Category Archives: Swimming Club

Cally Masters are Middlesex Champions!

The Middlesex Masters Competition is the annual gala open to all masters clubs in the region. This year it was held at Barnet Copthall on Saturday 29th July. A team of 19 swimmers represented Cally Masters. Swimmers competed in age-group … Continue reading

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The Big Welsh Swim

Here is Sally’s write-up of a great weekend… If you noticed that the Saturday morning session was quiet last weekend it was because it seemed like half of Cally Masters had decamped to Wales to take part in The Big … Continue reading

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Capital Tri Races at the West Reservoir

As has now become usual, a team of Cally swimmers headed to the Stoke Newington West Reservoir for the ‘Splash’ races run by Capital Tri. There are races of 750m, 1500m and 3km. Ingrid swam for Cally for the first time and … Continue reading

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Barnet Copthall Masters Distance Meet

Several of our swimmers swam at Barnet Copthall on the weekend of the 8th and 9th of July. It was a distance meet which gave Richard, Sue and Lorenzo the chance to race 800m freestyle. Lorenzo and Luka also took on … Continue reading

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Jubilee River Swim

A group of nine Cally swimmers headed out to Berkshire for the 10km Jubilee River swim on the 11th June 2017. The swim has been running for a few years and is a chance to swim down a lovely stretch … Continue reading

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Cally Swimathon

Here is Laura’s write-up of the event. Thanks for organising it Laura! On Sunday 9th April Team Cally Masters 1 and 2 descended on the pool for a Swimathon organised for Marie Curie. No, I did not come up with the … Continue reading

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Cally Christmas Party

Thanks so much to Gee for organising our party! It was a lovely night and is always a highlight of the year: great company, delicious food and Christmas hats. Hope that others enjoyed it as much as I did!

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Bournemouth Pier to Pier

Luka Crnjakovic, Nick Warren and David Blakemore headed down to Bournemouth on the 7th of August for the postponed race after wind and large swells made the June date impossible. Unfortunately, the intended 8 strong team had in the meantime been … Continue reading

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Cally Masters ventures to Cornwall

On Sunday 31st July, 10 Cally Masters members participated in the Padstow to Rock swim in Cornwall in aid of Marie Curie. Set among the beautiful beaches along the Camel Estuary, over 500 swimmers took part in the mile crossing. … Continue reading

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Middlesex County Masters Gala

On Sunday 24th July, a team of Cally swimmers headed to Barnet Copthall for the annual Middlesex County Masters race meet. There are individual races in all of the strokes and for the individual medley. The highlight of the day … Continue reading

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