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Swimming is an excellent form of exercise as it gives a full-body workout.

An Overview of Swimming

Because the density of the human body is very similar to that of water, the body is supported by the water meaning less stress is placed on joints and bones. Therefore, swimming is frequently used as an exercise in rehabilitation after injuries and is suitable for all ages.

Whether you're thinking of learning for the first time or returning to swimming after a few years - whether you'd like to join a club and try competitive swimming or just get in the water for leisure, take the plunge and Go Swim!

Find Swimming Activities Near You

Use the search below to find local activities near you.

National Governing Bodies

Swim England

Contact Name
Swim England headquarters
Contact Email
customerservices@swimming.org
Contact Telephone
01509 618 700

British Swimming

Contact Name
British Swimming
Contact Email
customerservices@swimming.org
Contact Telephone
01509 618 700

Yorkshire Vikings Triathlon Team

Yorkshire Vikings is a team offering Competitive Swimming, Triathlon, Biathlon and Open water swimming coaching in Selby and Surrounding areas.

York Triathlon Club

York Triathlon Club offers Swim, Bike and Run Training for all abilities.

York St John Students' Union

York St John University is situated in the heart of York. With around 7,000 students, the Students Union boast 27 sports clubs for students to join.

Bedale Sharks

An inclusive and friendly swimming/water polo club for children and young people. All are welcome, from those who simply want to develop their skills and fitness, to those who want to swim or play water polo competitively.

Tadcaster Community Swimming Pool Trust

The Trust relies on the help and support of many volunteers who are managed by a small core of paid staff. Our volunteers are given full training free of charge. This includes National Pool Lifeguard, First Aid, Reception training and Maintenance training

Swimming

Thirsk White Horse Swim Team

TWHST provides a high standard of coaching and teaching to young people and adults wishing to swim competitively, or for fitness. We swim at local, county and regional and sometimes national level. Our head coach, Ken Smith heads up a team of volunteer co

Club Night

Club Night

Come and join us on a Sunday evening 1630-1730 on our club night! Swimmers who are in stage 5 or above in council lessons can trial at the club free of charge.
Please get in touch with the club to confirm times and swimmer details nasc@nasc.co.uk

ASA North East Region Funding Scheme 2015-2017

The ASA North East Region is pleased to announce a funding scheme for affiliated clubs looking to achieve greater success in aquatics within the North East Region.

The Region are looking to invest in projects, clubs and networks which support the delivery of the outcomes of the 2013-2017 business plan. These will need to demonstrate how they will focus on the delivery of one or more of the following themes: Governance, Talent, Workforce, Participation and Clubs.

All applications will need to demonstrate Need, Impact, Deliverability and Sustainability and have some match funding and/or 'value in kind' funding