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New....September 15 2014 - Congratuations to persons named by the ASAJ to the National Swim Squads for the period September 1, 2014 to February 28, 2015....more


New....September 2 2014 - Alia Atkinson continued her gold medal winning performances in the Dubai leg of the FINA/Mastbank Swimming World Cup series.  She won the 100m breastsroke in 1:03.26 and the 50m breaststroke in 29.12. She also won silver medal in the 100m individual medley....day1 ...day2


August 28 2014 - FINA will provide live streaming free of charge of action in the FINA/Mastbank Swimming World Cup series at FINAtv (http://finatv.fina.org). The competition schedule is available at the FINA website (www.fina.org)....more


August 28 2014 - It is gold again for Alia Atkinson in the Doha leg of the FINA/Mastbank Swimming World Cup series.  She defeated the field in the 50m breaststroke event, touching in 29.12....more


August 27 2014 - Jamaica's Alia Atkinson won gold medal in her first race at the FINA/Mastbank Swimming World Cup series. She completed the 100m breaststroke in 1:03.79....more


August 27 2014 - Caribbean stars, Jamaica's Alia Atkinson and Trinidad's George Bovell III, will compete in the Doha leg of the FINA/Mastbank Swimming World Cup series in Qatar....more


August 26 2014 - The FINA/Mastbank Swimming World Cup series kicks off in Doha on August 27. FINA has named Jamaica's elite swimmer, Alia Atkinson, as one to watch; and street signs and event displays in Doha feature images of Alia in action....memo....pictures


August 20 2014 - JADCO will be hosting an Education Outreach Workshop for the swimming fraternity on September 24, 2014. Possible participants include swimmers 13 years and older, parents, coaches, club executives, etc....more


August 8 2014 - The next fun Age-Group Mini-Triathlon/Mini-Aquathon in the development series hosted by Jamaica Triathlon Association is scheduled for Saturday August 16 at UTech....more


August 3 2014 - Yona Knight-Wisdom, Jamaica's sole diving representative at the Commonwealth Games finished 5th in the 1m springboard dive with a personal best score of 391.20, 12 points out of the bronze medal position.


July 26 2014 - Alia Atkinson won the silver medal in the  50m breaststroke event (30.67) at the Commonwealth Games. She returned the next day to set new national record in the 200m breaststroke event....more


July 24 2014 - Alia Atkinson will start tomorrow's 50m breaststroke final at the Commonwealth Games as the favorite for the gold. Her time of 30.17 in the semi-finals set new commonwealth games record and national senior record....more


July 20 2014 - Jamaica will have six swimmers and a diver participating in aquatics sports at the Commonwealth Games in Scotland. The swimmers will be in action from July 24th to 29th while the diver will compete on July 30th and 31st....more


July 8 2014 - Jamaica finished with twenty medals at the Caribbean Islands Swimming Championships in Barbados. They earned three (3) silver and two (2) bronze medals on the last 2 days of competition. Danielle Boothe won 2 silver medals to complete the championships with six medals....more


July 6 2014 - Jamaica finished second in synchronized swimming at the Caribbean Islands Swimming Championships in Barbados, scoring 214 points. The girls won five (5) silver medals, competing in the 12 & under and 13 - 15 age group categories....more


July 6 2014 - ASCA is hosting a Level 2 stroke school and sessions on coaching age group swimmers in Fort Lauderdale, Florida on August 16-17, 2014. ASAJ is encouraging local coaches who can, to attend....more


July 6 2014 - Jamaica now has fifteen medals after earning 3 gold, 2 silver and 1 bronze medals on day 3 of swimming at the Caribbean Islands Swimming Championships in Barbados. The gold medals were won by Sidrell Williams, Trudiann Patrick and Angara Sinclair....more


July 5 2014 - Jamaica has nine medals (1 gold, 3 silver and 5 bronze) after two days of swimming at the Caribbean Islands Swimming Championships in Barbados. The gold medal was won by Sidrell Williams in the 15-17 boys 100 metre butterfly event....more


June 26 2014 - Stella Maris Prep School was the champion team at the Nestle Jamaica Schools Swim Meet. Immaculate Conception Prep and Mona Prep were second and third respectively. Immaculate Conception was the top girls' school, Stella Maris was the top boys' school and Excelsior the top primary school....more


June 26 2014 - We wish to inform you that the Techpro and Friends Swim Meet scheduled for July 5, 2014 has been cancelled. We apologize for any inconvenience cause by this cancellation but it is necessitated by actions outside the control of the organizers.


 
June 18 2014 - Please note that events 21-22 in the Techpro and Friends Swim Meet for the 8 and under swimmers have been changed from 100m breaststroke to 50m breaststroke.


June 17 2014 - Techpro and Friends wishes to advise that the Techpro and Friends Swim Meet scheduled for July 5 will be held at the Stella Maris Aquatic Centre on Shortwood Road.


