Please check the event page for details of the first NW regional grade assessment event which will be held under the new ASA ‘grade’ scheme (instead of the old ‘skills’ scheme).
Please see the event pages for details of the CoPA Elite and Junior Elite Squad training dates. All sessions will take place at Hutton and there will be a fee of £15 per session to cover hire costs. Swimmers will need the following for each session:
- Exercise mat
- Resistance band
- Ankle weights for pool (Elite Squad only)
Congratulations to Izzy on passing her Skill Level 5 yesterday!
There will be a CoPA disco and games night on 15th July. Please see the event page for details.
Clothing collection bags are again being distributed amongst club members to request donations of unwanted items for charity which will benefit our club financially when they are weighed in. Please see Theresa to request a bag. The next two scheduled collection dates are Thursday 27th April 2017 and Monday 16th October 2017, so please hand…
Congratulations to those CoPA swimmers who took part in yesterday’s North West athlete development trials. All of our swimmers managed to obtain a place on either the Elite or Development squads.
The following CoPA swimmers made the NW Elite Squad:
- Daisy Rushton
- Rhea Howard
- Tilly Hadcock
- Leah Meyer
- Isabel Clayton
- Sophie Mills
- Olivia Mills
- Natasha Howard
The following CoPA swimmers made the NW Development Squad:
- Gracie Thomas
- Isabel Gullick
- Evie Coupe
- Elizabeth Brown
- Nema Dawkins
- Imogen Barnes
Please see this document for full details and results breakdown. Please also look at the events page for details of NW athlete development training dates. Coaches/parents are encouraged to come along and get involved for experience even if they haven’t got swimmers involved as this is a development opportunity for both new and existing coaches.
Following trials for the CoPA Elite Squads we are pleased to announce that the following swimmers have been selected:
CoPA Elite Squad: Izzy, Tilly, Rhea, Leah, Olivia, Sophie and Daisy
CoPA Junior Elite Squad: Rachel, Immy, Elizabeth, Evie, Isabel and Natasha
Congratulations girls, hard work ahead!
Information about the new synchro grades (which replace skill levels) is now available on the ASA Synchro Hub.
The NW Region are running a range of courses for those wishing to qualify to become a synchro judge at various levels, or to update their existing judging qualifications to move in line with the new grading structure. Courses are being run at both levels – please see the chart below…