Hitchin Gala

Hitchin Swimming Club Annual Open Meet 2018, 18th November 2018 at The Venue, 1 Elstree Way, Borehamwood, Herts, WD6 1JY

There is a large car park at The Venue, Borehamwood, there will be no parking fee on the day as it is a Sunday, and therefore parking is free.

Poolside and Changing Rooms – On arrival at The Venue, Borehamwood, and swimmers will not need to register as this meet is an “active withdrawal” competition. Swimmers should go directly to the changing rooms to change and register with their coaches on poolside. There will be allocated areas where each club will be based, these will be well signposted.

Swimmers will be allowed to take their bags poolside, however we do request that swimmers keep their bags/chairs and any other equipment away from the fire exit.

No OUTDOOR Shoes are to be worn poolside.

If swimmers wish to visit their parents in the spectator gallery they must be fully clothed and have the appropriate footwear on.

Parents will not be able to go beyond the changing room entrance. Only swimmers, coaches, Officials and DBS Checked Hitchin SC Volunteers will be allowed to enter the changing rooms.

Swimmers are PROHIBITED from taking any photos in the changing rooms.

No GLASS, NUTS or HOT DRINKS are allowed on poolside.

Only adults with a relevant coach’s pass are allowed on poolside. Coaches’ passes are contained in packs which will be given out on the day, please collect the coaches’ packs from the entrance desk and sign the sheet to say you have collected your passes.