England Programmes initiative replaces Talent ID

  

Dorset County ASA has signed up to the pilot scheme of the England Programmes Pathway initiative which aims to provide a consistent nation-wide programme for the development of swimmers, coaches and team managers together with education opportunities for parents. The…

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Dorset Seniors bring home Jack Jones trophy

  

Hopes were not riding high for Dorset’s Senior Men’s team at this year’s ASA South West Water Polo Championships. With none of the usual players from Weymouth & Portland available it was left to players mostly from the opposite side…

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ASA National Winter Championships 2016

  

This year’s ASA National Winter Nationals has resulted in two historic Dorset County short-course records being broken, together with a further four new records set and two Junior medals won. Poole’s Fiona Hardie and Jasmine McCrea rewrote Dorset history for…

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Gold for West Dorset water polo girls

  

Two Dorset water polo players from West Dorset SC helped the ASA SouthWest team to victory at the weekend at the 2016 U14 Inter Regional Water Polo Championships held in Walsall. The ASASW team played and won all five of…

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National Inter-County Masters Championships 2016

  

The Dorset team finished in a comfortable second place behind a supremely strong Devon team at the ASASW Inter-County Masters Championships which was held this year in Dorchester and attended by Dorset County ASA President Mark Hoskins and his wife…

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ASASW Club Development Officer post

  

The Amateur Swimming Association South West is looking for a Club Development support officer to join its team on a permanent part-time basis. This is an exciting opportunity to work in a busy environment, providing efficient support to the Regional Club…

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ASA Masters Conference 2016

  

The ASA Masters Conference 2016 is to take place on Saturday 12 November at SportPark, Loughborough. Starting at 10am and finishing at 4pm, the conference will bring together Masters and Master Synchro swimmers in addition to professionals in the swimming…

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Dorset promoted to Inter-County Division One

  

Once again swimmers from Dorset clubs have joined together to represent the County at the annual ASA National Inter-County Championships in Sheffield, a competition which involves a total of 36 counties. In recent years, Dorset has been known as the…

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National Inter-County Championships 2016

  

Dorset’s swimmers again made the annual October pilgrimage to Sheffield to represent the County in the prestigious ASA National Inter County Championships. Following relegation in 2015 from Division One, Dorset coaches Barry Alldrick (Poole) and Sam Woodward (Swim Bournemouth) and…

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