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Diss Otters Sprint Open Gala – Event Report

Diss Otters held their biggest event of the year when the Diss Otters Sprint Open Gala took place at the UEA Sportspark last Sunday. Nearly 250 swimmers from clubs in Norfolk, Suffolk and Cambridgeshire turned up in force, and produced some great action in the pool for the large crowd to cheer on and enjoy. [...]

Diss Otters Win Medals Galore!

A team of sixteen swimmers from Diss Otters took part in two days of action in the pool at West Suffolk Swimming Clubs Neate Meet last weekend. They came away with 31 medals (15 gold, 12 silver and 4 bronze) and another 33 top 6 finishes. From a total of 118 individual swims the Diss [...]

Club Championships 2017 – Results

Results Event 1 – 1500m Freestyle 2017 Results Event 2 – 200m Freestyle 2017 Revised Results Event 3 – 100m IM 2017 Revised Results Event 4 – 400m Freestyle 2017 Results Event 5 – 50m Fly 2017 Results Event 6 – 100m Free 2017 Results Event 7 – 50m Breaststroke 2017 Results Event 8 – [...]

Diss Otters Busy Weekend

Swimmers from Diss Otters were kept busy over the weekend with three nights of competition. Friday and Sunday night saw nearly 80 swimmers take part in the ongoing Club Championships held at Diss Leisure Centre, with some great swims by competitors of all ages, over a variety of distances. A full report on this event [...]

Club Champs 2017 Results (Interim)

Results Event 1 – 1500m Freestyle 2017 Results Event 2 – 200m Freestyle 2017 Revised Results Event 3 – 100m IM 2017 Revised Results Event 4 – 400m Freestyle 2017 Results Event 5 – 50m Fly 2017 Results Event 6 – 100m Free 2017 Results Event 7 – 50m Breaststroke 2017 Results Event 8 – [...]

Great Yarmouth Winter Wipeout Gala – 3/4 December 2017

Date: 3rd and 4th December 2017 Venue: UEA Sportspark Events: 50m, 100m, 200m and 400m All Strokes Cost: £4.50 per event + Coaching Fee £5 Closing Date: Monday 16th October Full Details and Entry Form:  PDF: GYSC Winter Wipe out Entry Form  Word: GYSC Winter Wipe out Entry Form

Great Yarmouth Development Gala at UEA Sportspark16th Sept 2017

After the great success and achievement at the last Mini Meet with 20 medals and loads and loads of personal bests, we are calling all Bronze and Silver squad members to take part in the next Great Yarmouth Development Gala on Saturday 16th September at UEA Sportspark, Norwich Entries returned by FRIDAY 18TH AUGUST 2017 [...]

Midsummer Madness and Surprize Gala Report

Diss Otters sent teams of swimmers to two galas over the weekend, with a team of thirteen competing in the City of Norwich Midsummer Madness Meet on Saturday and a squad of thirty taking part in the Team Ipswich Surprize Gala on Sunday. First to Norwich, which was a long course (50m) gala and out [...]

Diss Otters Club Championships 2017 10th-28th September

Closing Date For Entries: Friday 28th July 2018 Age: As of 31st December 2017 Session Date Time Events 1 Sunday 10th September Warm Up 4.00pm / Start 4.15pm 1500 FC 1 Monday 11th September Warm Up 6.15pm / Start 6.30pm 200m FC / 100m IM 2 Friday 15th September Warm Up 6.15pm / Start 6.30pm [...]

Diss Otters in Galas Galore!

Over the last three weekends swimmers from Diss Otters have taken part in the Norfolk ASA County Challenge, the County Development gala (both held at Waterworld in Thetford) and also the Fenland Senior League held at Newmarket. Some amazing swimming over the first two competitions saw the Otters scoop an incredible 45 podium medals from [...]

Thetford Dolphins Nifty Fifties Open Meet Entry Form (3rd Sept 2017)

Location: Thetford Date: 3rd September 2017 Closing Date: Monday 17th July Age: As of 3rd September 2017 Completed Forms to Sharon King or Julie Munnings Entry Form PDF: DOSC Nifty Fifty Diss Entry Form Entry Form Word: DOSC Nifty Fifty Diss Entry Form  

Ipswich Gala Accepted Entries July Surprize 2017

If you have entered this gala please check the accepted entries document below to make sure you have been accepted for all the events you entered. 170512 diss july entries

Diss Otters New Kit!

Diss Otters Swimming Club are celebrating their 30th anniversary this year and to mark the fact the club have a new poolside kit. The parents of the swimmers have been extremely supportive of the venture because although the club has part funded the new shirts, it has been the parents that have paid the majority [...]

Summer Clinics 2017

We are offering Jamie’s and Shirley’s Swim Clinics at Diss Leisure Centre since this is the area Coaches feel would be of most benefit to our swimmers to enhance their performance at competition level. Each session will run from 9.00 am – 12 noon and we will have exclusive use of 3 lanes of the [...]

