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Coaches

the South West County Conference will be held on Sunday 5th March at The Walnut Tree, North Petherton, Somerset TA6 6QA

At this conference Coaches and Team Managers are able to develop a greater awareness of the critical role that they need to play in the development of aspiring young swimmers. Delegates will be able to check and challenge their knowledge with key speakers and peers throughout the day. A programme of the day is here.

For more information please click here. Closing date for bookings is 27th February.


The Region will be sending another team to the Golden Bear meet in Zagreb  in 2017 and we wish to appoint an Assistant Team Manager to work with the Lead Team Manager dealing with all matters relating to the organisation of the trip. It is expected that the appointed person will act as Lead Team Manager the following year.

The competition is on 8th & 9th July. The team will leave on Thursday 6th and return home on Monday 10th July.

Applications must be received by 1st Feb 2017. For more information please click here.

 

The Region will be sending another team to the Golden Bear meet in Zagreb in 2017 and we wish to appoint two assistant coaches.

The camp will involve education as well as the competition. The competition is on 8th & 9th July and the team will leave on Thursday 6th and return home on Monday 10th July.

If you would like to be considered for these posts please complete the form and return it to Barry Alldrick by February 17th.


In July 2017 ASA South West will be sending another team of swimmers to the Golden Bear meet in Zagreb.  Full details of the Overseas Team Selection policy can be found if you click here

 

 


In June ASA South West sent a team of Athletes, Coaches and Team Managers to compete at the Golden Bear International meet in Zagreb, Croatia. Please click here for the report.


The region is committed to supporting coaches develop and works closely with the ASA Talent and Club Development teams to offer a variety of development opportunities.
The Coaches Conference was held on 26.11.2016 at the Holiday Inn Taunton, a copy of the presentations from the day are below.

Coaches Conference Presentation with Sports Coach UK Nov 2016


Regional Coaches Sub-Committee

ARE YOU ELIGIBLE TO SIT ON THIS COMMITTEE?

The members of this committee are head coaches of hub (network) clubs and head coaches of clubs who have had 10 or more swimmers who have qualified for, or been selected for , any GB or ASA National event in the year September to August.

If you think you qualify please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

The next coaches meeting will be held on November 29th. Any items for discussion should be given to your local reprentative or sent to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Please click here for minutes of the Coach Committee


DO WE HAVE YOUR EMAIL ADDRESS?

In order to communicate effectively with coaches in our region we need a comprehensive data base. If you have not already given us your email address please send it to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .


Please click here to view all current course availability. For more information or to book please go to www.theiosonline.com or click on the course link.