Our response to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19)

Article Updated: 04 Jan-2021 @21:30

The pool and club premises closed on 5th January 2021 for the third time due to compliance with the government COVID-19 restrictions. Should you have any concerns or questions regarding our response to COVID-19 please contact committee@sasac.co.uk


When will the club open again?

[updated 04 Jan 2021]

We hope to re-open as soon as the goverment relax the restrictions.

The club opened with restrictions to mitigate the risks associated with COVID-19 on 20th July 2020 and closed temporarily again between 5th November and 2nd December for the 2nd national lockdown, and again on 5th January for the third national lockdown.

Are the club premises open for any activities or events?

[updated 04 Jan-2021]

All activities, except for essential maintenance and housekeeping, were suspended from 5th January as part of the 3rd national lockdown.

Are the Westminster Lodge sessions for snorkelling, octopush and swimming continuing?

[updated 04-Jan-2021]

Westminster Lodge sessions remain suspended until further notice.

Are SASAC continuing to run diver training and diving trips ?

[updated 05-Jan-2021]

No club organised training is taking place until further notice and divers are unable to organise trips during the national CV-19 restrictions currently in place

Before arriving at the club everyone must have read and agreed to follow the new COVID-19 Risk Mitigation Procedures and the updated Pool Safety Operating Procedures

You are no longer able to simply turn up to swim as we are using an on-line booking system to control the number of people on the premises and in the pool to ensure social distancing. Click here for more details.

We have filmed some short video guides showing how to use the club with our new procedures in place.

short video guides