The Neate Meet 30th Sept – 1st Oct 2017

Date:  30th September to 1st October 2017 Closing Date: Friday 21st July 2017 Age: As of Sunday 1st October 2017 Programme of Events: 741558_WSSC Neate Meet 2017 – Programme of Events Rules and Conditions: 741557_WSSC Neate Meet 2017 Rule and Conditions Upper Time Limits ( ‘no time’ entries will not be accepted at this meet ): 741559_WSSC Neate [...]

Diss Otters at Regionals

A small group of Diss Otters swimmers took part in this years East of England Regional Swimming Championships over the two May bank holiday weekends. Three swimmers, Matthew Tatum, Isaac Bachu and Cameron Day took part in the first weekends competition at the Inspire Sports Village, Luton, for swimmers aged 15 and over. All three [...]

Ipswich July Surprize 2017 Gala – Accepted Entries

Accepted Entries for the Ipswich July Surprise Gala Please check that you have been accepted into the events you are expecting to compete in: 170512 diss july entries

Diss Otters Open – 15th Oct 2017 Entry Forms

Diss Otters Open 2017 Ideal opportunity to obtain 2018 county championships qualifying times at this licensed meet (you have to obtain county qualifying times at a licensed meet, no in house time trials will be accepted) Date: 15th October 2017 Closing Date: Monday 18th September 2017 Venue: Norwich UEA Sporspark NR4 7TJ   Entry Form [...]

Norfolk County Challenge Gala 17/18 June Thetford

Note: Closing date is the Thursday 18th May Location: Thetford Date: 17th and 18th June 2017 Qualification Times: Please be aware of the ‘Cut Off times’ AND ‘Qualifying times’ in the application form Age: Age as of 31/12/2017 Application Form: Word, PDF

Warwick Thompson Memorial Gala 24/25 June Thetford

Note: Closing date is the Thursday 18th May Location: Thetford Date: 24th and 25th June 2017 No faster than times: Please be aware of the ‘no faster times’ in the application form Age: Age as of 31/12/2017 Application Form: Word, PDF

Otters Scoop 20 Medals at Mini Meet

Twenty four swimmers from Diss Otters took part in the latest Mini Meet gala organised by Great Yarmouth Swimming Club on Saturday at UEA Sportspark. This series of galas is designed to give swimmers valuable experience and develop their racing skills before stepping up to bigger meets in the future. The Diss team performed brilliantly [...]

Otter to swim the Channel

Diss Otters swimmer and Diss High school pupil Will Johnson will take part in one of swimmings toughest events in July. Will and a group of like minded swimmers from the Felixstowe area will swim the English Channel in a relay event held in the summer. Currently in training for the event Will said, “It’s [...]

Newmarket Swimming Club’s April Open Gala Report

A squad of fifteen swimmers from Diss Otters travelled to Newmarket Swimming Club’s April Open Gala on Saturday and Sunday last week. A competition of real quality across all ages saw the Otters competing with clubs from across East Anglia in events from 50m up to 400m. Following two tough days of racing Diss ended [...]

July Surprize Open Ipswich 9th July 2017

Date: 9th July 2017 Warmup 8:30am Closing Date: 4th May 2017 Venue: Crown Pools Ipswich Programme: July Surprize Meet 2017 info Entry Time Limits:  July Surprize Meet 2017 QTs Entry Form: PDF, Word      

UEA Midsummer Madness L3LC 8th July 2017

Venue: Sportspark UEA Age: 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14 and over No 9 year olds in 100’s Ages as at 8th July 2017   Fees Race Entry Fee: £5.50 per event Spectator Entry:£4.00 per session or £6.00 all day Programmes: £3.00 Entries To Gala Coordinator: Sharon Small or coaches poolside Enquiries can be e-mailed [...]

Great Yarmouth Development Meet – Sat 6th May

Closing Date: All forms to be handed in by Tuesday 13th April Date: 6th May 5pm Warmup Venue: UEA Sportspark Entry Form: Word, PDF  

Otters Mini Meet Riverside

Twenty seven swimmers from Diss Otters took part in the latest Mini Meet at Riverside swimming pool in Norwich on Saturday evening.  Great Yarmouth Swimming Club organised this gala – the latest in a series which is designed to help younger, less experienced swimmers develop their racing skills and techniques.  Competitors took part in 25m [...]

County Relay Gala at the UEA Sportspark – Report

Diss Otters finished in an excellent fourth place at Saturdays County Relay Gala at the UEA Sportspark.  City of Norwich, West Norfolk and Norwich Swan finished first, second and third respectively and despite having nowhere near the strength in depth of the counties big three clubs Diss finished ahead of the rest of the field.  [...]

Personal Best Gala on Mon 20th and Thur 23rd Feb

Personal Best Gala on Monday 20th and Thursday 23rd February 18:15-20:15 – open to all swimmers in the club to gain 50m times for upcoming galas. Also can any parents please offer their help for timekeeping and certificate writing to Sharon or Mel poolside

Diss Otters Winners at Junior League Final

Despite only finishing second in Saturday evenings Junior League round 2 gala at Wymondham Leisure centre, Diss Otters clinched the Christine Copeman Cup by virtue of a better combined score over both rounds.  West Norfolk won Saturdays event but when the officials had crunched the numbers the Otters prevailed by a solitary point. The other [...]

