Lewis Binning wins Plaistow Trophy at ASA annual Swimming awards

Friday 17th November saw Rayleigh Golf Club and Spa play host to Essex ASA’s annual swimming awards ceremony.

Our very own, 14 year old Lewis Binning, was amongst those to receive awards.  Lewis won the Plaistow Trophy for the male “Outstanding Performance of the Year” award, presented to him by Richard Whitehead, President of Swim England.

Lewis is in good company for the award; over the years many Town swimmers have been on the receiving end of it:  Daniel Coombs in 1994/95 and Stan Clark in 2003.  The equivalent female trophy went to Elena Sheridan in 2011, Amy Marren in 2012 and 2014 and Holly Hildrew in 2015.

Lewis wins this award on the back of receiving the Top Male Award at the recent London Regions Wint er Champs.  Massive congratulations to Lewis.  Keep up the good work.



NUEL Borough Champs & Invitational Meet 2017_Results & Gala report

NUEL Borough Champs & Invitational 2017

Click HERE  for NUEL Session 1 results.

Click HERE  for NUEL Session 2 results.


Wow, what a day!  As RTSC’s recently appointed Assistant Head Coach Wojtek Slusarczyk attended his first gala with RTSC, he couldn’t fail to be impressed.  Town’s youngsters produced PBs, County qualifying times and medals galore. Continue reading

London Winter Champs 2017_Results & Gala report

London Winter Championships 2017


Click HERE  for London Winter Champs results.


This weekend saw Head Coach Gary Rogers back at the pool, this time at the ever prestigious London Aquatic Centre.  Many swimmers achieved entry times for this annual event, split into 2 age groups 16 and under and 17 and over, with finals for all events apart from 400m, 800m and 1500m Freestyle and the 400IM.
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