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Team Manager Module 1 Workshop

Team Manager Module 1 workshop – Tuesday 4th October 5-8pm at London Aquatics Centre.

Dive London are kindly hosting this workshop which is designed to ensure that anyone taking groups of athletes to competitions or camps locally, is fully equipped to fulfil their role. The training is ideal for anyone already doing the role of Team Manager or those who are due to take on the role.

To register your interest and reserve a place, please email . You will then get a confirmation email and will be expected to pay the £10 nominal fee on the night by cash or cheque.

London Swimming Young Volunteer Programme is back for 2016-17!

Are you aged between 14 and 21 years and looking to access training opportunities to volunteer within aquatics?

 
Following fantastic feedback from our programme last year, the Region is again looking to increase the number of trained young people and to improve accessibility to formal and informal training opportunities. In order to be able to accept more young people onto the programme, and to encourage young people from across all the disciplines, the format this year has slightly changed. This is what it will include; 
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Change to swim21 Club Essential

The ASA has announced a change to the swim21 club Essential module accreditation after feedback from the annual ASA Club Survey.
The survey illustrated that more than 60 per cent of clubs wanted to see swim21 Essential extended from a rolling annual programme to a two-year accreditation with a simplified health check.
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Water Polo Camp 2016

Following the great result obtained last July, Claudio Palumbo, head coach for the London Swimming regional teams, is running a water polo camp in conjunction with Croydon Amphibians Swimming Club. This is a great opportunity for all junior players to improve their water polo skills. Book before October 7th for a discounted rate.
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Presentation of the Inaugural London Region Long Service Awards

London Swimming Long Service Awards

In order to recognise the invaluable contribution made by volunteers to the success of aquatics within the Region, the London Swimming Board decided to introduce the Long Service Awards.
The Region came into being in October 2005 and therefore the awards are as follows:
Gold (for 15 years service – this cannot be awarded until 2020)
Silver (for 10 years service)
Bronze (for 5 years service)
The first of these were awarded at the Annual Council Meeting which took place on Saturday 10th September 2016 at The Abbey Centre.