Hertfordshire ASA Open Water Championships 2014

Friday, 25 July 2014 11:44

The Hertfordshire ASA Open Water Championships 2014 took place within the ASA East Region Open Water Championships at Whitlingham Country Park, Norwich on Sunday 20th July. Forty nine swimmers from Hertfordshire took part. The results for all the events swum, and the trophy and medal winners for the events in the Hertfordshire Championships (3K, 1.5K and 800m), are available for download here.

The 1.5 K event was abandoned part way through as there was a violent thunderstorm. The storm also forced the cancellation of the 5K event.

Full results of the ASA East Region Championships can be viewed on www.eastswimming.org.uk      


ASA appoints a new Chief Executive

Monday, 14 July 2014 11:48

Chief Executive Officer of Commonwealth Games England (CGE), Adam Paker, is to join the Amateur Swimming Association (ASA) as its new CEO following the completion of his duties with Commonwealth Games England.
Paker has led Commonwealth Games England for three years and has agreed to move to the Amateur Swimming Association as its new Chief Executive, following a handover period after the Glasgow Commonwealth Games.

Read more: ASA appoints a new Chief Executive


East Region Inter Counties 2014

Monday, 07 July 2014 09:13

The East Region Inter Counties took place at Basildon on Sunday 6th July 2014.

The Hertfordshire swimmers finished 3rd overall after a gala long fight with Essex for 2nd place behind Suffolk.

The team swam consistently all day with the first win coming for the Girls Open Medley relay squad of Faye Nugent, Maddie Churchman, Georgie & Abbie Smith. The mixed Medley team of Nugent, Churchman, Jake Lloyd & Matt Williams also claimed victory whilst Individual wins went to Nathan Hughes (100 Breast), Georgina Pryor (100 Fly), Marcus Kemp (100 Breast), Amy Godsave (100 Free), Will Kearsey (100 Back), Maddie Churchman (100 Breast).

The atmosphere amongst the swimmers was positive and supportive all day as they improved one place on their 2013 finish.

Thanks go to Geoff Wood, John Sargent, Cara Carter and Ingrid Bailey for their help poolside.

Photos can be viewed here

Herts ASA ACM 2014 Awards

Sunday, 06 July 2014 13:38

The Herts ASA Annual Council Meeting 2014 saw the inauguration of the new President Mrs Ann Quinn (Hatfield SC)  plus the past President for the last 12 months Chris Sage received his PP badge. Janet Warrington received the President's Plate for her services to Herts ASA and in particular disability. Photos can be viewed here

Page 1 of 50