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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.

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About Us

Swimnorthwest is one of two regions - ASA North West and ASA North East that forms the ASA North Division

Swimnorthwest is also one of the eight regions of the Amateur Swimming Association National Governing Body for swimming, diving, water polo, open water, and synchro in England.

The region covers the counties of Cheshire, Cumbria and Lancashire and the Sport England County Sport Partnership areas of Cheshire, Cumbria, Greater Manchester, Lancashire and Merseyside.

Together the Swimnorthwest Management Board and the North West Regional team based in Manchester are collectively responsible for managing and developing swimming and all associated aquatic disciplines within this region.

swimnorthwest is committed to 3 main strategic objectives:

  • Improving Performance
  • Creating better aquatic environment
  • Increasing participation