Entries by Linda Tjaguns

Visually Impaired Friendly Swimming Online CPD

September 10th 2015 The IoS have just released a new online CPD module for teachers and coaches on how to include people with a visual impairment within aquatic sessions. The i-Learn course consists of five modules, including Understanding Visual Impairment and Accessible Swimming.  For further details on the course, please click here. Please be advised […]

North East Region Club Development Report June to August 2015

September 9th 2015 The report of the Regional Development Officers and ASA North East Club Development from June to August 2015 is now available to download here: Club Development Report June – August 2015. If you have any questions about the report, please contact the North East regional team.

City of Sheffield Swim Squad – Specialist Technique Sessions

An opportunity has arisen for the City of Sheffield Swim Squad to host small group, stroke specific workshops where swimmers will have the opportunity to perfect their technique and receive individual feedback. The sessions are taking place at Ponds Forge ISC on Friday 29 May 2015. The sessions are available to any swimmer who is […]

Young Volunteer Development Day – Barnsley

24th March 2015Young Volunteers between the ages of 15 and 18 from clubs across Yorkshire took part in a Young Volunteer Development Day on Saturday 21st March at Barnsley Sports Academy, Barnsley College. The day included Team Manager and Club Captain training plus the attributes required when volunteering. The young adults represented a cross section […]

North East Officials Training Courses – More Dates Added

  8th May 2015 Officiating is essential to the successful operation of competitive swimming in the North East. Without the support of volunteers as officials many of the events within the region and nationally would just not happen. Becoming an official is a great way to provide support to your club and the swimmers within […]

ASA Water Polo Review

2nd February 2015 Information has just been provided to us following the presentation of the ASA Water Polo Review. Please click on the links below to review the various documents: ASA Water Polo Review Cover Note ASA Water Polo feedback presentation final ASA Water Polo feedback final plain

ASA North East Region Funding Scheme 2015-2017

2nd February 2015The ASA North East Region is pleased to announce that it has made available a funding scheme for affiliated clubs looking to achieve greater success in aquatics within the North East Region.   The Region are looking to invest in projects, clubs and networks which support the delivery of the outcomes of the […]

Technical Officials for ASA Licensed Meets

12th January 2015Final versions of the minimum levels of Technical Officials have been released for ASA Licensed Swimming Meets with effect from 01/03/15. The ASA criteria for the training of officials at such meets with effect from 01/01/15 has also been released. Documents containing this information can be found below: Licensed Meet Requirements for Technical […]

Revised VAT guidance

22nd December 2014VAT guidance note – hire of swimming pools and associated facilities. Please click on the link below for more information: Revised VAT guidance.