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Christmas Cracker 2017 2 Day Meet at Braintree

Details re our next meet are: – 

BBSC & DASC – Christmas Cracker 2017
Date: Sat 25 Nov & Sun 26 Nov – 2 Day Licensed Level 3 Meet
VenueBraintree Swimming Centre, CM77 8YJ

Session 1 Warm-up:   9:30am,   Session 2 Warm-up:   2:30pm
Session 3 Warm-up:   8:00am,   Session 4 Warm-up:   9:30am with Session 5 Warm-up:   2:30pm

Please remember to sign-in.
HDW – Awards to the first six placed swimmers in each age group
Spectator admission: £5 for the day and concessions £3.
Parking Charges apply.

Gala Reminder Sept and Oct 2017

Thurrock SC – Alan Mitchell Memorial CQ Meet Oct 2017
Sat 07 Oct & Sun 08 Oct – 2 Day Licensed Level 3 Meet

Venue: Blackshots Leisure Centre, Grays, Essex, RM16 2JU

Sat 07 Oct – meet for 12-12:30pm, Sun 08 Oct – meet for 8-8:30am
Session 1 Warm-up:   1:00pm     Session 3 Warm-up:   9:00am
Session 2 Warm-up: 5:20pm       Session 4 Warm-up:   2:00pm
Please remember to sign-in.
HDW – Awards to the first six placed swimmers in each age group.

Sunday 24 September 2017 – Waterside –

Club Champs – In-House Gala 2017

Meet Time – 5:30pm in Studio room for 20 mins of land training.

Get Ready – 5:50pm – please use the changing village before swim school then  congregate on pool side at the deep end corner.


Meet Time – 5:30pm – we have half an hour in which to set all 6 blocks up, wash  pool surfaces, set flags up and put out as many chairs round pool-side for parents to sit on.

Blue Shoe covers MUST BE WORN ON POOL-SIDE or
bare feet are acceptable.

Start & Finish – 6:00pm – 8:00pm



July Dates for SQUAD Swimmers

Please be reminded of the following events taking place: –
Next Mini League Meet IS NOW CANCELLED
Date: was Saturday 08 July 2017
BWFSC 1 Day Sprint Meet

Date: Sunday 09 July 2017
Meet: 07:30am
Warm-up: 8am for 8:45am Start
Venue: London Aquatic Centre, Stratford E20 0ZQ

 Please do not park in the London Aquatic Centre car park, be aware that parking at the London Aquatic Centre has hugely increased and now costs £20 for a full day.
Westfield car park A is a 5 minute walk away and only costs £9.50 for the whole day. 
Sun 09 Jul is also our Castle Point Show on Waterside recreation grounds – plenty of fun, entertainment and local business stalls – plus us – so come along and find us 
Sun 16 July – Norwich Open Water Champs Comp


1 Day Gala Sat 17 June – TSC

Please be reminded that we have our 1 day licensed level 3 meet on

Saturday 17 June 2017

Thurrock SC – Summer Sprint Meet 

Venue: Blackshots Leisure Centre, Grays, Essex, RM16 2JU

Session 1 Warm-up:   1:00pm
Session 2 Warm-up: 5:30pm

Please remember to sign-in.



R3 – Saturday 10 June  @ South Woodham Ferrers
1st – Colchester with 180 points
2nd – Chelmsford 156 points
3rd – BOSS 146 points
4th – CISC with 125 points
5th – Maldon with 0 points – DNS


Boy was it hot!

A great start, on time and strong going  with an earlier than expected finish of 7:30pm, phew!  Well done to all the swimmers that took part, the teachers and also volunteers :)