London Region Winter Championships 2017 - Helpers Required

The London Region Winter Championships 2017 are fast approaching.  As always, we cannot effectively run the championships without the help and support of clubs and parents, so we are looking for volunteers to assist us with the non-technical roles (for offers to help as a technical official please contact Kay Grimshaw .  As you may know, the Winter Championships are being run long course this year, so we will need a full complement of helpers.
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2017 London Winters - Meet Details published!

Announcing the 2017 London Swimming Winter Championships (Long Course) which will be held on the weekend of 4/5 November at the London Aquatic Centre.

Full details, conditions, forms and files have been published here - LINK

Pass it on!!!!

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.