Licensing Requirement for the Remainder of 2021

Swim England have announced a few changes to the licensing requirements of all levels of Licensed Meets. The changes address the implications of the Coronavirus Regulations on the numbers of officials on poolside. Please refer to the Swim England Documentation for further information. These¬†adjustments will remain in place for all meets taking place up untilContinue reading “Licensing Requirement for the Remainder of 2021”

Why Cheshire Swimmers Need You to Become a Licensed Swimming Official

Swimming competitions require a large number of volunteers (in the region of 30-40) to run effectively and over half of these volunteers are licensed officials. There are strict criteria for the number of officials required for the various levels of competition and the competitions cannot run or will be downgraded if they fail to meetContinue reading “Why Cheshire Swimmers Need You to Become a Licensed Swimming Official”

County Competition Update May 2021

The county executive and competitive swimming group have been keeping a close watch on the ever changing Coronavirus regulations along with Swim England’s guidance. It is clear that circumstances prevent the staging of the County Junior Meet and the Age Group Championships for 2021. However, we encourage clubs to hold level 4 meets wherever possibleContinue reading “County Competition Update May 2021”

2021 Cheshire County Championships

The Coronavirus pandemic continues to disrupt almost all aspects of our lives. The Cheshire County Executive and Competitive Swimming Management Committee have continued preparing for the 2021 County Championships. However, following the recent changes to coronavirus regulations it has become evident that we cannot hold the County Championships at the end of January. We understandContinue reading “2021 Cheshire County Championships”

Cheshire County Junior Meet 2020

The recent announcements regarding the timetable for a possible return to swimming and the guidance from Swim England raised hope that we might be able to run the 2020 Cheshire Junior Meet in November this year. Unfortunately, Macclesfield Leisure Centre have confirmed that they will NOT be reopening the pool until at least September. ThisContinue reading “Cheshire County Junior Meet 2020”