Have you got what it takes to be a Para-Swimmer?
Would you like to get involved in Para- Swimming? Come along to our Para-Swimming Talent Identification session at Newmarket Leisure Centre on Sunday 9th October. For full details and who to contact please click here
Para Swimming Meet 2016 Received Entries
The received entries for the 2016 Para Meet have been published here.
Disability Classifier opportunities
Following the success of the British Para-swimmers at this summers’ Paralympic Games in Rio, British Para-Swimming are looking to recruit classifiers to be part of our journey in the lead up to Tokyo 2020
For further details please click here
Two Vacancies in the Region- Elected Board Member and President Elect
Following the Annual Council Meeting held on 17th September, ASA East Region has two vacancies that it needs to fill.
The first is for an Elected Board Member, a position that has arisen following the resignation of a Board Member midway through the three year term of office. This is an ideal opportunity for someone to try out the role as the post will initially be for the rest of the year, and will be subject to election by the ACM in September 2017.
Annual Council Meeting & Awards Presentations 2016
The ASA East Region held its Annual Council Meeting on Saturday, September 17, including the annual awards presentation.
The Annual Council meeting gave the membership an opportunity to consider the Annual Report and Accounts and saw elections to various East Region posts, the inauguration of the new President and gave an opportunity for the outgoing President to report on her engagements over the previous year.
Trophy Controller Vacancy
The region is looking for a volunteer to take on the role of Trophy Controller. Please click HERE for a role description and if you would like to discuss the role further, please contact our regional Swimming Manager: email@example.com.
British Swimming Launches Innovative Online Resource
British Swimming has recently launched 'Off the Blocks'. This is an online resource designed to provide information and support to our coaches working across the country. It is a free programme designed by experts to be used by people working in the sport in Great Britain that want to upskill.
East Region Masters Championships
This is reminder that the closing date for entries to the Masters Championships on the 1st October at Newmarket Leisure Centre are as follows:
Individual entries closing date has been extended untill Midnight Monday 12th September
Relay Entries closing date is still midnight 17th September
All entry information can be found HERE.
Great Success on Day One of the Paralympics
Congratulations to the athletes and their teams for a great start in the pool at the Paralympics, particularly to the East Region athletes. Jessica- Jane Applegate from UEA City of Norwich won a bronze medal in the women's 100m Backstroke S14 with a time of 1:08:67. Harriet Lee, a former East Region swimmer at City of Peterborough SC claimed a silver medal in the 100m Breaststroke SB9 final with a time of 1:16:87. To find out who is in the pool next CLICK HERE.