February 2019 Latest News
Dolphins Weekly Newsletter – 6th Feb 2019 – This weeks news letter contains all of the latest goings on including the Announcement of the Swim league team for the first Meet in Darwen, ASA fees update, a call for budding officials and more…
If you would like to purchase a 2019 Counties Merchandise, please follow the link below.
Due to the upcoming holiday season, pool closures and the proximity of the County Championships we will be operating a modified timetable over the festive period.
Date Stonyhurst Pool Ribblesdale Pool
Mon 17th Dec No Training Normal Training
Tue 18th Dec Normal Training No Training
Wed 19th Dec Normal Training No Training
Thur 20th Dec Normal Training Normal Training
Fri 21st Dec No Training 18:30 - 19:30
Sat 22nd Dec No Training Pool Closed
Sun 23rd Dec No Training Pool Closed
Mon 24th Dec No Training Pool Closed
Tue 25th Dec Pool Closed Pool Closed
Wed 26th Dec Pool Closed Pool Closed
Thur 27th Dec No Training Pool Closed
Fri 28th Dec 07:00-09:00 (D1/2/3) Pool Closed
Sat 29th Dec 07:00-09:00 (D1/2/3) Pool Closed
Sun 30th Dec 07:00-09:00 (D1/2/3) Pool Closed
Mon 31st Dec Pool Closed Pool Closed
Tue 1st Jan Pool Closed Pool Closed
Wed 2nd Jan Normal Training Pool Closed
Thur 3rd Jan Normal Training Normal Training
Fri 4th Jan 18:00-20:00 No Training
Sat 5th Jan Normal Training Normal Training
Sun 6th Jan Normal Training Normal Training
Mon 7th Jan Normal Training Normal Training
Burnley Bobcats Last Chance Regional Qualifier
Darwen Leisure Centre 30th / 31st March 2019
2018 Sprint Gala
Congratulations to all swimmers who took part in Sunday’s sprint gala, a fantastic afternoon had by all and really fast swimming. It was great to see our new head coach Mike Robinson attending the gala. A big thank you to all our volunteers and helpers who made the gala happen.
Dolphins New Head Coach Announcement
Clitheroe Dolphins Committee are pleased to announce the appointment of our new Head Coach.
Michael Robinson will join our Club w/c 10th of December bringing with him a wealth of experience.
Michael has held coaching and head coach positions at Pioneer 79, Bolton Metro and Burnley Bobcats as well as being a Swimming teacher and fitness coach.
We are looking forward to exciting times and watching the club evolve further and grow under his direction and experience.
The internal closing date is Thursday 3rd of January 2019.
November 2018 Latest News
Our Dolphins swimmers will contest the Middle Final in Division 1 at Leigh Leisure Centre with warm up 5.00pm and start time 5.30pm. We have been drawn in Lane 5 with other competing teams, Hoylake, Carlisle, Garston Halton and Kendal.
Good luck to all swimmers and teams.
Wigan Best Meet 17th / 18th November
Link to Wigan Best Accepted and Rejected Entries
North West Arena League Round 2
Round 2 Draw for the North West Arena League, Saturday 10th November at the Broughton pool, Salford. Warm up 4.30pm Start 5.00pm. Team to be announce shortly.
North West Arena League Round 1:
Fantastic performance by the whole team last night, winning round with a 207 Points, followed closely by Bebington on 203 points.
A big well done to all parents who managed to get our swimmers to the venue on time trying to avoid the floods in Kendal and surrounding areas.
North Lancs Weekend 2 Information
Cancelled Sessions due to North Lancs Meet:
Saturday 29th September & Saturday 20th of October.
Sunday 30th September & Sunday 21st October 7-8pm session only
Dolphins Quiz Night Friday 23rd November 7.30pm Start
Dolphins Coach Russ shines at Lancashire County Masters
Congratulations to one of our coaches Russ Brass, who competed this weekend in the Lancashire County Masters Championships held in Blackpool.
Russ came away with Russ swam at regional masters this weekend a Silver Medal in the 50 Freestyle, Bronze in the 50m Butterfly & 4th place in the 100m Free.
Well done Russ, showing our younger swimmers how to do it
NW Micro League: Dolphins Swimmers Top Girl & Boy
Congratulations to Caitlin Wilson & Eric Inman who picked awards for being the Top Girl & Boy in this years B Division.
Well done to both swimmers (pictured below with Head Coach Paul Davison)
NW Micro League Swim Off
Fantastic swimming by our Dolphins swimmers who came in 4th place behind P79, Carnforth Otters & Fleetwood, Congragulations to Winners Fleetwood & also 2nd placed Carnforth who will both swim in the A Division next year.
Overall it was an amazing season for our Junior swimmers who did the club proud both in and out of the pool.
Micro League Swim off Saturday 8th September
Good luck to our Dolphins league team, who compete in their second consecutive promotion swim off at Palatine Leisure Centre tomorrow. We are sure they will do both the club and the town proud. We also wish good luck to P79, Fleetwood and Carnforth Otters.
Wigan Best Level 2 Meet 17th 18th November
Entry Information: https://clitheroedolphins.co.uk/galas/
Awards Evening **SOLD OUT**
Due to over-whelming demand, we are pleased to confirm the awards nights is now sold out. We look forward to seeing everyone on the evening.
Dolphins Awards Evening Friday 14th September
Venue: Clitheroe Cricket Club
Start Time: 7pm onwards
Tickets are now available from any Committee Member (see internal emails), on the night there will be a Childrens Tombola and a Raffle, all funds raised will go to the club. If you have any prizes for either please bring along to any of your sessions.
In addition to the awards we will also had a DJ, disco and bar late in to the evening along with curry & rice and hotdogs for the children who have yet to discover the wonder of curry.
We look forward to seeing you all on the evening.
North West Arena League Round 1 Draw:
Round 1 Draw for the North West Arena League, Saturday 13th October in Kendall warm up 5.15pm start 5.45pm. Team to be announced shortly.