Active Tameside will be training another 20 swimming teachers in 2016 thanks to support from the Swimming Trust.
The programme aims to help get more people swimming, while providing the opportunity for aspiring swimming teachers to qualify as an ASA Level 2 swimming teacher at a fraction of the cost. Continue reading
Swim Dem Crew, the Sourh London swimming community supported by the Swimming Trust have won the prestigious David Sparkes Innovation Award for their work in using new technologies to increase swimming participation.
Currently in post as the Chairman of the Swimming Trust, Dennis has garnered many exceptional achievements throughout his 50-year career in aquatics, which began with becoming Head Coach of Marlborough ASC at the age of 17. Since then, he has taken on a number of roles, from Vice Chairman and Team Manager of Wroughton ASC, to being appointed as a Judge at county level. In 1974, at the age of 26, Dennis became Honorary Secretary to Wiltshire ASA, and later became an ASA Referee, officiating at many national and international events. Continue reading