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Open Water Development Day opportunity

Swim England East Region is hosting a Development Camp for 11-17 year olds that are interested in developing their open water racing skills. The event is happening on 8th June 2024 at Stanborough Lakes. This year, we are inviting swimmers that would like to attend, to apply for a place, providing the criteria is met.

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Swim England Sport Science and Medicine Conference 2024

Swim England Sport Science and Medicine Conference, 2024. Places can now be booked for the Swim England Sport Science and Medicine Conference 2024. This year’s conference will take place on Sunday 17 March at the Nottingham Eastwood Park Hotel between 9am and 4pm. Aimed at sports science and sports medicine practitioners and coaches, the conference

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Swim England East Region AGM 2024

The Swim England East Region AGM is taking place on Wednesday 24th April 2024. There are a number of volunteer roles due to be appointed at the AGM this year – these are – President Elect Chairman Finance Manager/Director 3 x Regional Operations Committee members A role description for each role is available on request

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Diving – Athlete and Coach Development Day

Swim England East Region Team A and Team B selected athletes are invited to join the Athlete and Coach Development day taking place at Luton Sports Village on Saturday 17th February 2024.  The athletes will be taken through dryland and pool sessions focused on hurdle drills which will be led by British Olympic diving coach, Stephen

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Applications to Officiate at Regional Galas

Applications are invited from Swim East Region BS Technical Officials Swimming Officials (minimum qualification Licensed Judge Level 1) to officiate at this year’s Regional Long Course Championships In Luton and Norwich. Regional LC Championships – Friday 19 to Sunday 21 April 2024 @ Luton Regional LC Championships – Saturday 4 to Monday 6 May 2024

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Water Polo – New rules 2024

During 2023, World Aquatics introduced a number of new rules in Water Polo. During this online session, Chris Stephens the Officials Lead in the Water Polo Leadership Group will offer a comprehensive explanation of the new rules and their implementation followed by the opportunity for questions. The session, aimed at referees, is also open to

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2024 Long Course Championships

Information about the 2024 Long Course Championships has been added to the Swimming Competitions page which can be found here. A summary document which also explains the changes to the schedule can be found here.

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East Region Masters Inter-Counties

Bury St Edmunds Leisure Centre was this year’s venue for the East Region Inter-Counties Competition. More than 70 swimmers from four Counties competed in 71 events in the hopes of gaining the most points and becoming this year’s champions. From the start, both Essex and Bedfordshire fought head-to-head with some exciting racing leading to close

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