Officer Membership Secretary The following roles...

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200 Club October Draw Winners! We actually ended up with less than 200 members this year, therefore the prizes are as follows: 1st prize £15 2nd prize £10 3rd prize £5 The draw took place at the Sportspark and the winners for October 2019 are: 1st Claire Dyke 2nd Suzy Taylor 3rd Loretta Raila Please contact Carla Gilman to claim your winnings!

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Personalised Club Towels For Christmas we are placing an order with a local supplier for personalised Swan Towels. The towels will have the Club Logo and your Swimmers Name embroidered in white on a dark green towel. Size 100cm x 150cm - bath sheet 550GSM thick pile, 100% cotton Club logo and swimmers name embroidered Cost is £24.00 per towel including embroidery Delivered in time for Christmas, so ideal as a gift. As these are personalised and custom made to order items, no returns are accepted. Names will be the...

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Swan Graded Gala Report What a great night of racing from all at Norwich Swan!! A collection of Swans from across 5 squads took part in our termly graded gala held at Wymondham tonight. Swimmers age 6 to 12 took part in 25m and 50m races in all 4 strokes. Thankfully we had a lot of helpers on hand to support and encourage the swimmers. We started with the back crawl races, followed by breaststroke, then fly and finally front crawl. It was great to see so many swimmers enter...

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Club Champs 2019 Photographs The photographs taken by David Blood Photography at this years Swan Club Champs are now available in an online gallery to view and to purchase should you wish. There are some wonderful shots and the club would like to thank David for volunteering his time to take photographs of our Swimmers. (David attended the sessions on 15th June and 20th July.) If you wish to make any purchases to keep or for Christmas gifts etc you can do so through his website. The gallery can be...

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Named Club Hats We are placing a named club hat order. If your child would like a named club hat you can order on the website, under the "Events" tab. (There is a separate order for Learn to Swim Swimmers and Squad Swimmers, so please select the correct one) The hats will have the club logo and your swimmers name printed in white, on a dark green metallic, silicone swim hat. As these are personalised and custom made to order items, no returns are accepted. Please note that accents, cedillas,...

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Raffle Prizes Needed. We really need some Raffle prizes for our Graded Gala and for the Development Meet in November. These raffles help to raise essential funds for the club & benefit the swimmers. Do you have a bottle of something? Chocolates, toiletries etc that would make a nice prize? Maybe your employer is able to donate a day pass, voucher or treatment? Do you have smaller items we could pop into a hamper? All donations are gratefully received. Please hand to a member of FoNS, the Committee or your...

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Changing Room Policy Unfortunately this is a persistent issue and it has become necessary to yet again remind all parents, especially those with younger children in Learn to Swim and the Junior squads (Cygnet, Challenge) of the club's changing room policy: We would like to make parents aware that they should not be in the changing room while the children are changing, unless their child is of an age where help is required from parents. In such circumstances, the parent must use the correct changing room for their own sex/gender...

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Timekeeper Training Course We are running a course for new Timekeepers to help us at our Graded galas and Development meets. You need to be Aged 14yrs+ to do the course. We have space to train 18 people in this session. The course is open to parents/grandparents/carers of swimmers and older swimmers (14yrs+). The role is a voluntary position. The more people we have trained within the club the better. Date: Saturday 9th November Venue: Wymondham Leisure Centre Time: 4.30pm -7.30pm The course will last approximately 3 hours, this will...

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October Half Term Swim Camps This October half term we are running three swim camps: Skill and Stroke Development County Age, County Development, County & Senior Regional Age and Performance Youth Please see the Events tab on the website for detailed information, times, costs and to sign up to attend.