*CORONAVIRUS UPDATE – 27.07.2020* – Returning to the pool.

After four months out of the water, Everyone Active have confirmed that we can resume training from Wednesday 29th July 2020.

We would like to use this opportunity to thank all our members for your genuine support and patience during this difficult period, hopefully we can come out of this a better and stronger club.

Unfortunately Abbs Cross and Becontree 50m pool will not be reopening until September at the earliest as there are still ongoing negotiations with the school and the local authority. However, we have been able to secure additional water time at Central Park and Sapphire leisure Centres.

Although this will mean a total change from our current schedule, we are very fortunate as other clubs in the region are struggling to get water time from their pool providers.

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*CORONAVIRUS UPDATE-15.06.2020* – Swim England release guidance on returning to the pool

Swim England has today (15.06.2020) published its comprehensive Returning to the Pool guidance.

The documents include robust recommendations ahead of the Government giving the green light for a return to the water following the Coronavirus pandemic.
Operators, Clubs, Swimmers and Coaches can now see how we will all have to adapt to a ‘new normal’ to ensure the safety of everyone visiting and working at pool facilities.
The guidance is based on the latest scientific advice and Government guidelines and will be regularly updated by Swim England to reflect any changes announced in the future.

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Former World, European & Commonwealth champ chats to RTSC Swimmers.

James Gibson raises team morale during lockdown


Romford Town swimmers currently on lockdown away from the pool were extremely lucky to receive a morale boost from one of the world’s top coaches, James Gibson MBE.  Youngsters aged 8-22 yrs joined a motivational chat via video-phone link with him last week.

Gibson, raised in Whitham Essex, is a former World, European and Commonwealth Champion in 50m breaststroke, and is . . . . . . . . .

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*Coronavirus update-20.03.2020*_Club activities suspended

Following the Government announcement to close leisure facilities in order to reduce the spread of the ongoing coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, we have no choice but to take the following action.


  • All Romford Town club activity has been suspended with immediate effect (20/03/2020 – 6pm). This includes all squad training sessions and the learn to swim programme.

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