Go Swimming has everything you need to know about swimming. If you are a parent, a non swimmer or just want to improve your technique this is the section for you.

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.

The ASA is the governing body for the sport in England. In this section you will find all you need to know about joining a club or competing in England and becoming a swimming teacher or coach.

The IoS delivers the ASA’s courses and is a member organisation. Whether you are a teacher, coach, employer or club you will find everything you need to know about qualifications or educating your workforce.

Accessibility - Text Only - Display Options - Accessibility

Alexei Evangulov

May 2012

British Diving’s national performance director reveals that he began his training on a home-made trampoline – and how he likes to relax with a rod and spinner.

My hero is…

Sir Paul McCartney. Not only is he a talented musician, but also a creator of a whole cultural layer for a number of generations. He has changed many people’s lives. I’ve met many famous and outstanding people: presidents and ministers, oligarchs, astronauts and other celebrities, but I would give a lot for a single meeting with Sir Paul.

Everyone knows that the Soviet Union was a closed country. We don’t know how but the records of The Beatles sneaked into the country and there was a black market. You could buy a Beatles record for 60 roubles – which was half a month’s salary for your parents. I had all The Beatles’ records.  

A Vision For Rio Check out the Speedo Hero Series IoS Training For Level 2 Teaching Qualifications Subscribe to Swimming Times today for all the latest aquatics news Sign up to the ASA School Swimming Charter. We're taking swimming seriously, are you?