10 July 2013
Many children with disabilities or additional needs enjoy learning to swim with their peers as part of mainstream lessons. However it can sometimes take them a lot longer to achieve the early stages of the British Gas ASA Learn to Swim Pathway which can affect their motivation.
3rd July 2013
Former world record holder Mark Foster invites you to race him head-to-head on 24th August in Eton, West London, and raise money for Level Water, a charity supported by the ASA that provides free one-to-one swim teaching for disabled children.
8 February 2013
British Blind Sport have published details of their national schools swimming gala for 2013, to be held on 12 March at Sansome Walk Swimming Pool in Worcester.
23 Nov 2012
The future of Disability Swimming looks bright with more swimmers than ever with a physical, sensory or intellectual impairment getting on the pathway to the podium.
12th November 2012
A unique system to improve pool access for disabled swimmers has become an early legacy of the London 2012 Games.
29 August 2012
British Disability Swimming are launching a brand new Disability Swimmer ID Toolkit to help identify the potential of swimmers with a disability and their ability level, in order to signpost them to the best opportunities for their development. It also illustrates the Disability Swimming Pathway available from grassroots through to performance.
21st July 2012
Hannah Russell lowered the S12 British record twice in one day as she claimed MC 100m Freestyle gold in the final session of the 2012 British Gas ASA National Youth Championships.
19th July 2012
Paralympian Rhiannon Henry powered home to win the MC 200m Individual Medley on day three of the British Gas ASA MC National Championships at Ponds Forge.
18th July 2012
Paralympian Louise Watkin showed class on day two in Sheffield claiming gold in the MC 50m Freestyle.
17th July 2012
Hannah Russell claimed gold in the MC 400m Freestyle at Sheffield on day one at the 2012 British Gas ASA Youth Nationals.