Great Yarmouth Mini Meet March 2017

Date: Sat 11th March 2017 Time: Warm up 6:15 pm Venue: Riverside Leisure Centre Closing Date: 27th Feb 2017 – Entries to Sharon King (Small) Age: As of 11th March 2017 Fee: £3 for each event Full Rules: Rules Gt Yarmouth Mini Meeting March 2017 Entry Form: Entry Form Gt Yarmouth Mini Meeting March 2017

Diss Otters at the County Championships 2017

Diss Otters came away from this year’s County Swimming Championships with some incredible performances across the board.  Held over the last two weekends at the UEA Sportspark, swimmers from all over Norfolk competed in races from 50m to 1500m.  Twenty six Otters took to the pool in a total of 173 individual swims which resulted [...]

Diss Otters Club Kit (2017) Order Form

Kit details and sizing:  Diss Otters SC Club Kit To order kit, please email completed order form (word or pdf) below to: kit@dissotters.co.uk Order form (Word Document): Download here Order Form (PDF Document): Download here

Club Champs Presentation Evening 2017

It was standing room only at Roydon Village Hall on Friday night for the annual Diss Otters presentation evening.   Swimmers aged from seven up to masters level collected their medals and trophies which had been won at the club championships held in September.   There were awards which were won for Top Boy – [...]

ASA Application Forms 2017 – Due by 13th Feb

In order to swim with Diss Otters, all swimmers need to be registered members of the ASA swimming association. Full membership FAQs and details can be found here. All swimmers and helpers need to print and complete the attached forms and either email to membership@dissotters.co.uk, or hand in to Scott Evans pool side. ASA Form [...]

Accepted entries for the Norfolk Counties

  Accepted entries for the Norfolk Counties can be found here: Accepted Entries                

Newmarket Open Meet 8th and 9th April 2017

Venue: Newmarket Programme: Open Meet 2017 Programme of Events Rev 2 Rules:  April Open Meet 2017 Conditions v3 Diss version Date: 8/9th April 2017 Cutoff Times: Boys Cutoff Times: Girls Entry Form: April Open Meet 2017 Individual entry form Diss Version Entry Date:  Entries to Sharon Poolside, or via email sking2912@hotmail.co.uk by Monday 20th Feb 2017

Championships Presentation Evening Friday 13th

Please come and join us at theChampionships Presentation Evening 2016 Friday 13th January 2017 at 7pm Roydon Village Hall, 3 High Road, Roydon, Diss IP22 5RB All club members and their families welcome Tickets £1 each – Mel Brookes/Coaching Team Please bring food to share – food list is on noticeboard Soft drinks available – [...]

CONSC March Long Course L3 Open Meet 2017

Venue Sportspark, UEA, Norwich, NR4 7TJ Pool 8 Lane Long Course Racing Pool Electronic Timing & 8-Lane Display Free Parking Age Groups: 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14 and over Ages as at 25th March 2017 Awards Medals to Podium Finishes in All Events, All Age Groups Top Male Athlete & Top Female Athlete Awards [...]

Diss Otters at the Great Yarmouth Winter Wipeout Gala

A squad of twenty four Diss Otters swimmers, aged 9-15, took to the water at the UEA Sportspark pool this weekend in Great Yarmouth Swimming Club’s Winter Wipeout gala.  This gala provided swimmers with their final chance to qualify for the Norfolk ASA County Championships, which are held over two weekends in January. Many of [...]

Updated entry for for the counties

Completed forms to be given to Sharon by the 12th December. Details can be found here. PDF form can be downloaded here

Diss Otters at Norfolk County Junior League 1st Round

A relatively inexperienced Diss Otters squad took to the water at Thetfords Waterworld pool on Saturday evening to take part in the Norfolk Junior League.  Taking on teams of 9 to 12 year olds from Thetford Dolphins, West Norfolk, Dereham Otters and UEA City of Norwich, the youngsters from Diss were placed a creditable fourth [...]

Christmas Training Times 2016/7

Training as usual up to and including 23rd December 2016. Training as usual Wed 28th, 29th & 30th December 2016 Return on Wednesday 4th January 2017

Diss Otters at The Mark Davies Memorial Gala

A team of 16 Diss Otters swimmers took part in the Mark Davies Memorial Gala, hosted by Thetford Dolphins on Saturday evening at Waterworld in Thetford.   The Otters had some great results on the night with 15 race wins out of 41 events, including 5 out of 9 relays which shows what a great [...]

Counties Entry Forms (Monday apply by the 12th December)

All events are being held over 2 weekends at the UEA Sportspark Norwich. Saturday 21st/Sunday 22nd January 2017 Saturday 28th/Sunday 29th January 2017 DOSC closing date is Monday 12th December Age as of 31st December 2017 Swimmers must be ASA category 2 and All entry times must be ASA licensed times achieved since January 2016. [...]

