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Club Championships

Please be advised this year's Club Championships will take place on the following days:

  • Friday, 29th September: 7:00pm - 10:00pm
  • Sunday, 1st October: 3.30pm - 6.30pm
  • Friday, 6th October: 7:00pm - 10:00pm
  • Sunday, 8th October: 3.30pm - 6.30pm
Detailed timings for registration, warm-up and gala start are subject to final confirmation in September.

All entries must be received by Midnight on Tuesday 12th September 2017.

NB: If you don't enter by this date, you will not be able to swim on the day. No late entries will be accepted.

To enter this year's Club Championships please login to the members section or click here and select the Entry Form option. If you do not have a login or have forgotten your details please contact

Having logged in, full details of the championships and a schedule of events can be found by selecting the Information Pack Option.

A master file of all entries is also maintained and can be found by selecting either the Girls or Boys Entries option. Swimmers should check these pages to ensure that their entry is correct and to see the list of swimmers for each event.

The gala will be run under ASA laws. If you are uncertain as to whether or not you should enter an event, please check with the coaching team. This is particularly important for the 100m IM, 200m IM, 200m Freestyle and the more technical strokes (Breaststroke and Butterfly) for the younger swimmers.

If you have any questions regarding the Club Championships, please speak to a member of the coaching team or email .

Fixtures Update

Details of the Christmas Gala, next year's Wulfrath week and LAC gala have been added to the fixtures page. Click here for the full information.

August Training Update

Further to the earlier news item on August training, please note the following updates:

  • Swimmers who are Under 16 and usually train on a Sunday afternoon or Monday evening are invited to join the Lido sessions on Tuesday 15th and 22nd August and Friday 18th August. The Lido sessions run from 7pm to 9pm.

  • Swimmers who are aged 16 and above are welcome to train at all the Lido sessions from 7pm to 9pm, alternatively you can continue to train at Fanshawe. Note on Tuesdays and Fridays we have Level 2 coaches at both venues.
If you require any further details on the summer training sessions, please speak to Claire or a member of the coaching team.

August Training Details

Please find below the details for the training sessions in August:

SUNDAY SESSIONS – August 6th, 13th, 20th
There will only be one training session on Sundays from 4.30pm to 5.30pm. All Sunday swimmers are invited to train at 4.30pm. Please note that there will be no training on Sunday 27th August.

MONDAY SESSIONS – August 7th, 14th and 21st
There will be no training session at 6.45pm. Swimmers who usually train in the 6.45pm session are invited to join the 7.45pm session in August. The 7.45pm and 8.45pm sessions will run as normal. Please note that there will be no training on Monday 28th August.

TUESDAY SESSIONS – August 8th, 15th and 22nd
The Tuesday training session will take place from 7pm to 9pm at The Lido. Please note the change in time. Training will be back at Fanshawe from Tuesday 29th August.

FRIDAY SESSIONS – August 11th and 18th
The Friday training sessions will take place from 7pm to 8pm and 8pm to 9pm at The Lido. Please note the changes in time for these sessions. Training will be back at Fanshawe from Friday 25th August.

If you require further information on any of the sessions, please speak to Claire or a member of the Coaching team.

Pool Closure Update

At the East Herts Council meeting on 18th July, the Council agreed to a last minute recommendation that it defer any decision on the future of Fanshawe until October, with a public consultation taking place in the meantime. On Thursday, 3rd August, the Council issued what is apparently intended to be the public consultation document:

click here for details

The Committee is taking legal advice on how best to proceed. We shall provide an update on this website next week. In the meantime, we suggest that people may want to delay making any response to what the Council has issued.

Thank you for your continued support.

The Committee
Ware SC