August 5 2010
Children in Merseyside have been learning how to Get Safe 4 Summer, thanks to the ASA’s life-saving, water safety programme.
London 4 August, 2010: The ASA is delighted to announce that Olympic athletes and celebrities are showing their support to the sport of swimming across the capital on Wednesday.
2 July 2010
Sporting legends Mark Foster, Steve Parry and athletics’ Dave Moorcroft have been helping to celebrate the success of British Gas Pools 4 Schools programme which yesterday reached the milestone of teaching 10,000 children to swim.
London 2012 mascot Wenlock has been trying his hand at swimming after you decide it was the first sport he should try.
6 May 2010
Four of Leicestershire’s oldest swimmers have discovered it’s never too late to enjoy swimming and could even lead to meeting the stars of British Swimming.
Aquatics is set to benefit from the ASA, British Swimming and the Institute of Swimming’s move to Loughborough University’s ambitious sports hub, Sportspark. Read on to learn more.
Want to experience Rebecca Adlington retain her 800m freestyle title once again? Or re-live British record holder Hannah Miley securing her second title of the British Gas Swimming Championships? Then read on to learn about Swimming TV.
A devastating earthquake measuring 7.0 on the Richter scale has struck Haiti causing an unfolding humanitarian crisis. Children have been killed and injured — many are in desperate need of clean water, shelter and medical help. There are a large number of casualties and widespread damage.
4th January 2010
The Nottinghamshire swimming pool where double Olympic gold medallist Rebecca Adlington learned to swim was officially re-opened on Saturday 2nd January as The Rebecca Adlington Swimming Centre.
The might of Team USA faced up to the swimmers of E-Stars as The British Gas Duel in the Pool got underway in front of a sold-out arena.
With five world and two European records broken already, the competition, taking place at the Manchester Aquatics Centre, sees the Americans top the leader board at the end of the first day with 89 points with the E-Stars team on 33 points as swimmers compete in a straight final to win points for their team.