Thurrock Regional Qualifier
April 2017

See Results File

Essex Age Group Competition 2017

Essex Champions (again)! -  For the second year in a row Basildon are confirmed as  Essex Age Group Club Champions!  After nine competitive sessions spread over 6 days and three weekends, BPSC finished decisively in top position of the club points table.  BPSC acquired a total of 2,203 points in the championships leaving a massive gap to second-placed Colchester (1072 pts) and third-placed Romford (959 pts).  No less than 66 BPSC individual swimmers reached finals (or top 8) in one or more of their events.  At the end of this annual competition BPSC also had four individual Essex Age Group champions:  Reece Nicholls, Samual Bryan, Liam Brennan and Ruby Wheeler who all finished top in the points tally for their respective ‘Top Boy’ and ‘Top Girl’ age groupings.  In the team relay competition Basildon finished top of the Junior and Youth relay categories and were in second place in the BAGCAT section.  Overall it was an excellent competition for BPSC with many PB’s and several new club records set.  See  Full results from the 2017 Essex Age Group championships.

Block B: The second weekend of the Annual Age Group Championships and Basildon swimmers continue their dominant performances.  At the end of the weekend Basildon was sitting comfortably in first place of the Club points table with more than twice the points of the second and third placed clubs.  See 2017 Essex Age Group Block B Results file for details.

Block A: Congratulations to our swimmers who set out a strong series of performances over the first weekend of the Essex County Age Group Championships.  At the end of this first weekend of three the club established a dominant initial lead for the Top Club trophy, finishing with over twice the points of the 2nd placed club (Romford).  Five BPSC swimmers also took a lead in their respective age group categories.  Well done to all!  See BPSC report from Block A and full Block A Results file for details.

BPSC Open Galas

For results from all our own BPSC Open galas see the Open Galas page.

National Arena League  
Premier Division

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 League (London Division) in 2015 finishing in sixth place and continued in this division for 2016 finishing seventh.

The 2017 National Arena league galas start in Autumn.  

Arena League website (London Region)

Essex Mini League

Fixtures are scheduled for the second Saturday of each month running from February to October.

2017 Fixtures:  11-Feb (Postponed), 13-May, 10-Jun Basildon, 8-Jul Harwich, 9-Sep

See the Essex Mini League website for gala results. & fixtures  

We have had some great results coming in from the Essex Mini League in 2017 with the club having secured three wins out of three galas. As at July 2017 the club were top of the league with just two galas to go.  See our July 2017 Mini-League Update from Sue Humphries

BPSC finished in overall fifth place in 2016.

Essex Swimming League

For overall gala results, fixtures and league tables visit the Essex Swimming League website.  

In 2017, BPSC finished as Division One champions toppling Romford from the position they had held for over 10 years.

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.  

Basildon confirmed their status as one of the Region’s top swimming clubs when their current crop of Juniors (9 –12years) battled to take 3rd place overall in the highly competitive National Junior Arena League M11 division Final at Barnet.  See the 2017 BPSC Junior Arena league report for more information.  

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

Gala Results

Listed here are details of previous swimming competitions attended by Basildon & Phoenix Swimming Club.  These include Essex League, open galas plus County, Regional, National and International championships.

If you attended a gala and there is no report published please write one and send it to the BPSC webmaster!

Previous Gala Results:

Other Gala Results:

Final Positions
2017 Essex Age Group Championships





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