Please note that the USF has postponing the 2nd USF National Open Swimming & Masters Championships that was scheduled to take place on 11 - 12 November 2016 at GEMS Cambridge International School Kampala.
Please note the Program for the 1st USF Medical Seminar which many of you have confirmed to attend this Sunday 7 November 2016 at UOC.
You are reminded to come with a pen and notebook. You are also reminded to be registered and seated by 9.45 am in order for the Seminar to start and end on time.
|1000-1015 hrs||Arrival and Registration||USF|
|1015-1030 hrs||Opening remarks||USF|
|1030-1130 hrs||Athlete Mental Health||Rosco Kasujja (PhD) Clinical Psychologist (MUK)|
|1130-1230 hrs||Hygiene and Health||Dr. Sabrina Bakeera-KitakaSenior Lecturer
(Paediatric & Adolescent Health Specialist)
Department of Paediatrics (MUK)
|Education/ Career on and off the field|
|1230-1330 hrs||Antidoping||Christopher Mbowa UOC Medical Commission
|1330-1400 hrs||Closing remarks||USF|
Download the Summons/Event List/Rules for the 2nd National Open Swimming & Masters Championships due from 12 - 13 November 2016 at the GEMS Cambridge International School Kampala.
Please note the key dates as contained in the Summons & Rules summarized below:
1 - Monday 7 November 2016: Deadline for Return of Entries by Email; and
2 - Wednesday 9 November 2016: Team Managers' Meeting at the UOC Offices starting at 5.30 pm. This Meeting is a must-attend for all Coaches/Club Representatives.
You should observe further that -
1. The Championship is STRICTLY for USF Affiliated Member Clubs only. Non - Affiliates may be allowed to participate if they seek USF authorization and pay a surcharge of UGX 100,000/=.
2. A Club can enter only 1 Team for the Championships;
3.MASTERS are encouraged to sign up for the Competition.
4. A club can enter an unlimited number of athletes per individual at UGX 5,000/= per Event and only 1 relay team per relay event at UGX 10,000/= per Relay Event.
5. All Entries must be accompanied with Entry Times for the Events to be swum for seeding purposes.
6. USF MAY ACCEPT late entries upon payable of a LATE ENTRY FEE of UGX 10,000/= for Individual Events and a LATE ENTRY FEE of UGX 50,000/= for Relay Events.
7. All Clubs should ensure that they have no arrears of unpaid affiliation fees/coaches fees or swimmers fees for 2015 or 2016 by 9 November 2016.
Please confirm receipt of the Summons and indicate whether your Club/Team will be participating, as we await receipt of your Entries.
Please note that the Medical Seminar has been postponed to Sunday 6 November 2016 to allow more participants, some of whom will have returned to the country.
We are therefore extending the time for confirmation of attendance to Wednesday 2 November 2016.
Ismah Serunjogi participated in the Men 50 LC Meter Freestyle making 26.30
The USF does hereby invite All Universities and Tertiary Institutions in Uganda to take part in the 1st Edition of the USF National Inter-University Swimming Gala due on Saturday 29 October 2016 at Olympia Hostel Swimming Pool, Makerere-Kikoni.
The Event List and zip folder, Entry Forms, Gala Rules & Regulations can be downloaded at the download section.
Please note that Entries must be returned by Tuesday 25 October 2016 as confirmation of participation.
Participation Fees will be UGX 300,000/= for USF Affiliated Universities/Institutions and UGX 450,000 for USF Non-Affiliated Universities/Institutions, payable not later than 26 October 2016. Spectators will be charged UGX 5,000/= Spectator Fees.
The Team Manager's Meeting will be held on Wednesday 26 October 2016 at UOC Offices, Lugogo, and is a must attend by representatives for each Team intending to participate.
This is to invite all USF Members Clubs, Schools and Universities for The 1st USF Medical Seminar due on Sunday 30 October 2016 from 10 am to 2 pm at UOC Secretariat, Lugogo.
You are requested to nominate 2 athletes (female and male) over 14 years and 2 coaches/Team Managers. Please note that we have only 40 places available, so this will be on a 1st come-first-serve basis. Nominations must be submitted not later than Thursday 27 October 2016 by Email.
The Seminar is fully sponsored by USF, and will be facilitated by 3 experts who will make very useful presentations in the following topics -
1) Mental health on the field.
2) Anti doping.
4) Education/ Career on and off the field.
The Seminar Program and materials, if ready will be circulated to only those who confirm attendance.
Please note that priority will go to USF Members and Athletes that are fully paid up/in good standing.
15th USF-Excel National Swimming Gala due from 8-9 October 2016 at Kampala Parents School.
Press Conference at Excel Insurance where they handed over the trophies (for The 15th Edition of the USF-Excel National Swimming Gala due on 8 - 9 October 2016 at Kampala Parents School) and confirmed their support to USF going forward