Groups

 

Our group coaching sessions run throughout the summer from Trevaunance Cove and during the winter in the pool.

Nipper & Junior sessions are subject to number restrictions 35 per group for safety reasons. Although we try to accommodate everyone we advise that you contact the leader of the session BEFORE joining to find out if there is space. Fees for the year are £100 per child; this includes membership and subs for pool and beach sessions.

ALL NIPPER GROUPS ARE PRESENTLY FULL

NIPPER WAITNING LIST ENQUIRES, PLEASE EMAIL THE CONTACT FOR THE SCHOOL YEAR YOUR CHILD IS IN:

Reception 2018/19: stagnesyr1waitinglist@yahoo.com
YR1: Claire Bettison clairebettison@gmail.com
Yr2: Bex Knight: bexknight81@icloud.com
Yr3: Hayley Gay: hayleygay@btinternet.com
Yr4: Fiona Hayes: chylowena@hotmail.co.uk
Yr5: Julie Wheeler: kingsdale14@btinternet.com
Yr6: David Friedericksen: davidfred99@yahoo.com
Yr7/8 and Juniors: Lucy Stein: lucy.steinfamily@gmail.com

FOR SAFETY REASONS WE CAPPING ALL NIPPER GROUPS TO MAXIMIUM 35 NIPPERS PER YEAR GROUP.

TO JOIN NIPPER GROUPS YR2-JUNIORS WILL BE DEPENDENT ON GROUP SIZE AND WAITING LIST FOR THOSE GROUPS,ENQUIRES CAN BE MADE ALL YEAR ROUND

All Nippers especially year 1/2/3/4 are expected to be in Swimming lessons as our sessions are not a substitute and there is an expectation they can:

Confidently swim the following as a minimum in a pool before attending ANY training session –
(Age on the 1st January)
Age 6-7 – 25m
Age 8-13 – 100m
Age 13+ – 400m

Groups are divided up by school year –

Shrimps: yr 1

Hermit crabs Nippers – yr 2

Sand crabs Nippers – yr 3

Nippers  – yr 4

Nippers – yr 5

Nippers  – yr 6

Juniors  – yr 7 +8  and yr 9 plus

 

Group Leaders and Secretaries for 2018/19

Yr1 :                      Claire Bettison, Steve Instance

Yr2  :                    Becca Knight, Fiona Hayes, Adam Hayes, Paul Mooney

Yr 3:                     Hayley Gay, Steve Instance, David Friedericksen

Yr4:                     Fiona Hayes, Jamie Kent, Adam Hayes

Yr5:                     Julie Wheeler, Gavin Forehead, Dan Nicholls

Yr 6                      Vicky Vigues-Berry  , David Friedericksen, Jamie Kent, Kim Farmer

 Yr 7/8 Juniors:  Lucy Stein, Andy Carter, Joel Henthorn, Steve Instance

2019 BEACH SESSION TIMES

Sundays

10-11 yr3
11-12 yr1
1600-1700 yr2
1700-1800 yr 4

Mondays

1800-2000 yr 7/8 /juniors

Tuesdays

1730-1830 yr5
1830-1930 yr6

POOL SESSION 2018/19

Yr 2, 3 and 4 Nipper Pool session start on the 28th October  at Truro School :

Yr 2 16h00-16h35
Yr 3 16h35- 17h15
Yr 4 17h15-18h00

Yr 5, 6  Nippers and Juniors pool sessions start at Truro High School for Girls on the following days :

Tuesday 30th October
Yr5 18h15-19h05
Yr6 19h05-20h00

Thursday 1st November

Yr7 and Yr8  18h00-19h00

Yr9 and older juniors 19h00-20h00

 

Full members must be able to confidently swim the following as a minimum in a pool before attending ANY training session –

(Age on the 1st January)

Age 6-7    – 25m

Age 8-13  – 100m

Age 13+   – 400m

The following standards are also expected for attendance at summer sea sessions or when using any equipment –

(Age on the 1st January)

Age 7-8   Beach run 25m / Sea swim 50m

Age 9       Beach run 75m / Sea swim 50m

Age 10     Beach run 75m / Sea swim 100m

Age 11      Beach run 100m / Sea swim 150m

Age 12+   Beach run 125m / Sea swim 200m