Entries by Sarah Small

North East swimmers selected for World and European Juniors

26th April 2017 Today British Swimming have released their teams for both the European Junior and World Junior Swimming Championships which sees 11 of the 58 swimmers selected from North East clubs. A team of 37 athletes will compete at the LEN European Junior event in Netanya, Israel from 28 June to 2 July while […]

Rotherham Metro claim two Water Polo plate trophies

25th April 2017 Rotherham Water Polo club stole the show in the Girls U17 and Boys U19 plate tournaments at the ASA National Age Group Water Polo Championships over the weekend. Both squads remained unbeaten in their respective plate tournaments, making their way to a double victory. The Rotherham U17 girls showed they were a […]

Successful First 2017 Swimming Camp for Northumberland and Durham

On Monday 10th April, thirty three 11 year old swimmers from within Northumberland and Durham attended the first of the 2017 Northumberland and Durham County Swimming Camps at the Louisa Centre in Stanley.                                The camps form part of the Northumberland and Durham Performance Programme and provide swimmers within an opportunity to develop their technical, tactical, […]

Glasgow 2018 European Championships Volunteering Opportunities

29th March 2017 Applications to become a Glasgow 2018 Volunteer are now open and will remain open until 31 July 2017. Continue reading to find out more and apply. The Glasgow 2018 European Championships has a diverse range of volunteering roles available – from being part of our legendary warm welcome to working alongside international […]

Busy Weekend for North East Workforce Development

27th March 2017 Over the weekend of the 18th – 19th March, swimming coaches and Team Managers from across the North East attended a range of Continual Professional Development opportunities. Coaches within Northumberland and Durham started the weekend with one of their quarterly coaches forum meetings led by Chair of the group, Ian Oliver where […]

Sport England 2017-21 funding awards announced

27th March 2017 Last week it was announced that the ASA will receive £10.5 million of Government and National Lottery funding to help continue to develop and grow swimming, Sport England has announced today. The funding is over four years and is in addition to the £750,000 awarded to support Diving and the £850,000 to […]

ASA CEO Announcement

27th March 2017 Announcement by Chairman of the ASA Group Board – Mike Farrar I am delighted to announce that Jane Nickerson has been appointed ASA Chief Executive Officer, effective from 1 April. Jane brings a deep knowledge of the ASA and our sports into the role, providing her with the insight and experience to […]