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Cranleigh Amateur Swim Club – Taking A Look Back

Cranleigh Amateur Swim Club – Taking A Look Back

As the days shorten, the temperature drops and we continue the inevitable cycle through the seasons, I sometimes like to think back to this time last year. What a very different world it was and how little we knew about what was coming next. For Cranleigh Swimming Club, autumn is normally a very busy time. Full of ...

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Cranleigh Rugby Football Club – Hello! From All Of Us

Cranleigh Rugby Football Club – Hello! From All Of Us

Cranleigh is growing and we all want to grow with it. Situated just a drop kick from the village centre in Wildwood Lane, our club hosts a range of activities with the community at the heart of everything we do. From the Micro Minis (U5s), through the Mini and Youth age groups, to Senior and Vets (very senior!) ...

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Cranleigh Amateur Swimming Club – The Return

Cranleigh Amateur Swimming Club – The Return

As for everyone else, it's been a long 6 months since March when the world locked down. Back then, almost overnight, everything changed. Our club swimmers went from competing in galas and training up to 5 times a week to nothing. From being super fit athletes to having to find ways to safely do an hour of exercise a ...

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Cranleigh Amateur Swimming Club – Hope On The Horizon!

Cranleigh Amateur  Swimming Club – Hope On The Horizon!

It's been another tough month for the swimmers at Cranleigh Swimming Club. As we adapt to the new post-lockdown reality, swimming has still not been possible. Everyone understands the need for caution. And in the grand scheme, it is a small sacrifice to make. But for our swimmers, the intensive routine of training ...

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Alfold Tennis Club – Now is the time…

Alfold Tennis Club – Now is the time…

Tennis is exploding in popularity right now, because it offers a great way to get fit and have fun whilst being able to socialise safely. Alfold Tennis Club has two all-weather courts with high output floodlights and it serves Cranleigh and the surrounding villages. The club is currently welcoming new members and ...

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Cranleigh Men’s 1s Hockey – Five Titles on the Bounce!

Cranleigh Men’s 1s Hockey –  Five Titles on the Bounce!

Five years ago, the village didn’t have a men’s hockey team to speak of, yet Cranleigh Men’s 1s have just recently clinched the Surrey Open Premier Division – a remarkable fifth league title in as many years. Despite the final two games of the season being cancelled, following England Hockey’s decision to abandon all ...

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Cranleigh Amateur Swimming Club – Keeping up the hard work!

Cranleigh Amateur Swimming Club – Keeping up the hard work!

The cadence is familiar. We're edging into summer. The days are long. The sun is shining. Another month has passed. It is time for another magazine article from Cranleigh Swimming Club. Unfortunately, for our swimming club, normality ends there. It is fair to say that these last four months have not been beset by ...

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Cranleigh Amateur Swimming Club – Double Take!

Cranleigh Amateur Swimming Club – Double Take!

Covid 19 doesn't stop Connie Emmet from her attempted Channel swim at home! Yes it is a paddling pool! Writing the Cranleigh Swimming Club article for this magazine focuses the mind on the passing of time. As I write, I am usually mindful of the season, often observing how it is reflected in the weather. The ...

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Cranleigh Amateur Swimming Club – Keeping at it!

Cranleigh Amateur Swimming Club – Keeping at it!

Open Meet Swimmers! Sometimes, a month can seem like a very long time. While it is less than 30 days since I wrote the last swimming article, it feels like several years. Writing today feels like a challenge. Not because it is difficult, or even very important, but because it is hard to get the tone right. Like ...

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Cranleigh Amateur Swim Club – The Gold Lining

Cranleigh Amateur Swim Club – The Gold Lining

I am writing today's article contemplating the strange times we are currently experiencing. For the vast majority of us, this is the first time we have lived through a truly global health pandemic. As humans, we see the world with all kinds of biases. We are not very good at anticipating the effects of things that ...

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