Entries by Sarah Small

Important announcement about parking for the Northumberland and Durham Swimming Championships 3rd February 2018

Please be aware that the City of Sunderland Football Club are playing at home on Saturday 3rd February 2018 the first day of the Northumberland and Durham Swimming Championships. This will mean that there is NO parking at the Sunderland Aquatics Centre for swimmers, coaches, officials, team staff or spectators. The football kicks off from 15:00 pm and depending on the […]

Post expires at 1:00am on Sunday February 4th, 2018

Swimathon 2018 Club Challenge

Swimathon, the world’s biggest fundraising swim, returns once again in 2018. Over the years, Swimathon’s mission of uniting swimmers around challenges and fundraising has prompted more than 700,000 swimmers to take part at their local pool and raised more than £48 million for charitable causes. Swimathon 2018 will be returning for 2018 and will take […]

Post expires at 11:00pm on Sunday April 29th, 2018

British Blind Sport Young Volunteer Programme

National Disability Sports Organisation, British Blind Sport are delighted to announce a new project aimed to develop young (11-18) visually impaired people through a volunteering, mentoring and leadership programme over the course of three years. The ‘See my Voice’ project has been successfully awarded over £120,000 from Sport England which will link over 100 Young […]

Post expires at 10:53pm on Monday January 29th, 2018

City of Durham Water Polo Coach Job Vacancy

The City of Durham Water Polo Club are looking for a Lead Coach to join their coaching team. As the Lead Water Polo Coach, they will be responsible for coaching players at varying stages of development within the water polo section of Durham City. The focus of the Water Polo section is to further develop […]

Post expires at 11:00pm on Friday January 26th, 2018

Additional North East Swimmers and Coach Selected for England’s 2018 Commonwealth Games Swimming Team

Following the conclusion of the Swim England Winter Championship last month, the Commonwealth Games selectors met to nominate team England’s commonwealth Games Swimming team. Following the summer meets and phase 2 selection process, there were 17 spaces available. The following swimmers from the North East were nominated based on the phase 3 section of the […]

Nominations open for North East Disability Sport Awards 2017

Nominations are now open for the North East Disability Sports Awards. The awards will celebrate the fantastic achievements and contributions that athletes, coaches and clubs have made to disability sport across the region in 2017 and it would be great if we could have some nominations from aquatics. The award categories are; Male Personality Female […]

Post expires at 11:40pm on Sunday January 28th, 2018

Fantastic 2017 European Short Course Championships Swims for Newcastle’s Emily Large

Last week, Newcastle Swim Team’s Emily Large travelled to Copenhagen to compete in the 2017 European Short Course Championships. The British squad at the Championships was made up of just nine with a mix of senior, experienced athletes and some younger developing swimmers looking to establish themselves in the senior ranks. The meet was used […]

Changes to Anti-Doping Prohibited List as of January 2018

The World Anti-Doping Agency  (WADA) have provided confirmation of the 2018 Prohibited list changes, which take effect on 1st January 2018. Information on these can be found within the following documents: World Anti-Doping Agency Prohibited List – Summary of Modifications (as of January 1st 2018) The World Anti-Doping Code International Standard Prohibited List as of […]

Assistant Coach Job Vacancy – Skipton Swimming Club

Skipton Swimming Club in North Yorkshire are looking for a part time assistant swimming coach to join their dedicated team of coaches and volunteers that help the club and swimmers to achieve their best. The club encourages and develops swimmers to a competitive level and they welcome swimmers of all ages and abilities as long […]

Post expires at 12:01am on Monday February 5th, 2018