Our response to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19)

Article Updated: 29 Mar 2021

The pool and club premises reopened on 29th March after previously being 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 29 MAR 2021]

We opened again on 29th of March for outdoor swimming using the same controls and restrictions used last year.

Are the club premises open for any activities or events?

updated 29 MAR 2021]

All activities, except for essential maintenance and housekeeping, were suspended from 5th January as part of the 3rd national lockdown. The pool reopened on 29th March and we will publish dates when other activities will resume.

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

updated 29 MAR 2021]

Westminster Lodge sessions remain suspended until further notice but we anticipate it will be around the time restrictions are lifted for indoor sporting activities.

Are SASAC continuing to run diver training and diving trips ?

updated 29 MAR 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