South London Swimming Club Fixtures List 2019  

Sunday and bank holiday morning races start at 9.30am (except Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year’s Day)

Entrance to these races is open to all SLSC members and is free. Other races and events listed over may have entry fees. To enable the handicappers to estimate a fair handicap for all swimmers, swimmers must have participated in at least three recent races before they become eligible to win a handicapped cup. Under 12 events are for those born 2008 or later and the under 16 events are for those born 2004 or later. All juniors may enter all Sunday morning races and qualify for a handicap in the same way as adult members all year round.

Dates for 2019

Time

Race

Trophy presented by or in memory of

Introduced

2018 Trophy Winners

Tue 1 Jan. New Year’s Day

10.00

33yds H/C

Willis Cup

1977

Angus Campbell

Sun 30 Dec to Sun 10 March

9.30

33yds H/C

Winter Points - SLSC Winter Points Trophy

1913

Vince Burke

Sunday 6 Jan

9.30

33yds H/C

Lodge Lifeguards Cup and Tankard

2009

Doro Stoffels

Sunday 17 March

9.30

Invitation Gala

The Heron Cup

2010

Out to Swim

Sun 24 March to Sun 12 May

9.30

67yds H/C

Spring Points - President’s Cup – W Laws

Start of

Alex Glegg Annual Points Trophy &

A B Wood Annual Points Trophy

1938

1959

1936

Vince Burke

Not awarded

Not awarded

Monday 22 April

9.30

Easter Challenge

Egg & Spoon Race

2007

Just for fun

Monday 6 May

9.30

67yds H/C

Ken Raffaitin’s May Day Tankard  

1978

Margy Sullivan

Sunday 12 May

9.30

67yds H/C

Noggin Handicappers Trophy

2008

Nick Kirmatzis

Sunday 19 May

9.30

4 x 33yds

Scratch relays

2005

Just for fun

Sun 26 May to Sun 22 Sept.

9.30

Points awarded on the basis of Summer Sunday races

Summer Points 

Richard Jackson Summer Cup

Bec Junior U12

Dolphin U16 Cups

2001

2008

2009

Sue Rentoul

Not awarded

Not awarded

Sunday 26 May

9.30

100yds H/C

AF Brooks Trophy

1928

Neil Smith

Monday 27 May

9.30

100yds H/C

Rose Merritt Bowl

1993

Tim Thomas

Sunday 2 June

9.30

33yds

100yds H/C

Start of U12 Children’s Race Series 1 of 5

C Rylands Trophy

1983

Toby Ruane Smith

Sunday 9 June

9.30

33yds

67yds Open

U12 Children’s Race Series 2 of 5

Bob Fitch Open Cup

Bob Fitch Junior U12 Cup

2002

2008

Aymeric Bouyer

I.S. Lloyd

Sunday 16 June

9.30

33yds

300yds H/C

U12 Children’s Race Series 3 of 5

Doug Mann Memorial Trophy

1998

Egg Sullivan

Sunday 23 June

9.30

33yds

440yds H/C

U12 Children’s Race Series 4 of 5

Buster Crabbe Cup

1995

Deborah Wright

Sunday 30 June

9.30

33yds

500yds H/C

U12 Children’s Race Series 5 of 5

Centenary Cup

Doug Smith Memorial Cup

2006

1969

Lily Oldfield

Richard Nelsson

Sunday 7 July

9.30

500yds Open

500yds H/C

SLSC Championship - HH Judd

Thornton Junior U12 trophy

Committee U16 Cup

SLSC Handicap Cup

1935

2007

2010

1979

Brian Daly

Not awarded

M. Podmore

Gus Brooks

Sunday 14 July

9.30

880yds H/C

“Our Jack’s Half Mile” Jack Snelling Cup

1997

Margy Sullivan

Sunday 21 July

9.30

1 mile HC

SLSC Cup

1979

Mark Aitken

Sunday 28 July

9.30

The Plunge

Junior Plunge

Plunging Championship Cup – W Abb

Swan Cup Junior U12 Plunge

1926

2008

Daniel Abel

A. Poullis

Sunday 4 August

9.30

1000yds H/C

SLSC Trophy presented by W Abb

1923

Steve Rankin

Sunday 11 August

9.30

800yds H/C

Peter Simpson Trophy

1988

Charlie Eastabrook

Sunday 18 August

9.30

400yds H/C

The Plough Cup

1993

Annabelle Matthews

Sunday 25 August

9.30

300yds H/C

Old Friends’ Cup

1997

Alex Chilton

Monday 26 August

9.30

300 yds H/C

and Open Breaststroke

Doug Harper Breaststroke H/C Tankard

Doug Harper U12 Junior Breaststroke Tankard

Alick Breaststroke Championship Cup

Parkside breaststroke championship trophy

1982

2007

2004

2004

Richard Stansfield

Alexandra Gray

Annaelle Stenman

Christo Chilton

Sunday 1 Sept.

9.30

200yds H/C

SLSC Cup

1976

Tom Baker

Sunday 8 Sept.

9.30

3 x 33yds Medley

The Mitchell Trophy

Joe Blanchard Cup

Boys U12 Medley trophy

Girls U12 Medley trophy

1990

1963

2007

2007

Aymeric Bouyer

Annabelle Matthews

Uncontested

Uncontested

Sunday 15 Sept.

9.30

100yds H/C

Ann Hannaford plate

1984

Pip Barry

Sunday 22 Sept.

