Club Championships 2017

Shrewsbury Amateur Swimming Club Annual Club Championships event will be held over 23rd, 24th and 25th September 2017. The Club Champs Entry Form can be downloaded here and returned to the coaching staff by 15th September. If you have any queries regarding this event, please speak to your child’s coach. Please remember to enter your swimmer’s name and squad onto the entry form along with any entry times they already have. If they do not have an entry time but would like to swim in an event, please mark it accordingly and discuss with your swimmer’s coach.

23rd September 2017: 5pm – 8pm Quarry Pool
24th September 2017: 6pm – 9pm Quarry Pool
25th September 2017: 6pm – 8pm Shrewsbury School

Please return all trophies from last years championships to a member of the coaching team or committee before 15th September so they can be prepared for the presentation evening on 13th October.

Race Night – Saturday 3rd June. All Squads and Parents welcome

Reminder – There is a FREE RACE NIGHT – Saturday 3rd June – 4.00 – 7.00pm in the Quarry Pool. (swimmers arrive by 3.30 please to be put into teams).

Swimmers please bring a spare towel and t-shirt to use between races (they WILL get wet so make sure you have extra to use at the end of the evening). Don’t forget to bring a drink for poolside too.

This is a FREE, fun event for ALL swimmers from A, B, C and Dev Squads. Teams will be mixed squads. Even the spectators will be FREE!! Don’t miss it!

Graham Sykes Long Course Gala – Suitable for all squads

Entries are now open for the Graham Sykes Gala in Coventry July 8th & 9th. This gala is open to A, B and C squads. Entries are done online via the link below. If this will be your first gala you will need to see Nikki or Neil with a list of events you would like to swim so we can give you entry times.

If you are unable to swim at this gala the Shropshire Development Gala information will be out very soon. We would like all swimmers to please enter one of these events (not both). Please see Dom, Nikki or Neil if you have any questions.

Link to Graham Sykes Gala, Coventry

New Training Timetables

New training timetables are coming into operation from 3rd April 2017 for A,B1,B2 and C squads and from 24th April for Development Squad.

The details have been sent out via email. They are also available on the Training Page of this website and the Development squad page.

The details can also be found here:

Squad Timetable in Operation from 3rd April 2017
Development Squad Timetable from 24th April 2017

Upcoming Galas

Please see below for upcoming galas. These have also been added to the calendar on the Events page. More details will be added as they are made available.

Meet Date Squads Note
Wrexham L2 29/30 April A B C End of cycle meet for all non-regional qualifiers
Sheffield Para-Swimming Gala 27/28/29/30 April A Para swimmers only
West Midland LC Regional Champs 29/30 April & 1 May

6/7 May

A End of cycle meet
Derventio Excel L1 20/21 May A Only for potential National qualifiers
Northgate Spring Open L3 at Wolverhampton 21 May A B C Age 14 and under only
Ickle people – we are unable to confirm if this event is taking place this year. June – TBC B C Non-licenced meet
County Development Meet 1 & 2 July Swimmers can’t enter an event for which they hold a Mid time
Graham Sykes Wolverhampton L3 8/9 July A B C End of cycle meet for non-national qualifiers A squad
Nationals End of July – Dates to be confirmed. A

Shropshire County Champs 2017 – Update

The Weekend 1 County Championships programme and Weekend 2 County Championships programme have now been released. Please click on the links to download your copy. These are free downloads for printing and/or accessing on tablets and other portible devices. No printed programmes will be available on the day.

The organisers are hoping to have access for the coaches/swimmers/spectators by 8am on each day. Swimmers should be on poolside at 8.10 am with warm up starting at 8.30. Warm up for the afternoon session is currently 1pm.

There is a seating plan in the programme and there will also be signs
indicating the seating areas on the day.