Welcome to Salisbury Stingrays ASC website.
Salisbury Stingrays is a teaching and competitive squad with about 480 members, based in Salisbury, Wiltshire. The club sections include learn to swim, water polo, competitive squad and masters. The club uses two pools in Salisbury, including a state of the art 8 lane facility with electronic timing. It is a Swim21 accredited club.
Here you can find news, and information about the club including how to join. Members can access training information, competition fixtures and results.
1 April 2014
The ASA is delighted to announce that Sharon Lock will be joining the association in June as the first ever Masters Swimming Officer.
A committed and popular Masters competitor Sharon won through against an exceptionally high quality field of candidates and can’t wait to take up the challenge
Commenting on her appointment Sharon said
“I would like as many people as possible to share in the enjoyment and enthusiasm I feel for Masters swimming, whilst providing a quality service for all Masters swimmers and helping the Masters community to take ownership for the future of Masters. I am excited and proud to take up this role, and look forward to a very busy but thrilling future.”
John Harrison (Godalming Swim Club) has just moved up to the 100-104 age group and took part in the SE region long course meet swimming.
In the 50m freestyle his time of 1m 31.19s broke the previous world record of 1m 40.46s which had stood since 1994.
In the same meet he broke the 100m freestyle world record with a swim of 3m 23.1s. This was originally last set in 1994 again with a time of 4m 05.28s.
He had a busy weekend in which he also took the 50m backstroke world record with a time of 1m 32.2s. His margin was bigger as the previous record was 1m 50.73.
All thee records which he broke had been held by Tom Lane of the USA.
It clearly does you good to keep the training going !
Stingrays website has just moved to new hosts zen.co.uk
Attached are the relevant documents for this years Spring Open Meet, which is being held at Five Rivers Leisure Centre in Salisbury on Sunday 21st April 2013.