Job Vacancy- Regional Swimming Talent Officer
The ASA East Region is seeking a full time Swimming Talent Officer to join the team and will be responsible for managing and delivery of the talent pathway in the region. The successful applicant will be responsible for understanding the England Programmes Strategy and how this effects the talent pathway and provide expertise to support the development whilst mentoring performance coach development across all programmes. So if you feel you have the suitable skills and attributes for this position then we would like to hear from you.
Swim England Open Water Festival 2017
The Swim England Open Water Festival will take place on 30th and 31st July at Rother Valley. It will include the National Open Water Age Groups and National Open Water Masters Championships as well as a mass participation event. For more information, please click HERE.
Swimming Assistant Coach Course Available
We are pleased to confirm that an Assistant Coach course (Level 1) is available in the region. The course will run in Hoddesdon, please click HERE for more information.
The course will be part online blended learning followed by two days and one evening face to face. The blended learning must be 100% complete prior to attending the face to face days.
The cost will be £200 per learner if there are more than 10 learners on the course. All enquiries must reach us no later than Friday 9th June, please contact email@example.com to reserve a space. Places are offered on a first come, first served basis.
East Swimming LC Championships 2017 Weekend One
Please Click Here for live results of this weekends swimming in Luton.
Skills Coaches wanted for Regional Talent Camp 2017
ASA East Region this year is opening up the opportunity to become a Skills Coach on our Regional Talent Camp. The camp this year will be over three days (10th Sept, 15th Oct, and 3rd Dec) and will be held at venues around the region.
The camp will focus on 12 year olds (as at 31st Dec) and is delivered as the first step on the England Programmes Pathway. This is an opportunity to be part of the camp as we are looking for 6 Skills Coaches to assist throughout the camp that hold a level 2 coaching swimming qualification or higher.
British Champs Success
Swimmers from East region clubs swam superbly at the British Championships 2017 in Sheffield. For details on their achievements please click HERE.
East Swimming 2017 LC Championships Weekend Two (Norwich) Received Entries
Please click here to find the Received Entries list for Weekend Two (Norwich) of the East Swimming Long Course Championships 2017.
Please can all entries be thoroughly checked and any errors reported to firstname.lastname@example.org before midnight on Monday 8th May 2017.
No changes will be allowed after that time.
LEN European and FINA World Junior Champs Team Selections
Teams for the LEN Eurpoean Juniors in Isreal from 28 June, and the FINA World Juniors in Illinois in August have been announced. Selections have come off the back of the British Champs last week and the great swims from athletes in the East region has earned them a seat on the plane. Congratulations to Harry Constantine from Hatfield SC, Rachel Wellings and Amelia Monaghan, both from City of Peterborough SC, and Angharad Evans from West Suffolk SC who have all earned a place at the European Juniors.
Luke Turley from Hatfield SC has achieved a place at the FINA World Juniors in August- well done!
For more information, please click HERE.
Congratulations to Gerry Metcalf
Congratulations to Gerry Metcalf on her National Starter debut at the British Championships this week. Great to see Gerry helping promote the volunteering pathway for our members and flying the flag for female starters. Well done Gerry!