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Please be aware that following the Government’s guidelines on the need for physical distancing we have reluctantly decided that we have to cancel these meets.
Whilst falling short of banning galas, Swim England’s statement last night gives strong guidance on how we should treat galas with swimmers from many clubs. We are clear that we have a moral responsibility to protect swimmers, spectators and volunteers alike.
We appreciate that this decision will be unwelcome by some and so over the last twenty four hours we have evaluated many options to keep the meet going. We know how many hours swimmers have trained to compete at this level. It is so hard that they won’t have the opportunity to race.
We will be refunding fees for swimmer entry and spectators but please bear with us as we have a lot of urgent admin tasks to wind down ahead of the weekend. The refund process will start early next week.
Once again we are deeply sorry for the decision that we have had to make. We wish swimmers all of the best for the rest of the season – please keep training where you can!!!
Thanks for choosing to enter a Team Luton gala and we hope to see you again soon in happier times
Fiona Walmsley (gala promoter)
On 12 March 2020 the Government announced that we were moving from the Contain to the Delay stage of their action plan for handling the pandemic.
The key change in their guidance is that people should self isolate at home for 7 days if they have a new persistent cough and/or a fever.
We would ask that any swimmers, parents, coaches or friends please follow this guidance during training sessions and also with respect to attendance at galas.
On 10 March Swim England issued further advice and links to UK Government website. This can be found here
Team Luton training will continue as normal.
We have noticed that there was a misalignment in our original entry pack between the date and day of our closing date.
To avoid any confusion please note that we have revised our closing date to be Midnight Monday 23 March.
Full details of the meet can be found here
Many thanks to everyone who has entered our meet. We were oversubscribed and so unfortunately we have had to reject some swimmers.
Draft Accepted and Rejected entries can be found here
This year’s County Championships saw 56 of our swimmers battle it out against the seven other clubs in the County over 3 separate weekends. All of the swimmers excelled during the competition and together they won 146 individual medals, 19 Senior and Junior Championship trophies and 6 relay trophies. In the course of the event 2 swimmers also set new County Records. For the full report please click here.
Congratulations to all of the swimmers who competed – your hard work over many months of training shone through. And huge thanks to the coaching team who prepared all of the swimmers so well.
We are pleased to start accepting entries for our last Open Meet of the 2019/2020 swim season. This will be held over two sessions on Saturday 11 July 2020 at Inspire: Luton Sports Village.
Please find below further details of the event:
We look forward to welcoming swimmers of all abilities to this fun end of season event. Spot Prizes will be awarded throughout the day!
We are delighted that we are now accepting entries for our Long Course Open Meet to be held on 18/19 April 2020 at Inspire: Luton Sports Village.
Full entry information can be found here
We are delighted to announce that we are now accepting entries for our first Long Course meet of the swim season. This is within both the Regional and the National Qualifying windows. This will be held at Inspire: Luton Sports Village.
Please find full details of the meet:
Closing date for entries is noon 23 February 2020. We look forward to welcoming you!
Many thanks to everyone who has entered our meet. We are now full. Draft accepted entries can be found here. Please notify us of any errors. Unfortunately at this stage we cannot accept any further entries.
The final schedule for the gala can be found here.
Many thanks to all the swimmers who have entered our Autumn Short Course Open Meet. This is now full. Further details can be found below
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We look forward to welcoming you to Inspire