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Caroline Furze

The 2019 AGM was held at Meadowlands on Sunday 23rd June.  The Minutes are now online under "Documents" on the new website (the page where you log-in).  We are delighted to welcome a new treasurer, Katrina Shipp, and two new committee members, Dawn Gatcum and Sean Hamilton.  You can find a list of all the committee members if you log-in and go to Team Tools - Coaches and Board Page.  (Team Unify uses the expression "Board of Directors" instead of "committee".)  Or, on the app, it is under "Coaches".  You can...

Caroline Furze

Eight swimmers and their supporters made the five-hour return trip to Gloucester to swim in the Swim England Regional Fast Five competition this weekend.  Open only to those who have swum in Swim England SW Region Championships since 1 November 2018, this requires swimmers to swim all five sprint events on the programme: 50m butterfly, breaststroke, backstroke and freestyle and 100m individual medley  Points are awarded according to times in each event and final placings are decided on the total points gained in all five events.  Our eight swimmers all...

Caroline Furze

The Devon ASA Sprint and Development galas took place in June at Plymouth’s Life Centre. The Sprint gala saw 28 Tavistock Swimming Club members take part. Between them they achieved 74 personal best times, 14 top 8 positions and won 8 medals including 1 gold. The Development gala was attended by 26 club swimmers swimming in 98 individual events. 79 personal best times were achieved with an incredible 46 top 8 positions and 17 medals won including 4 gold. A huge well done to Holly, Isla, Tamzin, Jakob and Jessica...

Caroline Furze

Read the article about James in today's paper, reporting on his success in being shortlisted as Devon Coach of the Year in the Devon Sports Awards. Many congratulations to him for this well-deserved recognition. We wish him the best of luck in the final!

Caroline Furze

Our head coach reports: "Last weekend saw the end of Tavistock’s county championships with the conclusion of the inter-club team gala. An amazing result finishing in 7th position!!"  "All the swimmers swam their hearts out, being a small club many swimmers in multiple races. During the gala saw us moving up and down the scores chart, was all very close, mixing it up with the mid and large clubs. We can really keep with the best in Devon."