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

 1 2 3 >  Last ›

Children learn to swim…on holiday!

29 January 2014

Thomas Cook has become an ASA affiliated provider to allow kids to learn to swim while they are enjoying the sun at six of their major resorts this summer 2014.

Read More

London children learn life-saving skills

15 July 2013

Children from three primary schools in South East London enjoyed a welcome break from the warm weather and learned about the dangers posed by open water thanks to a vital life-saving scheme

Read More

Reward your disabled swimmers with Alpha Steps

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.

Read More

Hold your own Get Safe event

30 April 2013

On average one person drowns in the UK every 17 hours and drowning is the third highest cause of accidental death among children, with more than half of incidents happening at rivers, lakes, canals and reservoirs.  The ASA’s ‘Get Safe’ campaign seeks to ensure young people know how to stay safe, while having fun in and around water.

Now you can give young people in your area the chance to learn about the dangers posed by open water by holding a special ‘Get Safe’ event.

Read More

Help save your local pool with Pool Watch

17 April 2013

At the ASA we believe that pools are at the heart of local communities and we would like them to stay that way. If your local pool is under threat of closure, or if you or members of your community are looking to re-open an existing pool, the support and resources we provide at pool-watch.co.uk can help.

Read More

Investment in school swimming programmes guidance

8 April 2013

With the news that additional Government funding of £150 million per year has been committed to primary PE and school sport, giving schools the opportunity to review their swimming programmes, the ASA are offering guidance to pool operators to support the use of the funding.

Read More

 1 2 3 >  Last ›

Make a Splash with Swim Britain Subscribe to Swimming Times today for all the latest aquatics news Check out the Speedo Hero Series IoS Training For Level 2 Teaching Qualifications Get 50% off a weekend break with IHG this Spring.