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.

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Learn To Swim

Learning to swim is a fantastic experience – and it’s not as daunting as you might think.

Each year thousands of people just like you take the plunge and learn how to be confident in the water.

Whether you’re a beginner, a returner or a more advanced swimmer looking to improve, you’ll find what you need in the British Gas ASA Adult Learn to Swim Framework.

It’s a specialised adult swimming framework for people over 14 years old, and caters for all levels of swimming ability and previous experience.

Once you can swim a whole world of other activities opens up for you. So start swimming today.

Parents go to our parents section for advice on lessons for children.

How do I get lessons?

  • Go to our Pool Finder and search for your nearest pool offering ASA Learn to Swim adult lessons
     

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