Watford Swimming Club enters a variety of swimming leagues each year. These are team events where the coaching team will select who they want to swim and will then assign specific events for each swimmer to swim. All leagues are points based and often take place across several rounds.

 

THE NATIONAL ARENA SWIMMING LEAGUE

The National Arena Swimming League is the premier league competition in the country. Watford SC competes in the London League and in 2023 we came 6th in the Premier Division, and 34th in the country.  Points are awarded over three galas held between October and December.  The team is selected by the head coach. Further information can be found on the National Arena League website.

 

HERTFORDSHIRE MAJOR LEAGUE

The Herts Major League that runs in January, February and March. Further information can be found on the Herts League website can be found on the Hertfordshire Swimming League website.

 

PEANUTS LEAGUE

This league is aimed at junior swimmers and runs in May, June and July. Further information can be found on the Herts League website can be found on the Hertfordshire Swimming League website.

 

KIT REQUIRED AT TEAM GALAS

It is expected that when swimmers are representing the swimming club, they will have the following kit with them on poolside:

  • Watford Swimming Club red swim hat
  • 2 swimming costumes (1 spare for emergencies)
  • 2 pairs of goggles (1 spare for emergencies)
  • Watford Swimming Club shirt
  • Full drinking bottle
  • Towel