Below you will find dates for your diary, along with guidance as to who should be swimming. The open meets listed here are those we will support as a club and there will be a poolside coach for. Other meets may be added as they come up.

If you wish to enter any meets not listed here please come, and speak with Sue (Head Coach) first.
It’s important that parents regularly check this page, if they wish their children to enter into open meets and galas.

All open meet and internal club gala entries must now be submitted to Jo about a week before the entry opening date. Complete the BOGNOR SC GALA ENTRY FORM (A few spare copies will be kept on the notice board on poolside). These must be placed in an envelope along with the gala fee and posted in the BRSC box or given direct to Jo (memberships/gala). This makes Jo’s job of uploading all your entries much easier.

Please note the Sussex League dates as most swimmers age 9+ may be selected.


Team Kit: Is available from JW Sports in Bognor Regis. The Gala Kit consists for the Embroidered White T-Shirt and Black Shorts with club logo and printed Gold Initials Only (As seen on club notice board in the pool foyer). To view the all the team kit click the link Jwsports – 55 High St, Bognor.

For those swimmers participating in competitive events, you will find these downloads useful: ENTERING GALAS


Licensed Open Meets & Qualifying Times

There are 4 different levels of licensed Open Meet:-

Level 1: These meets are swum in Long Course (LC) 50m pools and are generally aimed at National and Regional level swimmers.

Level 2: These meets are swum in Short Course (SC) 25m pools and are also aimed at National, Regional and County level swimmers.

Level 3: These meets can be swum in LC or SC pools and are for the club swimmers who have the qualifying times to enter the event. If the meet you wish to enter has set these criteria for entry into an event, please ask Head Coach Sue for a time trial.

Level 4: This type of meet covers Club Championships and Novice Galas, caters for all members of the Club subject to the entry times.


2019

Littlehampton S.C. Splash Open Meet 2019
Level: 3
Course: 25m Pool
Venue: Arun Leisure Centre, Felpham, Bognor Regis PO22 8ED
Date: Sunday 6th January
Closing Date for Entries: CLOSED


Littlehampton S.C. Easter Open Meet 2019
Level: 3
Course: 25m Pool
Venue: Arun Leisure Centre, Felpham, Bognor Regis PO22 8ED
Date: Sunday 14th April
Closing Date for Entries: CLOSED


Bognor Regis S.C. Vanessa Knight Open Meet 2019
Level: 3
Course: 25m Pool
Venue: Arun Leisure Centre, Felpham, Bognor Regis PO22 8ED
Date: Sunday 26th May 
Closing Date for Entries: CLOSED

Atlantis Swimming Club Summer Splash 2019
Level: 3
Course: 25m Pool
Venue: The Pavilions, Hurst Road, Horsham, RH12 2DF
Date: Saturday 29th June – Sunday 30th June 2019
Entries Open: 27th April 2019
Closing Date for Entries: CLOSED

Littlehampton S.C. County Qualifier Open Meet 2019
Level: 3
Course: 25m (Short Course)
Venue: Arun Leisure Centre, Felpham, Bognor Regis PO22 8ED
Date:Sunday 22nd September 2019
Closing Date for Entries: CLOSED

Bonfire Gala
Type: Internal Club Gala with Littlehampton
Date: Sunday 27th October 2018, 2:30-5:30pm
Location: Windlesham House School, Washington, Pulborough RH20 4AY
Closing Date for Entries: CLOSED
We encourage every eligible swimmer to enter this gala, regardless of age or ability. Most swimmers swim in 4 or 5 events which are 25m all strokes and 50m Freestyle. As this is a teaching gala the swimmers will be talked through the gala procedure for each stroke, including demos from senior swimmers.

Atlantis Christmas Cracker 2019
Level: 3
Course: 25m (Short Course)
Venue: The Pavilions, Hurst Road, Horsham, RH12 2DF
Date: Saturday 23rd November – Sunday 24th November 2019
Closing Date for Entries: CLOSED

2020
Littlehampton S.C. Splash Open Meet 2020
Level: 3
Course: 25m (Short Course)
Venue: Arun Leisure Centre, Felpham, Bognor Regis PO22 8ED
Date: Sunday 5th January
Opening Date for Entries: Get your entry into Jo. First come first served basis. The entry fee will be £6.00 per event, plus £2 for coaches pass.
(Gala entries must be submitted to the Gala Secretary a week before the entry opening date.)
Closing Date for Entries: Friday, 8th December 2019 or when full.
Events: Boys and Girls 9 and over 200m I.M, 200m Freestyle, 50m Backstroke, 50m Breaststroke, 50m Freestyle, 50m Butterfly.
Check with Jo or Sue if you meet the qualifying times for this open meet.
Schedule: Session 1  8.15am Warm up – Starts 9.00am – Swimmers to arrive on poolside by 8am.
Session 2 TBC

Fareham Nomads Valentines Open Meet 2020
Level: 3
Course: 25m (Short Course)
Venue: Horizon Leisure Centre, Waterlooville PO7 7UW
Date: Sunday 16th February
Opening Date for Entries: 18th December 2019 at 12pm, first come first served basis. The entry fee will be £6.50 per event.
(Gala entries must be submitted to the Gala Secretary a week before the entry opening date.)
Closing Date for Entries: Friday 17th January 2020 or when the meet is full.
Events:
200m I.M, 200m Freestyle
100m Freestyle, Backstroke, Breaststroke & Butterfly.
50m Freestyle, Backstroke, Breastroke & Butterfly.
Check with Head Coach, to see if you meet the qualifying times for this open meet.
Age Groups: 10yrs, 11yrs, 12yrs, 13yrs, 14yrs 15yrs & 16yrs and over. Ages will be as at 31st December 2020


Atlantis Regional Chaser Open Meet 2020 
Course: 50m (Long Course)
Venue: K2 Crawley, Pease Pottage Hill, Crawley RH11 9BQ
Date: Saturday 7th & Sunday 8th March 2020
Opening Date for Entries: TBC
(Gala entries must be submitted to the Gala Secretary a week before the entry opening date.)
Closing Date for Entries: 21:00 on Friday, 6th March 2020
Events & Entry Fees: All events will be heat declared winners 
50m, 100m and 200m all four strokes £6 each.
100m, 200m and 400m IM £6 each.
400m Freestyle – £9 each.
Age Groups:  9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16+. The meet will be run as “age on the day” for swimmers aged 9 and over on 8th March 2020.
Qualifying times: Check with Head Coach, to see if you meet the qualifying times for this open meet.


Vanessa Knight Open Meet 2020
Level: 3
Course:  25m (Short Course)
Venue: Arun Leisure Centre, Felpham, Bognor Regis PO22 8ED
Date: Save the Date – Sunday 24th May 2020
Event details to follow.


More to follow, once we have the details!