Entries by David Parry

Swim England to launch a new Coaching and Teaching Register

Swim England is launching a Coaching and Teaching Register in 2019 that will bring benefits to clubs, coaches, teachers and participants. From January to March 2019 all clubs will be required to provide basic information on all active coaches and teachers, regardless of qualification or discipline for inclusion on a new Swim England Coaching and […]

Bronze Medal for U14 Girls at Water Polo Inter Regionals

The Swim England North East Region Under 14 Water Polo Girls Team won Bronze at the Inter Regional competition held in Walsall on the weekend of the 1st and 2nd December 2018. Their results were as follows: Group Matches North East  10  V   North West Lighting 3 North East  7  V   South West  6 North East  15  V  […]

National Para Swimming Championships

Well done to the swimmers, coaches and volunteers from the Swim England North East Region who were involved in the National Para Swimming Championships held in Manchester over the 1st and 2nd December 2018. A full review of the event and the race results are available by clicking here.

North East Divers Ready for World Stage Test

A team of eight young Swim England divers includes two divers from the Swim England North East Region who will be given a test on the international stage when they compete in Canada. Jenna Davison and Richelle Houlden are both from the City of Sheffield Diving. They will be taking part in the CAMO Invitational 2018, […]

2018 Regional Swimming Camp Success

The third of three Swimming Camps of 2018 took place on Sunday 25th November 2018 in Catterick. The programme of one day camps form part of the Swim England Talent Regional Pathway Programme, The swimmers took part in a busy day of activities including a strength and conditioning session, two pool sessions (which focused on starts and turns together with developing stroke […]

Easyfundraising Club Opportunity this Festive Season

Aquatics clubs have the opportunity to win swimming goodies worth £100 with easyfundraising. Easyfundraising is setting aquatics clubs a challenge just in time for the festive shopping season!  If your club can raise the most between November 12th and December 16th, you could WIN a Christmas stocking full of swimming goodies worth £100. To start raising and to […]

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Young Leader Development Days 2019

Two Young Leader days will be taking place in early 2019 to support the development of young adults aged from 13 and 17 years of age within aquatics clubs. This opportunity is designed for those who are considering helping out at their club and want to develop their skills, broaden their knowledge, enhance their CV […]

Post expires at 2:42pm on Tuesday January 29th, 2019

Swim England Performance Centre Talk

Swim England Talent Team explained the opportunity to combine performance training with a degree course to support both academic achievement and a swimming career to parents, swimmers and coaches at Ponds Forge on 3rd November. The information presented is available below: Swim England Performance Centre Presentation Swim England Performance Centre Talk      

Swim England National Masters Championships 2018

The 2018 Swim England National Masters Championships took place at Ponds Forge, Sheffield from 26th to 28th October. Championship reports are available by clicking here. Championship results are available by clicking here. Well done to all those from the Swim England North East Region who were involved.

Para Swimmer Josef Craig Retires from the Sport

Tyne and Wear’s double Para-Olympic medallist Josef Craig has announced that he is retiring from swimming at the age of 21 years old. It follows fellow athlete Matt Wyllie’s decision earlier in the year. Both athletes have achieved an incredible amount in their time in the sport and should be proud of their achievements. Further details […]

Swim England County Team Championships 2018

The Swim England County Team Championships took place at Ponds Forge International Sports Centre in Sheffield on Sunday 7th October. Yorkshire defended their title for the third consecutive year while Northumberland and Durham finished in 8th position in Division one. Well done to all the athletes, coaches, team managers and supporters involved with both teams. […]

Club Natters Podcasts

Club Matters has a range of ‘Club Natters’ podcasts available to support clubs with many of the challenges that they are facing. These cover a range of subjects and interviews which are available by clicking here.