SAVE THE DATE!!!! Boston Open Meet details to be released soon

In the next few weeks, details about the 2018 Boston Open Meet will be released.

The date for this year’s competition will be Saturday and Sunday November 24 and 25 and again will be held at the Mere’s Leisure Centre, Grantham.

It is expected to be another popular meet, which in the last few years, has been full within two weeks of details being released.

Keep an eye out on the website for more details. If you would like to be notified by email when the details are available, please register your interest by email bostonswimmingclubweb@gmail.com

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Latest club records

Club records have now been updated. Congratulations to the following swimmers who have broken Club Records in recent months.

  • Oscar Goldsmith – 9 years and under (short course) – 100, 200 Fly, 800, 1500 Free
  • Oscar Goldsmith – 9 years and under (long course) – 100 Back, 50, 100 Breast, 50, 100 200 Fly.
  • Lola Whitaker – 10 years (short course) – 200 Fly.
  • Amelia Ridge – 11 years (short course) – 1500 Free
  • Amelia Ridge – 11 years (long course) – 100, 200 Back, 50, 200, 400, 800 Free.
  • Tegan Harrison – 12 years (long course) – 50, 200 Breast
  • Rico Bringeman – 13 years (short course) – 200 Fly, 800 Free, 200, 400 IM.
  • Rico Bringeman – 13 years (long course) – 100 Fly, 400, 1500 Free, 200 Breast, 200 400 IM.
  • Edvards Millers – 13 years (long course) – 50 Fly, 50, 100 Free.
  • Kieva Clegg – 16 years (short course) – 100, 200 Fly, 800m, 1500m Free, 100, 200IM.
  • Kieva Clegg – 16 years (long course) – 50, 200 Breast, 100 Fly, 200, 400, 800 Free, 200 400 IM.

Remember, Club Records will not be updated automatically and it is your responsibility to check your times against the records. To claim a record, please submit a record claim.

To look at our current Club Records, please visit our Records page.

2018/19 season starts on Saturday!

We hope you are all having a lovely summer break – Just a reminder that training restarts on Saturday 1st September 2018!

Annual Club membership for the 2018/19 season of £25 is also due in September – this charge is applicable to any swimmer in Sharks squad upwards, including Masters, on September 1st.

Finally, all squad fees paid by Standing Order need to be paid in August as fees are calculated over 12 months. If, for whatever reason, you have not paid these fees in August you will be asked to pay this shortfall on return to training in September or the balance of the more expensive squad fees if paid by cheque/cash over 11 months.

For more details please email the Treasurer on bostonswimmingclubweb@gmail.com

See you all on Saturday!

Summer break

The last training session for all squads will be Friday 27th July and then we will take a break until Saturday September 1st.

Performance squad do have some additional training sessions into the 31st July. See the notice board for details. The Tuesday morning session on the 24th has been cancelled.

The last Monday Masters session will take place this Monday and will start again on the 3rd September. From Tuesday 31st July, masters will train from 8pm until 9pm in the Leisure Pool on Tuesdays before going back to a 9pm start in September. Thursday session remains the same.

We wish you all a good and safe Summer break and will see you back in the pool on the 1st September.

Boston Open Meet 2018 – Entries now open

The 14th annual Boston Open Meet is now open for entries. This year the meet will be held on 24th and 25th November 2018 at the Meres Leisure Centre, Trent Road, Grantham.

It is anticipated that, like in previous years, that the Meet will fill quickly. To avoid disappointment get your entries in as soon as possible.

For more information and Meet details visit the Open Meet webpage or email bostonswimmingclubweb@gmail.com

The Sportsystem Entry File is also available via email request to the above email address.

Results from the weekend

Results from the weekend’s competition are now online.

Well done to all those who took part and thank you to everyone who helped out to make the Club Championships run smoothly.

We will see you all on the 30th June for Day 3.

 

Club championship weekend

This weekend is the first weekend of the 2018 Club Championships. Sharks and Silver squads will train as normal but all other squads will not take place.

Warm-up for Session 1 is 10am and will feature 200 Back, 100 Free and 50 Fly for both girls and boys. The afternoon session will warm-up at 1.30pm with events in 200 Free, 100IM and 50 back.

We look forward to welcoming you all tomorrow. There will be a fundraising area and we will be looking for volunteers to help out on the day.

Good luck to all the swimmers taking part.

Raffle and tombola prizes needed!

We are less than two weeks away to the first weekend of competition in the 2018 Club Championships.

As always, we will be needing your help in putting together the raffle and tombola stall! Please can you help by donating some prizes for these stalls.

Please whatever you can spare, even if its only small, you can give it to any of the committee members, or the Fundraising Officer Michele Ingamells at the pool, or contact the club via the website or Facebook page.

We are looking into having somewhere for parents to drop prizes off at the pool.

Your help is gratefully received!