News and Results

End of season medal rush for trio of Southampton Masters

With the Masters World Championships a month away, the annual Rushmoor Royals Long Course Masters Meet certainly sparked wider interest in 2017 than in previous years. What started out at an end-of-season long course review become an over-subscribed, event- trimmed, nationally-attractive gathering of the over-25yrs. Late entries were considered two weeks ahead of official closing, meaning only certain races were left available – not so great if you weren’t a Butterfly swimmer!

Record-breaking Bennell takes Masters County medal collection over Century 

As in 2016, the annual Hampshire Masters Championships drew the weekend following the National Long Course Championships in Aberdeen – a tough order for those sacrificing family-time for both, but at least a trip to Portsmouth was a little more reasonable than the cusp of the Scottish Highlands!

Bennell brings Gold to the Silver City at National LC Masters

There have been some curious choices of venue for National Masters Long Course Championships over the years, with the honourable intention of sharing the event across the three home nations often resulting in considerable travel for many (Plymouth, Swansea, Manchester). However, 2017 saw a new benchmark - the selection of the most northern 50m pool in the UK!

Medals Galore at the Salisbury Open Meet

Well done to all the swimmers that competed at the Salisbury Stingrays Open Meet this weekend. What a great set of results from the 41 CSSC swimmers that traveled to compete in Salisbury.