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Bonfire Gala

Our bonfire gala is based upon our popular Novice Gala. At the start of a new season this gala is designed to give our younger, and newer, swimmers experience of competing in a fun and friendly gala environment. Once again we’ll be welcoming Bognor Swim Club to join us!

Sunday 27th October 2019, 3:00 – 6:00pm

Type: Internal Club Gala
Venue: Windlesham House School, Washington, RH20 4AY
Entry Fee: £3 per swimmer (regardless of events entered)
Entry Form

Confirmed Entries (v1 25th October)

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, 50m Backstroke, Breastroke and Freestyle. As this is a teaching gala the swimmers will be talked through the gala procedure for each stroke, including demos from senior swimmers.

Programme of Events
1: Girls 25m Backstroke
2: Boys 25m Backstroke
3: Girls 50m Backstroke
4: Boys 50m Backstroke
5: Girls 25m Butterfly
6: Boys 25m Butterfly
7: Girls 25m Freestyle
8: Boys 25m Freestyle
9: Girls 25m Breaststroke
10: Boys 25m Breaststroke
11: Girls 50m Breaststroke
12: Boys 50m Breaststroke
13: Girls 50m Freestyle
14: Boys 50m Freestyle

Ribbons will be awarded for 1st to 6th places, boys and girls in four age groups: Age 7 & under, 8, 9 and 10 & over. ‘I swam at the gala’ ribbons will be given to swimmers who do not win any other award.

It is always great to see our senior swimmers offer to come along and help. Please complete the form.

The Meet Report will be published in our Swimtalk newsletter and on the Swimtalk pages on this website. Full results can be found on our Results page.

We also welcome your feedback to help us continue to put on great meets for our swimmers – please take a moment to complete our Feedback Form.