VICE PRESIDENT OF NOTTINGHAMSHIRE AMATEUR SWIMMING ASSOCIATION BECOMES A COMMANDER OF THE BRITISH EMPIRE
Timothy Reddish, chair of the British Paralympic Association, has been appointed CBE for services to sport.
Mr Reddish, from Wollaton, was awarded Freeman of the City of Nottingham in 2005 and appointed OBE in 2009 for Services to Swimming and Disability Sport.
He was diagnosed with a degenerative eye condition in 1989, aged 31.
However in his subsequent 13 year international swimming career, he competed in three Paralympic Games, three World and five European Championships, amassing a total of 43 medals.
In 1998 he took up an appointment at British Swimming as National Co-ordinator before being appointed National Performance Director for the Disability Swim Team in 2003, where he led the team at both the Athens and Beijing Paralympic Games.
on behalf of all of our officials and helpers, Notts ASA would like to wish everyone a very Merry Christmas.
Volunteers and officials at the Festive Frenzy 2016
UKAD have updated the prohibited drugs lists for 2017.
Information can be found on these documents:
As an official, when it comes around to getting licensed or re-licensed, Notts ASA have now agreed to pay for your license. On the forms where it says who will pay, please note down “Nottinghamshire ASA”.
British Swimming have released a new version of the DQ form for pool swimming. you can find the new form here
The 2016 Nottinghamshire ASA AGM will take place tomorrow (12th November) at Retford Leisure Centre. The AGM is set to start for a reception of 10:00am.
Retford Leisure Centre Old Hall Drive, Retford, Notts, DN22 7EA
All welcome but only 3 people from each club can stand as delegates at the meeting.
Due to a high demand for this meet we have now closed entries. We will be reviewing the last few entries that have come through and we will then only be allowing some entries depending on availability of lanes that we can fill. This will be on a swimmer by swimmer basis on a first come first served basis.
The Notts ASA Festive Frenzy meet is filling up. Entries may close soon (Earlier than expected).
Today sees that 2016 Inter County Championship Competition at Ponds Forge in Sheffield.
A huge good luck to all of our Nottinghamshire Swimmers taking part in the team against all of the other counties in the UK.
Neve Fergie, William Gayne, Hollie-Mae Dove, Joseph Kingsland, Lily Boseley, Jim Fergie, Katie Henderson, Lucy Gratton, Dominic Bools, Jade Kennerell, Tom White, Jade Young, Rhys Taylor, Ruslan Golubs, Dan Johnston, Jess Collishaw, Chloe Quinn, Jacob Carrington, Kelsey Edwards, Josh Skinner, Amy Mead, Charly Neilson, Katie Henderson, William Halstead, Mia Fergie, Daniel Wilson