Start Para-Swimming

Sports category:

Swimming Activities


This is the first step towards becoming a clasified competitive Para Swimmer.
Our coaches are Swim England qualified teacher & coaches. They structure your training focussing on your abilities and improving your swimming skills. They mix training with skills development and throw in a load of fun things too.
At the end of the programme there will be the opportunity to join the North Easts premier Para Swim squad and join team mates who have achieved regional and national success.
Take the first step to achieving your potential as a para swimmer and sign up to Start Para-Swimming with Richmond Dales.

Club features

Impairment types:
Hearing impairment
Visual impairment
Physical impairment
Staff experience:
We have a lot of experience working with disabled people, and have undergone specialised training
Activity format:
Richmond Dales ASC club logo


Catterick Leisure Centre
Gough Rd
Catterick Garrison
United Kingdom

Telephone number:

07725 108928

Email address:

Attending the club:

Initial contact should be made by emailing
Swimmers should have at least achieved Learn to Swim Stage 3 or above. Swimmers will be invited for a trial swim and if successful they will then be invited to join the Start Para-Swimming programme.

When we meet:

Start Para-Swimming sessions run 2pm to 3pm each Sunday. We run trial sessions when needed and once swimmers complete the programme they can be invited to join the RDASC Para Swim Squad.

Is there a specific meeting point at the address:

Initial contact should be made by emailing
Swimmer meet at the main entrance to the leisure centre.


Suitable swimwear, goggles, swim hat and a bag full of enthusiasm !!

Accessibility Information:

Catterick Leisure Centre is a modern facility with full accessibility for all users.
Richmond Dales coaches and Catterick Leisure centre staff are experience at assisting athletes with impairments should they require assistance.
The centre has wheelchair access right to poolside as well as fully accessible changing rooms and showers.

Start Para-Swimming online

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