June 6 2014 - The ASAJ has named twenty-one (21) age group swimmers and two (2) coaches to represent Jamaica at the Caribbean Island Swimming Championships in Barbados at the beginning of July....team....training


June 4 2014 - The Nestle Prep/Primary Schools Swim Meet is on!! The new dates are June 20-21, 2014. The entry deadline is Tuesday June 10 and the technical meeting will be held on Monday June 16 at the National Stadium.


May 29 2014 - Please note that the Nestle Prep/Primary Schools Swim Meet is postponed and will be held next term. We apologise for any inconvenience caused by this late notice.


May 19 2014 - Stella Maris Prep School was the champion team at the Burger King/YMCA All Preparatory and Primary Schools Swim Meet. They were also the top prep school and the top boys team.  Second placed team was Immaculate Prep School which was also the top girls team. Excelsior Primary School was the top primary school....results


May 16 2014 - The ASAJ will be hosting time trials on Saturday May 17th for persons close to qualifying for CISC 2014 in Barbados....summons....qualifying requirement


May 13 2014 - Tornadoes Swim Club were winners of their hosted Tornadoes Invitational Swim Meet. They scored 1920 points to beat Y-Speedoes Swim Club on 1135 and Marlins Swim Club with 625. Ten year-old Emily MacDonald of Swimaz Aquatic Swim Club set two new meet records....results


April 26 2014 - Jamaica earned six medals (2 gold, 2 silver, 2 bronze) on the final day of the CARIFTA Swimming Championships 2014. The two gold medals were won by Danielle Boothe and Keanan Dols in the 15-17 200m backstroke events....more


April 25 2014 - Alia Atkinson shattered the national senior record for 200m breaststroke at the USA Grand Prix in Mesa, Arizona. She won the A Final in 2:25.52 to better her old mark of 2:28.34....more


April 25 2014 - Jamaica earned seven medals (2 gold, 2 silver, 3 bronze) on day 3 at the CARIFTA Swimming Championships 2014. The two gold medals were won by Sidrell Williams in the boys 15-17 200m butterfly and the 15-17 boys 800m freestyle relay....more



April 24 2014 - Jamaica added ten medals (3 silver, 7 bronze) to their tally at the CARIFTA Swimming Championships 2014. Three new national age group records were set on day 2....more

April 23 2014 - Jamaica earned nine medals (2 gold, 4 silver, 3 bronze) on day 1 at the CARIFTA Swimming Championships 2014. The two gold medals were won by Angara Sinclair in the girls 13-14 50m backstroke and the 13-14 boys 400m freestyle relay....more

March 27 2014 - Alia Atkinson broke her own national record in 100 metre butterfly, in placing second in the Speedos Champions series....more

March 27 2014 - Breanna Roman ends her high school swimming in fine style, winning the 50 freestyle and placing second in the 100 breaststroke....more

March 27 2014 - Did you use the Meet Mobile app on your smartphone during the SwimJamaica Sprint meet? We welcome your feedback - was it easy to use? informative? convenient? etc.

March 24 2014 - Y-Speedos Swim Club (622.5) defeated Tornadoes Swim Club (619) at the SwimJamaica Sprint Swim Meet. Marlins Swim Club was third on 487. SwimJamaica apologises for the announcements made at the end of the meet.

March 21 2014 - There is an app for that! The SwimJamaica Sprint Swim Meet  is available on your smartphones, wherever you are. You can get results as soon as a heat is completed, follow your swimmer's activities, get team scores and much more. Visit the app store and search for meet mobile.

March 21 2014 - The summons for the Mayberry Swim Meet is now on the Calendar. The meet is scheduled for April 11-12, 2014.

March 20 2014 - National swim coaches have issued the training schedule for the national squads and CARIFTA team for March and April. All relevant persons are required at all sessions....schedule

March 20 2014 - ASAJ has named twenty six age group swimmers to represent the country at the annual CARIFTA Swimming Championships starting April 22 in Aruba....list

March 13 2014 - ASAJ will host an Open Water Championship on March 16 at Cornwall Beach in Montego Bay. Events are 500 metres, 1000 metres and 3000 metres ...more


March 13 2014 - Leanne McMaster won six events at the WATA/Walter Rodgers Age Group Swimming Championships to lead the local swimmers vyng for selection to the national age group team for CARIFTA 2014....more


March 7 2014 - Sidrell Williams established four new meet records in winning ten events at the WATA/Walter Rodgers Age Group Swimming Championships. ...more


March 6 2014 - All national squad members are asked to attend training sessions on Friday March 7 and Saturday March 8 at the National Stadium pool....more


March 2 2014 - Tornadoes Swim Club (813.5) will begin the last day of the WATA/Walter Rodgers Age Group Swimming Championships with a comfortable lead over Stingray Swim Club (619.5) and Y-Speedos Swim Club (603).


