Category: 2021

KUHSC Hull Gala – The Richardson Short Course 2021 – Final Meet Information (10th/11th & 12th December)

KUHSC Hull Swimming Gala  – Important Final Meet Information

Venue: Ennerdale Leisure Centre Hull, Sutton Rd, Hull HU7 6EA

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This weekend we have the Richardson Short Course gala at Hull – Friday 10th/11th/12th December. Please be aware that this event will be very busy & Covid restrictions will be required to be followed as applicable by all. We do not have any swimmers for the Friday evening so we will only attend Saturday & Sunday.

Swimmers: Please meet at the pool at 7:30am – 7:45am warm up starts at 8:00am Saturday & Sunday. As normal please be pool ready & don’t forget plenty of drinks & snacks……

Poolside Team Saturday: Mike Draper, Kev Hope & Charlotte Adams

Poolside Team Sunday: Mike Draper, Zoey Naylor & Jack Naylor

 

The Richardson Short Course  2021 meet information as follows:

Friday 10th, 11th and 12thDecember 2021 

It is KUHSC responsibility to ensure we operate safely. 

The following guidance has been put together after discussions with Hull Culture and Leisure and Swim England. 

KUHSC have now had confirmation from Hull Culture and Leisure, to the maximum capacity of spectators for our Open Meet in October. 

 

#staysafeandmaintainsocialdistancing 

 

Prior to the gala 

Firstly, we ask that everyone attending does a lateral flow test before the gala (either the evening before or in the morning before the gala). If you test positive or develop any Covid symptoms, please follow Government guidelines. 

Friday 10thDecember  2021 

There will be a limit of 2 spectators per family.  

Saturday 11th December and Sunday 12th December 2021  

There will be a limit of one spectator per family, extra tickets may be available on the day (although no guarantee) and these will be distributed fairly, to the clubs attending.  

On arrival at the pool – swimmers will be allowed to enter first 

Parents/guardians must queue outside from the bottom of the steps at the Ennerdale entrance – maintaining social distancing at all times  

Car park 

  • Maintain social distancing in the car park  
  • Avoid congregating at all times  
  • Maintain social distancing when leaving and entering the car park – keep in family groups

Facility entrance and reception area 

  • Social distancing in queue – family groups to keep together  
  • We advise masks to be worn in public areas – on entry and in corridors 
  • Bring exact change to pay/pay by card (£3 entry Friday evening and £6 on Saturday and Sunday, programs £4).  
  • Use hand sanitiser on entry and as needed thereafter. 
  • Go straight to the spectators  gallery/pool side – no lingering in corridors/entrance  
  • Parents / spectators must remain in the spectators area at all times unless entering/leaving the building/ using the toilets  
  • We would advise spectators to wear masks.  
  • Family groups to stay seated together leaving a seat between families – masks may be worn but it is not compulsory  
  • Please leave the facility promptly on departure. 

Changing rooms 

 Athletes to arrive beach ready/in costume ready to swim. 

  • Minimize use of changing rooms 
  • No parents must enter changing rooms   
  • Swimmers must be prompt in the changing rooms if they need to use them   
  • All members to keep following coronavirus advice including 
  • regular handwashing 
  • social distancing 
  • wearing a face covering where recommended 

 Athletes to leave straight from poolside and not change where possible – swimmers will be directed to leave via the changing rooms or straight from the poolside via the stairs. Showers will not be available to use. 

Poolside 

  • Social distancing protocols to be followed at all times 
  • Clubs to sit in designated areas with coach – swimmers will be directed to their squad seating area on arrival. 
  • Club groups to be maintained in between heats and events  
  • Swimmers will be sent for heats, one heat at a time as directed by coach/announcer 

During the gala 

 Social  distancing protocols – clubs to stay together – no mixing of clubs on poolside/in changing rooms 

  • Masks maybe removed in spectator gallery, although at this time we would advise people to wear them.  
  • Swimmers/Officials /marshals to use hand sanitizer regularly/ when required 
  • Timekeepers / officials to get own water and use hand sanitizer before and after taking a bottle 
  • Over the top starts will be used and swimmers to leave pool on spectators side to walk back to their club seating area 
  • Pre and post pool exercise are not allowed on poolside 
  • Results will not be displayed in the building – they will be available online 
  • Medals will be distributed to the clubs, after results are published online.  

Hygiene Measures 

  • Covid-19 Risk Assessment to be shared with the club for all parents/members to read  
  • Completion of Return to Competition screening survey for every swimmer 
  • Parents and Coaches to advise swimmers to follow protocols set out in the risk assessment  
  • All members to keep following coronavirus advice including: 
  • Regular handwashing 
  • Social distancing 
  • Wear a face covering where recommended – public areas – corridors/toilets and entrance hall  

Equipment 

  •  Swimmers must bring as little as possible and keep all their belongings together 
  • Cleaning protocols – 
  • Hand sanitizer to be used when required 
  • No equipment to be shared including stop watches/ pens/clipboards 
  • All equipment to be wiped down at the end of each session and hand sanitizer used when required. 

