Swim England National Awards 2017
The Swim England National Awards are a great opportunity to celebrate all the individual
achievements and team successes of the past year. They recognise all those involved in our sports, including volunteers, athletes, clubs and coaches. Nominations open on 31 May and close on 16 July.
Players Needed for FREE Water Polo Sessions!
Players are needed for a Water Polo coaching course at New Hall School, Chelmsford, on 10th and 11th June. The players will be helping during practical sessions on the course so that the coaches have players to work with.
Players from all of the region's affiliated water polo clubs are welcome to come, any age or ability, FREE of charge. For more details, including times of pool sessions, and a parent/guardian permission form, please click HERE.
Coach Development Day- Starts and Turns
The ASA East Region 'Starts and Turns Development Day' for coaches is now available for booking. On the 10th June in Hatfield, Janko Gojkovic (Director of Swimming at Hatfield SC) will be presenting on the art of starts and turns, including theory work, followed by some lunch, and then onto poolside to put theory into practice.
ASA East Region Annual Council Meeting 2017
The Annual Council Meeting, will take place on Saturday 9th September 2017 at Freckenham Village Hall commencing at 10.30 am. The agenda for this meeting will be published on the ASA East Region website, and circulated to club and county secretaries in July.
Dry Land Facility and Parent Talk- Weekend Two
To facilitate athlete preparation and recovery, the East Swimming Committee will be providing the use of a dry land training area during the second weekend of the East Swimming Long Course Championships.
There will also be a free Parent Talk provided by Fred Furniss, England Programmes Officer, during sessions 13 and 14, for all parents to attend.
Full details, along with some additional information about photography at the event, can be found HERE.
Regional Players Selected for U17 GB Squad
Congratulations to Finlay Parnell of Teamipswich and Aril Pandya of Watford WPC who have been selected for the GB U17 squad which will be taking part in the LEN Europena Junior Water Polo Championships Qualification Tournament taking place in Manchester from 11-14th May. For the full squad and more information, please click HERE.
Swimming Insurance Centre
Swim England and Perkins Slade have been working together to produce a useful online resourse to help answer any queries our members have regarding insurance. The site has a really useful FAQ section with lots of questions answered that you may have. The resource can be found HERE.
Officials Needed for Regional Championships in Norwich
Applications are invited from Regional licensed BS officials to officiate at the East Swimming Long Course Championships being held over the bank holiday weekend at Norwich. The Region cannot run these competitions without the support of volunteers.
If you are interested in offering your services, both the Saturday and Sunday are currently filling fast. The Monday has numerous vacancies.
To complete an application form to officiate, please click HERE. Page two of the application form contains the Regional officials travel and expense policy.
East Swimming 2017 LC Championships Weekend Two (Norwich) Accepted Entries
Please click HERE to find the Final Accepted Entries list for Weekend Two (Norwich) of the East Swimming Long Course Championships 2017.
There is also an updated schedule showing the session start times.