Accepted Entries Great Yarmouth Open 2017

  Accepted Entries for this event can be found here (pages 2 – 4)

UEA Easter Long Course Meet 14th-16th April 2017

Summary: 2017 03 Mar Easter Meet – Summary Date: 14th April 2017 – 16th April 2017 Schedule: 2017 03 Mar Easter Meet Schedule License: 1ER170310 Venue: UEA Norwich Closing Date: 20th March 2017 Individual Entry Form: 2017 03 Mar Easter Meet Entry Form Qualifying Times: 2017 03 Mar Easter Meet Qualifying Times Rules: 2017 03 Mar Easter Meet Rules  [...]

East Region Long Course Championships 2017

Weekend 1 Date: 29th April 2017 (Sat) – 1st May 2017 (Monday) Schedule: 2017 LC Eastern Region schedule License: 1ER170219 Venue: Luton Sports Village Closing Date: 27th March 2017 Qualifying Times: ER_2017_QTs_vIssue-1 for web Rules: ER LC 2017 conditions final v2 Weekend 2 Date: 27th May 2017 (Sat) – 29th May 2017 (Monday) Schedule: 2017 LC Eastern Region schedule [...]

Club championships 800m results now live

  The results for the final event of the club championships are now available to view: 800m Freestyle

Club Champs 1500m Freestyle Results

  Thank you to all these that took part and helped officiate for the club championships 1500m freestyle event on Sunday.   The results can be found here: 1500m freestyle results

National Intercounty Gala

Diss Otters swimmer Matthew Tatum had the honour of representing Norfolk in the National Inter Counties gala at Ponds Forge, Sheffield at the weekend. Matthew took part in the Individual Medley relay for his age group and also swam a personal best in the 100m backstroke race. Swimmers at the Diss club are now concentrating [...]

Diss Open October 16th 2016: Results

  Please find below the results for the 19th Diss Open (programme) held at the Norwich UEA on the 16th October 2016.    Session       Event Number    Results 1 1 Boys Open 200m Freestyle 1 2 Girls Open 50m Freestyle 1 3 Boys Open 50m Breaststroke 1 4 Girls Open 200m Breaststroke 1 [...]

GYSO Winter Wipeout 2016: Entries By Friday 28th Hurry!

Venue: UEA Sportspark Date: 3/4 December 2016 Closing date for entries is Friday 28th October 2016 Age as at 4th December 2016 Awards for top 3 places Age groups 9yrs, 10yrs, 11yrs, 12yrs, 13yrs, 14yrs, 15/OV £4.50 per event Entry form, and further details: GY meet 3 and 4th Dec

Diss Otters Open Gala Preview

Sunday sees Diss Otters Swimming Club  descend on the UEA Sportspark in Norwich for their annual Sprint Open Gala. The club has attracted entries from many local clubs in Norfolk and Suffolk as well as entries from Burntisland in Fife, Scotland! The action comprises eighteen events over two sessions (nine for boys and 9 for girls) [...]

Training over the Christmas period

Training as usual up to and including 23rd December 2016. Training as usual Wed 28th, 29th & 30th December 2016 Return on Wednesday 4th January 2017

Norfolk County Championships Qualifying Times

  Qualifying times for Norfolk Country Championships: Download here (pdf) (word)

Diss Otters Club Champs Distance Events Entry Form

  Please find below the entry form for the club championship distance events. These events will be held on Sunday 30th October for the 1500m FC (warm up 3:45) and 3rd Thursday 3rd November (warm up 6:15) for the 800m FC. Closing date for entries is Thursday 13th October. Further details can be found on [...]

Diss Otters Entries for our Open on the 16th October 2016

  Can you please make sure you use the latest entry form that includes the Coaching Fee of £5 per swimmer.   Forms can be downloaded from here: http://www.dissotters.co.uk/diss-open/diss-open-downloads/

Provisional Results for Club Champs 2016

Thank you for being patient for the Club Champ results. The results are available for the following events: 200m FC, 100m IM, 200m Fly, 200m Brst, 200m IM, 400m IM, 50m FC, 100m Fly, 50m BC, 100m Brst. http://www.dissotters.co.uk/swimmers-2/results-2/ The remaining results will be published on Friday 30th in order to allow a number of [...]

WSSC Neate Meet 16 – Accepted/Rejected Entry Lists

Note, this meet was over subscribed, so some swimmers may not have made the selection (see notes below). Diss Accepted Entries: http://www.dissotters.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2016/09/Neate-meet-16-Diss-entries.pdf Good Morning All Having received an overwhelming response to our Neate Meet, regrettably we have had to make a few rejections as our projected run time was exceeding the ASA regulations regarding session times. [...]

Diss Otters Busy Weekend

Trying to keep up with the swimmers from Diss Otters Swimming Club this weekend proved to be a near impossible task with four separate events taking place. The annual Diss Otters club championships got underway on Thursday with various races taking place over the next two weeks during usual club nights at Diss Leisure Centre. Saturday night saw [...]

