Open Water Championships

2017 Open Water Competition

Date: Sunday 2nd July 2017

Venue: Surrey Quays Watersports Centre, Rotherhithe, London SE16 (Same venue as last year and close to Canada Water/Surrey Quays)

Distances: 1 km Taster, 1.5Km (National Qualifying event for 12-14 year age group), 3 Km (National Qualifying event for 15-16 year age-group), 5Km (National Qualifying event for 17-18 , 19+ age groups)

Closing Date: 2nd June 2017

National Qualification  

The following swimmers will be eligible to enter the National Open Water event at Rother Valley on Monday 31st July 2017. First three swimmers (male and female) – subject to meeting the event conditions (see General Conditions) in the following age groups

Age 12                                       Qualifying Distance         1.5 Km
Age 13                                       Qualifying Distance         1.5 Km
Age 14                                       Qualifying Distance         1.5 Km
Age 15                                       Qualifying Distance         3 Km
Age 16                                       Qualifying Distance         3 Km
Age 17 - 18                               Qualifying Distance         5 Km
Age 19+                                    Qualifying Distance         5 Km

General Conditions


ASA Members

Entry should be made through your clubs. Only one application per club will be accepted. Each team manager/coach attending should have signed declarations for their team with them on the day  



Non ASA Members

This must also be accompanied by a completed ASA Temporary Category 2 Membership Form



2016 Open Water Competition  

Results from the competition can be viewed below;