February 28 2014 - Tornadoes Swim Club continues to lead after day 2 of the WATA/Walter Rodgers Age Group Swimming Championships. They have scored 315 points to lead Stingray Swim Club (281) and Marlins Swim Club (218)



 
February 28 2014 - Tornadoes Swim Club has taken the early lead after day 1 of the WATA/Walter Rodgers Age Group Swimming Championships. They have scored 137 points to lead Marlins Swim Club (100) and Stingray Swim Club (98). ...results


February 25 2014 - The dates for the Mayberry Schools Swim Meet have been modified. The High Schools/Tertriary Institutions section will be held on April 11 while the Prep/Primary Schools section is on April 12.


February 19 2014 - Dominic Walter sets new personal records at the SPEEDO Eastern Canadian Championships as he continues his preparation for selection to the Commonwealth Games later this year....more


February 19 2014 - Alia Atkinson finished fifth in the 200 metre Individual Medley on the final day of the Arena Grand Prix in Orlando. She had also qualified for the championship finals in the 100 metre freestyle event but opted out of the evening swim....more


February 19 2014 - Please note that the Swim Judges Clinic initially scheduled for today has been postponed, and will now take place on Tuesday February 25, 2014. The venue and start time remain the same.


February 17 2014 - ASAJ will be hosting a Swim Judges Clinic on Wednesday, February, 19 2014. It will be held in the Hospitality Room on the ground floor of the National Stadium, starting at 6pm. All persons who volunteer at our swim meets are invited to attend.


February 15 2014 - Alia Atkinson sets new national senior record in the 200m breaststroke at the Orlando Grand Prix. She touched the wall in 2:28.34 to better the old mark of 2:28.77. ....prelims ....finals


February 14 2014 - Alia Atkinson wins gold in the 100m breaststroke at the Orlando Grand Prix in 1:07.15, the second fastest time so far for 2014....more


February 13 2014 - Alia Atkinson cruised into the championship finals of the 100m breaststroke as the top seed at the Orlando Grand Prix this morning....more


February 13 2014 - Three Jamaicans, including elite swimmer Alia Atkinson, will be competing in the Orlando Grand Prix which starts today at the YMCA Aquatic Centre....more


February 11 2014 - Y-Speedos Swim Club successfully defended the Championship Trophy at the Karl Dalhouse Invitational Swim Meet. They scored 816 points to beat Tornadoes Swim Club on 810 and Marlins Swim Club on 580. Four new meet records were established....results


February 8 2014 - Tornadoes Swim Club is holding a very slim lead after Session 3 of the Karl Dalhouse Invitational Swim Meet. They have scored 532 points to lead hosts Y-Speedos Swim Club on 528 points.


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February 4 2014 - IPL Parking Stickers for 2014 are now available in the Office. These passes grant access to the main parking lot, via gate E2....more


February 4 2014 - ASAJ is reminding all coaches that use the Aquatic Centre that they are required to submit Life Guard Certification Cards to use the facility....more


February 4 2014 - Effective immediately, the stands by the 25m pool is closed to facilitate replacement of the filter system in the pump house.This work is estimated to last for  3 weeks and we ask for your cooperation.


February 1 2014 - After several years away from competitive swimmimg, national record holder Jevon Atkinson is back competing in a bid to qualify for Rio in 2016....more


January 17 2014 - Island Aquatics Synchro Jamaica Invitational Meet starts today at the National Aquatics Centre. In addition to the two local clubs, a visiting team from Curacao and schools will be participating....schedule


January 9 2014 - Alia Atkinson National Swim Squad Camp will be held January 10-12, 2014 at the National Aquatics Centre....invitees...invitation...schedule


 
January 3 2014 - The Youth Olympic Games is scheduled for August 16-28, 2014 in Nanging, China. FINA has submitted the qualification requirements to participate in the swimming events....more


January 3 2014 -  We share a summary of the FINA Swimming Rules effective September 2013. Interested parties are encouraged to familiarise themselves with the changes....more


December 18 2013 - The December Camp of Excellence for members of the National Swim Squads will be held on December 30-31, 2013 and January 2-4, 2014....schedule

 
December 3 2013 - We have published results for the ISSA meet. Please review and let us know of any discrepancies identified. This preliminary result has Immaculate Conception winning the High Schools Girls section, Campion College winning the High Schools Boys section and the University of the West Indies the winning Tertiary Institution.


November 24 2013 - YSpeedos Swim Club were winners of the Walter Lowi Swim Meet. They scored 350 points to beat Marlins Swim Club (269) and Tornadoes Swim Club (231).



 

November 22 2013 - Sports Development Foundation (SDF) recently signed a contract valued at over J$18M for the complete replacement of filters for both pools at the Aquatic Centre. This new filtration system will reduce the monthly maintenance costs and improve efficiency on the current antiquated system.

The work will commence in January 2014, and is scheduled to be completed by February 2014.

November 22 2013 - Schools in the ISSA High Schools/Universities swim meet should note that the 50m freestyle events will be swam in the morning session, and the 50m butterfly events in the afternoon.



