Swim England North West Team


Swim England North West is one of eight regions that forms Swim England (Amateur Swimming Association) the National Governing Body for Swimming, Open Water, Diving, Water Polo and Artistic Swimming in England. The region has its own set of constitutional rules which can be found by clicking here.

Swim England North West also has responsibility for all issues appertaining to Governance including constitutional rules for both the region and its clubs.


Regional Staff

Diane Stafford – Finance Administrator


Gemma Reeves – Office Administrator

swimnorthwest@swimming.org or 07951 711744

Sara Warrington – Office Administrator

swimnorthwest@swimming.org or 07780 497099

Kiera Hall – Regional Club Coordinator

kiera.hall@swimming.org or 07583 054418

Sue Robinson – Regional Club Coordinator

sue.robinson@swimming.org or 07583 093614


Together the Swim England North West Management Board and staff are collectively responsible for managing and developing all aquatic disciplines within the region, with support from;


Associated Counties

The following counties are affiliated to Swim England North West and responsible for delivering the aquatic pathway and competitions at county level.

Cheshire County Water Polo and Swimming Association

Cumbria Amateur Swimming Association

Lancashire County Water Polo and Swimming Association


Local Associations

The associations are affiliated to the counties and Swim England North West to deliver the aquatic pathway and competitions at a local level.

Bolton & District S.W.P.A.

Central Lancashire S.W.P.A.

Isle of Man SA

Liverpool & District S.W.P.A. 

Manchester & District S.W.P.A.

North Lancashire W.P.S.A.

North Midlands S.W.P.A.

Oldham Swimming Association



Under Swim England Constitutional rules all clubs have to be affiliated to the region and a county association.  Many clubs choose to also affiliate to a local association. To find a club why not click on the matrix at the bottom of the page.


North West County Sports Partnerships (CSPs)

CSP’s are networks of local agencies committed to working together to increase the number of people taking part in sport and local activities. CSP’s deliver Sport England programmes at a local level and within the North West we have 5 networks. As a National Governing Body partner, we work with Active Cheshire, Merseyside Sports Partnership (MSP), Active Cumbria, Lancashire Sports Partnership and GreaterSport.



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