Boston Open Meet 2015

The 11th Annual Boston Amateur Swimming Club Open Meet will take place on Saturday 21st and Sunday 22nd November 2015. The meet is a Licensed Level 3 meet (License number 3EM151110) and will take place at the Meres Leisure Centre, Grantham.

More details are available by clicking on the Boston Open Meet 2015 page – The event schedule is found here.

For further details please contact us.

Day one of Club Championships completed

Well done to all those who took part in today’s Club Championships. Some fantastic swims by all of you!

A number of Club Championship records were broken today – For the girls, Millie Prudden gained Championship records for the girls 14 years 400m Freestyle and 200m Individual Medley, Tegan Harrison for the girls 9 years 200m Backstroke and Harley Maddison for the girls 13 years 200m Backstroke, 50m Butterfly and 200m Individual Medley. For the boys, Joseph Vickers gained Championship records in the boys 10 years 200m Backstroke and 50m Butterfly,

Results are now available online.

Many thanks also to all the volunteers who officiated and helped poolside to make sure the event ran as smoothly as possible.

Next week’s Championships will take place on Sunday 12th July. Warm-ups at 9.30am and 1.30pm.

Tombola prizes and cakes

This Saturday is the first day at Club Championships at the Geoff Moulder Training Pool.

A call has gone out for cakes and tombola prizes for the fundraising stall on the day.

Prizes can be given to Catriona Kiss before the day or brought in on the day.

Warm up starts at 9.30am.

Long Distance Championship Results

Well done to everyone who took part in this morning’s Long Distance Club Championships.

Two Championship Records were broken – Joseph Vickers in the 10 years boy age group for the 1500m and Chloe Baldry in the girls 15 years age group for the 800m.

Lots of PBs across the board. Results are now available here.

Next Saturday is the first day of the Club Championships. Warm-up will be at 9.30am and 1.3opm for Session 2.

Change to training times over next few weekends

Due to the Club Championships taking place over the next four weekends there will be some changes to the training schedule.

  • Sunday 28th June – Sharks/Silver 2.45pm until 3.45pm. All other training sessions cancelled.
  • Saturday 4th July – Sharks/Silvers 8am until 9am. All other sessions cancelled.
  • Sunday 12th July – Sharks/Silver 2.45pm until 3.45pm. All other training sessions cancelled.
  • Sunday 19th July – Sharks/Silver 2.45pm until 3.45pm. All other training sessions cancelled.

Warm-up for tomorrow’s Long Distance championships will be at 11am. If travelling into Boston, please allow extra time due to the A16 Spalding Road between the ATS garage and Liquorpond Street roundabout being closed.

Change of bus pick-up time – Saturday 27th June

There has been a change of pick-up time for the Anglian Fixture this Saturday (June 27th).

The bus will now leave the Geoff Moulder Leisure Complex at 3.45pm.Warm-up for the gala is at 6.15pm at the Breckland Leisure and Waterworld Complex, Croxton Road, Thetford, IP24 1JD.

Both the A and B teams will be in action at this venue.

Good luck swimmers

The third round of the Fenland League takes this evening at Downham Market.
Warm up is at 5.50pm. A bus will be provided and will leave the Geoff Moulder pool complex at 4 pm.  Good luck all.

Also best of luck to eight of our swimmers who are competing in the ESSA National Primary School Relay Competition at Ponds Forge this afternoon.

Well done Sharks and Silvers

The first Sharks and Silvers Race Day took place on Saturday 13th June 2015.

41 swimmers took part in the event, which was aimed at introducing young swimmers to competitive racing. Swimmers aged between six and 12 years took part. Well done to you all.

Results are available on the Sharks/Silvers Race Day page.

The Club will hold another Sharks and Silvers Race Day on Saturday 10th October 2015.