Sussex County Championships
Sussex County Championships 2018
The Sussex County Championships continue this weekend with the 800m and 1500m events.
Please take the time to read the following important information, especially if you are new to galas.
Please arrive poolside at least 15 minutes before the start of the warm up for your session and report to your coach or one of the team managers.
If you are caught in traffic and are going to be late, or are not going to swim for any reason, please contact the team manager on 07719 076017.
If you do not arrive on time, and we have not heard from you by the time of the warm up then you will be withdrawn from the race and will not be able to swim.
- Take healthy food and drink poolside- for suggestions read What to eat at a Gala
- Wear your Shiverers hat and T-shirt
- Take a spare towel, goggles and something to occupy yourself between races
- Tell the coach or team manager if you are going to leave poolside - and parents, sorry, you
- are not allowed poolside.
If you are new to competition, there are some useful documents on the website which will explain how galas run and what to expect at galas - you can find these here.
If you've got any questions on the day the coach, team managers and club captains are poolside to help - just ask.
Good luck and enjoy the gala
Further details can be found from the Sussex Swimming website here.
Please note you DO NOT need to enter your child for this event your child will be automatically entered unless you email to say that they don't want to swim an event.
Please see below for an explanation of the "points" system and the recent changes to the County Championships.