DUCHY CONTINUE INVALUABLE SPONSORSHIP FOR LOCAL SWIMMING CLUB TRURO CITY
Truro City Swimming Club begin 2016 with the fantastic and welcome news that Duchy Hospital will continue the sponsorship they started five years ago.
Club members and coaches are proud to wear the Duchy Hospital logo on their team shirts which are worn to all Countywide galas as well as swimming events across the UK, most notably for regional and national competitions. Elizabeth Pender, Sales & Marketing Manager at Duchy Hospital said “It is important to Duchy Hospital to support such a worthwhile community sports club that fosters home-
The Truro City Swimming Club ‘family’ are a friendly group of young people with a strong team spirit and competitive drive. Last year they retained the Ellis Trophy at the County Championships as highest scoring Cornwall Team and began 2016 winning again the Junior Interclub Competition for 9-
Matt Trewhella, 19, is a volunteer swimming coach and regional swimmer at the club, having joined the club aged 12 while at Redruth School. “It was so good to have an elite group of swimmers to train with and look up to. My swim friends are a great group to chill with too.” Says Matt. Emily Dart, the club’s Level 4 coach, one of only a handful in the country, has been an ‘awesome’ mentor to Matt and inspired him to pursue a career in coaching and teaching. He talks about the club as a family, a sentiment echoed by many members and swimming parents. Keith Rule, volunteer technical judge and father of up-
Truro City Swimming Club are extremely grateful to Duchy Hospital for their invaluable support which allows the Club to continue and thrive by offering as many opportunities to its young swimmers as possible.