November 22 2013 - To reduce the timeline for the afternoon session of the Walter Lowi Swim Meet, two changes are proposed:

1. The session will start at 1:30pm
2. The 400m freestyle is cancelled. Swimmers in that event may swim another if request is submitted by 12noon.



November 16 2013 - The Annual General Meeting of the Amateur Swimming Association of Jamaica is scheduled for Thursday December 5, 2013, starting at 6:30pn. Election of Officers to serve for the next two years will take place at the meeting....more


November 7 2013 - Alia Atkinson was named the number 1 female performer at the Singapore leg of the FINA World Cup Swimming Championships after two outstanding wins in the 50m and 100m breaststroke events....day1....day2



November 5 2013 - Alia Atkinson will take part in the final cluster of the FINA World Cup Swimming Championships on November 5 - 15, 2013....more



 
November 2 2013 - The next National Squad Camp for Excellence is scheduled for November 14-17, 2013....more



October 28 2013 - Y-Speedos Swim Club (463) overtook Tornadoes Swim Club (445) on the final day to win the Dean Martin Memorial Swim Meet. Marlins Swim Club was third with 315 points. Tornadoes, however, were winners of the Masters section.....results



October 26 2013 - Tornadoes Swim Club continue to enjoy a slim 9 point lead after session 3 of the Dean Martin Memorial Swim Meet. Tornados has 265 points, Y-Speedos Swim Club 256 and Marlins Swim Club 185.



October 26 2013 - Tornadoes Swim Club is the early leaders after one session of the Dean Martin Memorial Swim Meet. They have amassed 68 points, followed by Marlins Swim Club (46) and Y-Speedos Swim Club (40)....results



October 20 2013 - Alia Atkinson continued her winning performances on day one at the Doha (Qatar) leg of the World Cup Series with a gold medal in the 100m breaststroke (1:03.38) and bronze in the 200m IM (2:07.31)....prelims....finals



October 18 2013 - Alia Atkinson finished the Dubai leg of the World Cup Series with another gold medal performance in the 100m IM (58.45, a new personal best time) and silver in the 50m breaststroke (29.38)....more



October 17 2013 - Alia Atkinson stroke gold on day 1 of the Dubai leg of the World Cup Series. completing the 100m breaststroke in 1:02.91, a new personal record....more



 
October 16 2013 - Alia Atkinson will next be in action at the Dubai (UAE) leg of the World Cup Series, on October 17-18, 2013. FINAtv will stream the event live....more


 
October 16 2013 - Jamaican duo at Florida Institute of Technology, K Jones and S Moodie, helped their school to claim vctory in a Tri Meet....more



October 15 2013 - Elite swimmer, Alia Atkinson, swimming in the Moscow leg of the World Cup Series, won a silver medal (50m Breast - 29.33) and two bronze medals (100m Breast - 1:04.64), 100m IM - 59.12)....day1....day2



October 10 2013 - A revised summons for the Dean Martin Swim Meet has been placed on the 2013 calendar.  200m breaststroke open for female and male were added on Saturday afternoon.



tober 7 2013 - All members of the National Swim Squads are invited to attend the Camp for Excellence , scheduled for October 10-13, 2013.....activities



October 7 2013 - ASAJ has named the National Swim Squads for the period September 2013 to February 2014. Congratulations to all the swimmers, and trust that all continue to work hard to improve swim times....members.....criteria



September 25 2013 - Well renowned synchronized swimming author and FINA evaluator, Jennifer Gray,  will act as the meet referee at the 5th renewal of Jamaica International Synchronized Swimming Championships....more


August 30 2013 - The ASAJ join in congratulating Dylan, his coaches, family and all members of the Trinidad & Tobago Swimming Management Team on a job well done by winning a silver medal at the 4th FINA World Junior Swimming Championships. We have watched his growth over the years and now share in their pride....more


August 30 2013 - The Caribbean junior swimmers continue to perform well in the  4th FINA World Junior Swimming Championships. Most of these swimmers were in Jamaica in April for CARIFTA....day3....day5p results


August 28 2013 - Timothy Wynter broke his own national senior and agegroup records in the 50m backstroke while competing in the 4th FINA World Junior Swimming Championships. He finished 13th in the semifinal in 26.71....more


 
August 27 2013 - Many of the top Caribbean junior swimmers are participating at the  4th FINA World Junior Swimming Championships. Most of these swimmers were in Jamaica in April for CARIFTA....day1....day2 results


 
August 26 2013 - Jamaica is sending two age group swimmers (Sidrell Williams and Timothy Wynter) to the 4th FINA World Junior Swimming Championships in Dubai....more


August 11 2013 - We advise that FINA has withdrawn approval of the Arena Carbon Pro swimsuits for competitions. Please be guided accordingly....more


August 11 2013 - Alia Atkinson won three medals (one of each colour) at the Berlin World Cup held August 10-11, 2013. She won gold in the 50m breaststroke in 29.31, just 0.1sec off her personal best time done in the preliminary round....more


