100m Free Trophies

There are five 100m Free trophies, awarded to the fastest senior and junior (U16) swimmers in the 100m Freestyle at the ASA National Championships.

100m Free Trophies

Click or tap the name of the trophy below to find out more about each.

Otter SC TrophyOtter SC Trophy

The Otter SC Trophy is awarded to the fastest male senior swimmer in the 100m Freestyle at the National Winter Championships (25m).

Until 2015, the Otter SC Trophy was awarded to the fastest male senior swimmer in the 100m Free at the ASA National Championships (50m).

Calum Jarvis
  • Year: 2016
  • Names: Calum Jarvis
  • Team: Bath University
  • Time: 47.91

Past Winners: Otter SC Trophy

YearWinnerClubTime
2015Ben ProudPlymouth Leander46.69
2014Ben ProudPlymouth Leander48.88
2013Adam BarrettLoughborough University49.84
2012Adam BrownHatfield49.16
2011Simon BurnettWindsor49.09
2010Craig GibbonsMaxwell50.34

History of the Otter SC Trophy

Founded in 1869, Otter SC is one of the earliest English clubs still in existance today.

This trophy is distinguishable by the silver otter situated on the lid of the trophy.

This famous club has produced several ASA presidents, noted administrators and coaches, numerous internationals and Olympians and pioneered Masters competitions in GB prior to onset of ASA national Masters events.

Based at successive venues in central London, Otter SC had an association with Oxbridge and other universities and is now a mixed club that specialises in Masters swimming and water polo.

However, in the pre and post war years, the men’s team were ASA champions, winning freestyle and medley relay championships.

Ravensbourne TrophyRavensbourne Trophy
Until 2015, the Ravensbourne Trophy was awarded to the fastest female senior swimmer in the 100m Free at the ASA National Championships (50m).

Jessica Lloyd
  • Year: 2014
  • Names: Jessica Lloyd
  • Team: City of Manchester Aquatics
  • Time: 55.23

Past Winners: Ravensbourne Trophy

YearWinnerClubTime
2013Rebecca TurnerCity of Sheffield55.57
2012Amy SmithLoughborough University55.03
2011Amy SmithLoughborough University55.27
2010Emma SaundersCity of Manchester Aquatics56.12

History of the Ravensbourne Trophy

Ravensbourne SC was a prestigious swimming club in the late 19th century, based at Central London baths and the club of George Hearn, who founded international governing body FINA in 1908.

A number of members were affluent gentleman amateurs and their annual gala often featured in the Illustrated London News detailing their exploits and often featured races for women.

Bush TrophyBush Trophy

The Bush Trophy is awarded to the fastest female senior swimmer in the 100m Freestyle at the National Winter Championships (25m).

Anna Hopkin
  • Year: 2016
  • Names: Anna Hopkin
  • Team: Ealing
  • Time: 53.87

Past Winners: Bush Trophy

YearWinnerClubTime
2015Harriet CooperCity of Derby53.81
Sporting Record TrophySporting Record Trophy

The Sporting Record Trophy is awarded to the fastest male junior swimmer in the 100m Freestyle at the National Winter Championships (25m).

Until 2015, the trophy was awarded to the fastest male swimmer in the 100m Free at the ASA National Youth Championships (50m).

Sam Dailley
  • Year: 2016
  • Names: Sam Dailley
  • Team: Plymouth Leander
  • Time: 51.47

Past Winners: Sporting Record Trophy

YearWinnerClubTime
2015Harry ConstantineHatfield51.88
2014Craig McLeanCarnegie50.53
2013Jack SmithPlymouth Leander50.70
2012Ben ProudPlymouth Leander50.57
2011Ieuan LloydCity of Cardiff50.99
2010James YoungPlymouth Leander51.18

History of the Sporting Record Trophy

Sporting Record was a magazine that was published every Saturday.

The ASA has copies of early publications in which you can study the name change of the Metropolitan Swimming Association to The Swimming Association of Great Britain.

Jantzen Knitting Mills Ltd TrophyJantzen Knitting Mills Ltd Trophy

The Jantzen Knitting Mills Ltd Trophy is awarded to the fastest female junior swimmer in the 100m Freestyle at the National Winter Championships (25m).

Until 2015, the trophy was awarded to the fastest female swimmer in the 100m Free at the ASA National Youth Championships (50m).

Athena Clayson
  • Year: 2016
  • Names: Athena Clayson
  • Team: Mount Kelly
  • Time: 56.43

Past Winners: Jantzen Knitting Mills Ltd Trophy

YearWinnerClubTime
2015Freya AndersonEllesmere College Titans55.30
2014Ruta MeilutytePlymouth Leander55.17
2013Jessica LloydCity of Manchester55.18
2012Amelia MaughanBath University55.61
2011Jessica LloydCity of Manchester Aquatics55.63
2010Amelia MaughanMillfield56.09

History of the Jantzen Knitting Mills Ltd Trophy

The Jantzen Knitting Mills Ltd is a company that was established in Portland, USA in 1916, and are still making swim suits today.

While their swimming costumes are more for fashion than speed swimming today, their first suits were claimed as having changed bathing into swimming.

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