National Arena Swimming League

This is the National Club swimming competition.  There are three preliminary rounds of the league followed by regional semi finals and a National final.  For each round the division is split into two or three galas.  The positions achieved in one gala determine the participants for the next.  

The club entered a team for the first time in 2013 which immediately achieved promotion to Division One of the London League.  In 2014 the club secured promotion for a second successive season by coming runner-up in Division One .  The club first competed in the Premier division in 2015 and retained this ranking for 2016.  

2016 Fixture dates: 8th October, 12th November, 10th December

Details and results are available on Arena League website .  

Essex Swimming League

Regional club competition.  Teams compete in fixed divisions over four galas. The club has entered one team in the league for 2017 season.  This team will compete in Division One and the first gala will be in February.

2017 Fixtures & Locations: 25-Feb Braintree, 25th Mar Becontree, 6-May Basildon, 3-Jun - Braintree

See full fixture details and previous results at the Essex Swimming League website.  

Essex Mini League

The Essex Mini League is aimed at swimmers that have not achieved their Essex County qualifying times.  There is a single division and each club competes in five galas over the season. The fixture list is arranged with the aim that each club will swim against every other club in the league during the season.  Each event has a 'standard time' agreed, performances faster then these standard times score no points.

Fixtures are scheduled for the second Saturday of each month running from February to October. 2017 Fixtures:  11-Feb (Postponed), 13-May TBC, 10-Jun Basildon, 8-Jul Harwich, 9-Sep TBC

See full fixture details at the Essex Mini League website.

Junior M11 League

The Junior Swimming League (M11) is a regional club competition aimed at 9-12 year olds. For historic reasons this competition is sometimes referred to as the Junior Speedo League or ‘Diddy’ league.  

BPSC entered this league for the first time  in 2014, finished runners-up in Division Two and gained promotion to Division One.  In 2016, Basildon finished in second place in Division One.

2017 Fixtures:  23-April Basildon, 21st May (TBD) , 25th June (TBD).

See fixture details on the Junior Swimming league (M11) website

Gala Details - Planned

Listed here are currently available details of potential swimming galas plus some useful gala-related material and Regional and County Qualifying times.

 Age Group/Youth Qualifying Times:  

  2017 Essex Age Groups   2017 East Region - Age Group/Youth   

Planned League Galas:


The open galas that the club currently plans to enter are listed in the Gala Calendar which is also available in the Documents section of your Club Organiser account.  All gala entries and entry payments are now handled through Club Organiser.

Animated Cartoon Fly Swimmer Gala Calendar