Webb Ivory Closure

We have received a letter from Webb Ivory, to say that they have decided to close the business on 30th June 2017. Our account is up to date. Our club has been fundraising with Webb Ivory for a few years and we would like to say a huge thank you to everyone who has helped us to raise a fantastic amount for club funds through the Webb Ivory Catalogues.

 

BDSC Sprint Gala Results June 2017

Here are the results for the annual club sprint galas, held on 9th June 2017 and 16th June 2017. Well done everyone!

Small Pool Result 2017

Main Pool Result 2017

 

Small Pool Gala Results and News From 9th June 2017

Small pool gala results

Race 1

1 Jay Williams               26 seconds   Gold

2 William Sherwood     30 seconds   Silver

Race 2

1 Thomas Wilson          27 seconds   Gold

2 Joshua Clarke             29 second    Silver

 

Congratulations to Sonia Kelly who swam 86 lengths in a sponsored swim in aid of our club.

 Congratulations to Matthew Sloan who swam 200m for a badge and certificate.

 

EasyFundraising News

Between 1st January and 31st March 2017, a total of £56.63 was raised for club funds, with EasyFundraising. This takes the grand total raised through Easyfundraiaing to £713.26. Thanks to everyone who helped us to raise this amount. For more information about EasyFundraiang works, please see the link

EasyFundraising

News from 2nd June 2017

Congratulations to the following swimmers who all set new personal best distances in their 10 minute test on 2nd June 2017:

Matthew Sloan  196m, Giles Mallinder 200m and Gurvinder Garcha 312m.

News from 19th May 2017

Congratulations to Summer-Rae Belford and Jay Williams who completed their National Plan Stage 1 on 19th May 2017.

Tour De France Sweepstake 2017

The 2017 (104th) Tour de France Sweepstake

Bedworth Disabled Swimming Club is running a sweepstake on the winning team in the Tour de France.

Tickets are available to purchase for £1 for each attempt from the club or can be downloaded from the club website    www.bedworthdisabledswimming.co.uk

Completed tickets should be returned to Sheila Carey or Barbara Lanwarne before 1st July when the draw will be made. Each ticket will draw one of the 22 teams randomly.

The draw will be published on the web site before the racing commences with the first stage from Dusseldorf on 1st July.

It is then possible to follow the progress of the teams until the final sprint on the Paris Champs-Élysées on 23rd July.

This should make an interesting three weeks for a minimum of just a £1 entry!

Best of all you are helping to support the swimming club each time you buy or sell a ticket. Please note there is no limit to the number of tickets that one person can purchase.

Please find the Sweepstake tickets to download below (in two formats)

Good luck everyone!

The 2017 Tour de France Sweepstake

Tour de France tickets 2017

The 2017 Tour de France Sweepstake

Tour de France tickets 2017

 

Well done Sally-Anne!

Well done to Sally-Anne Tully, who ran the Coventry Half Marathon on 19th March 2017, in just under 3 hours, raising a fantastic £80 for club funds. Many thanks from everyone at the club.

News from 21st April 2017

On 21st April, eight of the junior swimmers used the 10 minute test as part of their session. Congratulations to Ryan Fulleylove (355m), William Newton (350m) and Phoebe Tully (272m) who all achieved personal bests for a new certificate. 

There will be a short committee meeting after the session on 28th April.

William’s World on CWR Radio

If you would like to hear William talking to Vic Minett about his trip to Wembley and his blog ‘William’s World’ it was recorded at 10.20 on CWR on 10th April. Great interview, William!