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

Meet The Team - Sean King

Share this page

Get to know Sean King. Read his tweets, view images, watch videos of him in action and being interviewed, check how his Olympic rivals compare and much more.

Sean King




Farnborough, Kent


6ft 4in


Invicta / SV Weiden


Right Winger / Driver


Cristian Iordache

Olympic History


Did you know?

  • He started playing water polo at Trinity School in Croydon which has a strong tradition in the sport.
  • He was a talented football player before making the decision to prioritise water polo when he was 16. Nowadays, he makes do watching favourite club Chelsea whenever he can.
  • He likes to relax with a good film and thinks he might pursue a career in teaching after finishing with competitive water polo.

Sean's Career

Sean made his senior international debut at a tournament in Malta in 2008. He has gone from strength to strength since then, finishing fourth with the Brits at the 2009 European B Championships then competing in European A Qualifers and World League qualifiers against the likes of Italy and Russia this season. Domestically, he has played professionally at German side SV Weiden for the past two seasons.

© 2016 British Swimming & The ASA. All Rights Reserved. Privacy Policy