The latest version of the British Swimming Disqualification Report, incorporating the recent changes to FINA Rules, is now available to download.
2015 Open Water Swimming Festival incorporating the ASA North West Region and ASA North East Region Championships, PSUK Championships; Cheshire County WPSA Championships and Lancashire County WPSA Championships will be held on Sunday 21st June at the Watersports Centre, Salford Quays.
At the FINA Congress in 2014 there were certain rules that were updated. Click the link below to access the updatred rules
Swimnorthwest support the School Swimming Gala held on Wednesday 19th November which saw saw children from 13 primary schools take part in the ATSA KS2 Swimming gala at the Pelican Centre in Tyldesley.
I would like to make you aware that School Swimathon 2015 registration has now opened.
Following on from the information published on the British Swimming website regarding the Summer Championships.
The ASA North West Region in partnership with the England Talent Programme will be holding 2 training camps on:-
Monday 29th December at Manchester Aquatic Centre and Saturday 28th March at Accrington Academy.
Selection will take place following the ASA/British Gas National Age Groups Championships in conjunction with the England Programme Officer
Listed below is some information regarding the camps.
British Swimming have now received official notification of the statement of the FINA TSC:
Related to the new FINA Rules about separated hands as mentioned in SW 7.6 (Breaststroke) and SW 8.4 (Butterfly) please note the statement of the FINA TSC as agreed at the FINA TSC at the Meeting in Bangkok (THA) on 6 & 7 December 2013:
The ASA’s main training partner, the Institute of Swimming, has announced details of how practicising swimming teachers can achieve the new RAPS approved ASA Level 2 Certificate in Teaching Aquatics (QCF) qualifications