August 8 2013 - Alia Atkinson won the 100m breaststroke event at the Eindhoven World Cup in 1:03.90. She had previously finished in 1:03.41 in the preliminary round....more


August 7 2013 - Alia Atkinson, 3-times Olympian will take part in the first leg of the FINA World Cup series at Eindhoven, Netherlands on August 7-8, 2013. FINA will stream the event live, free of cost, at http://finatv.fina.org/


July 21 2013 - Congratulations to Sidrell Williams who achieved the "B" qualifying standard for the 2nd Summer Youth Olympic Games scheduled for Nanjing in August 2014. He swam the 50m butterfly in 26.22 at the recent CCCAN Swimming Championship....more


July 5 2013 - The venue for the Techpro and Friends Swim Meet has been changed to the Mona Bowl pool at UWI. All other information on the summons remain. We apologize for the late notice.


July 3 2013 - Jamaica gained three bronze medals from outstanding performances by Annabelle Lyn, Sean Douglas Gooden and Sidrell Williams, on day 2 of the CCCAN Championships now taking place in San Jose, Costa Rica....more


July 2 2013 - Some of our Kingston based age group swimmers journeyed to Oracabessa and did themselves proud at the 007 Open Water Competition held at the James Bond Beach....more


July 2 2013 - Over a three day period, June 26-28, three swimmers established new national senior records at overseas meets....more


June 20 2013 - ASAJ has been informed that entrance  to the National Stadium pool during the Senior Track and Field trials (Thursday June 20 - Sunday June 23) will be by way of Gate E1, with parking beside the netball courts....more


May 29 2013 - Swimmers can be selected for CCCAN based on achieving two 50 metre times equal to or faster than the average third place time from the last three CCCANs...more


May 29 2013 - Y-Speedos Swim Club won the Neville Alexander Memorial Swim Meet last weekend. They scored 944 points to beat Tornadoes Swim Club (750.5) and Marlins Swim Club (678.5). Flying Fish Ambassadors won the Masters section with 181 points.



May 29 2013 - ASAJ will be hosting a time trial for swimmers who are close to quallifying for CCCAN Championships. The swimmers must have already achieved AAA time standard....summons



May 25 2013 - Y-Speedos Swim Club, with 655 points, continue to lead after two days of the Neville Alexander Memorial Swim Meet. Tornadoes Swim Club (503 points) is second and Marlins Swim Club third on 398 points.



May 24 2013 - Y-Speedos Swim Club are the early leaders in the Neville Alexander Memorial Swim Meet. After one session, they have amassed 105 points, leading Tornadoes Swim Club with 64 and Marlins swim Club on 55.



April 29 2013 - Y-Speedos Swim Club are the new champions of the Tornadoes Invitational Swim Meet. They ended with 1297 points, bettering Tornadoes Swim Club with 1200 and Marlins Swim Club on 685. Fifteen (15) new meet records were established, with Sidrell Williams and Sean-Douglas Gooden each accounting for three records.


April 27 2013 - Y-Speedos Swim Club continue to lead in the Tornadoes Invitational Swim Meet. They begin the final day with a comfortable lead (861 points) over Tornadoes Swim Club (802) and Marlins Swim Club (416).


April 26 2013 - Y-Speedos Swim Club jump into the lead after the first session of the Tornadoes Invitaional Swim Meet. They currently have 164 points to lead hosts Tornadoes Swim Club  on 138 and Marlins Swim Club with 90.


April 12 2013 - TVJ will be broadcasting highlights of the XXVIII CARIFTA Swimming and Waterpolo Competition during Sports Beat tomorrow, Saturday April 13 between 1pm and 4pm. Please tune in and enjoy.


April 11 2013 - The ASAJ has announced increased entry fees for registered members and schools....more


April 1 2013 - Jamaican swimmers are through to seventeen (17) finals on day 3 of the CARIFTA Swimming Championships....more


April 1 2013 - Jamaica added twelve (12) more medals - five gold, three silver and 4 bronze - on day 2 of the CARIFTA Swimming Championships....more


March 31 2013 - Jamaica earned eleven medals on day 1 of the CARIFTA Swimming Championships. They have four gold, two silver and five bronze....more

 
March 31 2013 - Zara Bailey, Danielle Boothe and Timothy Wynter advanced in 2 events for the final lead Jamaica's eleven swimmers who will compete in the CARIFTA Swimming Championships Day 1 final. Angara Sinclair set new CARIFTA record in the 13-14 girls 50m backstroke....more


March 26 2013 - The swimming fraternity and general public are encouraged to attend the CARIFTA Swimming Championships at the national stadium pool and pre-sold tickets are now available at reduced prices....more

March 24 2013 - The ASAJ has partnered with Digipoint to bring live results for all swim meets at the National Stadium Pool, including CARIFTA 2013. This promotion was started in January with the swimmers' results posted to your Digicel mobile phone instantly at meets....more

 

March 24 2013 - Tornadoes Swim Club were the winners at the second renewal of the SwimJamaica Sprint meet. They scored 778.5 points, followed by Y-Speedos Swim Club on 734 points and Marlins Swim Club with 433.

