Splash Gala Development Meet Series

23 Nov 2019 (01:30 PM) - 23 Nov 2019 (06:00 PM)
November, 6 2019
15 November 2019
(this is a team hosted event)
Ayls Academy 1 Bronze / 1 session only,Ayls Academy 2 Silver,Ayls Academy 3 Gold,Ayls Academy 4 Platinum,Buck Academy 1 Silver,Buck Academy 2 Gold,Buck Academy 3 Platinum,Coaches (Aylesbury,Buckingham,Coaches)



Saturday 23rd November

Arrival 1.30pm 

Warm Up 2pm

Stoke Mandeville Stadium

(HP21 9PP)

Closing date for entry midnight 6th November 2019, no late entries will be accepted.

Maxwell Swim Club is pleased to announce this seasons first Splash Gala Development Training Meet Series of the 2019-2020 season. The development series is aimed to be a friendly introduction to competition, and to prepare our swimmers for competitions

Eligible Swimmers: We hope to see ALL swimmers from the Maxwell Academy at both Aylesbury and Buckingham sites. We are also pleased to invite those currently in the Bronze Academies at Aqua Vale and Swan Pool.


We ask ALL parents that have a swimmer entering this event to attend a meeting. Buckingham parents please attend on Sunday 20th October at Buckingham 6-7pm.  Aylesbury parents please attend a meeting at Stoke Mandeville Stadium on Monday 21st October at 7pm.. We will cover what changes are being made to the splash gala, how to enter and why we need you ALL to volunteer.

The events for this training meet are:

25m  freestyle

25m Fly

50m Backstroke

50m Breaststroke

100m freestyle

100m breaststroke

100m Individual Medley

Coach Guidance:

Bronze Academy:

Please enter the 25m events only & at your coaches discretion you may enter 50m events but you must check first.  No more than 5 events to be selected.

Silver Academy:

Please enter the 25m, 50m events including the 100m indivdual medley.  No more than 5 events to be selected.

Gold Academy:

Please enter the 50m & 100m events including 100m individual medley. If you are under 8 on the day of the event please check with your coach which events you should enter. No more than 5 events to be selected.

Platinum Academy:

Please enter the 50m & 100m events including 100m individual medley. No more than 5 events to be selected.

If you are unsure which events to enter please speak to your coach. Your coach will be checking all entries and are subject to approval.

Please ensure you read the meet pack for further details and conditions of the meet.

Cost: The cost for this gala will be £2.50 per event. We will invoice Maxwell members in November after the closing date. You will be emailed the accepted entries.

Spectators Entry Fee:  £2.50 (children free),

Volunteers - FREE

Help required: This meet requires lots of volunteers to be on poolside. If you (adults and older swimmers) can help on the day then please sign-up using the job sign-up button on the top right of this page. No knowledge of swimming is required, guidance will be given on the day, and it is a great way to support the children. Any offers of help are greatly appreciated.


How to enter (by midnight 6th November):

Maxwell Academy swimmers: use the 'attend/decline' button on the website and then select the events you wish to enter. Please use the coach guidance to help you to decide which events to enter. YOU MUST CLICK ON SAVE AT THE BOTTOM AFTER YOU HAVE SELECTED YOUR EVENTS.

Maxwell Members - volunteers: please use the 'Edit job sign-up'