Exit 

  •  Leave the building promptly and use the hand sanitizer 
  • Wait outside for your swimmer  
  • Social distancing is required at all times – inside and outside  

 

#staysafeandmaintainsocialdistancing 

 

 

 


SaDSA Gala @ Bridlington – CANCELLED – Saturday 27th November


No Swimming Saturday 20th November

Please be reminded that there will be no swimming training this Saturday 20th November. This is due to the SaDSA championships been held at the pool.

Normal sessions resume Sunday 21st November…..

Kingfishers SC – Swimming suspended with immediate effect (18/03/2020)

SaDSA Championships – Final Meet Information

SaDSA Championships – Important Final Meet Information

This weekend we have our SaDSA gala at the Everyone Active Village – Saturday 20th November. Please be aware that this event will be very busy & Covid restrictions will be required to be followed as applicable by all.

Spectators Tickets: 

These are available at the pool on a first come first served basis. Please arrive early to avoid disappointment as tickets are limited & they will be big demand. It may be wise to arrive early if you are planning to spectate at this event.

The changing areas will be out of bounds for spectators!!

Swimmers: Please meet at the pool at 8am – 8:15am warm up starts at 8:30am. As normal please be pool ready & don’t forget plenty of drinks & snacks……

Poolside Team: Jon Cheshire, Kev Hope, Zoe Naylor & Tim Hammond

Promotors Information: https://www.thesadsa.co.uk/Paperwork/Champs/SaDSA%20Champs%202021%20promotor.pdf

 

Schedule of Events

Session 1 – Morning


Warm-up – Girls: 8:30am – 8:55am, Boys: 9:00am – 9:25am, First Heat 09:30am


101
Boys 9 & over 100m Freestyle
102
Girls 9 & over 100m Butterfly
103
Boys 9 & over 50m Backstroke
104
Girls 9 & over 50m Breaststroke
105
Boys 9 & over 200m Individual Medley
106
Girls 9 & over 100m Freestyle
107
Boys 9 & over 100m Butterfly
108
Girls 9 & over 50m Backstroke
109
Boys 9 & over 50m Breaststroke
110
Girls 9 & over 100m Individual Medley

Session 2 – Afternoon
Warm-up – Boys: 13:00pm – 13:25pm, Girls: 13:35pm – 13:55pm, First Heat 14:00pm


201
Girls 9 & over 100m Backstroke
202
Boys 9 & over 100m Breaststroke
203
Girls 9 & over 50m Butterfly
204
Boys 9 & over 50m Freestyle
205
Girls 9 & over 200m Individual Medley
206
Boys 9 & over 100m Backstroke
207
Girls 9 & over 100m Breaststroke
208
Boys 9 & over 50m Butterfly
209
Girls 9 & over 50m Freestyle
210
Boys 9 & over 100m Individual Medley

 

Good luck everyone !!

Go – Go Kingo’s

 

Regards

Shaun Vasey

 

 

 

https://www.thesadsa.co.uk/champs.html

 


Yorkshire & Regional Qualifier – Hull Swimming Club Gala (Dec 10th, 11th & 12th)

Yorkshire & Regional Qualifier – Hull Swimming Club Gala (Dec 10th, 11th & 12th)

The head coach & coaching team have decided to give swimmers the opportunity in early December (9th, 10th & 11th) to swim at this meet in Hull.The meet will allow our swimmers to achieve qualification times for the Yorkshire Championships at the end of January. This meet has some 200m & 400m races.

Please note the 400m free & 400m IM is only open to 11 years & over.

We only have a short window in time to make our entries as the official entry window closes on 10th November. With this in mind I would appreciate if all swimmers wanting to enter this meet can make their selections in Swim Manager before this Sunday 14th November.

Once we have all entries in I will send to the meet organisor & we will then have to await for acceptance.

 

KINGSTON UPON HULL SWIMMING CLUB

(Affiliated to ASA NER Region)

The Richardson Short Course 2021

Under ASA Laws & ASA Technical Rules

Licensed Level 3 Event[License Pending]

For entry into Regional and County Championships

Friday 10thDecember 2021

Saturday 11thDecember 2021

Sunday 12thDecember 2021

Ennerdale Leisure Centre, Hull

 

 For full meet conditions please go to your Swim Manager portal & read the attached PDF file under meets.
Regards
Shaun

 


Regional Short Course Championships – Watch Live !!!

Wishing all of our Kingfishers swimmers good luck for this weekends Regional Short Course Championships.

