Newmarket Open Gala 1st & 2nd December 2018

An opportunity to secure County Qualifying Times for all swimmers. Since entries for this gala are allocated on a first come first served basis it has been agreed that for all Diss Otters swimmers the closing date for entries will be Sunday 23rd September to give us a good chance of guarantee swims. 

Age is at 2nd December 2018 and cut of times apply (see our website for QTs and conditions)

Entry Form
Programme of Events
Qualifying Times Girls
Qualifying Times Boys
Meet Rules and Conditions


SESSION 1 – Saturday 1st December 2018, WU 2pm
Event Male Event Female
1 200m Breaststroke 2 200m IM
3 50m Butterfly 4 100m Breaststroke
5 100m Backstroke 6 200 Fly

SESSION 2 – Saturday 1st December 2018, WU TBC 
Event Male Event Female
7 200m IM 8 200m Breaststroke
9 100m Breaststroke 10 50m Butterfly
11 200 Fly 12 100m Backstroke

SESSION 3 – Sunday 2nd December 2018 WU 8.30am
Event Male Event Female
13 50m Breaststroke 14 200m Freestyle
15 100m Freestyle 16 50m Backstroke
17 100m IM 18 100m Butterfly

SESSION 4 – Sunday 2nd December 2018 WU TBC
Event Male Event Female
19 200m Freestyle 20 50m Breaststroke
21 50m Backstroke 22 100m Freestyle
23 100m Butterfly 24 100m IM

SESSION 5 – Sunday 2nd December 2018 WU TBC 
Event Male Event Female
25 200m Backstroke 26 200m Backstroke
27 50m Freestyle 28 50m Freestyle

Nifty Fifty Gala Thetford 9th September 2018

As the name suggested just 50m races of Fly, Free, Breast and Back with a 100m IM thrown in for good measure.

Space at this very popular gala is going quickly so please return your entry form to Julie Munnings poolside by Sunday 22nd July. £4.50 per race or all 5 races for £20.

Date: 9th September 2018
Closing Date: 22nd July 2018
Venue: Waterworld, Croxton Road Thetford
Age: 9,10,11,12,13,14, 15 and Over
Cost: £4.50 per event + £5 coaching Fee
Full Details and Entry Form: here

Diss Otters Championships 2018 9th – 27th September

Age groups 8 and under, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15-16 and 17 years and over. Age as at 31st December 2018. Awards given for Top 6 in each age group and Bagcats top swimmer trophy.

Entry fee is £1.50 per event and all events held on training nights indicated on entry form.

Swimmers may enter with no time, but please indicate a time if known on entry form.

Entry Forms now on Notice Board and can be downloaded here (word or PDF)

Minimum entry expectations are indicated on entry form.

Any questions regarding events please see Julie Munnings or member of coaching team.

Closing date Friday 27th July but early entries will be appreciated. Entries to Julie.

All officials please can you let James Button know your availability.

Can all other parents let James know if you are able to assist with Timekeeping or marshalling.

County Challenge Gala 23-24 June

23-24 June at Breckland Leisure Centre and Waterworld in Thetford

This gala is organised by ASA Norfolk for those swimmers who had qualifying times for counties in January but didn’t achieve regional times (approximately didn’t come in the top 3). Its worth checking your PBs to see if your times have improved since December.

All entry forms need to be submitted to Julie Munnings by Sunday 20th May.

Entry Form: Norfolk County Challenge Entry Form


Beccles Development Gala 28th April 2018

This gala is an entry level 4 meet for our development swimmers who are 9 years and over by 28th April. Whilst there are no slower than times these are a guide. This gala is designed to give swimmers valuable experience and develop their racing skills before stepping up to bigger meets in the future.  Closing date is Sunday 8th April after training to Julie Munnings although earlier would be appreciated.

This gala does clash with the Norfolk ASA Junior League Final.  Jamie will be making team selection in the next few days and this will be posted on the noticeboard. Team selection does take priority please.

Date: 28th April 2018 12:30pm to 8:00pm
Location: Bungay Pool
Programme of EventsDevelopment Open Order of Events 2018
No Slower/Faster Times:  Times
Rules: Beccles Development Open Meet Rules and Conditions
Entry Form (Excel)Beccles Development Open Meet 2018 Entry form v1

Last call for entries to the aMAYzing open Gala

Any last minute entires for the aMAYzing Open Gala at Bury St Edmunds must be handed in or emailed to Julie Munnings by END OF PLAY TODAY (23rd March 2018).

Julie will be at the pool at 8 o’clock to collect any forms/payment and all entries will be processed over the weekend.