Arena League Round 3

08 Dec 2018 (12:00 PM) - 08 Dec 2018 (08:30 PM)
December, 8 2018


I have created this additional information as guidance for all those interested, or may be attending for the first time 
Purpose: This competition allows 7 regions to compete for qualification into a finals league.  There are currently 400 teams participating in the three rounds, October, November and December, with the Finals in April.  
Venue: Newport International Sports Village, NP19 4RA (
.    Departure: A coach has been booked and you should have confirmed a seat before the day (see attached).  Please can all swimmers be at the Sports Centre in Dorchester by 10.15am prompt so that the coach can leave before 10.30am.  
.    Return: We hope to return to Dorchester for 8:00 - 8:30pm.  We will ask your swimmer to ring/text you when we are about half an hour away to allow you to be at the Centre to pick up on time. Please be there to meet us.
Parking: There is plenty of free parking adjacent to the Pool complex 
Refreshments:  There is a café onsite and serves a wide range of light snacks and refreshments. Customers are welcome to eat in or, for those in a rush; all items are also available to take out.
Spectators Admission Fee: Spectators £4.00 (Concessions £2.00) There will be charge for a programme. Concessions mean Children under 16 years of age and adults 65 years of age & over.
.    Coach 1 - Dave McRobbie
.    Coach 2 - Anna Gerhardt
.    Technical Official J2 - Natalie McRobbie
.    Technical Official J1 - Oliver Slade
.    Team Manager 1 - Keith Horn
.    Team Manager 2 - Cloe Baker
Note 1: If not travelling by team coach, swimmers must be poolside at least 20 mins before start of warm.
Note 2: If not travelling by team coach, swimmers should report to Coach and Team Managers on arrival.
Note 3: This is a team gala. Please travel in your club hoodies and black bottoms if possible. We want to look like a team! Club tops and hats must be worn on poolside!
Please feel free to contact me if you have any questions.
Keith Horn
Volunteer Coordinator
Please note the following dates for this year's Arena league galas;
Saturday 13th October
Saturday 10th November
Saturday 8th December
If you think that you are likely to be selected to swim PLEASE KEEP THE DATES FREE