Swim England is the national governing body for swimming in England. We help people learn how to swim, enjoy the water safely, and compete in all our sports.
Our vision is of a nation swimming and we strive to inspire everyone to enjoy the water in the way that suits them.
Click or tap below to find out more about us or what we do; or click one of the headings for our dedicated sections for teachers, clubs, operators and educators.
In the same year, we also became an incorporated organisation with charitable status.
Find out more about working for us, or read and download our annual reports and governance documents on our about us pages.
What We Do
Our research team provides detailed information about the people who go swimming – and those that don’t – to help develop new initiatives that encourage more people to take advantage of the many health and wellbeing benefits of swimming.
Club Awards 'keep the swimmers motivated' at Hornchurch Swimming Club
Swim England shortlisted for two prestigious sports awards
Grants of up to £2,500 available through The Swimathon Foundation
Disney-inspired Family Fun Sessions get a sprinkling of Frozen 2 magic
Politicians make pledge as APPG for Swimming is reformed following election