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Trafford Borough Christmas Cracker


CRACKER…. Yes, whilst it’s still September (30th) it’s time to get the Trafford Borough Chritmas Cracker entry pack out there, for you all to read and review.  Here is the entry pack: Christmas Cracker Open meet entry pack 2019

Stretford is again delighted to host this annual event, which this year is being held on Sunday 15th December.  The last opportunity for County consideration qualifying times!

Entries will open at 6pm on 30th October and will be accepted on a first come, first served basis (no entries accepted before that time).

Stretford team can enter via Swim Manager (the usual alert will be sent) all other entries will be via Sports Systems link: HERE


Competitions Swimming

Greater Manchester Autumn Meet – Days 1 and 2

The first weekend of this season’s GM Autumn Meet was a decent one for Stretford – almost everybody set a new PB in at least one event, over 50% of swims were PBs and 10 medals.  Congratulations to

Ana (GOLD – 200 breaststroke)

Adam (GOLD – 100 butterfly)

Jake (4x SILVER and 1x BRONZE – 400 free; 200 backstroke; 50 breaststroke; 50 free; 100 IM)

Chloe (SILVER – 400 free)

Toby (BRONZE – 100 butterfly)

JAeden (BRONZE – 50 butterfly)

Full results are on GM swimming website, but Stretford swimmer times are in this link: Gtr ManAutumn SO 290919.  Well done to all swimmers, particularly those competing at this level for the first time.


Competitions Swimming

Gala Results: Trafford Dev Gala, Trafford Early Bird, Central Lancs and M&D Final

Times from the two recent galas at Stretford SV are now available, plus galas at Altrincham and Sake.

Superb early season swimming and lots of new competitors saw nearly 100 new PBs set at the Trafford Early Bird Gala to go with the 80 medals (27 medalists:

Eva, Lily, Chloe, Eleanor, Holy, Scarlett, Tia, Marcia, Nina, Kimberlee, Francesca, Lyra, Grace, Genevieve, Lordes, Adam, Noah LT, Noah C, Alfie, Alex LH, Luqa, Alex E, Cameron, Reuben, Jake, Toby and Xander)

Well done to everybody in our team competing, Top 10 finishes everywhere.

Early Bird times are here TraffordMeetSO150919

Our younger swimmers put up some fine swims in the fourth and final round at Altrincham – a few DQs but also great team spirit. Times are here TraffordDevSO160919

A disappointing result in Central Lancs League, with a narrow defeat to Oldham in our first event of the new season, but still some excellent swims. Central Lancs times are here CLInterSO130919

The M&D team gala final last weekend was a tough introduction to this high caliber event, but the whole team should be proud of their efforts. Times are here MDASO220919

179 new PBs…that’s some early season start!

Competitions Swimming

Point Score: The Results

what a fantastic season and a tremendously close finish this year.

congratulations to Chloe, winning the girl’s title and yo Jack taking the boy’s title.

Final league tables:

Girl’s PS Table 2019

Boy’s PS Table 2019

Competitions Swimming

CoSSC Gala

A super end of season gala in Broughton. Loads of medals (7 gold; 12 silver; 10 bronze) and over 50% new PBs. Well done everybody, enjoy our awards party tonight and the summer.

Times from Salford gala are here:


Competitions Swimming

PBs and Age Group Records

Along with latest PB list posted online here

PB List

the Age Group record list is up dated following the CoSSC gala 13/14 July here:

Age Group Records (at 19 July 19)


Central Lancs Intermediate League

Close racing last night in our Double Header against both Wigan Wasps and Atherton & Leigh SC.  The team just missed out to Wigan (143 v 175) but took the win against A&L (191 v 127).

Thanks to both sets of opponents and their supporters and of course Central Lancs for the superb competition.

The times for Stretford swimmers are below:


Competitions Swimming


What a fantastic weekend of swimming at City of Manchester’s non-national qualifiers gala last weekend.  Along with 97 PBs there was a highly impressive medal haul too (7 G, 15S and 8B).

Amazing effort from everybody.

Swimmer times are here:


Competitions Swimming

PS R6 Results

Great last round of pointscore with nearly 60% PBs, times below


Congratulations to the swimmers promoted for next season, into Silver Group

Lucy M

Asha S


Final results to be announced at end of season party on 19 July – tickets on sale from Tuesday.

Competitions Swimming

Trafford Borough Early Bird – 15 September

Stretford ASC are delighted to host again this year, the Traffird Early Bird meet on Sunday 15 September (Level 3 gala , License 3NW192009).

Entry pack is here:

Early Bird Open meet entry pack 2019 final

Consideration times are in the pack.

For our own club swimmers, please enter via this link to Swim Manager

Competitions Swimming