Club Championships

We hold our club championships every November and it's a chance for the whole club to get together and cheer each other on!

2022 Club Championships

Wednesday 30th and Sunday 4th December

Ashbourne Leisure Centre Pool

Wednesday 30th - (200m Events + SKINS) Warm up 7pm, start 7.30pm, finish 9pm,

Sunday 4th - Warm up 2.30pm, Start 2.50pm, Finish 4.30pm

Cups & Events

President’s Cup 15 yrs & Over 4 x 25m Individual Medley

Derby Audi Cup 12 - 14 yrs 4 x 25m Individual Medley

Sponsored by Derby Audi

Trouw Nutrition Cup 11 yrs & Under 4 x 25m Individual Medley

Sponsored by Trouw Nutrition GB

Master Mover Blue Ribbon Cups (Girls & Boys) 100m freestyle

Sponsored by Master Mover


Novices

  • 25m Breaststroke

  • 50m Freestyle

  • 25m Butterfly

  • 25m Backstroke

9yrs+

  • 50m and 100m Breaststroke

  • 50m and 100m Freestyle

  • 50m and 100m Backstroke

  • 50m and 100m Butterfly

  • 100m & 200m IM

  • New for 2022 - SKINS!


Note:

Full Derbyshire ASA Competition Rules Apply.

The One Start Rule will be used.

All events heat declared winner.


Entries

Age on 31st December 2022.

£6 Entry Fee

Forms must be completed and returned in order to participate in the championships. All entry forms to be returned by 9pm:

11th November

NO LATE ENTRIES WILL BE ACCEPTED

Event organiser can be contacted on: galas@ashbourneswimclub.org


Swimmers aged 8 & under enter 50m freestyle and any 25m events.

Swimmers aged 9 to 12 can enter up to a maximum of 6 events; two 50m events, one 100m event, 100m and 200m IM, plus SKINS

Swimmers aged 13 to Masters can enter up to a maximum of 6 events; two 50m events, one 100m event 100m and 200m IM, plus SKINS

There is no minimum number of races. Heats are swum in age categories when possible.

Winners announced and awards presented at the...

There are novices and stroke prizes plus all competitors receive a participant’s medal. All cups and trophies are awarded at the Annual Awards Evening to be held on Friday 27th January 2023. More details will be emailed to members nearer the time.


Points:

Each swimmer will be awarded 1 point for each event entered & swum.

In addition, the following points will be awarded for EACH EVENT in each age group:

1st – 6 points, 2nd – 5 points, 3rd – 4 points, 4th – 3 points, 5th -2 points.

Swimmers aged 9 and under and swim skills, are eligible to enter novice races.

Points to be awarded for all events including 100 Individual Medley and added together for overall places for each age group 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15+ Boys and Girls.

SKINS - points will also be awarded for the SKINS knockout races - 1 point for taking part in a heat / round and 2 points for progressing to the next round;

Highest total points will determine overall age group boy and girl.1st, 2nd, 3rd place trophies.

Club Championship Sponsors

Trouw Nutrition GB (Ex Frank Wright) Suppliers of innovative animal nutrition products including premixes, minerals and other nutritional ingredients. Leaders in laboratory and forage analysis.Trouw have been involved with sponsoring the Club for many years too-hence the Junior IM Frank Wright Trophy.

Master Mover are the leading manufacturer of battery powered, pedestrian-operated electric tugs used to move heavy wheeled loads of 50kg -120tons safely and efficiently. Master Mover are our most recent sponsors. The cups for the fastest male and female swimmers are appropriately named The Master Mover Blue Ribbon Cups.

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