17 Mar 2010
The number of people in England participating in swimming has increased by 57,500 from the last quarter according to Sport England’s Active People survey.
1 March 2010
Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport Ben Bradshaw MP has praised the visionary thinking behind Loughborough University’s SportPark project - the soon-to-be new home of British Swimming and the ASA.
The ASA has appointed a Director of Marketing and Communications to provide the national governing body (NGB) with a strategic lead in the run up to London 2012 and beyond while ensuring a long-term legacy off the back of a home Olympics.
22 Dec 2009
The ASA has become the first governing body for sport to become accredited under the Acorn Scheme, a new Government-approved BSI standard for environmental management systems.
The ASA is confident it can convert the millions of casual swimmers being drawn into the pool through Free Swimming into regular ones who will enjoy the sport for life.
Licensed ASA coaches are invited to participate in a survey looking at coach attitudes and perceptions regarding a number of psychological constructs.
Ray Gordon will add to his long and distinguished career in swimming by becoming the ASA President for 2011-2012, representing the ASA in this role during the 2012 Olympics.
26 Nov 2009
Kellogg’s association with the ASA and swimming has helped them to become the fourth most trusted family brand in the UK.
16 Nov 2009
Manchester may be preparing to host one of the biggest swimming meets Britain has ever seen but the city’s involvement in aquatics runs much deeper.
09 Nov 2009
Dame Kelly Holmes, the Double Olympic Champion and Chair of her charity the DKH Legacy Trust, was quick out of the blocks last night to launch a new programme called ‘Champion Voice’. This initiative, supported by the Central Council of Physical Recreation (CCPR) and targeted at National Governing Bodies of Sport and other sports organisations, is designed to help sport make the most of the experience and talents of retiring sports stars both at a development and strategic level.