- Swim 21
The ASA North West Regional in line with England Programmes is to clearly define, align and generate a cohesive pathway within our sport whilst effectively developing and supporting the ‘team’ of :-
Coaches, Team Managers, Sports Science/Medicine Practitioners and Parents/Guardians who in turn develop and support swimmers.
During 2017 there are a number of opportunities for individuals to get involved in in the programmes that are on offer
Great Swim in association with British Swimming present an exiting new open water race series for 2017.
The Great Britain Open Water Elite Series will consist of 4 races over a variety of distances across the summer with overall series cash prizes awarded to the Top 3 male and female athletes and additional prizes in the form of exclusive sponsor product for 4th and 5th placed athletes.
The overall male and female winners will also be invited to attend a British Swimming Open Water program activity with members of the national team
To all the North West synchronised swimmers who took part in the regional Athlete Development Trials on 28th January at Fit City Broughton.
20 swimmers were selected for the Elite Squad and a further 25 swimmers were selected for the Development Squad
ASA North West Region (swimnorthwest) will be running a series of synchronised swimming judging courses in the coming weeks for those wishing to become qualified synchro judges, or needing to update their existing judging qualifications in accordance with the new grading assessment structure.
The ASA North West Region produce a monthly newsletter.
The December Newsletter is now available
The Swimathon Foundation and the ASAm are inviting primary schools across England to join in partnership with them to take school swimming seriously!
School Swimathon encourages schools to use their weekly swimming lesson to challenge pupils to swim their best by incorporating the challenge within the national curriculum!
Following the success of the British Para-swimmers at this summers Paralympic Games in Rio, British Para-Swimming are looking to recruit classifiers to be part of our journey in the lead up to Tokyo 2020.
We need classifiers to assess swimmers with a Physical, Visual or Intellectual impairment, enabling them to compete and progress through the Paralympic Pathway for swimming, could that be you.
British Para-Swimming need classifiers to assess swimmers with a physical, visual or intellectual impairment, could that be you?
The ASA has announced a change to the swim21 club Essential module accreditation after feedback from the annual ASA Club Survey.
The survey illustrated that more tha 60 per cent of clubs wanted to see swim21 Essential extended from a rolling annual programme to a two-year accreditation with simplified health check.
This will be implemented by a recently-established swim21 Working Group over the next few months.
After 10 years the region appoint a New License Officer - Jane Whittle.