Great Yarmouth Development Gala Accepted Entries

  Accepted Entries for the Great Yarmouth Development Gala GY Development Gala Accepted Entries

SWIM CAMP – AUGUST 2016

NOTES FOR PARENTS AND PARTICIPANTS Thanks for signing on to the summer swim camp, here are a few details. Everyone will need to be signed in by 7.45am by the person who has driven them to the pool, they then need to be signed out, at 3pm, by the person collecting them.   Other than [...]

West Suffolk Neat Meet 1/2 October

West Suffolk Neat Meet Bury St Edmunds Date: 1st and 2nd October 2016 Enter by: 5th September 2016 Location: Bury St Edmunds Target Squad: Qualifying times Entry Form: Form (pdf), Form (word) Rules: Rules

Great Yarmouth Development Gala

Great Yarmouth Swimming Club Development Gala Series 2016 Date: 17th September 2016 Enter by: 2nd September 2016 Location: UEA Spotspark Target Squad: Qualifying times Swimmers who are SLOWER than the Bronze times will only compete in 25m races. Swimmers who are FASTER than the Bronze times will only compete in 50m races. Swimmers who are FASTER than the [...]

Otter swims in National final

Diss Otters swimmer William Johnson made the long trip to Rother Valley Country Park on Sunday to take part in the ASA National Open Water Finals. William had qualified via the Eastern Region Championships the previous week held at Whitlingham Country Park. Taking on the cream of British swimmers in his 15 years age category [...]

Club Entry Form for Diss Otters Open 16th Oct at UEA Norwich

  Please find the entry form for outside clubs to enter the Diss Otters Open Level 3 meet being held at Norwich UEA on Sunday the 16th October 2016. For other clubs download entry form Word: here PDF: here   Diss Otters entry form can be found here Deadline for entries is Monday 26th September 2016 SportsSys [...]

Diss Otters Club Championships 15-25th September

Update 1 Aug: Please note change of start times for the Sunday Sessions (4pm warmup, 4:15 start) Details and entry form for the Diss Otters Club Championships can be downloaded here (word) or here (pdf). Closing date for entries is 5th September 2016.   Please hand completed forms in at poolside or email to Sharon at sking2912@hotmail.co.uk

Otters at the County Relay Gala and Eastern Open Water Champs

A busy weekend for Diss Otters swimming club saw swimmers take part in two competitions. On Saturday the club took part in the County Relay Gala at the UEA in Norwich. With several older swimmers either ill or unavailable, coach Jamie Rush relied on his young squad to step up and swim in older age [...]

Results for Cambridge July Open

Cambridge Results

Diss Otters Swim Camp – 8 to 11th August 2016

The summer swim camp will be held at the Hewett School in Norwich with activities taking place in the pool, classroom, gymnasium and on the field. The days confirmed are Monday 8th – Thursday 11th August from 7:45am – 3pm Price for all attendees is £55 (amazing value at just £13.75 per day) and must [...]

Fenland Senior League Open

Diss Otters made the long trip to Kings Lynn on Saturday evening to take part in the first round of this year’s Fenland Senior League open to children aged nine right through to adults. Ten clubs took part in the gala – five at Kings Lynn and five at Mildenhall with the two venues swimming [...]

Norfolk ASA County Challenge Gala Results

A team of 17 swimmers from Diss Otters took part in the Norfolk ASA County Challenge Gala at Dereham over the last two Sundays. In a very competitive competition the Otters can be pleased with their performances with every swimmer who took part gaining at least one new personal best. The team as a whole [...]

East Region Masters Championships

Date: Saturday 1st October 2016 Event: East Region Masters Championships Venue: Newmarket Leisure Centre Level : L3 SC Events: 50m, 100m and 200m – all 4 strokes, 100 m IM, 200 IM, 400m freestyle and relays. Closing date for individual events – Saturday 10th September and Relays Saturday 17th September. Individual Online entry only - www.eastswimming.org.uk/swim/index.php/masters-swimming/mastersentries1 See Sally [...]

East Region 2016 Open Water Championship and Age Group Competition

Date:  Sunday 17th July Event: East Region 2016 Open Water Championship and Age Group Competition. Level: Open Water Venue: Whitlingham Outdoor Education Centre, Norwich Target Squad: Novice 800m 11+, 1.5k 12 +, 3 and 5 k 13+ Region Closing date is 18th June – Get entries to Adam poolside asap. See Adam for more details or go [...]

Otters Perform Well At Eastern Regional Championships

Seven swimmers from Diss Otters excelled in achieving qualifying times for this year’s Eastern Regional Championships at Norwich and Luton respectively. At the start of May, Matthew Tatum, Dominic Boylan and Justin Bott swam at Norwich in the 15 and over age groups. Dominic set a new pb in the 50 breaststroke as did Matthew [...]

Busy weekend

Diss Otters had their swimmers out in force on Saturday night competing in two events in East Dereham and Norwich. The Breckland Cup team gala at Dereham Leisure Centre attracted a strong field with two teams entered from hosts Dereham Otters and others from Norwich Swan, West Norfolk, North Norfolk Vikings and Diss. From early [...]

