2019 London Swimming Summer Open Meet

The London Swimming Events Team are pleased to announce the
2019 London Swimming Summer Open Meet
Licensed by Swim England at Level 1 (TBC)

Saturday 22nd June 2019    London Aquatics Centre, Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, Stratford, London.                                                                 
Sunday 23rd June 2019

The Meet Manager for this event is Nick Hallam (click to send email).
The Promoter of this event is Alan Thurlow (click to send email).
The Lead Referee for this event is Ralph Shortland (click to send email).

  1. This is not a multi-classification ParaSwimming competition; however ParaSwimmers are encouraged to enter and compete in the main competition.
  2. This is an Open Meet and as such entries will be accepted from all qualifying ASA/WASA/SASA and FINA-affiliated swimmers.
  3. A swimmer's age shall be determined as at midnight on December 31st 2019.
  4. The closing deadline for all entries and full payment is TBC.
  5. Qualifying entry times must be registered on the Swim England Rankings database. Converted entry times will be accepted.
  6. ALL competitors seeking to enter this meet using times achieved at a Masters licensed meet must do so using the Individual Entry Form.
  7. ALL club entries must be submitted electronically unless Item 6 (above) applies to a club competitor, in which circumstance the Individual Entry Forms must be submitted along with the electronic entry file.
  8. ALL club entries must be accompanied by a Summary Form.
  10. During this meet, both 1500FR & 800FR long-distance events will be available to all competitors regardless of gender and shall be swum in a mixed format with awards being split by gender and age-group. Swimmers wishing to enter these events must have a qualifying time for the event being entered i.e. there is no equivalency/alternative option for qualifying.
  11. Coach/Team Manager Passes may be applied for here - 2019 Coach Pass Application - Enquiries should be sent by email to Jeanette Edmiston


  • Entry to spectate the meets shall cost £10.00 per day (regardless of arrival/departure time) for all adults (16 years old and over).
  • Entry to spectate the meets shall be free-of-charge for all children (15 years old and younger).
  • Printed programmes shall be available - WHILST STOCKS LAST - free-of-charge with paid entry.
  • We encourage all attendees to download and print the programmes at home to ensure that you are not disappointed on the day should stocks be depleted prior to your arrival (see below).


  • We would love to see your messages of support and congratulations along with your team/swimmer photoss too. Please tag us when posting on Twitter (@LondonSwimming) and use the hashtag #2019LondonOpen. Thanks.

ALL Meet Documents, Qualifying Times and Consideration Times will be published below...