Para Swimming

Sports category:



We are a competitive swimming club offering opportunities to swimmers from Stage 3 Learn to Swim through to experienced competitive swimmers.
We are committed to helping our athletes achieve their full potential in the sport.
Our coaching team are fully qualified swimming coaches and teachers (Swim England level 2) and work closely with the Swim England Para coaching team on both athlete & coach development.

The RDASC Para squad have had success at both regional & national level competitions with one of our athletes qualifying for the 2021 Paralympic trials.

Contact us for further information about how we can help and support your athlete to achieve their full potential as a competitive swimmer.

Club features

Impairment types:
Hearing impairment
Learning impairment
Physical impairment
Visual Impairment
Staff experience:
We have a lot of experience working with disabled people, and have undergone specialised training
Activity format:
Availiable sessions:
Children & youth sessions
RDASC Para Squad


Richmond leisure centre
Old Station Yard
DL10 4LD
United Kingdom

Telephone number:


Email address:

Attending the club:

In the first instance potential members should contact for an informal discussion.
Athletes will then be invited for a trial session.

When we meet:

Mon 7pm-8pm, Thur 4.30pm-5.15pm & Sunday 3pm-5pm

Is there a specific meeting point at the address:

Richmond Dales ASC is a fully inclusive competitive swimming club offering Para swimming opportunities for athletes with physical or visual impairments with dedicated Para coaches.
The Para squad trains at both Richmond & Catterick leisure centres and have both "starter" and "experienced' sessions available.


Athletes will need appropriate swimwear, swimming goggles & hat.
Additional equipment would be required based on individual need which would be discussed following the trial swim session.

Accessibility Information:

Full disability access is available at both training venues with experienced staff / coaches on hand to assist where needed.

Para Swimming online

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