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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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Athlete Wordsearch14th December 2009Wordsearch of athletesWordsearch of athletes
Athlete Wordsearch Answers14th December 2009Answers to athlete wordsearchAnswers to athlete wordsearch
Disciplines Wordsearch14th December 2009Wordsearch of disciplinesWordsearch of disciplines
Origami Clam14th December 2009How to make an origami clamHow to make an origami clam
Origami Fish14th December 2009How to make an origami fishHow to make an origami fish
Origami Starfish14th December 2009How to make an origami starfishHow to make an origami starfish
Safeguarding Wordsearch14th December 2009Wordsearch of safeguardingWordsearch of safeguarding
Safeguarding Wordsearch Answers14th December 2009Answers to safeguarding wordsearchAnswers to safeguarding wordsearch
British Gas Swimming Championships (50m), Entry Pack20th January 2010Entry pack and full details for 50m Swimming Championships 2010Entry pack and full details for 50m Swimming Championships 2010
British Gas Swimming Championships (50m), Spectator Pack20th January 2010Everything you need to know to attend and book your place 29 March-3 April at Ponds ForgeEverything you need to know to attend and book your place 29 March-3 April at Ponds Forge
RULE CHANGE: CHANGE TO REGULATION 411 REGARDING COSTUMES26th January 2010Change to regulation 411 regarding costumes (with effect from 1st of January 2010)With effect from 1st January 2010, the ASA rules on swimwear/costumes shall be changed, the current wording in Regulation 411 (“Costumes”) will no longer apply and the following shall come into force.
Submersion of Young Babies10th March 2010Access the document Submersion of Young Babies here.British Swimming's Submersion of Young Babies document
Scottish Commonwealth Games Selection Policy18th March 2010Click here for the Scottish Commonwealth Games selection policy The Scottish Commonwealth Games selection policy
British Swimming Voluntary Licensing Scheme for Agents Cover Page11th October 2010Click here to download the Cover Page of the Scheme's Application Pack Click here to download the Cover Page of the Application Pack for British Swimming's Voluntary Licensing Scheme for Agents
British Swimming Voluntary Licensing Scheme for Agents Contents11th October 2010Click here to download the Contents of the Scheme's Application PackClick here to download the Table of Contents for British Swimming's Voluntary Licensing Scheme for Agents.
British Swimming Voluntary Licensing Scheme for Agents Welcome11th October 2010Click here to download the Welcome Page of the Scheme's Application PackClick here to download the Welcome Page to British Swimming's Voluntary Licensing Scheme for Agents
British Swimming Voluntary Licensing Scheme for Agents useful Resources11th October 2010Click here to download a useful resources page from the Scheme's Application PackClick here to download a useful resources page from the application pack to register as a British Swimming Voluntary Licensed Agent
British Swimming Voluntary Licensing Scheme for Agents Undertaking11th October 2010Click here to download the Undertaking section of the Scheme's Application PackClick here to download the Statement of Undertaking, which is part of the application process of British Swimming's Voluntary Licensing Scheme for Agents
British Swimming Voluntary Licensing Scheme for Agents Fees11th October 2010Click here to download Fee details, for the British Swimming Voluntary Licensing Scheme for AgentsClick here to download Fee details, for application to the British Swimming Voluntary Licensing Scheme for Agents
British Swimming Voluntary Licensing Scheme for Agents Terms and Conditions11th October 2010Click here to download the Terms and Conditions of the Voluntary Licensing Scheme for AgentsClick here to download the Terms and Conditions of the British Swimming Voluntary Licensing Scheme for Agents
British Swimming Voluntary Licensing Scheme for Agents Code of Practice11th October 2010Click here to download the Code of Practice of the Voluntary Licensing Scheme for AgentsClick here to download the Code of Practice of the British Swimming Voluntary Licensing Scheme for Agents
British Swimming Voluntary Licensing Scheme for Agents Example Questions11th October 2010Click here to download example questions to ask a potential agentClick here to download example questions, which an athlete or coach may want to pose to a potential agent.
British Swimming Voluntary Licensing Scheme for Agents Application Form11th October 2010Click here to download the Application Form for the Voluntary Licensing Scheme for AgentsClick here to download the Application Form for British Swimming's Voluntary Licensing Scheme for Agents
British Swimming Voluntary Licensing Scheme for Agents Frequently Asked Questions11th October 2010Click here to download some FAQs relating to the Voluntary Licensing Scheme for AgentsClick here to download Frequently Asked Questions relating to British Swimming's Voluntary Licensing Scheme for Agents
British Swimming Equality Poilcy16th May 2011Download the full British Swimming Equality PolicyFull British Swimming Equality Policy
British Swimming Swimwear announcement23rd September 2011View the changes in rules for the British Swimming swimwearChange of regulations for the British Swimming swimwear - announced February 2010
Betting and Integrity Regulations regulations20th December 2011View the British Swimming Betting and Integrity Regulations regulationsBritish Swimming Betting and Integrity Regulations regulations
British Swimming Endorsement and Sponsorship system for employing overseas nationals21st December 2011British Swimming Endorsement and Sponsorship system for employing overseas nationalsBritish Swimming governing body Endorsement and Sponsorship system for employing overseas nationals
British Swimming Judicial Code Feb 20121st February 2012Download the British Swimming Judicial Code from February 2012.Following approval by the February British Swimming Board some changes have been made to the Judicial Code with immediate effect. These changes are as a result of various requests made but there are no substantive rule changes.
