Our Open Meets

We run 4 licensed open meets each year. The City of Southampton Open Meet in March (Level 3), the Summer Splash Open Meet (level 3) at the end of July, the James Moreno Open Meet in October (Level 2), and the Christmas Open Meet in December (Level 3). Full details of all can be found below. 

A view of the competion pool taken from the 10m diving platform.

A view of the competition pool from the 10m diving platform.

The Quays Swimming and Diving Complex is a superb venue for these meets. The 25m pool is a fast competition pool which has hosted the WISE International as well as numerous County, Disability and Schools events. The venue also boasts an excellent swim down facility (when available) and spectator gallery. To find out more about the pool please see: The Quays Swimming and Diving Complex.

Event information:

Parking in the multi-storey car park behind Carnival and Premier Inn is available for £2.50 (up to 2 hours), £3.40 (up to 3 hours), £4.20 (up to 4 hours), or £5.00 (over 4 hours). Entry after 5pm is £1. Prices are correct as of 11th June 2017. 

2017 - 17th City of Southampton Open Meet - Licensed Level 3 - Sunday 19 March (3SE170104)

Congratulations to everyone who took part. We hope you enjoyed the competition. Results from the competition are now available to view below.

2017 - 4th City of Southampton Summer Splash Open Meet - Licensed Level 3 - Sunday 23 July (3SE170169)

Well done to all the swimmers that competed in our Summer Splash Open Meet. We hope you enjoyed the competition and will be joining us again for another one of our open meets in the future. Full results from the competition will be available on the website shortly.

2017 - 17th James Moreno Open Meet - Licensed level 2 - Saturday 30th September (2SE171157) 

The Open Meet entry pack and Hy-Tek Entry file is now available to download below. The closing date for entries to be submitted is: 8th September 2017.

Entry Pack Entry Summary Hy-Tek Entry File Hy-Tek Instructions


2017 - 8th Christmas Open Meet - Licensed Level 3 - Sunday 10 December (3SE171158)

Further information about the open meet will be available soon.


Results from previous meets:

Results from earlier meets are available to view in our Results Archive

Local information:

We have put together some information that you may find useful if you are attending one of our meets for the first time and are unfamiliar with the city.

Southampton has first class transport links; the railway station is just 15 minutes walk away from The Quays and links the city to numerous destinations including Southampton International Airport. The National Express Coach Station is even closer. There is plenty of paid parking in the vicinity for those travelling by car. The Quays Swimming and Diving Complex is just a 5 minute walk away from one of the South’s premier shopping attractions, the West Quay Shopping Centre and IKEA.

There are a number of hotels within walking distance of the pool, the closest being:

 Holiday Inn  Premier Inn (West Quay)
 Novotel  Ibis