 

March 14 2013 - Thirteen players and three officials were named to participate in the boys under 15 waterpolo competition of the CARIFTA Swimming Championships at the national stadium pool....more


March 13 2013 - ASAJ has named six swimmers to represent Jamaica in the open water events at the CARIFTA Swimming Championships. This will be held at Discovery Bay on April 3, 2013....more

March 12 2013 - Excelsior Primary School swept most awards in the Mayberry Investment Schools Swim Meet on Saturday, winning trophies as top overall winner, top girls team and top primary school. Mona Prep School was the top boys team.


March 8 2013 - Immaculate Conception High School, Campion College and the University of the West Indies were the winners of the High School Girls, High School Boys and Tertiary Institutions respectively at the Mayberry Investment Schools Swim Meet on Friday....results


March 8 2013 - Three time olympian, Alia Atkinson, will be conducting a  Swim Clinic on Saturday March 9, 2013 at UTech pool......more....Registration Form


March 7 2013 - ASAJ has named thirty four (34) age group swimmers to represent Jamaica in competitive swimming at the CARIFTA Swimming Championships to be held here in Jamaica over the Easter weekend....more


March 7 2013 - Arising from discussions among the coaches at the technical meeting for the Mayberry High Schools and Universities meet, the afternoon section on Friday will start at 1:00pm.

 

March 6 2013 - Y-Speedos Swim Club were the winners in both the age group and masters section of the Karl Dalhouse Memorial Swim Meet. In the age group section, they scored 1042 points, to lead Tornadoes Swim Club with 843 and Marlins Swim Club on 528.

 

March 2 2013 - Y-Speedos Swim Club continues to lead all clubs as we enter the final day of the Karl Dalhouse Memorial Swim Meet. They have amassed 708 points, followed by Tornadoes Swim Club on 583 and Marlins Swim Club with 367.

 

March 1 2013 - ASAJ is hosting a Celebrity Pool Splash and Funday on Sunday March 10, 2013 at the National Stadium pool, starting at 10:00am. This public event is part of the fundraising effort towards hosting CARIFTA 2013....more

 

February 28 2013 - Y-Speedos Swim Club apologizes for the missing events list on the revised summons for the Karl Dalhouse Memorial Swim Meet. Please click here for the list of events.

 

February 23 2013 - The summons for the Open Water  Event in Discovery Bay tomorrow, Sunday February 24, 2013 is now presented....summons

 

February 20 2013 - The ASAJ is hosting an Open Water  Event in Discovery Bay on Sunday February 24, 2013. This event will serve the dual purpose of a trial to select the team for CARIFTA and as training for officials who will work the Championship....more

 

February 15 2013 - The Tornadoes Swim Club is the early leaders in the Walter Rodgers Age Group Swimming Championships. At the end of day one, they have amassed 117 points, followed by Y-Speedos Swim Club with 88 points and Camana Bay Aquatic Club on 77 points.

 

February 15 2013 - The date for selection to the CARIFTA Swimming Championships team has been extended to March 5th. The final local qualifying meet is the Karl Dalhouse meet on March 1-3, 2013

 

February 12 2013 - The updated summons for Karl Dalhouse Invitational Swim Meet has been added to the ASAJ 2013 Calendar

 

February 12 2013 - Live results will be available for the Walter Rodgers Age Group Swimming Championships throughout the meet, which starts this Thursday, February 14. ...LiveResults

 

February 11 2013 - Tha ASAJ has published the top-5 age group swimmers in each event as we prepare for selection to CARIFTA 2013

 

February 5 2013 - The Y-Speedos Karl Dalhouse Swim Meet will now be held on March 1-3, 2013. The deadline for registration and entry have been adjusted accordingly....more

 

January 31 2013 - There has been major changes to the 2013 ASAJ Calendar for the months of February and March. Please review the updated calendar, and be guided accordingly.

 

January 30 2013 - Due to uncertainties surrounding the availability of the National Stadium Pool, the Karl Dalhouse swim meet originally scheduled for February 1-3, has been postponed until further notice. This event will remain a qualifying meet for Carifta 2013. The organizers regret any inconvenience and are working to maintain the high standards we have become known for even with the challenges we face this year. The summons will be updated by Friday February 1

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January 15 2013 - It is now confirmed that the Tornadoes Sprint New Year Invitational Meet will be held at the pool at UWI, Mona....summons

 

December 21 2012 - The Swim Camp for National squad members is scheduled for December 27, 2012 to January 5, 2013.  The location for the camp will be confirmed shortly....more

 

December 20 2012 - The ASAJ has announced the members of the three  National Swim Squads for the period September 1, 2012 to February 28, 2013....more

 

December 16 2012 - Tornadoes Swim Club successfully defended the championship trophy at the CapriSun /ASAJ Christmas Open. They scored 794.5 points, followed by Y-Speedos Swim Club (593.5) and Marlins Swim Club (442).