Podium and development club policy15th February 2012View the swimming podium and development club policy 2012Swimming podium and development club policy 2012
Athlete Guidance to Facebook3rd May 2012British Swimming guidance for athletes using Facebook, including a bullet point advice on social media use in generalThis 19-page PDF document contains comprehensive guidance for British Swimming athletes engaging with Facebook. Contents comprise: 1. Introduction: Why this has been written and what we haven’t included. 2. Privacy Settings: a step by step guide, questions to ask yourself and advice. 3. Account Settings: a step by step guide, questions to ask yourself and advice. 4. General Profile: a step by step guide, questions to ask yourself and advice. 5. General Advice: bullet-point best practice guidelines for using Facebook 6. Appendix: understanding Facebook Apps, and other resources
Event Volunteer Programme application form1st June 2012Download the application form for the British Swimming Event Volunteer Programme 2012 - 2013Application form for the British Swimming Event Volunteer Programme 2012 - 2013
London 2012 Games Pack8th June 2012Let your club come together, have fun and show their support for the Games with the Community Celebration Pack! The London 2012 Games pack for clubs. Get yours now!
Entry Fees (British Swimming)9th July 2012List of entry fees for 2014-15 British Swimming national competitions in swimming, masters, open water, diving, synchronised swimming and water polo.
Rankings-Neutral Data Format1st October 2012Instructions for the submission of competition results into Rankings using Neutral Data format.Instructions for the submission of competition results into Rankings using Neutral Data format.
BS Synchro template application form for organiser - Basic Judge11th February 2013Download the application form template for organiser - BS Basic Judge course for synchro. This template is to assist Regional Organisers wishing to arrange a Basic Judge course in Synchronised Swimming.This template is to assist Regional Organisers wishing to arrange a Basic Judge course in Synchronised Swimming. It includes the standard course outline and an application form - for Organisers to include their own specific course contact details, dates, timings.
British Swimming Brand Manual13th February 2013Download British Swimming's brand manual. The purpose of the brand guidelines is to ensure the consistency in the look, feel and way in which British Swimming is presented to all our various stakeholders.To ensure consistency and adherence to the identity guidelines, creating a cohesive and consistent brand identity and house style for British Swimming.
Audit, Risk and Probity Committee Terms of Reference10th July 2013Download the Audit, Risk and Probity Committee Terms of Reference, Roles and ResponsibilitiesAudit, Risk and Probity Committee Terms of Reference, Roles and Responsibilities
2014 European Long Course Championships, 18th - 24th August, Berlin, Germany19th December 2013This selection policy defines details of the criteria to be selected as a swimmer to compete in the 2014 European Championships in Berlin in August 2014.
British Water Polo Talent Development Staff 201417th January 2014Staff appointments to the Water Polo Talent Development Squads 2014
British Para-Swimming Long Course Mixed Records14th March 2014British Para-Swimming Long Course Mixed Records
British Para-Swimming Mixed Short Course Records18th March 2014British Para-Swimming Mixed Short Course Records
2013 - 2016 Quad Plan3rd April 2014Details of world class swimming events taking placed from 2013 to 2016. The document is designed to be printed in A3.
Male Qualifying Times for 2014 IPC Swimming European Championships (amended as of 08/04/2014)8th April 2014Table showing the 2014 IPC Swimming European Championships - Qualifying Times for Males (Final)
Female Qualifying Times for 2014 IPC Swimming European Championships (amended as of 08/04/2014)8th April 2014Table showing the 2014 IPC Swimming European Championships - Qualifying Times for Females (Final)
Initial application form to become a licensed official6th June 2014Application form for Synchro, Water Polo and Swimming Officials wishing to become a Licensed Official for the first time
Renewal of officials licence6th June 2014Application form for Licensed Officials to use for renewing their Officials Licence.
Position Statement Regarding the Use of Tape in Swimming Competitions2nd July 2014A position statement by the ASA and British Swimming Medical Committee on the use of tape in swimming competitions
Physical Classification Process26th August 2014British Para-Swimming Physical Classification Process
Visual Classification Process26th August 2014British Para-Swimming Visual Classification Process
Guidelines for Organisers of Synchro Regional Training Courses (2014)11th September 2014Checklist for organisers of Synchro Officials' training courses (updated Sept 2014)
British Swimming 2014 Supplement Guidelines25th September 2014British Swimming Guidelines for Athlete's Use of Supplements in domestic and international competitions.
Intellectual Classification Process30th September 2014Intellectual Classification Process
British Swimming Funding Appeal Review Procedure14th October 2014British Swimming Funding Appeal Review Procedure - October 2014
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