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Tuesday July 11 2017
LEARN TO SWIM
The new Swimsmart Membership is here! ANOTHER WIN: Lyle Matthysen warms up for the match against Papanui, which Cashmere High won 4-0 but also suffered several injuries.
Injury-stricken Cashmere aim to recoup over break By Andrew King CASHMERE HIGH will welcome the break in the Connetics first XI football competition after suffering a few injuries in their 4-0 win over Papanui last week. The competition stops over the school holidays and returns on July 26, but Cashmere will relish the opportunity to rest their players, especially with the boys Lotto premier
football tournament looming. It will be played in Napier from September 4-8. Centre attacking midfielders Eddie Wilkinson and Max Chrietien, along with right midfielder Declan Tyndall, all suffered injuries in the Papanui game with coach Craig Squires saying it will test the depth of the squad. “The plan is that they now have some time to
The new Swimsmart membership offers a new approach to learning to swim. Swimsmart members will get free, unlimited access to all Christchurch City Council pools outside of regular lesson times. This provides kids with extra opportunities to practise their swimming skills! Customers will now be able to enrol for a membership that offers up to 48 weeks of lessons per year. The new membership also allows customers to pay on a more regular basis via direct debit instead of paying for a full term up front.
Grading of children’s swimming skills occurs on a regular basis, so they can move up a level as soon as they’re ready. If there’s no space available at that level at a suitable time, your child will go on a waitlist and get some advanced instruction at their current level. Book now to secure your child’s spot! Call (03) 377 7690, email swimsmart@ ccc.govt.nz or visit the Swimsmart offices at Jellie Park, Graham Condon or Pioneer to book. For more information check out www.ccc.govt.nz/swimsmart
recover over the holidays and reassess early next term. The boys are really keen to continue developing and have been very honest in their discussions around areas to improve,” he said. When the competition resumes, Cashmere will take on Middleton at 5.45pm at the Christchurch Football Centre, which is home to all league games played this year.
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