Yes, clubs that specifically cater for masters swimmers can still gain SwimMark. Elements relating to child safeguarding will not need to be completed
FAQ Information Views: 985 Keywords: Created: 04.02.2018 Updated: 04.02.2018
The British Swimming Masters Decathlon Competition is an annual competition in which swimmers accumulate points for up to 10 swims out of the 18 different swimming events (17 long course and 18 short course) available.
Swims recorded in the Masters Rankings are automatically entered into the competition. There are no entry forms to complete nor entry fees to pay.
The aim of the decathlon competition is to encourage greater participation, and to encourage competition across the age groups.
FAQ Information Views: 1091 Keywords: Created: 11.02.2018 Updated: 11.02.2018
As a Masters swimmer, you may be interested in taking part in open water swimming events or competitions.
Download this document which should help answer any questions you may have about open water swimming,
FAQ Information Views: 1131 Keywords: Created: 23.12.2017 Updated: 23.12.2017
Geoff Stokes has produced an excellent guide to organising meets which will help guide you through the process. Even if you have experience of organisation, you may well find hints and tips that will help you improve your meet.
- Download the guide to organising Masters meets
- View the template to help you organise a Masters meet.
If you would like any further information, please email Masters Officer Sharon Lock.
FAQ Information Views: 624 Keywords: Created: 28.12.2018 Updated: 28.12.2018
See Swim England Sport Operations Committee Minutes of the meeting held 20 November 2018 at SportPark, Loughborough:
The agreement for masters to compete as a Category 1 member, only whilst representing their County in inter county competitions during 2019 was confirmed and accepted.
This dispensation is in addition to the existing definitions of a Low Level Competition in which masters can already swim as a Category 1 member.
This does not provide approval for masters to swim at all events as a Category 1 member.
FAQ Information Views: 544 Keywords: Created: 10.01.2019 Updated: 10.01.2019