Diss Otters at West Suffolk A’May’zing gala

Twenty seven swimmers from Diss Otters spent the hottest weekend of the year so far competing at West Suffolk Swimming Clubs A”May”Zing Spring Gala in Bury St Edmunds. Their hard work was rewarded with a staggering return of 136 personal best swims from 168 total races swum equating to 81%. Every child that took part [...]

West Suffolk A’May’Zing Spring Development Open Meet (WSCC)

Information General information for this weekends meet WSCC can be found here. Warmup timetable              

Entry forms available for County Challenge and City of Cambridge Galas

County Challenge Gala Date: 19th and 26th June 2016 Enter by: 20th May 2016 Location: Dereham Target Squad: Qualifying times, all squads 9+ Rules: Rules Entry Form: Form City of Cambridge Gala Date: 10th July 2016 Enter by: 27th May 2016 Location: Dereham Target Squad: Qualifying times, all squads 9+ Rules: Rules Entry Form: Form

Entries for WSSC A’May’zing Spring Development Meet

  Accepted entries for the development meet. Please check here.  

Price rises at the club

The Committee has faced a heavy burden this particular year with announcement of a 14.7% rise on the cost of the Pool hire. In real terms this is a circa £4000 rise on our costs per annum. For full details and the impact of club fees, please see this letter from our Chairman

Diss Otters Personal Best Gala (25m events) 16th June

We are long overdue a pb (personal best) gala, and as we have loads of new faces we are going to hold a PB gala on Thursday June 16th for all 25m races, 6.15 – 8.15pm- all to attend. Can volunteers and officials to make themselves available for this date to help the smooth running [...]

Gala Report Diss Otters – Norfolk Junior League Final

A team of 9 to 12 year old swimmers from Diss Otters took part in the Norfolk Junior League “A” Final last Saturday at Wymondham. Seeded third for the event the Otters maintained that position throughout the gala, putting in some strong performances during the evening. The two clubs that finished ahead of Diss, namely UEA [...]

May Bank Holiday Training

BANK HOLIDAY TRAINING Sunday 1st May – Training for all squads as usual Monday 2nd May – No Training Sunday 29th – Training for all squads as usual Monday 30th – No Training

Newmarket Gala Report 16/17th April 2016

A strong squad of swimmers from Diss Otters Swimming Club travelled to Newmarket at the weekend to take part in two days full of tough and competitive  swimming. Saturday saw plenty of medal winning performances with 8 golds, 7 silvers and 10 bronzes out of 77 swims as well as several regional championship qualifications. More [...]

Newmarket 16/17th April Final Notes

Final notes for Newmarket and District Open 16th and 17th April. Diss Otter participants Final notes and instructions for the day                                    

Easter Pool Closures

The pool is going to be closed on the following days over the Easter Break Friday 25th March Sunday 27th March Monday 28th March Wednesday 30th March Thursday  31st March Sorry for the late notice, we were only recently informed by the pool of the closure on Wednesday and Thursday.

Two new dates for the diary

21st May Breckland Cup at Derham Leisure Centre, team chosen by coach 8-11th August Summer Swim Camp Hewitt School, Norwich, all squads

The A’MAY’ing Spring Development Meet 7/8 May

Description: WSSC Spring Development Meet 2016 – flyer Date: 7th and 8th May 2016 Venue: Bury St Edmunds Leisure Centre Programme of Events:WSSC Spring Development Meet 2016 – programme of events Rules: WSSC Spring Development Meet 2015 – rules and conditions Qualification: WSSC Spring Development Meet 2016 – cut-off times Entries Close: 4th April 2016 Entry forms (to [...]

Great Yarmouth Swimming Club Development Gala

Date:  12th March 2016 Venue: Riverside Leisure Centre, Norwich NR1 1WX Schedule of Events: Entry Form -GYCS mini meet Closing Date: 19th Feb (entries to Sharon poolside) Entry Form: Entry Form -GYCS mini meet

Newmarket Open 16th and 17th April

Dates: 16th and 17th April Rules: Rules Programme of Events: Programme Venue: Newmarket Leisure Centre Entries to Sharon by: 25th Feb 2016 Qualifying times: Boys, Girls Entry Form: Entry Form          

Diss Champs Presentation Evening March 4th

Come and collect you awards for the Diss Otters Championships on Friday the 4th March at Dickleburgh Village Hall. There is a flyer on the notice board and a food list for donations for the evening. Tickets £1, available poolside.    

Teamipswich March Open Meet 19th – 20th March 2016

Teamipswich Swimming Invites you to their March Open Meet 2016 Saturday 19th – Sunday 20th March 2016 Crown Pools Ipswich Closing Date: Monday 8th February 2016 Age at 20th March 2016 Qualifying Times: Ipswich March Open Meet 2016 qualifying times Please note DOSC will only be attending on the Sunday 20th March – if you wish [...]

Remember new training times!

