Everything you need to know about Nottingham Competition 2017 (aka FRESHERS COMP)

Entry and location

Nottingham Fresher’s Comp is being held on 28th October 2017 in the David Ross Sport Centre, University of Nottingham, Nottingham NG7 2RD.

Entry is now open:  http://www.lifesaving.events/Competitions/about.asp?comp=109

Entry closes on the 21st October!

If you are kind enough to give up your time on the day to help us run the competition, we would really appreciate it! The sign up link for judges and bodies can be found here:

On the day

Registration will be from 11:15-12:15am at the back of the sports injury clinic in the sport centre.

The cost will be £35 per team.

The event will be manikin relay and our pool is 25m long with 8 lanes.

The referee will be Alan Sutherland, the wet SERC has been written by Ben Prime and Frazer Whittaker and the dry SERC has been written by Jamie Shone.

Post competition

The food and social is being held at The Point, Benenson Building, Nottingham Trent University Clifton Campus, Clifton, NG11 8NS.

Drivers will be able to leave cars at the accommodation and walk over, those leaving after food will be able to park in the venue’s car park. We also have coaches which will take people across who do not have cars.

The venue is providing food which will be £5 per person. The choices are beef burger, chicken burger or spinach and falafel burger (veggie/vegan/GF option). The social theme will be Heroes and Villains and it is £3.


Friday night: We have limited space in members’ houses so, where possible, we recommend you travel to the competition on the Saturday morning.

Saturday night: We have two venues for accommodation both are a 10-15 minute walk from the accommodation. We will let you know which accommodation you are staying in once the sign up for the competition has closed and we know numbers.