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County Swimming Championships 2015

Posted on 10 Oct 2014 at 00:18 by Mike Lambert (Open Competitions, Swimming)

Full details of the 2015 County Swimming Championships are now available.

This aligns fully with the changes recommended by British Swimming and the ASA.


Project 500 - Female Coaching Courses

Posted on 06 Feb 2015 at 07:47 by Graham Stanley (Swimming) (0 user comment)

Sharing the Vision - Sunday 1st March 2015

Coaching Hampshire & IOW and Active Surrey are teaming up to host an exciting networking opportunity exclusively for female coaches.

'Sharing the Vision' is an event that aims to support and empower female coaches as a collective and inspire them to be the best coaches they can be.

You will get the chance to connect with link minded coaches from different sports, learn from expert coach educators and hear from prominent female coaches about their own coaching journeys.

This event is suitable for all coaches, no matter what level or experience. 

What will the event offer?

  • An opening presentation on the impact of female coaches on women in sport.
  • A chance to connect with fellow female coaches over a cuppa.
  • An innovative CPD workshop on enhancing creativity in your coaching practice delivered by renowned coach educator, Richard Cheetham.
  • An interactive Q&A panel with prominent female coaches, including Project 500 ambassador Tamsin Greenway.

This event is taking place on Sunday 1st March at The Holiday Inn in Farnborough, Hampshire.  The three hour event will run from 9.30am to 12.30pm.

All delegates will receive a goody bag which will include your very own Project 500 T-shirt.

The event is just £5 for Project 500 coaches and £10 for others.

Spaces will be offered on a first come first served basis.

For more information, please contact

Emily Sanderson Assistant Project Officer (Coaching)
Sport Hampshire & IOW





Technical Officials - Forthcoming Courses

Posted on 14 Jan 2015 at 21:45 by Graham Stanley (Disability Swimming, Education, Management Committee, Swimming) (0 user comment)

The following Courses have been arranged for all Technical Officials:

Disability Swimming - The Quays, Southampton on Saturday 7th February 2015 at 9.30 am

To book your places please contact Sue Barker at


Details of further Courses will be published here as and when they become available.



Napier Trophy

Posted on 18 May 2014 at 15:01 by Graham Stanley (Management Committee, Masters, Open Competitions, Swimming) (0 user comment)

The winner of the Napier Trophy was Diane Ford (Masters Swimming) - in recognition for having set a new 200m Breaststroke Long Course World Record.

Diane was presented with the Trophy by the HCASA President John Selley at the County Dinner Dance held at Basingstoke on 17th May.



Hampshire Swimming Strategy Report

Posted on 25 Mar 2014 at 18:07 by Mike Lambert (Diving, Management Committee, Swimming, Synchronised Swimming, Water Polo)

The South East Region ASA and Hampshire County ASA commissioned County wide research in swimming facilities to support the development of an aquatics facility strategy for Hampshire.

The full report is now available.


ASA Masters Swimming Officer

Posted on 09 Feb 2014 at 12:31 by Geoff Stokes (Masters, Swimming) (0 user comment)

The ASA is recruiting for a full time Masters Swimming Officer to work with the Masters Committee in achieving its objectives which are largely based on the recommendations of the Juba report, a study carried out some years ago into the future of Masters swimming.

Although the successful candidate will be administered from the ASA offices in Loughborough, the Officer can work from any suitable base location, a car will be provided. 

Click here for more details.