Our Swimmers are:

  • Sami Balloch
  • Harry Brown
  • David Hope
  • Sam Race
  • Bethany Adams
  • Grace Eblet
  • Olivia Eblet
  • Bess Naylor
  • Eliza Hammond
  • Aaron Gilson

Many thanks to our poolside team who without their support this wouldn’t be possible, Zoe Naylor, Tim Hammond & Kev Hope.

 

For those who are competing at the weekend in the North East Regional Short Course Swimming Championships, please see below links to the live results:

Age Group  Results: https://tinyurl.com/ys4kdxkx
Open Results: https://tinyurl.com/cstjsfv9

The competition will also be live streamed via our YouTube page meaning you can cheer on your swimmers and team mates from the comfort of your own home: https://tinyurl.com/4aay69wk!

Why not follow the link above & cheer our Kingo swimmers on……..

North East Regional Short Course Swimming Championships Live Results and Live Stream

Best of luck to all competitors and volunteers for the event.

Good luck everyone, swim fast & compete well but most of all enjoy your races.

GO-GO Kingo’s

 


IMPORTANT – Final Instructions for North East Regional Champs (Updated 4/11/2021)

The organiser has published final meet conditions for this weeks NER’s

Please find details here for final meet conditions/instructions for competitors & spectators.

Please read & take special note of the following conditions:

  • Spectators tickets are limited & go on sale first come first served (They go on sale Sunday @ midnight) Here (NOW SOLD OUT !!)

For spectators who have not managed to secure a ticket all the races will be streamed live on the You Tube Channel

North East Regional Short Course Swimming Championships Live Results and Live Stream

  • Covid-19 is currently rife in some of our Schools. You are requested to undertake a

    Covid19 Lateral Flow Test, within the 72 hours before you are due to attend the

    Meet. IF THIS TEST IS POSITIVE YOU MUST NOT ATTEND THE MEET AND MUST

    BOOK A PCR TEST IMMEDIATELY.

  • You must complete a ‘Return to Competition Health Declaration Form’ and deposit

    it with your Club before the competition. The form can be found on our Swim

    England Returning to Pool Resources here

  • A Programme may be downloaded or printed from here (Open)

    and here (Age Group) We will not be selling programmes at the event.

Our coaching/poolside team for this meet will be:

Kev Hope, Zoe Naylor & Tim Hammond.

The three passes can be collected on the day at the meet.

 

Swimmers are:

  • Sami Balloch
  • Harry Brown
  • David Hope
  • Sam Race
  • Bethany Adams
  • Grace Eblet
  • Olivia Eblet
  • Bess Naylor
  • Eliza Hammond
  • Aaron Gilson

Good luck everyone !!

Go – Go Kingo’s

 

Regards

Shaun Vasey


NER’s Important Spectator Information

Swimming Championships (25m) 2021
Ponds Forge International Sports Centre, Sheffield

Saturday 6th & Sunday 7th November 2021

IMPORTANT SPECTATING AT THE EVENTS


Entries have now closed for the Regional Championships, which are scheduled to take place at
Ponds Forge International Sports Centre, Sheffield on 6th & 7th November.

All entries have been accepted. The Level of entry for the event is high and in order to remain
within the capacity set for Ponds Forge we are having to limit the number of Spectators at the
event.


Tickets will be sold on a first come/first served basis until the capacity is reached. We will
not be selling tickets at the venue. Tickets are priced at £10 per day, which entitles one
person to spectate at the event. There will be no concessions except one child under 5 will
be admitted when accompanying a ticket holder..


The ticket purchase system is
here:- or at https://www.swimmingresults.org/events/sener21sctickets/

Tickets will be on sale from Midnight, Sunday 31st October 2021


Stay Safe

Barry

Barry J Saunders

Swimming Manager

28th October 2021


New Update – Yorkshire Meet Details – Sat 23rd Oct & Sunday 24th October @ Ponds Forge Sheffield

YORKSHIRE SWIMMING ASSOCIATION WINTER COMPETITION 2021 – LOWER AGE GROUPS Saturday 23rd & Sunday 24th October 2021
Ponds Forge International Sports Centre, Sheffield, Short Course

 

Good luck to all of our lower age group swimmers attending the Yorkshires this weekend.

Swimmers it is advised to take a lateral flow test before the meet & arrive beach ready as the venue will be busy. Arriving beach ready will minimize the Covid risk in the changing area’s.

The poolside team will meet our swimmers at Ponds Forge inside the foyer on Saturday at 7:45am. Any swimmers arriving late should go directly to the Kingfishers allocated seating area on the left hand balcony.

Any swimmers that cannot attend this weekend please can you contact the coaches so that you can be withdrawn from the meet.

