Cubs District Swimming Gala

10 December 2012
The Tewkesbury District Swimming Gala for Cub Scouts will be held on Saturday 23rd February 2013 at the Evesham Leisure Centre (Main pool), Evesham. We hope all Cubs can enter this fun event.  Doors Open:                           17:45 hrs First Event:                              18:00 hrs Cub swimming Finishes:         19:30 hrs (approximately)  The Gala consists of length events for Cubs in age groups of under 9¼ and over 9¼’s.  There is a relay event that has no age restriction and a width scramble for those who cannot swim or are less confident swimmers. Competitors may only enter 2 events plus a relay.  The 8 Cub events are as follows:
  • Open Width scramble (for non swimmers only, no limit on competitor numbers)
  • Length Freestyle
  • Length Breaststroke
  • Length Backstroke
  • Width Front
  • Width Backstroke
  • 4 x 1 length relay (1 team per pack)
  • Parent (or Leader) & Cub (NOTE you are signing up as the Parent !)
 The lengths will be timed to determine the five fastest swimmers for the finals. To confirm that you wish to take part in this fun event please complete the return slip for  Cub Swim Gala 2013 (Friday Pack) or Cub Swim Gala 2013 (Monday Packs). We will then be able to notify the organisers in time. Once finalised, we will send home a note with details of which events each cub will is entered in and the requirements for the next Swimmer badge they are eligible for.