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Virtual AGM 5th December

Saturday 5th December 2020.. 2pm Club secretary’s should have the information sent out by the County secretary. Please contact Karen Adams if in doubt. …

MASTERS SWIMMING

CALLING ALL MASTERS SWIMMERS The Home Countries Masters Swimming Management Group want to know what you, the swimmers really want. SO please complete this very short survey It asks some questions about how/if  Masters want to return to racing in 2021.  https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/WM5GGQT Also, for those of you who haven't already seen this, here is a …

AGM

Dear All The Devon County AGM was going due to be held on this Saturday 18th July 2020 online via Zoom. Unfortunately we have unconstitutional matters that have arisen regarding holding the meeting, therefore with regret we are going to postpone the AGM until such matters are resolved. We hope to arrange the AGM for …

New voluntary roles will have ‘positive impact’ on future of Masters swimming

Four key voluntary roles that will have a positive impact on the future of Masters swimming have been advertised by Swim England. The Swim England Masters Working Group is searching for new competitions, communications, coaching and open water leads. Jeroen Peters, the chairperson of the Swim England Masters Working Group, said: “This is an ideal …

Key safety advice for open water swimmers is published as lockdown is eased

Key safety advice for all open water swimmers has been drawn up by Swim England, British Triathlon and the Royal Life Saving Society UK following the partial lifting of the coronavirus lockdown restrictions. The bodies have collaborated to draw up the guidance after the Government announced open water swimming would be possible from Wednesday 13 …
FW:  Stronger Affiliation Update

FW: Stronger Affiliation Update

  Dear Club Please see important information below regarding minimum Swim England affiliation requirements coming into effect. What is Stronger Affiliation? Swim England is bringing in new guidelines for its affiliated clubs in a bid to show they have the highest standards of safe and effective practice in place. The Stronger Affiliation process is being …

Devon County ASA – Covid 19 update

    DEVON COUNTY ASA – Covid 19     You do not need us to remind you that the current situation is having a devastating effect on every aspect of our lives.   The County Management Committee have agreed “that only decisions necessary for the compliance of the County” will be made at this …

New waterpolo match sheet for 2020 season

The new waterpolo match sheet is available for download here 2020 season match sheet Thanks Roger …

2020 County Waterpolo Conditions

The new County waterpolo conditions are available here Waterpolo Conditions 2020 Thanks Roger …

SUCCESS FOR DEVON WATER POLO AT THE REGION INTER-COUNTY WATER POLO CHAMPIONSHIPS

Devon had a successful weekend at the Championships  held at Millfield School recently. Entering all available categories, Devon were either Winners, or Runners-up in events. 12 + Under Mixed Gender –  Winners 14+Under Mixed Gender   –  Runners-up 16+Under Male                   –  Runners-up 16+Under Female              –  Winners 18+Under Male                   –  Runners-up Ladies                                  – Winners Senior Male                         – Winners Congratulations …
NATIONAL MASTERS INTER COUNTY CHAMPIONSHIP

NATIONAL MASTERS INTER COUNTY CHAMPIONSHIP

The Regional round of the National Masters Inter County Championship took place at Millfield on Sunday.  Teams from Somerset, Dorset, Wiltshire, Cornwall, Gloucestershire and Devon all took part in a varied programme with swimmers ranging in age from 18 to 82.     The Devon Team, comprised:   Mark Ashton      Warren Barrett Darren …

DEVON MASTERS TAKE 21 NATIONAL TITLES

Congratulations to the Masters swimmers from clubs all over Devon who took part in the National Championships  in Sheffield at the end of October.   By the end of the weekend,  Devon had produced  21 National Champions. Pride of place must go to Totnes Swimming Club. Simon Veale swam to victory in  seven events, the …
DEVON COUNTY SWIMMERS TRIUMPH IN COUNTY CHAMPIONSHIP

DEVON COUNTY SWIMMERS TRIUMPH IN COUNTY CHAMPIONSHIP

County Team Championships 2019 Having finished 3rd the previous year and runners up in 2017, both times to Yorkshire, spirits were high that maybe this was the year that Devon would top the podium.   Team coaches Dan Dew – Plymouth, David Hill – Exmouth, Glenn Currie – Exeter, discussed with the squad at their team …

Dominant Devon win first National County Team Championships title

www.swimming.org/sport/devon-win-county-championships/#.XZoeHTDgRRk.mailto Sent from my iPhone …

Devon Licensed Meets

Dear All, Following a request from the Regional Licence Officer – Lesley Leffers –  and discussed at this years’ Devon AGM Martin Walters will act as the Licence Co-ordinator for Devon licenced meets. What this will mean in practice is that Lesley will not issue any licence at any level until she has had the …

Devon Qualifying Times 2020.

2020 Championship & Age group Qualifying Times Good Morning all Please find attached the Championship & Age group qualifying times for 2020. Closing Date for entries is Monday 9th December 2019. These are also on the County website. As you all may have heard, we have reintroduced the 200m Age group finals for 2020. So …

2020 Dates

We have now had confirmation of next years dates so all below for you. Saturday 11th January 2020 17:00-21:00 Devon ASA Long Distance Gala Sunday 12th January 2020 11:30-18:00    Saturday 18th January 2020 12:30-19:00 Sunday 19th January 2020 11:30-18:00   Saturday 8th February 2020 12:30-19:00 Sunday 9th February 2020 11:30-18:00   Saturday 22nd February …

Talent Camp Presentations

These are the presentations from the recent talent camp …

Bursaries

Bursaries for teaching and coaching training courses Please ensure that all claims for bursaries for teaching and coaching courses attended during the year ending 31.3.2019 are sent to the county treasurer ASAP and no later than 17th March …