The ASA North West Region would like to welcome KAREN CARTER as the new ASA Club Officer for the North West. Karen replaces Sarah Darragh who has moved to a National Role with Synchro responsibilities
The NWR are holding their Winter Championships on Saturday 7th and Sunday 8th November at Liverpool Aquatics Centre.
The region are asking for support volunteers to help on poolside.
There are a variety of jobs available i.e. Competitors Stewards; Announcer; Posting Results; Distributing Bottles of Water
This is course has potential funding available for applicants (discount of £145)
City of Manchester Water Polo Club are looking to recruit 3 assistant coaches to complement the existing coaching team.
Entries are now open for the National Para Swimming Championships, 12-13 December 2015 at Manchester Aquatics Centre. This event is coordinated by the English Federation of Disability Sport, in partnership with British Para Swimming.
This year’s Championships will be a long course event and will form part of British Para Swimming’s road to Rio. Entries are open to all S1-S15 swimmers with a national or international classification.
GB have been competing in the Synchronised Swimming Championships in Rome
Greatersport have announced 2 programmes to support coaching.
Club Coach Developer Programme.
Do you want the opportunity for the coaches within your club to access mentoring support, advice and guidance on how to develop their coaching?
The Club Coach Developer Programme is aimed at supporting and developing coaches, within their own coaching environment, without having to attend workshops at other venues and times.
Talent Foundation Series (TFS)
This is aimed at high-performing coaches (level 3 and above, or aspiring L3 coaches) from ALL sports, who are coaching Greater Manchester’s most talented performers.
Successful candidates will have a keen interest in developing themselves as a coach, and be willing to share good practice with other sports attending the programme. To take away the best bits, improving their coaching and talent systems.
Today there has been an announcement about Funding Opportunities for Coaching in the UK
England Programmes have now published information about their 2015/2016 Development Programme for Athletes and Coaches including booklets and application forms.
Burnley Bobcats entered the Rotherham Metro Gala held at Ponds Forge, Sheffield over the weekend of 18/19 July 2015 and won a hoard of medals with Lily-Grace Duckworth (12) being crowned Top Girl at the end of the two day event.
Lily achieved medals in all her 12 events to win her the title of Top Girl across all age groups. She won 7 gold medals in the 50m, 100m, 200m and 400m freestyle, 50m and 100m breaststroke and 200m backstroke, followed by 4 silver medals in the 50m backstroke, 50m butterfly, 100m and 200m individual medley races and bronze in the 100m backstroke.