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The Pelican Centre has worked hard over the past 4 years to ensure the continued delivery of aquatics in Tyldesley.
With the only pool in the town under threat of closure twice in a 10 year period, Tyldesley Swimming and Water Polo Club asked for assistance from The Rt Hon Andy Burnham MP and Trevor Barton MBE.
The ASA NORTH WEST REGION and the ASA NORTH EAST REGION in partnership with Cheshire County WPSA, Lancashire County WPSA and Northumberland & Durham SWPA are holding the 2016 Open Water Championships at Salford Quays on Saturday 25th June 2016.
Following on from the success of the Stroke Clinics the region have organised a STARTS & TURNS session on Saturday 18th June 2016.
The session is open to swimmers 11 - 13 years who have a county standard or regional standard time in 2016.
Places are available for 2 swimmers per club and 2 coaches per club. Parents are also welcome to take part in the Presentation.
The venue for this day is Accrington Academy.
AquaZone is an interactive online magazine and community for 9-15 year old Category 2 ASA members at English clubs, whether they be swimmers, divers, synchro swimmers or water polo players. Packed with a great feed of news, interviews, features, reader letters and competitions, with a social community including timelines, a club hub, community chats, achievements and other great social stuff to help club members support each other, wherever they swim.
The monthly Fave Raves competition gives readers a chance to get their hands on £25 of Google Play or iTunes vouchers – and readers should keep an eye out for a chance to win an iPad in a competition coming soon!
The region have organised a variety of courses from March 2016 - June 2016 from Safegaurding & Protecting Children; ASA Time to Listen; ASA Team Manager Module 1 and Module 2
The government’s new sport strategy has recognised the positive impact that physical activity has on an individual’s mental health and wellbeing, and pledges to get more older people active.
Sporting Future: A New Strategy for an Active Nation was released today following a three month public consultation period. Developed as a cross-governmental approach to improving the physical and mental wellbeing of the nation, the strategy aims to get everyone active, with a particular focus on older people.
Stalybridge Swimming Club, based in the North West, is an ASA swim21 Essential club, having first gained the NGB kite mark in 2012.
The main reasons that the club decided to undertake swim21 was to ensure they were following correct guidelines, especially in relation to dealing with children, to ensure their volunteers were appropriately qualified and to be recognised as a quality club locally/nationally.
Great morning at Manchester Aquatics Centre launching the Tom Daley Diving Academy.
New research shows that parents of up and coming sports stars have to spend as much as £27,000 a year to support their child’s training.
This has led to some of England’s best young talent dropping out and not pursuing their sporting ambitions. Today, Sport England launches a new scheme, Backing the Best, to support talented new athletes.
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