Entries by David Parry

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 […]

Sedgefield Water Polo Club Seal Dramatic U19 Water Polo Victory

25th April 2017 Sedgefield won the U19 Boys National Water Polo title after a dramatic penalty shootout against defending champions Exeter. Both teams were in great form during the final match of the championships, and the scores were level for most of the match. A goal from Arthur Davis gave Exeter the lead during the […]

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. […]

Double Medal Success for Laugher and Mears

10th March 2017 Olympic champions Chris Mears and Jack Laugher from City of Leeds Diving Club added another silver medal to their collection in the 3m Synchro at the Fina/NVC Diving World Series in Guangzhou. The Britons, who also won silver in the 2017 FINA Diving World Series Beijing last week, scored 86.58 for their […]

North East Region Divers Success at Beijing FINA Diving World Series

6th March 2017 Olympic champions Jack Laugher and Chris Mears kicked off the opening day of the 2017 FINA Diving World Series in Beijing with 3m Synchro silver. The English pair scored 427.98 to finish behind China’s Cao Yuan and Xie Siyi on 450.39. Jack Laugher continued his impressive start to the season with individual […]

Young Volunteer Development Day

21st February 2017 Following the success of the Young Volunteer Development Day last month, a second development day took place on Saturday 18th February in Wetherby. The day attracted young volunteers from a range of North East Region clubs including Harrogate SC, Team Jorvik ASC, Kingston Upon Hull SC, Beverly Barracudas, Dewsbury ASC, Halifax SC […]

British National Diving Cup 2017

There was lots of success for North East Regional athletes at the British National Diving Cup in Plymouth on the 3rd, 4th and 5th February. Day 1 Chris Mears and Jack Laugher from City of Leeds cruised to gold in their first competition since becoming Olympic champions in Rio last summer. City of Sheffield brothers […]

ASA Inter Region Water Polo Success for U14 Boys

15th December 2016Congratulations to the U14 Boys North East Region Water Polo team who were runners up at the Inter Regional Championships last weekend. Full details of the event can be found by following the link: http://www.swimming.org/waterpolo/asa-inter-regional-championships-live/

Level 2 Water Polo Coach Education Course

November 28th 2016 A Level 2 Coaching Water Polo Course has been scheduled to take place in the North East region as follows: Venue: Maltby Pool, Rotherham S66 8JE Dates: Online work commences 3rd March 2017. Face to Face teaching dates 21st (evening) 22nd, 23rd April (daytime), 5th (evening) and 6th May (daytime) 2017. Cost: £450 […]