Crawley Spring Open Meet Level 1 Long Course.

7th April 2019

This is a level 1 long course meet, and is in both the National window and South East Regional qualifying period.  ANY PB'S ACHIEVED OVER THE COUNTY CHAMPIONSHIPS WILL BE UPDATED BEFORE ENTRIES ARE SENT TO CRAWLEY, PROVIDING THEY ARE PUBLISHED BEFORE CRAWLEY'S CLOSING DATE.

OFFICIALS ARE STILL REQUIRED FOR SESSIONS 1, 2, 4 AND 5 - if you can help please email julie at


Venue:    K2 Leisure Centre, Pease Pottage Hill, Crawley RH11 9BQ.

Events:  800m, 1500m Freestyle,  400m Free, 400m IM,  200m IM,  50m, 100m & 200m all strokes

All events will be run on a heat declared winner (HDW) basis. Long Course licensed entry times should be submitted. Converted short course times are acceptable.

The Mixed 800 freestyle is restricted to 5 heats (20 girls/20 boys), 1500 freestyle is restricted to 4 heats (16 boys, 16 girls). In the event, after the meet has closed there is space in either event, we reserve the right to fill with qualifying, scratched swimmers, either boy or girl. The 400 free girls/boys may be restricted to 5 heats and the 400IM girls/boys may be restricted to 4 heats, therefore acceptance cannot be guaranteed.

Age Groups:  9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, and 16+ years. Ages on 7th April 2019.

Fee:       Entry fee is £6 for 50m, 100m, 200m & £8 for 400m & £12 for 800m & 1500m events. 

Awards: Will be given in the above age groups placed 1st to 3rd.

Further Information:

  1. Swimmers must not go up to the balcony without first drying off and putting on footwear and clothing before leaving the poolside.

  2. Competitors are advised not to leave their belongings unattended and to ensure that all valuables are placed in a locked locker (a returnable £1 coin). Only a small drawstring type bag will be permitted. Oversized bags will be removed and must be placed in lockers . Neither Crawley SC nor K2 Crawley Leisure Centre can accept responsibility for any property that may be lost or stolen.

  3. Spectator entry is £3 per session, £7 per day plus £2 per programme (children free) and all adult spectators are required to wear appropriate coloured wristbands for each session. Anyone NOT wearing his or her wristband may be refused re-entry.  Spectator fee is free on Friday evening.

  4. Video recording /Photography / Mobile phones. It is requested that all mobile phones are switched off or to silent during the competition and that there is no flash photography at the start of each event.

  5. We will be operating sign in for the 800 Free, 1500 Free, 400 Free and 400 IM only. All other events will be active withdrawal either prior to the meet by emailing  on  or on the day by completing a withdrawal form which will be available at various points around the pool.

PROGRAMME OF EVENTS - Crawley Spring 2019

Qualifying Times





Julie is processing this Meet, if you have any queries please email at

Entries have been received from the following swimmers as at 14th February:

  1. Jacob Davis (14)
  2. Lily Davis (19)
  3. Oliver Etheridge (15)
  4. Eleanor Morris (20)
  5. Emma Harrison (15)
  6. Emma Morris (15)
  7. Joshua Davidson (10)
  8. Luke Gausden (14)
  9. Kiran Sandhu (14)
  10. Willoe Standing (11)
  11. Max Windle (15)
  12. Charlotte Humphreys (10)
  13. Ryan Gant (15)
  14. Luke Nixon (13)
  15. Kathryn McNish (10)
  16. Carys Evans (13)
  17. Tessene Arezki (13)
  18. Tamsin Howe (13)
  19. Devon Harwin (12)
  20. Jade Stocker (20)
  21. Millie Weeden (15)
  22. Jess Glassford (15)


Closing date for entries: 15th February 2019