The winner of the 2019 Harold Fern Award has said she could never have imagined winning the prize. Eileen Adams was presented with the honour at the Swim England AGM by new President Ian Mackenzie. She said: “I am truly honoured and also humbled to receive the award. Read the full story.
This Team Manager Forum will take place at on Thursday 17th October 7-8.30pm online. The agenda for the meeting will be; Data Management for Team Managers – a case study using Team Unify (Sue Ashworth, Maxwell Swimming Club) – What data do team managers and coaches need at meets and other team events? – How
It is with regret that we announce that Helen Mack has resigned from her appointment as one of our Regional Club Development Officers (RCDOs), with effect from the end of October. Helen is taking up a post with Cherwell District Council, in Oxfordshire, which is very much closer to home for her – her longest
The Swim England National Masters Synchronised Swimming Event is being held on 16 November 2019 at K2 Leisure Centre, Crawley. The Swim England National Events team are seeking enthusiastic, professional and reasonably local volunteers to help run this event. The general volunteer roles are for Front of House and/or Field of Play (runners, timekeepers, video
START Water Polo is a Swim England funded programme designed to increase the number of young Water Polo players in the club structures. Applications are open to any Swim England affiliated clubs or sections that intend to deliver new sessions of Water Polo and provide a clear exit route to retain the new participants. For
Funding programme to grow club members Membership Growth Projects is a Swim England funded programme designed to increase the number of club members. Applications are open to any SwimMark accredited club that intend to deliver new sessions, or put in place any interventions to grow club membership. The key focus is on growing club membership
The National Coach Development Programmes provides coaches with an opportunity to learn and further develop their coaching skills to enhance their knowledge and experience of working with Para-Swimmers. These programmes will provide support to coaches working with Para-Swimmers and are centred on the pillars of athlete development and coaching behaviours. Leading experts in Para-Swimming will
A volunteer is needed to fill the role of Swim England South East Region Masters Manager which will become vacant on 15th September, at the Swim South East Council Meeting, when Geoff Stokes is standing down after 13 years in the post. Full details can be found here. Applicants for this role should contact Bryony
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Disability Officials CPD Saturday 28th September 2019 The Quays Swimming and Diving Complex, Southampton Theory 11.00am – 3.00pm Practical 3.30pm – 7.30pm – lunch will be provided Practical session at the Regional competition (candidates must be able to do both theory and practical) Candidate expenses paid Cost – £10, returnable on completion of course Candidates
The Swim England South East Autumn Para Swimming Meet will be taking place on 28th September 2019 at The Quays Swimming and Diving Complex, Southampton. Full information and entry pack is provided here. Closing date for entries 21st September 2019. Closing date if swimmers require classification 14th August 2019.