Move More Tewkesbury Swimming gala

Move More Tewkesbury Swimming gala


10:00 am - 12:00 pm


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Tewkesbury School
Ashchurch Road, Tewkesbury, GL20 8DF

Event Type

Tewkesbury Swimming Gala

Tuesday 23rd January 2024 – 10.00-12.00pm at Tewkesbury School

Order of Events

Team of 6 swimmers from years 4-6 with no restriction on gender balance.  

Each swimmer must take part in one race only from heats 1-6, plus the canon relay and a fun/non scoring event. Including the finals, each child will swim 4 races so please ensure those in the 2 length races have sufficient stamina to cope. Each swimmer will take part in either the smallest splash ( 3 pupils) or largest splash (3 pupils) fun event. 

All individual races will have a water start. In the relays, swimmers starting at the deep end may dive if competent. Races will all finish at the shallow end.


1 Front Crawl – One length            

2 Front Crawl – Two lengths 

3 Backstroke – One length                                       (2 heats for each race 1-7)

4 Backstroke – Two lengths

5 Breaststroke – One length

6 Breaststroke – Two lengths

7 Canon Relay

  • All six pupils to take part in this race.
  • One length each.
  • Any stroke.

The winner from each heat/race will go through to the final 1 + the 2 fastest losers, the other swimmers will go into final 2.


8 Front Crawl – One length            

9 Front Crawl – Two lengths 

10 Backstroke – One length                         (2 finals for each race 8-14)             

11 Backstroke– Two lengths

12 Breaststroke – One length

13 Breaststroke – Two lengths

14 Canon relay – All six swimmers, one length each, any stroke


Fun/non scoring events 

15 Largest Splash – 3 pupils nominated

16 Smallest Splash – 3 pupils nominated



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