Swim England London

Aquatic sports in the London region

Para-Swimming Competitions

London Region hold our own Para-Swimming Championships which is generally held in October, that are inclusive of swimmers who hold a current national or international classification for functional, visually impaired or intellectual disability (S1-S14).

Look out for information about upcoming events in our news pages, or head to londonswimresults.org to view results from previous year’s Regional Para-Swimming Champs.

The London Youth Games – Europe’s biggest annual youth sporting event – also has a para-swimming competition as part of its programme of events.

In addition, Swim England run Para-Swimming Regional Championships that provide an opportunity for swimmers with a physical, visual, learning or hearing impairment.

These Championships are open to all nationally and internationally classified swimmers and swimmers on the functional waiting list or those whose applications are being processed by UKSA/Inas or BBS.

Swim England National Championships

The very best para-swimmers in the country aim to qualify for the Swim England National Championships every summer which has multi-classification races held alongside non-disabled events.

These Championships are inclusive of para-swimmers who hold a current classification: swimmers with a physical or visual impairment.