9.30

100yds H/C

SLSC Autumn Cup

1969

Andrew Ingamells

Sunday 29 Sept.

9.30

4 x 33yds

Scratch Relays

2006

Just for fun

Sun 6 October to Sun 22 Dec.

9.30

67yds H/C

(33yds < 40F)

start of the Autumn Points

H Palmer Memorial Trophy and

First Timers Cold Water Challenge Trophy

1949

2011

To be announced

Aymeric Bouyer

Sunday 3 Nov.

9.30

67yds H/C

Past Presidents’ & Vice Presidents’ Cup

2008

Clare McRobbie

Sunday 17 Nov.

9.30

SLSC V Serps SC

Gala

Doug Smith Memorial Cup

1969

SERPS

Wed 25 Dec. Christmas Day

10.30

33 yds H/C

67 yds H/C

Jenny Kinnaird Cup - women

Followed by Burton Cup - men

1966

1908

Lucy Neal

Kyle Moreland

Thursday 26 Dec. Boxing Day

10.00

33yds H/C

Boxing Day Icebreakers Bucket

1962

Mandy Worsley


Junior Fixtures List 2019  

Cups and trophies for SLSC junior members under 12 (born 2008 or later) and under 16 events (born 2004 or later). Entrance to these races is open to all SLSC junior members and is free. Summer Points are awarded on the basis of the results of Summer Sunday races from Sunday 26 May to Sunday 22 September.

All juniors may enter all Sunday morning races and qualify for a handicap in the same way as adult members all year round.

2019 dates

Time

Race

Trophy presented by or in memory of

Year

2018 Winners

Sunday 2 June 

to Sunday 30 June

5 race series

9.30

33yards

Centenary Cup Children’s Race Series

(5 races held over 5 weeks – enter 4 to be eligible for the Centenary cup awarded to the biggest improvement over the series)

2006

Lily Oldfield

Sunday 9 June

9.30

67yards

Bob Fitch Junior U12 Cup

2008

I.S. Lloyd

Friday 5 July  

SLSC Summer Evening Races

19.30

Children’s 33yds

U12 Half Mile

U16 Mile

Medals based on age groups participating

Pemberton Trophy

Supporters Cup

2007

2010

Josh Morgan

Robert Ingamells

Sunday 7 July

9.30

500 yards  

Thornton Junior U12 Trophy

Committee U16 Cup

2007

2010

Uncontested

Tizzy Podmore

Sunday 28 July

9.30

Junior Plunge

Swan Cup Junior U12 Plunge

2008

Bert Poullis

Monday 26 August

9.30

300 yards Breaststroke

Doug Harper U12 Junior Breaststroke Tankard

2007

Alexandra Gray

Sunday 8 Sept.

9.30

3 x 33 yards Medley

Boys U12 Medley trophy

Girls U12 Medley trophy

2007

2007

Uncontested

Uncontested

Awarded after 22 Sept

Summer Points

Bec Junior U12 Trophy

Dolphin U16 Cup

2008

2009

Not awarded

Not awarded

SLSC Fixtures List 2019: Other races requiring pre-registration and entry fees 

 

Date

Time

Event

Races

Entry

2018 winners

Wed 29 May

20.00

Aquathlon

1km swim, 7km run

Open to all

Wed 12 June

20.00

Aquathlon

1km swim, 7km run

Open to all

Wed 19 June

20.00

Midsummer Relay

Wed 26 June

20.00

Aquathlon

1km swim, 7km run

Open to all

Sunday 30 June

9.15 briefing

ED OW Seahorse Swim

Sea Swim 3.8km

Aquarius Trophy (Fastest SLSC)

ASA registered swimmers

Brian Daly

Wed 3 July

19.50

SwimRun

Open to all

Friday 5 July

19:30

SLSC Summer Evening Races

Men mile:

  Miranda Cup

Women mile:

  Marina Cup

U16 mile:

  Supporters U16

Men half mile:

  Doug MannTankard

Women half mile:

  Doug Smith Cup

U12 half mile:

  Pemberton

Races free – register on the night.

Guests welcome but priority will be given to SLSC members.

SLSC trophies – members only

Brian Daly

Emma Watson

Robert Ingamells

Mick Hinde

Manda Read

Josh Morgan

Wed 10 July

20.00

Aquathlon

1km swim, 7km run

Open to all

Sat 20 July

(Date TBC)

Brighton

Pier to Pier

Sea swim 1000m

Cup for first SLSC swimmer

ASA registered swimmers

Uncontested

Friday

26 July

18.30

River Thames swim:Kingston Bridge to

Trowlock Island

Almost 1 mile

(flow assisted)

H/C and Open

River & Sea Swim Cup

LC Lawson Championship Cup

Fastest Debut Tankard

SLSC members only

Race cancelled

Saturday

28 September

13.00

110 Lengths Challenge

110 lengths

solo and relays (duo/trio/family)

SLSC members only

Drew George (skins)

Charles Hunter (wet suit)

Team Mermaids

(team)

Sun 27 October

7.00

Cyril’s Run

To and from Serps

Other Trophies and Events

2019 Dates

Time

Event

Trophy presented by or in memory of

Introduced

2018 Winners

Sunday 24 March

10.00

AGM

The Lipsey Cup

2010

Charlotte Simon

Sunday 19 May

10.00

CAKE

 Dr Andy’s Cake Maker of the Year Award

2013

Charlotte Simon

TBC

RAC Gala

RAC Gala Cup

2016