Holiday Dates


BASC Holiday Dates/ Alternative Training Arrangements


The following list details changes to the main training schedule across the 2017-2018 academic session:


2018


BASC Summer Training Arrangements 2018

Thursday 19th July to Tuesday 21st August (inclusive)


Up to and including Tuesday 26th June training will follow the normal training schedule. Training will be cancelled Thursday 28th June due to the Bo’ness Fair E’en. There will then be a break before the summer training schedule starts on Thursday 19th July.

A printed version of this page can be found here.

The summer training schedule will operate between:  Thursday 19th July and Tuesday 21st August (inclusive).

Training will revert to the normal training schedule on Thursday 23rd August 2018.


Summer Schedule – Mondays – Bo’ness Academy

23rd, 30th July and 20th August

(Please note the Academy pool is closed for a deep clean from Monday 6th until Friday 17th August – alternative arrangements are being sought and will be communicated separately, if possible)


5:30pm – 7:00pm

Squad(s): Improvers and Bronze

7:00pm – 8:30pm

Squad(s): Platinum and Masters

6:00pm – 7:00 pm, Land Training

Squad(s): Silver and Gold

7:00pm – 9:00pm

Squad(s): Silver & Gold


Summer Schedule – Tuesdays – Bo’ness Recreation Centre

24th, 31st July, 7th, 14th and 21st August


 5:00pm – 7:00pm

Squad(s): Gold and Masters

(2 lanes)

Summer Schedule – Thursdays – Bo’ness Recreation Centre

19th, 26th July, 2nd, 9th, 16th August


6:00pm – 7:00pm

Squad(s): Developers and Improvers

7:00pm – 9:00pm

Squad(s): Bronze, Silver and Gold

6:00pm – 7:30pm

Squad: Platinum

7:30pm – 9:00pm

Squad: Masters


Summer Schedule – Fridays – Bo’ness Recreation Centre

20th, 27th July, 3rd, 10th, 17th August


 5:00pm – 7:00pm

Squad(s): Silver and Gold

(2 lanes)

Summer Schedule – Saturdays – Bo’ness Recreation Centre

21st, 28th July, 4th, 11th, 18th August

NB: There is no land training on these Saturdays


7:00am – 8:30am

Squad(s): Bronze, Silver, Gold & Platinum

8:00am – 9:00am

Squad(s): Developers & Improvers

Please note that all arrangements are subject to change.


Easter Training Arrangements, 2018

Saturday 24th March 2018 – Saturday 14th April 2018 (inclusive)


  • West Lothian Schools off – Saturday 24th March – Sunday 8th April inclusive
  • Falkirk Schools off – Friday30th March – Sunday 15th April inclusive

Week 1 – 24th March – 29th March


  • Saturday 24th March –  all training at Bo’ness Recreation Centre (BRC)
    • Bronze/ Silver/ Gold/ Platinum – 7.15am to 8.45am;
    • Developers/ Improvers – 7.45am to 8.45am;
    • Land training cancelled;
  • Monday 26th March:
    • All squads except Masters – Training as per term time schedule;
    • Masters – 7.00pm to 8.00pm Bo’ness Academy (venue change);
    • Land training cancelled;
  • Tuesday 27th March:
    • All squads – Training as per term time schedule;
  • Thursday 29th March:
    • Developer/ Improvers – Training as per term time schedule;
    • Bronze/ Silver – 7.00pm to 8.30pm at Bo’ness Academy (venue change);
    • Gold/ Platinum/ Masters – Training as per term time schedule;

Week 2 – Easter Week – all training cancelled


  • Training Cancelled – Friday 30th March – Good Friday;
  • Training Cancelled – Saturday 31st March;
  • Training Cancelled – Monday 2nd April – Easter Monday;
  • Training Cancelled – Tuesday 3rd April;
  • Training Cancelled – Thursday 5th April;
  • Training Cancelled – Friday 6th April;
  • Training Cancelled – Saturday 7th April: 

Week 3 – 9th April – 14th April


  • Monday 9th April:
    • All squads except Masters – Training as per term time schedule;
    • Masters – 7:00pm to 8:30pm at Bo’ness Academy (venue change);
    • Land training cancelled;
  • Tuesday 10th April:
    • Silver/Gold – 5:00pm to 7:00pm at Bo’ness Recreation Centre (venue change);
    • Masters training cancelled;
  • Thursday 12th April:
    • Developers/ Improvers – 6:00pm to 7:00pm at Bo’ness Recreation Centre;
    • Bronze – 6:30pm to 8:00pm at Bo’ness Recreation Centre;
    • Silver/ Gold – 7:00pm to 9:00pm at Bo’ness Recreation Centre (venue change);
    • Platinum/ Masters – 7:00pm to 8:30pm at Bo’ness Recreation Centre (venue change);
  • Friday 13th April:
    • 5:00pm to 7:00pm at Bo’ness Recreation Centre (venue change) for Gold only;
  • Saturday 14th April:
    • Bronze/ Silver/ Gold/ Platinum – 7.15am to 8.45am at Bo’ness Recreation Centre;
    • Developers/ Improvers – as per term time schedule (7.45am to 8.45am at BRC);
    • Land training cancelled;