U18 Boys Inter Regional Water Polo
Over the weekend of 11th/12th February, the region hosted the U18 boys inter regional water polo tournament in Watford. The East Region team came sixth with wins over Scotland, Wales and the South East. London were beaten by the North East in the final. Trophies were presented by Murray Devine, President of Herts ASA.
Many thanks to all of the officials and helpers who assisted in the organisation and running of the event.
New Procedure for Poolside Accreditation for Coaches and Team Managers at ASA National Events
From 1st April 2017, the ASA is implementing changes when applying for a Poolside Accreditation for ASA National events. These are the same changes, which are also being implemented at British Swimming events. Poolside Accreditations will not be awarded unless these documents are in place.
Bronze for Ben Cutmore at Diving National Cup 2017
Congratulations to Ben Cutmore from Luton Diving who won a 3m springboard junior bronze medal at the diving National Cup 2017 held at Plymouth from 3rd - 5th February.
County Coaching & Team Manager Conference
The ASA England Programmes Team is delivering a County Conference, hosted by the ASA East Region, on the 18th March at Chippenham Village Hall, CB7 5PR.
This is an excellent opportunity for coaches and team managers to access technical and non- technical information specifically relating to age – group swimming. Attendance at the conference will allow coaches and team managers to develop a greater awareness of the critical role that they need to play in the development of our aspiring young swimmers.
Presenter Training Day Team Manager Module 1 - 4th March
Please see details below for a Team Manager Module 1 Presenter Training Day which will be running on the 4th March in Loughborough.
Venue: Loughborough (Exact details TBC)
Time: 10.30 – 16.00
Cost: Free of charge
Para-Swimming Meet 2017
Details of this meet are now available in the Para Championship Information Section or click here.
IOS Courses Update - updated weekly
The IOS has advised us that there are a few courses which are taking place shortly with places still available for learners. Please click on the below links for more information
Regional Diving Coaching Conference
The region welcomed Team GB and Leeds Diving Club coach, Ady Hinchcliffe, to Southend on 21st and 22nd Janaury for a regional diving coaching conference. Please click HERE for a report on the weekend.
England Programmes Physiotherapy, S&C Conference
ASA England Programmes are running a Physiotherapy, Strength & Conditioning Conference on Sunday 26th March 2017. For more information, please click HERE.