We invite Club members to nominate members for the following open water swimming awards which will be presented at our end of season lunch.
Monday 8 September (7pm – 9pm) – Purbeck Sports Centre, Wareham
All Dorset ASA affiliated clubs are welcome to attend the workshop (EDOWSC, Blandford, Poole and Weymouth will be attending).
Celebrate and reward the unsung heroes of aquatics. The ASA are looking for organisations or individuals of all swimming ages and abilities who have special stories that will continue to inspire and motivate others.
We were delighted that Martin Kimberley, Chief Executive of Active Dorset, was able to present prizes to first, second and third placed competitors in the Seahorse Swim 3.8km and 2km race categories. Afterwards, we asked Martin to share how Active Dorset is helping build particpation in sport and physical activity in Bournemouth, Dorset and Poole
swim21 Club is the ASA’s aquatic quality mark. East Dorset Open Water Swimming Club is 1 of 2 accredited Dorset Clubs in the South West.
We extend special thanks to our swim21 Co-ordinator, Gerry and Committee for developing an effective, ethical and sustainable ASA affiliated club.
From 1 to 7 June, EDOWSC will be joining in the national celebration of the work of volunteers. Is there a volunteer you think deserves a special mention? Is there a group of people that go the extra mile to make a difference?
Access funding for teacher / coach / open water officials training.
The ASA South West Region swim21 panel is in need of more members. Please help promote the vacancies by circulating this advert and person specification among your networks.
Taking place from Saturday 21 June to Sunday 6 July and hosted in four different locations across the two weekends.
The 2014 Open Water Swimming season is fast approaching so we want to make you aware of forthcoming opportunities for current or potential open water officials across the south west!