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Amateur Swimming Association: The ASA, was the first sport governing body of swimming to be established in the world and today remains the English national governing body for swimming, diving, water polo, open water swimming, and synchronised swimming. It is closely linked with British Swimming, a federation of the national governing bodies of England, Scotland, and Wales. These three are collectively known as the Home Country National Governing Bodies.
- written works: "Manual on diving", "Organisation of diving contests", "Organising a swimming club", "Handbook for 1981", "Water activities for parents and babies", "Laws of the sport", "Guide to Better Swimming", "Information literature", "The Amateur Swimming Association 2004 official handbook", "Swimming instruction", "Anyone Can Swim", "Official handbook 2004"
- official website: www.swimming.org/asa
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by Leigh Robinson, Dick Palmer
The Amateur Swimming Association is the English NGB for swimming, diving, water polo, open water, and synchronisedswimming. Itorganisescompetition throughoutEngland, establishes thelawsof thesport and operates comprehensive ...
by Joel Alswang
pioneer surfer in Durban; curator, Timewrap Surfing Museum Swimming Dawn Biram, former Secretary, Transvaal Amateur Swimming Association; Official Rules Committee Executive Member; President, Transvaal Aquatics Officials Club.
Sports web encyclopaedia (2005)
Amateur Swimming Association The Official web site of the Amateur Swimming Association and Amateur Swimming Federation of Great Britain.
by Oxford University Press
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by Rodney Dale, Steve Puttick
Fellow of the Institute of Navigation FINA Federation Internationale de Natation Amateur (French: International Amateur Swimming Association) (SPR) FInstF Fellow of the Institute of Fuel FInstMet Fellow of the Institute of Metals FInstP Fellow ...
by Fioretta. Benedetto Mattia
Amateur Swimming Association (D.B.). ASA American Society of Appraisers; American Standards Association (U.S.A.). A.S.A. American Statistical Association (U.S.A.). ASA Area Strategica di Affari. Italian acronym meaning: Strategic ...
With Especial Attention to War-Time Abbreviations by Eric Partridge
Amateur Swimming Association. A.S.A.A. Associate of the Society of Incorporated Accountants and Auditors. Asaph. (Bishop) of St. Asaph. A.S.C. See R.A.S.C. (2) American Society of Cinematographers. A.Sc. Associate in Science.
A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences and General Literature ... in Thirty Volumes with New American Supplement
The Amateur Swimming Association was reinaugurated in 1886 by the amalgamation of the Swimming Association of Great Britain and the Amateur Swimming Union. There are annual competitions for the amateur championships at 500 yards ...
The Encyclopaedia Britannica (1902)
latest edition. A dictionary of arts, sciences and general literature by Day Otis Kellogg, William Robertson Smith
The Amateur Swimming Association was relnausnrated In 188G hy the amalgamation of the Swimming Association of Great Britain and the Amateur Swimming Union. There are annual competitions for the amateur champion, ahips at 500 ...
by Daniel Coit Gilman, Harry Thurston Peck, Frank Moore Colby
An amalgamation of clubs in 1869 first brought swimming under organized control, and this association developed, under several successive names, into the Amateur Swimming Association in 1886. England and the Australian colonies easily ...
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NSW Amateur Swimming Association Annual Ball
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