The poolside team are:

  • Jon Cheshire
  • Zoe Naylor
  • Mike Draper

Our swimmers are:

  • Sami Baloch
  • Harry Brown
  • James Draper
  • Bethany Adams
  • Grace Eblet
  • Olivia Eblet
  • Callie Hammond
  • Laila Hammond
  • Brooke Kitto
  • Bess Naylor
  • Niambh Noble
  • Saphire Tingle
  • Sam Race

Please speak to the coaching team this week to finalize arrangements & contact numbers for the Saturday & Sunday.

Please note that the start time of the Sunday Morning Session has been put back to 9-30am (Warm Up 8-30am)
Below is a copy of the Seating Plan for Clubs. All clubs will be based on the seating area to the left, as you look down the Pool Hall, towards the Diving Boards.
Spectators will have been allocated the seating area to the right as you look down the pool.

All submitted entries have been accepted.


A Programme may be downloaded or printed from
here.

https://www.swimmingresults.org/events/yorkswinter21/YSA1.pdf

There will be selling a limited number of programmes to be sold at the event.

Warm Up will commence 1 hour before the Start of the Session. It will be a split into
separate age groups.

Withdrawals

If a swimmer/team is not going to swim in a heat they must inform the Entry Manager of their intention to withdraw no later than 5pm on the Thursday Evening for all events over the weekend. Seeded Heat Start lists will be produced. Notifications should be sent to entries@yorkshireswimming.org

The next page lists a number of requirements which must be met by all those attending this meet.
Swimmers are requested to only remain the building for as long as is necessary for them to complete their events. Once they have swum their programme, for a particular session, they are requested to vacate the building. Please ensure that you are met by a responsible person.

All athletes/Coaches/Team Staff attending this meet must follow the requirements listed here.

1. Covid19 is currently rife in our Schools. You are requested to undertake a Covid19
Lateral Flow Test, within the 72 hours before you are due to attend the Meet.
IF THIS TEST IS POSITIVE YOU MUST NOT ATTEND THE MEET AND MUST BOOK A PCR TEST IMMEDIATELY.

2. You must complete a ‘Return to Competition Health Declaration Form’ and deposit it with your Club before the competition. The form can be found on our Swim England Returning to Pool Resources
here

3. It will be the responsibility of each Club to ensure that they have a copy of the form for each swimmer, or a similar record form produced by the Club. Many swimmers will have already completed such a form.

4. You are requested to wear a Face mask at all times when moving about in the venue. You may remove it when seated and before you enter the water.

5. Swimmers & Team Staff will enter the pool area downstairs through the Changing Village. They should then use the stairs from the pool deck to access their seating area. Spectators will access the Balcony through the double doors from the Foyer. They will have to produce evidence of purchasing a ticket to the Stewards stationed at this point.

6. Coaches are requested to remain with their swimmers at all times, except during Warm Up.

7. Athletes should arrive, where possible, in beach wear ready to swim

8. The Marshalling area will be on the Pool Deck, Spectator Balcony side. Please social distance whenever possible.

9. The Diving Pit will not be used for Swim Down. There will be 9 lanes available in the Main Pool. If the Swim Down Pool is not used in a sensible manner it will be closed.

10. All those attending should make frequent use of the sanitiser points round the venue.

11. Swimmers will be allowed to visit the Café or Swim shop. They should ensure that they are wearing suitable footwear when not swimming. Please maintain Social Distancing at all times.

Finally swim well, swim hard & above all enjoy your experience.

GO-Go-Kingos……


Important Spectators Ticket Information – Ponds Forge Yorkshire Lower Age Group

 

 

 

 

 

Winter Swimming Competitions 2021
Lower Age Group Competition

Ponds Forge International Sports Centre, Sheffield
Saturday 23rd & Sunday 24th October 2021

Entries have now closed for the Winter Competition, which is scheduled to take place at Ponds
Forge International Sports Centre, Sheffield on 23rd/24th October (Lower Age Groups)
All entries have been accepted. The Level of entry for the event is high and in order to remain
within the capacity set for Ponds Forge we are having to limit the number of Spectators at the
event.

We trailed an online Ticket System for the meet at Leeds. This proved very successful, so
we intend to use the system again for the event at Ponds Forge, with tickets being sold on
a first come/first served basis until the capacity is reached. We will not be selling tickets at
the venue. The number of tickets available will be higher that for Leeds.

Tickets are priced at £10 per day, which entitles one person to spectate at the event.
There will be no concessions except one child under 5 will be admitted when
accompanying a ticket holder..

The ticket purchase system is here:- or at

https://www.swimmingresults.org/events/yorkswinter21tickets2/index.php
Tickets will be on sale from 9am, Thursday 14th October 2021

We welcome offers of help from technical officials at all our events. If you are able to assist us for
any of the sessions please contact our Officials Coordinator, email address

officialscoordinator@yorkshireswimming.org

Stay Safe
Barry
Barry J Saunders
Swimming Secretary
11th October 2021