It’s time to renew your swimmers membership with Swim Wales for 2017-18. You must renew your Swim Wales membership in order to compete at galas AND to continue training with Welshpool Sharks.
A renewal form is below and needs to be completed in full and returned with the appropriate payment by the 25th March 2017. The fees are outlined on the form.
Coaches and poolside helpers also need to complete the form and return it before the deadline but you are not required to make any payment.
Please return the form either by email to firstname.lastname@example.org transferring your payment by BACS or alternatively bring the completed form with payment by cheque to poolside (cheque payable to ‘Welshpool Sharks’).
Renewal details and fees (which remain unchanged) are outlined on the renewal form.
If you have any questions or anything on the form is unclear then please speak with either Glen (Treasurer) or Kevin during one of our training nights or send us a message.
Swim Wales Renewal Data Sheet 17.18
Here’s advance notice that training will not take place on Friday 7th April 2017 as the pool is unavailable due to the annual Swimathon Event.
If you’re interested in taking part in this annual event you can find details at the Swimathon Foundation website as follows:
We’ll issue another reminder closer to the time by email and on facebook.
Here’s a great gala opportunity for our younger swimmers – the Swim Wales Junior Development Meet at Llandudno on Saturday 13th May 2017.
It’s a pentathlon type gala where swimmers enter all 5 strokes for £15.
The events for 9 year olds are 50m Back, Breast, Fly plus 100m Freestyle plus 100IM.
The events for 10 year olds include 50m Back, Breast, Fly plus 200m Freestyle plus 100IM.
The events for 11 & 12 year olds are the 100m Back, Breast, Fly plus 200m Freestyle plus 200IM.
Age is determined as at 31 December 2017.
Entry forms need to be returned by Friday 24th March 2017.
Entry Form – SW Development Meet 2017
The gala pack for this years Cardiff International Meet on Friday 26th to Sunday 28th May 2017 is now available.
This meet is for swimmers aged 11 years and over with 50m, 100m and 200m in all strokes plus 400IM plus 400m, 800m & 1500m Freestyle.
Entry fee is £7.75 per event.
This gala won’t suit all our swimmers as the qualifying times are quite tight so please speak with Alan or Kevin if you’re interested but unsure on your swimmers ability/times.
Deadline to return completed forms & payment is Friday 24th March 2017.
Entry form for the Wrexham Spring Meet at Wrexham on Saturday 29th & Sunday 30th April 2017.
It’s a very popular gala and fills up fast so we do need to get entries in quickly.
The gala is for swimmers 10years & over with 50m, 100m and 200m in all strokes plus 400m Freestyle plus 400IM.
Entry is £4.50 per event.
See attached entry form for all details.
Entry Form – Wrexham Spring Meet 2017