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Go Swimming has everything you need to know about swimming. If you are a parent, a non swimmer or just want to improve your technique this is the section for you.
In British Swimming you will find information about the world of high performance sport, including the disciplines of Swimming, Diving, Synchronised Swimming, Water Polo and Para-Swimming.
The ASA is the governing body for the sport in England. In this section you will find all you need to know about joining a club or competing in England and becoming a swimming teacher or coach.
The IoS delivers the ASA’s courses and is a member organisation. Whether you are a teacher, coach, employer or club you will find everything you need to know about qualifications or educating your workforce.
Swimming and water safety is compulsory as part of the National Curriculum, with the aim that by the age of 11 (Key Stage 2) children should be able to swim unaided for at least 25m.
Swimming is a vital skill for any child and is the only sport a child will learn in school that could save their life.
However, the quality of teaching these pupils receive during their school swimming lessons is key to their learning experience. This is why the ASA works hard to ensure it continues to work with you, the swimming teachers, to deliver quality schools swimming.
The ASA have made progress in the improvement of PE and school swimming over the past few years and with your help we will continue to do so.