When we start back on Monday 4th January remember there are a couple of adjustments to our training times. Firstly Sunday training is now 8.30am-9.30am for Masters and 4-6pm for all other squads. And Elite & Platinum are invited to Wednesday evening training 7.30-8.30pm (Masters are also training at the same time, mostly in separate [...]

Festive Season Hours

Club Championships are in full swing up to and including Sunday 20th December. Then our training hours are as follows:- Monday 21st December 2015 – Training 6.15-8.15pm as usual Wed 23rd Dec to 3rd January – Diss Pool is closed therefore no training during this period. The swimming pool is closed for essential maintenance. Changing [...]

UEA City of Norwich Easter Long Course Meet 2016

Entry Form:  2016 03 Mar Easter Meet Final Venue Sportspark, UEA, Norwich, NR4 7TJ Pool 8 Lane Long Course Racing PoolElectronic Timing & 8-Lane Display Free Parking Saturday and Sunday  Age Groups 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15 and over All ages eligible for 50m, 100m, 200m and 400m all strokes 11yrs/+ may enter 800m Female, [...]

Diss Club Champs Results

Date Session     Event     Results 3rd Dec 2015 1 1 Diss Champs 3rd Dec 2015 Event 1 200 FC 3rd Dec 2015 1 2 Diss Champs 3rd Dec 2015 Event 2 100 IM 4th Dec 2015 2 3 Diss Champs 4th Dec 2015 Event 3 400 FC 6th Dec 2015 3 4 [...]

Club Championships – Support

The annual club championships start on Thursday 3rd December 2015. Training has been underway for sometime so please make sure you come along and watch your kiddies race their small socks off! Cheering is compulsory.

2016 January Resolution Meet Sportspark UEA

Entry Form: PDF, Word Doc Venue  Sportspark, UEA, Norwich, NR4 7TJ Pool    8 Lane Short Course Racing Pool Electronic Timing & 8-Lane Display Free Parking  This is a Level 3 Licensed Meet  Age Groups:  9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15 and over.  No 9 year olds in 100’s (apart from 100IM), 400m Free [...]

County Championships 2016

Download Entry Form: PDF, Word Doc Saturday 23rd January – 400m – Wymondham Saturday 30th January – 800/1500m – UEA Sportspark  Saturday 13th/Sunday 14th February – Main Events – Thetford Saturday 20th/Sunday 21st February – Main Events – Thetford  Key Information Closing date for 400m/800m/1500m is Midnight on Friday 18th December 2015 Closing date for main [...]

Diss Open Gala 18th October 2015 Results

Session 1 Session 2

Diss Otters Club Championships 2015

  Provisional Start list.. Diss Otters Club Champs 2015 Entry form here…DISS OTTERS CLUB CHAMPIONSHIPS 2015  Please not everyone must enter by the closing date of 6th November.            

Norfolk County development gala

Aimed at qualification for the 2016 County Championships. Entry form below County Qualifier V2 DOSC version

2016 COUNTY CHAMPIONSHIPS

www.tinyurl.com/countychamps2016

Bank Holiday Training

Just a quick note to advise that there is no training on Sunday afternoon on 30th August (Masters training is booked for the morning as usual) nor evening training on Monday 31st August due to the bank holiday. N.B There will be no training on Friday 4th September as we’re over at Beccles Lido instead [...]

Diss Otters Summer Social!

Diss Otters Summer Social!    The Diss Otters committee invite all Diss Otters members and their families to join us for an evening of fun at Beccles Lido! We have hired the Lido exclusively for you to enjoy the giant inflatable aquarun and of course will be BBQ’ing! The event is on Friday 4th September [...]

Dereham Open October 3rd & 4th

With a change to the rules for the 2016 Counties meaning that all qualifying times have to be obtained at a licensed meet you should seriously consider looking at this open meet which falls just before our own Open. Please make the Diss Open your priority – we must support our own club competition – [...]

Home team – Diss Otters Open entry form

Download / Print / Complete / ENTER!! Diss Otters Open Meet 2015 v1 home team version

Summer Swim Camp – Payment required

Summer Camp 2015 The summer swim camp will be held at the Hewett School in Norwich with activities taking place in the pool, classroom, gymnasium and on the field. The days confirmed are Monday 10th – Thursday 13th August from 7:45am – 3pm. Price for all attendees is £46.95 and must be paid in full [...]

LOGO COMPETITION!!

We need a logo for this years Summer Camp ! So all DOSC members are invited to draw us a logo and we’ll vote for the best – it’ll go on our website and on the special camp gifts this year, so here’s your chance to design something awesome! Entries on an A4 piece of [...]

MINI MEET – Ipswich, Saturday 6th June 2015

Address:- Crown Pools, Crown Street, Ipswich IP1 3JA Warm Up:- 5.30pm (Which means meet in reception at 5.15pm to get changed and prepared ready to start a warm up at 5.30pm) Start:- 6pm and Estimated finish is 7.45pm

Upcoming competitions – Please all take a look

Check out the entry forms attached below for the galas that have been suggested for you or that you are interested in. First up is the Novice Mini Meet in Ipswich for 8-12 year olds from Potters, Bronze and some Silver Squad swimmers only. A great chance to gain some race experience. Check the event [...]

