Swimming

swimming
Welcome to the home of SASA in the East District. Here you will find all the information you could need on Swimming, Diving, Water Polo, Open Water, Synchro and Masters.

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Open Water

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Open water swimming takes place in outdoor bodies of water such as oceans, bays, lakes, rivers, canals and reservoirs. The activity has grown in popularity in recent years.

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Masters

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Masters swimming is a special class of competitive swimming and is for swimmers 25 years or older. They compete within age groups of 5 years.

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Diving

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Diving is made up of many different styles and techniques. It involves a display of perfectly formed body positions while plunging into a pool of water.

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Water Polo

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Water Polo is a team watersport. The playing team consists of six field players and one goalkeeper. The winner of the game is the team that scores the most goals.

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Synchro

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Can you imagine swimming for up to five minutes while performing acrobatics, holding your breath, looking graceful and having to keep in time to the music or your fellow athletes?

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Edinburgh Sports Awards 2015 – Call for Nominations!

on Wednesday, 01 July 2015.

closing date for applications in 5pm on Monday the 3rd August 2015.

Edinburgh Sports Awards 2015 – Call for Nominations!

The time has come to consider making your nominations for the Edinburgh Sports Awards 2015. The Edinburgh Sports Awards recognise the excellence, achievement and development by Edinburgh’s sports coaches, volunteers and sports clubs annually. The awards have a particular focus on individuals and clubs engaging with local communities and clubs to develop sport and encourage physical activity.  It is a great way to thank a coach or volunteer for doing a great job.  You can also nominate more than one coach, volunteer or club.

Nominees must be shown to have made an outstanding contribution to their sport during the period 31 July 2014 to 31 July 2015.

The closing date for applications in 5pm on Monday the 3rd August  2015.

Nomination forms can be downloaded fromhttp://www.clubsportedinburgh.org/page/Edinburgh_Sports_Awards.php

All short-listed nominees will be invited to the Edinburgh Sports Awards celebration evening later this year.

For more information please contact Sean Webster, Sports Officer, on 0131 529 7165 or email:sean.webster@edinburgh.gov.uk.

East District members of Scotland South and East Team for Sainsbury's School Games.

on Monday, 29 June 2015.

Plus 4 from outwith the East District

East District members of Scotland South and East Team for Sainsbury's School Games.
Congratulations
Fraser Beeby, Carnegie
Christain Buchanan, Musselburgh

Oliver Carter, Cupar

George Clough, Warrender
James Collyer, Carnegie
Toby Douglas, Duns
Keir Edgar, Carnegie
Jack Harrison, Warrender
Ruairidh Lawless, Carnegie
plus 3 from outwith the East District
 
Kirsty Armstrong, Warrender
Lizzie Clelland, Kelso
Beth Johnstone, Galashiels
Niamh Richie, Warrender
Katy Smith, Warrender
Lauren Sutherland, Carnegie
Mhairi Swanson, Warrender
Katy Taylor, Hearts
Lexi Waller, Hearts

U18 Scotland Girls Training Camp Named

on Monday, 29 June 2015.

U18 Scotland Girls Water Polo Squad Training Camp – Hungary

U18 Scotland Girls Water Polo Squad Training Camp – Hungary
 

8 East District players are amongst the fifteen girls who will be attending the Scotland U18 girls waterpolo squad end of season training camp in Eger, Hungary from 2-7th July.  A full squad list can be found on the East District waterpolo news page.

Alison Tate - Dunfermline WPC
Jodie White - Portobello
Carys Hardy - Portobello
Caitlin McRobbie - Warrender
Emma Hamilton - Warrender
Bethany Livingstone - Portobello
Esme McGregor - Portobello
Hannah Milner - Dunfermline WPC
 
Good luck to the squad