This course is being held on Wednesday 11th February 2015 at Boldon Community Centre from 6.30-9.30 p.m. The cost for a place on the course is £30 per person.
Please see below documents containing information about the course:
Sunderland Gateway Swimming Club are looking for a part time administrator / swimming coach / support worker to work 8 hours a week supporting the delivery of their one to one and small group swimming lessons.
More information on the role can be found here: Vacancy - Sunderland Gateway Swimming Club .
Final versions of the minimum levels of Technical Officials have been released for ASA Licensed Swimming Meets with effect from 01/03/15. The ASA criteria for the training of officials at such meets with effect from 01/01/15 has also been released. Documents containing this information can be found below:
The Tees Valley Performance Hub has been established for athletes and coaches within clubs in Tees Valley. The hub aims to provide athletes who do not meet the criteria for the Sunderland Beacon programme with the opportunity to access supplementary training sessions additional to those which are currently offered within their club. Within the sessions, athletes will have the opportunity to train with others who are at the same or slightly higher ability level. They will also have the opportunity to be coached by different coaches from within the area.
On Saturday 20th December 2014, in front of Northumberland and Durham swimmers and coaches, Grant Robins the England Programmes Team Leader from the Amateur Swimming Association (ASA) presented Anne Reah, the Northumberland and Durham President and Councillor John Kelly with a plaque in recognition of the achievements of the Sunderland Beacon programme.
The presentation of the plaque celebrated Sunderland City Council and the Northumberland and Durham Swimming Association’s success on gaining Beacon status and to recognise the hard work and achievements of all those involved in the programme.
The ASA’s Beacon Programmes are in place to support the regional swim21 network of clubs and each programme aims to provide regular access for a regionally selected group of swimmers to training, sport science support services and educational programmes as an enhancement to their club programmes. The programme aims to nurture the next generation of elite athletes and coaches.
Sports Coach UK are running a series of FREE Workforce Community Events for sports tutors. The North East regional workforce community events for tutors is taking place on: Tuesday 20 January 2015 at Durham County Cricket Club, Chester-Le-Street from 16:30 p.m. - 20:00 p.m. See link for booking form and further dates available across the country.