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May 2020

Date Event
16th Isabel Redfearn completed her ASA Level 1 Teacher qualification online during lockdown. She also completed an online Safeguarding Course.

April 2020

Date Event
4th Wavepower 2020-2023

The necessary Wavepower 2020-2023 documents had been added to the Club website.

March 2020

Date Event
20th All Club Activities had Ceased due to Coronavirus (COVID-19)
19th The Small Pool classes were cancelled due to the lack of teaching cover
16th Friendly League

In the third gala of the season, Colne were hosts to Accrington in the North East Lancs Friendly League at the Pendle Leisure Centre.

It was an evenly matched contest between the two teams, as they traded wins throughout the contest, with neither team dominating. Yet in the end it was Accrington who prevailed to win the contest by 59 points to 54.

During the gala there were 19 new personal bests amongst the boys and 15 amongst the girls.

Colne's next fixture against Todmorden on Monday, 23rd March has been postponed and will take place in September.
16th The schools galas were cancelled due to the coronavirus COVID-19.
10th Pendle Schools Gala

Chairman Philip Croxall and swimmers Mia Dodman, Caitlin Harper, Isobel Redfern, Kian Noon and Ben Middleton help out with the officiating at the first of three school galas.
4th Committee Meeting

The Club trip will be returning to Lightwater Valley on Saturday, 27th June.
The Club will be closed over the two weeks either side of Easter.
We will no longer holding land training sessions on a Friday, once the current 10 week block has expired.
2nd Friendly League

The young swimmers of Colne ASC travelled down the M65 to the Mercer Hall Leisure Centre in Great Harwood for their next fixture in this seasons North East Lancs Friendly League.

Great Harwood proved to be too strong for the Colne swimmers as they won the contest by 62 points to 50.

Colne's next fixture will be at home to Accrington on Monday, 16th March.

February 2020

Date Event
27th Most Improved Swimmer

Isaac Critchley received his award for the Most Improved Swimmer from Club Secretary Joan Croxall. From June 2019 until January 2020, Isaac made a 10.12% improvement across all four strokes.
6th Most Improved Swimmer

Maisie Dawson received her award for the Most Improved Swimmer from Club Coach Andrew Croxall. From June 2019 until January 2020, Maisie made a 10.88% improvement across all four strokes.
5th Committee Meeting

It was decided that the Club newsletter would become a member benefit.
3rd Friendly League

It was an early start in the year for the 2020 season of the Friendly League when Colne were hosts to Burnley Bobcats at the Pendle Leisure Centre.

Burnley started the gala strongly as they won most of the initial races, and this trend continued throughout the gala. Yet quite a lot of the races were very close, but it was Burnley who had the better finishes.

The overall score was quite convincing as Burnley won by 71 points to 44. Despite this the Colne swimmers put in a valiant performance and managed an impressive 23 personal bests amongst the boys and 29 amongst the girls.

Colne's next fixture will be away at Great Harwood on Monday, 2nd March when they take on the 2019 champions.
2nd Most Improved Swimmer

The Most Improved Swimmers for January are Isaac Critchley and Maisie Dawson. Both swimmers made a 10% improvement since June.

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January 2020

Date Event
23rd January Age Group Gala

There were a total of 23 boys and 23 girls who participated in the Cherry Wilkinson Memorial Gala for January, of which, only 9 boys and 5 girls qualified for the Most Imporved Swimmer for January.

The presentation will be made poolside from week beginning Monday, 3rd February
1st Presentation photos uploaded to the Club website

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