Corby pool to host swimming gala this weekend

Corby East Midlands International Pool is hosting Northamptonshire Amateur Swimming Association's first 50m gala of the year this weekend
Corby East Midlands International Pool is hosting Northamptonshire Amateur Swimming Association's first 50m gala of the year this weekend

Corby East Midlands International Pool is hosting Northamptonshire Amateur Swimming Association’s first 50m gala of the year this weekend.

A total of 3,000 competitors are set to jump into Corby’s waters to take part in this exciting event, and residents can show their support from the spectator gallery at the swimming pool at no cost at all.

Due to the event there will be no public swimming or swimming lessons on either Saturday, January 23, or Sunday, January 24.

Corby Council’s Lead Member for Community, Cllr John McGhee, said: “We are very pleased to be able to host yet another event such as this and to welcome swimmers from across the country to compete here in Corby.

“We wish all of the competitors the very best of luck.”

For more information about Corby East Midlands International Pool or to view what’s on go to www.corby.gov.uk/ or call 01536 464643.