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ASSA recognises professional and industry excellence at 2018 awards
Capping off a remarkable few days with over 450 delegates in attendance at the Australian Swim Schools Conference - a key component of the 2018 International Swim Schools Spectacular (ISSS) - the Australian Swim Schools Association (ASSA) has presented its Swim Schools Excellence Awards 2018.
With swimming stars and media personalities Duncan Armstrong and Jasmin Forsyth acting as masters of ceremonoies, the Awards recognised outstanding professional achievements, industry excellence and lifetime accomplishments in the learn-to-swim sector.
Presented on the evening of Tuesday 31st July at the Gold Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre, the Awards, a key part of ASSA’s goal to present first-class educational and enriching aquatic experiences, played tribute to current, future and past achievers.
The Awards also saw the announcement of new inductees into the Australian Swim Schools Hall of Fame.
Awards presented included:
ASSA - United States Swim School Association Coutts Family Scholarship:
Andrew Jeffries, Paul Sadler Swim Schools and
Jen Sadler, Hampton Swim School
ASSA Life Membership: David Urquhart
Australian Swim Schools National Excellence Awards
Inclusive Swimming: C-ME Swim, Cairns, Queensland
Community Service: Nepean Swim and Fitness, NSW
Outstanding Growth: Aquatica Swim Academy, Caringbah, NSW
International: Blue Buoy Swim School, California, USA
Australian Swim Schools Hall of Fame Inductions
Pioneers: Terry Gulliver
Humanitarians: Little Heroes Swim Association
Outstanding Contributors: Claire Timmermans
Legend number 4: John Bainbridge
John Bainbridge becomes the Hall of Fame’s Legend #4, following Paul Sadler, Forbes and Ursula Carlile, and Laurie Lawrence.
26th July 2018 - Aquatic industry professionals head to 2018 SPLASH! Expo
28th May 2018 - SPASA Australia to host Women in Leadership Seminar
26th April 2018 - World Infant Aquatics Conference to feature international award winners
10th April 2018 - Australian Swim Schools Association completes ISSS 2018 program
25th August 2017 - Paul Sadler inducted as ASSA industry legend
14th June 2017 - ASSA forms foundation to deal with community swimming issues
26th April 2017 - ASSA looks to globalise the swim school industry
29th March 2017 - Scholarships to develop future Swim School Industry Leaders
6th September 2016 - Australian Swim Schools Association forms US alliance
17th August 2016 - First Inductees announced for the Australian Swim Schools Hall of Fame
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