Following two years of COVID-induced inactivity, we are delighted to announce the return of our Masters Championships which will again take place at Surrey Sports Park on Saturday June 25th. The event is open only to Masters who belong to Surrey clubs and you need to be over 18 on the day of the event. […]
And what a day it was! Around 180 swimmers took to the water with over 1000 splashes in individual events alone. This was a new Surrey Record even before Magnificent Mike Hodgson stooped to conquer with three British Records in the 50/100 Breast and the 100IM. Queen of World Masters, Jane Asher, went ever so […]
The Vivienne and Leonard Cherriman Award is an annual award, presented by the British Masters Committee to ‘the person or organisation who or which has done the most to promote and foster the cause of Masters swimming in Great Britain.’ Nominations run from 1st February to 31st January the following year and are welcomed from […]
The World Masters Games, the world’s largest multi-sport event, took place in Auckland during April. It was well attended with over 28,000 competitors, including para-athletes, aged 25 to 100+, competing in 28 sports. The swimming had 1500 competitors aged between 25-95, and it was held at the Sir Owen G. Glenn National Aquatic Centre, part […]
As our Age-Groupers rested up before Sunday’s first round of the County Swimming Championships, Surrey’s Over 50’s brought home the Bugsy Creamore Trophy. Surrey stalwart Chris Martin not only organised the tournament at Whitgift Pool, “fixed” the post-tournament refreshments, refereed and even found his trunks to leap in for the the last game against Essex […]
Even in her reign at the top of World Masters Swimming, Kings Cormorants’ Jane Asher has some years that are better than others. And 2016 has to one of her best years. Moving up into the 85-89 years age-group (age is only a number in the words of her esteemed colleague John Harrison), Jane has […]
A group of 15 swimming coaches has been selected to take part in an exciting new programme aimed at creating the next generation of top class coaches. Coach 2024 has been created by the ASA’s talent development team, England Programmes Swimming, to support the best coaches in the country develop their abilities. Surrey County ASA […]
Congratulations to Surrey’s swimmers who finished in 7th place in Division One of the ASA Inter County Team Championships held in Sheffield on 23rd October 2016. Once again we are grateful to Julie Burvill, Team Manager, and her report of a great day’s swimming is here national-county-championships-2016-docx Jim Boucher
The ACM was held at the Aviva (formerly Friends Life) sports and social club, Dorking, on Thursday 9 June.
Once again we are in Surrey Sports Park for our annual Masters Championships.