 

December 15 2012 - Alia Atkinson did it again!! Another silver medal at the FINA World Short Course Championships, this time completing the 100m breaststroke in 1:03.80

 

December 15 2012 - Tornadoes Swim Club with 530 points continue to lead at the end of day 2 in the CapriSun /ASAJ Christmas Open. They are followed by Y-Speedos Swim Club (415) and Marlins Swim Club (312)....results

 

December 14 2012 - Follow ASAJ on Facebook as Dr Claudia Walter who is in Istanbul reports on the FINA World Short Course Championships.

 

December 14 2012 - Alia Atkinson just missed out on the medals for the 100m individual medley, finishing fourth at the FINA World Short Course Championships....more

 

December 13 2012 - Alia Atkinson qualified as the top seed for the finals of the 100m individual medley event at the FINA World Short Course Championships. This will be swam tomorrow afternoon.

 

December 13 2012 - Silver medal for Alia Atkinson at the FINA World Short Course Championships!! She finished the 50m breaststroke in 29.67, just outside her personal best time of 29.62 done yesterday....more

 

Audio link: http://livemanager.eurovision.edgesuite.net/fina/site/index.html

Result link: http://www.omegatiming.com/Competition?id=00010C010DFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFF

 

 

December 13 2012 - The CapriSun/ASAJ Christmas Open Swimming Championships is scheduled for this weekend, December 14-16. This is the first qualifying meet for next year's CARIFTA Championships....more

 

December 12 2012 - Alia Atkinson swam personal best time at the FINA World Short Course Championships to be ranked second going into the finals of the 50m breaststroke. ...more

 

December 12 2012 - The RJR Sports Foundation have nominated Alia Atkinson for the People's Choice Performance of the Year 2012 (voting information below). Lets support Alia to win this award!

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December 5 2012 - The summons for the Y-Speedos / Karl Dalhouse Memorial Swim Meet scheduled for February 1-3, 2013 has been added to the calendar.

 

December 4 2012 - The FINA Aquatics World Magazine is about to start a Readers' Column about their readers’ personal experiences related to the five aquatic disciplines. We would welcome short stories, photos from our readers. Some ideas would be: aquatics activities they participated in, stories of traditional clubs, the opening of a new pool, aquatic blogs, what the Federations and local communities are doing for the development and promotion of aquatics, few lines about our readers as athletes' parents (and/or photos of readers and their athlete children together), or pictured as fans of our Magazine or with their favourite aquatic athletes.

 

December 3 2012 - Immaculate Conception Prep School was the overall champion team at the ASAJ Prep and Primary Schools Swim Meet. Wolmers Prep School was second and Sts Peter and Paul Prep School third. Immaculate also won the top girls' school trophy while Wolmers won the equivalent for boys. Excelsior Primary School was the top primary school, and they were also awarded the Spirit Trophy....results

 

December 3 2012 - Immaculate Conception High School was the champion girls' high school team at the ISSA High Schools and Tertiary Institutions Swim Meet, beating St Andrew High School and Campion College.  The champion boys' high school team was Wolmers Boys School, just ahead of Campion College and Hillel Academy....results

 

November 27 2012 - Y-Speedos Swim Club won the Walter Lowi Swim Meet on Saturday with a score of 380 points. They were followed by Marlins Swim Club with 253 points and Tornadoes Swim Club with 236....results

 

November 15 2012 - Please note that the 6 and under swimmers in the ASAJ Prep/Primary Schools Swim Meet will be completing in 50M races and not 25M as stated in the summons. We apologize for this error.

 

October 30 2012 - The summons for the Walter Lowi, Issa High  Schools/Universities and  Christmas Open meets have been added to the 2012 Calendar.

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October 29 2012 - The Annual General Meeting of ASAJ is scheduled for Wednesday November 28 at Jamaica Olympics Association....more

 

October 29 2012 - Yona Knight-Wisdom was Jamaica’s sole representative at the World Junior Diving Championships held in Adelaine, Australia....more

 

October 3 2012 - The development meet which was scheduled for September 29 was postponed due to inclement weather. Please note that the rescheduled date is this Saturday, October 6, 2012. All other information on the summons remain the same.

 

August 1 2012 - Alia Atkinson established new national senior record in the 200m breaststroke at the London Olympic, lowering it to 2:28.77 from the previous mark of 2:29.00. This time placed her 27th overall.

 

July 30 2012 - Congratulations to Alia Atkinson on finishing fourth in the 100m breaststroke at the London Olympics in a time of 1:06.93

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July 29 2012 - Alia Atkinson swam 1:06.79 in the swim-off of the 100m breaststroke at the London Olympics and is into the finals.

 

July 29 2012 - Alia Atkinson is into the semifinals of the 100m breaststroke at the London Olympics. She won her heat in 1:07.39 (10th overall), a new personal best time and national senior record.

