Entries by David Parry

Swim England Diving NAG Championships 2017

10th July 2017 There was plenty of success for divers from the Swim England North East Region at the national age group championships held between the 6th – 9th July at Ponds Forge Sheffield. Those divers who had podium success were: Maisie Bond, City of Sheffield, Girls D 1m, First Jenna Davison, City of Sheffield, […]

More Success at European Junior Swimming Championships

3rd July 2017 More success has followed at the European Junior Swimming Championships in Netanya, Israel. Layla Black from City of Leeds took gold in the 200m Breaststroke with a time of 2:27.31 North East swimmers Lily Boseley, from City of Sheffield, and Clara Schlosshan, from City of Leeds, helped the GB quartet to come […]

Diving Success at European Juniors

3rd July 2017 City of Leeds divers Phoebe Banks and Ruby Bower claimed a well-deserved European Junior silver medal with a strong finish on the third day’s action in Bergen, Norway. The pair lay outside of the medals in the Platform Synchro with two dives to go but forced their way onto the podium with […]

Bower and Banks land shock 10m Synchro gold at Europeans

15th June 2017 Ruby Bower and Phoebe Banks captured a shock 10m Synchro gold at the 2017 European Diving Championships in Kiev. The City of Leeds pair scored 299.19 for their five dives to finish 2.19 points clear of Russia in silver. Bower, 17 and Banks, 16, are both making their European debuts in Ukraine, […]

Coach Development Workshop – Doncaster

6th June 2017 Coaches from across the Doncaster network of clubs attended a coach education workshop at Dearne Valley Leisure Centre which was delivered by Fred Furniss, Swim England’s Talent Officer. The workshop covered the areas of Developing Breast Stroke, Starts and Turns. Fourteen coaches from seven clubs and Doncaster and Culture Leisure Trust operator […]

Diver’s Success at FINA Grand Prix in Mexico

8th May 2017 Swim England’s North East Region Divers contributed to the success of the British team at the FINA Grand Prix in Mexico after putting in excellent performances in the 10m Platform and 3m Synchro. Matty Lee from City of Leeds impressed on the final day of action in the 10m Platform final after […]

City of Sheffield Water Polo Win National U17 Title

24th April 2017 City of Sheffield won the Boys’ National Age Group U17 title for only the second time in their history with victory over City of Manchester in the 2017 final. The South Yorkshire side were unbeaten as they entered the last match of the tournament, and were determined to right their loss against […]

City of Leeds Divers Perform Well in Windsor, Canada

24th April 2017 City Of Leeds Divers perform well at FINA/NVC Diving World Series over in Windsor, Canada. Olympic Champion Jack Laugher impressed in the 3m Springboard in Canada to take gold at the FINA/NVC Diving World Series. There was clearly only one colour medal Laugher wanted as he went straight into the lead in the […]

North East Divers Help British Diving Secure Medal Success in Dresden

24th April 2017 Over the weekend, North East Divers helped British Diving secure medal success at the International Youth Diving Meet in Dresden. Ruby Bower (City of Leeds) impressed in the Platform to secure gold with a score of 387.40 points. Ruby came back from a nervous prelim to grow her potential in the final. […]

North East Grand Prix Diving Results and Skills Event Information

17th April 2017 The results from Leg 1 and Leg 2 of the North East Region Diving events 2017 held this year at the John Charles Centre, Leeds and Ponds Forge Sheffield are available to download from the results page of our website: Diving results. The North East Region Skills event takes place at Harrogate […]

Young Volunteers at Bridlington SC Step Up to be Aquatic Leaders

27th March 2017 Four Young Volunteers from Bridlington SC have gone an extra step in the last few months with putting their skills to use at their club. Having attended the Young Volunteer Development Day at Castleford on 21st January, they all undertook the Young Aquatic Leaders training. The opportunity challenged them to work within […]

Young Volunteer Training Makes an Impact at CADS

16th March 2017 Following the Young Volunteers Development days in January and February, the impact of the training has been reported by Cleethorpes and District Swimming Club as having a positive impact. Elena Treadgold, Zach Clarke, Elizabeth Wells, Freya Davies and Ellie Buxton all received ASA Young Aquatic Leader training and a Positive Behaviour Workshop. […]