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Support our campaign to get more qualified swimming teachers working in school, clubs and community groups


Our vision is for more people to swim more often and with confidence in safe and secure surroundings.


Our mission is to increase opportunities so that more people learn to swim for sport, for health, for fun for a lifetime.


Our organisation believes in creating equal opportunities and taking positive action to overturn inequalities.

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Swim Dem Crew win David Sparkes Innovation Award

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.[embedyt] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8IxkoIS1-To[/embedyt]

Chairman of the Swimming Trust receives Harold Fern Award

Dennis Yeoman has received The Harold Fern Award for his outstanding contribution to swimming at National and International level.

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.

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