Primary Schools Relay Gala

The Sussex round of the Primary Schools Relay gala has now been set for 18th March.

Entry forms and conditions are now available on the South East Schools Swimming website (http://www.southeastschoolswimming.org.uk/diary.html?opt=detail&id=124)

The gala will be held at Pavilions in the park, Horsham, and will run from 13:00-15:00. Entries are due by 6th March

If anyone is available to help in any capacity (officiating, whipping, door, drinks etc) please let me know (mailto:phil@1066swimmers.org.uk)

There is no need for officials to be licensed, all help is appreciated.

President’s Charity Challenge

logo copyClub swimmers from all over Sussex are expected to take part in the Presidents Charity Challenge.

The Challenge, which this year supports the Sussex based Children’s Respite Trust, is open of all swimmers in clubs affiliated to Sussex County ASA. The challenge is designed to let everyone, irrespective of age, ability or disability, to take part – this includes swimmers, divers, water polo players, synchro swimmers and masters.

Sussex President Anthony Gimson launched the challenge on 1 September and said, “Most of us in the swimming community are very lucky to be healthy and fit and able to do what we do. I hope together we can do a little to help some of those less fortunate. This small Sussex based charity does very good work supporting children with disabilities and their families to get a break”. Continue reading

Phenomenal win for Sussex Masters.

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Team Sussex Masters won the South East Region leg of the National Inter-county Championships at Beckenham on Sunday 16 November.

Sussex beat off competition from Hampshire, Berks & South Bucks, Kent and Oxford & North Bucks to take the Regional leg by 423 points to Hampshire’s 382.5.

The Regional results from around the country are now compared to find the National Winner.