London Region Success at the British & Swim England Summer Championships 2017

London Region Athletes received 25 Medals at the British Swimming Summer Championships which took place from the 25th & 30th July in Sheffield.
Two athletes received medals at the Swim England Open Water Summer Championships from the 30th to 31st July.
56 medals were received at the Swim England Summer Championships which took place between the 1st and 6th August.
Well done to all the athletes and a thanks go to all the volunteers who supported these events. For full details see HERE

2017 Swimming Senior Coach (Level 3) Now Open

The new Senior Coach 2017 intake (Level 3 as you will have previously known it) is now open for applications, and will close 1st September.

Successful applicants will be required to then attend an induction weekend to formally start the programme on the 18th and 19th November and then will be expected to attend 2 further learning days during the programme. More information about the course, and how to apply, can be found HERE

Coach Development Opportunities London Region 12 year old Camps 2017

London Swimming would like to invite coaches from around the region to attend the London Swimming Talent Camps taking place on the 9th of July, 1st of October and 3rd December 2017. This will give the opportunity to listen to the workshops and observe the practical sessions.
Morning, afternoon or all day sessions are currently available to book depending on your subject interest. We can only accomodate 4 Coaches per session so please book your place as soon as possible.
For further details see 

Important Notice - London Swimming Open Meet May 2017

London Swimming was horrified and saddened by the terrible events in Manchester at the beginning of the week and extends its heartfelt sympathy to the victims and their families and friends.

We would also like to advise people attending our events that we have been told that, in order to protect them, increased security measures have been put in place at the venues we use.  This will include full bag searches and we recommend those attending to take essential items only and, if possible, use clear, visible bags to help reduce the delays in admission

2017 Youth Championships Awards - Update

2017 London Swimming Regional Youth Championships
(incorporating long-distance & all relay events)


UPDATE
DUE TO A VERY REGRETTABLE COMPUTER ERROR, EMILY HAIMES WAS ANNOUNCED AS THE WINNER OF THE FEMALE 16YRS AWARD FOR THE YOUTH CHAMPIONSHIPS. IT IS NOW CLEAR THAT THE TRUE WINNER IS JASMINE ILEY OF BO. OF WALTHAM FOREST.

WE SEND OUR SINCERE APOLOGIES TO EMILY, HER FAMILY AND ENFIELD SWIM SQUAD FOR MISINFORMING YOU ALL AND AS A GESTURE OF GOODWILL, EMILY WILL STILL RECEIVE THE PROMISED VOUCHER.

OUR CONGRATULATIONS TO JASMINE ILEY.

2017 Youth/Age-Group Champs & May Open Meet - News

  • Accepted & Rejected Entry Reports published for both Youth & Age-Group Championships.
  • Approximate Session Timings published for both Youth & Age-Group Championships.
  • Specific Coach/Team Manager/Chaperone Pass Application Form for the 2017 Open Meet now available for download from the meet webpage.

British Swimming Championships News Update

The British Swimming Championships took place from the 18th April 2017 to the 23rd April 2017 at Ponds Forge International Sports Centre in Sheffield.
The London Region were represented by 80 athletes from 13 London Clubs. 16 of the athletes made the Finals. 5 were in the Junior Finals, 5 in Target Tokyo Finals and 6 in Open Finals.
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Competitive Swimming Meets - documents modified.....

With effect from Thursday 16th March 2017, the following amendments have been made to documents for these meets;

2017 Youth Championships
Dates for final submission of "Team List" and "Order of Swim" forms changed;
  1. “Team List” for each club MUST be submitted by 10pm, 17th April 2017.
  2. “Team Order of Swim“ for all teams entered MUST be submitted by 6pm, 28th April 2017.
  3. Changes to “Team Order of Swim” will be accepted on the day of competition for valid reasons PROVIDING any substitutes name(s) are on the declared team list.
Following the application of this change the following documents have been modified and re-published;
  • General Meet Conditions
  • Team List Form
  • Team Order of Swim Form

CLICK HERE to navigate to the 2017 Youth Championships page.


2017 Age Group Championships
It was discovered that there were some errors in the SportSystems Entry File - this document/file has now been modified and re-published.

CLICK HERE to navigate to the 2017 Age Group Championships page

2017 May Open Meet
It was discovered that there were some omissions in the documents - the following documents have now been modified and re-published.
  1. Summary Form
  2. Individual Entry Form
CLICK HERE to navigate to the 2017 May Open Meet page