May Bank Holiday Training

Bank Holiday Training Sunday 3rd May – am – training for Masters only Sunday 3rd May – pm – NO evening training for Squads Monday 4th May – NO evening training for Squads Sunday 24th May – am – training for Masters only Sunday 24th May – pm – NO evening training for Squads Monday 25th May [...]

Diss Pool RE-OPENS for training on Monday 27th April

We are delighted to advise that Diss Swimming Pool will re-open reading for Mondays training! Yippee For those that have forgotten what on earth we do, Bronze and Silver start at 6.15pm! All squads and training times are held on the squads tab so take a look and remind yourselves if you are unsure! Please, [...]

Junior League Round 1 and County Relay results 2015

These results make for fabulous reading for the club. Firstly the Junior League. We have achieved far beyond expectations. This year we are into the ‘A’ Final, the Copeman Cup. Not only that but we sit in 4th position in the County, beaten in Round 1 by only the 3 largest teams in the County, [...]

Photos – Counties 8th March 2015

Please take a look at the photos and use the attached order form if there are any you would like printed. Return order forms to Jamie at jamieleerush@yahoo.co.uk or deliver to poolside. Costs detailed on order form. Colours and details are much better than the scan shows, thumbnails also available to view on poolside. Thanks [...]

Revised training schedule (updated 12th March)

Please see attached notice for revised pool training during the 5 week closure of Diss Swim and Fitness Centre beginning Monday 23rd March. Paper copies available poolside this week. Pool Closure 2015 flyer Thanks for your cooperation

Diss Otters SC at the Norfolk County Championships 2015

Diss Otters SC at the Norfolk County Championships 2015 8 Gold Medals (Joel) 3 Silver Medals (Dominic, Max, Joel) 13 Bronze Medals (Cameron, Mathew T, Max, Dominic, Lotty, Joel, Stephanie) And a further 23 medals for places 4th – 6th (that’s 46 medals in total)   81 swims out of a total of 224 were [...]

Considering a level 1 open meet?

http://www.cityofnorwichsc.co.uk/index.php/meetsresults/meet-news-file/467-easter-meet-2015   Follow link for details of UEA Easter Meet, check all details including entry requirements, if interested (and fast enough) then speak to Jamie.   Thanks

Newmarket Open April 2015

Newmarket Open April 18th & 19th 2015 Forms available here – Open Meet 2015 Programme of Events Open Meet 2015 Individual entry form Open Meet 2015 Conditions Open meet 2015 Boys Qualifying Times V2 Open meet 2015 Girls Qualifying Times V2 Closing date for submission of entries with payment (inc. £3 admin fee) is Friday [...]

PB sheets for the Counties here!

For Counties please use these up to date sheets Boys PBs as at 23rd Jan Girls PBs as at 23rd Jan

January 2015 DOSC Newsletter

We are presently distributing the clubs newsletter. If you have not already received one, please come and collect it and we will tick you off our register. We need to make sure you are aware of ours news and there is a lot on there from the upcoming pool closure to new members and movers [...]

ASA Fee’s – Payment Due no later than 1st March

ASA Fees 2015   This year’s fee is due NO LATER THAN  1st March and can be paid anytime up to and including deadline day. As this is insurance based we have to advise that No payment = No swim Payments by cheque payable to ‘DOSC’   Category 1 - for non-competitors and children born after 1st [...]

Presentation Evening – 13th February 2015 – TICKETS ON SALE!

Dickleburgh Village Hall Friday 13th February 2015 6.45pm – Presentation will start at 7pm. £1 per person & something for the buffet Disco until 11pm We are sure no one could possibly forget as the swimmers are very excited with our forthcoming presentation evening! But just as a reminder, we are holding our annual presentation [...]

Norfolk County Championships 2015

DOSC County form 2015 (1) Following our Club Champs we have 16 boys and 17 girls already meeting the qualification standard which is excellent Check your own times from PB lists and club championship results (both available on the website), anything you are close to achieving can be time trialled again in January. Time trial [...]

Preliminary Competitive Start Award & Competitive Start Award – Starts Monday 5th

We have rather excitingly agreed to run a Preliminary Competitive Start Award & Competitive Start Award course in January 2015. We have been sponsored by Village Green Blinds who’s children swim with the Club and therefore on successful completion, you will receive a certificate and badge in honour of your success. Jamie would therefore like to [...]

Diss Open report

Diss Otters Open 2014 the breeding ground of champions!   Diss Otters Swimming Club were triumphant this weekend in hosting their annual Open Competition at the UEA Sportspark with all 50 Diss Otters swimmers putting on a show for the vibrant crowd, showing their skills and picking up medals in all events. Competing against teams [...]

Promote, promote, promote!

Building on our success, we are looking for new members. Our ‘Potters’ squad was introduced in September and is working very well as a teaching squad.  We seem to have hit the right sort of age at 7 to begin the Otters journey and have lots of space in Bronze squad seeing as so many [...]

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