 

July 28 2012 - Alia Atkinson, Jamaica's sole swimming representative at the London Olympics, will begin her campaign tomorrow morning. She will compete in the 100m and 200m breaststroke and 50m freestyle events....more

 

July 8 2012 - Y-Speedos Swim Club won the inaugural TechPro and Friends Invitational Swim Meet. They scored 898 points to beat Tornadoes Swim Club (645) and Marlins Swim Club (515)....results

 

June 28 2012 - Jamaica won two gold, two silver and two bronze medals on the final day of competition at the Caribbean Island Swimming Championships, to finish with a medal tally of ten gold, thirteen silver and thirteen bronze...more

 

June 27 2012 - Jamaica won three gold, three silver and two bronze medals on day 4 of the Caribbean Island Swimming Championships in Aruba, to finish the day with a medal tally of eight gold, eleven silver and eleven bronze...more

 

June 26 2012 - Jamaica won two gold, two silver and two bronze medals on day 3 of the Caribbean Island Swimming Championships in Aruba, to finish the day with  a medal tally of five gold, eight silver and nine bronze...more

 

June 25 2012 - Jamaica won one gold, three silver and five bronze medals on day 2 of the Caribbean Island Swimming Championships in Aruba. The sole gold medal winner was Timothy Wynter in the 100m backstroke....more

 

June 23 2012 - Jamaica won two gold, three silver and two bronze medals on day 1 of the Caribbean Island Swimming Championships in Aruba. Gold medal winners were Annabella Lyn and Angara Sinclair....more

 

June 7 2012 - The summons for the Techpro and Friends Swim Meet scheduled for Saturday July 7, 2012 has been added to the calendar. Please note that the ASAJ register closes at 4:00pm next Friday, June 15th.

 

June 7 2012 - Alia Atkinson swam a personal best time of 1:08.45 in the 100m breaststroke event on the final day of the Santa Clara Grand Prix in California, USA. This bettered the FINA "A" qualifying standard of 1:08.49 for the 2012 London Olympics....more

 

June 3 2012 - All members of the National Swim Squads are invited to attend training sessions with noted Coach Bob Steele on Monday June 4 and Wednesday June 6 at 5:15am - 6:45am at the national stadium pool....more

 

May 26 2012 - Tornadoes Swim Club, with 578.5 points, ended day 2  at the Neville Alexander Memorial Swim Meet ahead of archrivals Y-Speedos Swim Club (534) and Marlin Swim Club (439).

 

May 26 2012 - Y-Speedos Swim Club leads after two sessions at the Neville Alexander Memorial Swim Meet. They have amassed 402 points, ahead of Tornadoes Swim Club on 362 and Marlin Swim Club on 283....results 

 

May 21 2012 - The ASAJ will be hosting a Winning Spirit Swim Camp on June 4-7, 2012 at the National Stadium pool. Sessions will be held for 10 & Under swimmers and 11 & Over swimmers. Space is limited and registration is 'first paid, first accepted'....more

 

May 21 2012 - Amateur Swimming Association of Jamaica has named twenty eight swimmers for the 2012 Caribbean Islands Swimming Championsips (CISC) in Aruba from Saturday June 23 to Wednesday June 27. Twenty one swimmers will participate in competitive swimming while seven will compete in synchronized swimming...more

 

May 16 2012 - Amateur Swimming Association of Jamaica is hosting a FINA Level 2 Coaches Certification Clinic from Friday, June 1 to Sunday, June 3 in Kingston. This is open to all experienced swim coaches....more  ....registration form

 

May 16 2012 - The ASAJ announces new entry fees to the Neville Alexander Memorial Swim Meet, scheduled for May 25-27, 2012....more

 

April 29 2012 - Tornadoes Swim Club had a good 3rd session at the Tornadoes Invitational Swim Meet and have now assumed the lead at the end of day 2 with 850 points. Y-Speedos Swim Club is second with 789 and Marlins Swim Club third on 582 points.

 

April 28 2012 - Y-Speedos Swim Club have extended their lead after session 2 of the Tornadoes Invitational Swim Meet. They now have 427 points, followed by Marlins Swim Club on 375 and Tornadoes Swim Club with 251.

 

April 27 2012 - Y-Speedos Swim Club with 136 points is leading after day 1 of the Tornadoes Invitational Swim Meet. Hosts Tornadoes Swim Club and Marlins Swim Club are tied second with 119 points.

 

April 16 2012 - Jamaica finished its appearance at the CARIFTA Swimming Championships  with 32 medals - 10 gold, 16 silver and 6 bronze after winning 4 gold, 6 silver and 2 bronze medals on the last day of competition....more

 

April 15 2012 - Jamaica's medal haul is now 6 gold, 10 silver and 4 bronze after earning 1 gold, 2 silver and 1 bronze on day 3 of the CARIFTA Swimming Championships. The gold medal was won by Kevaughn Campbell in the 13-14 boys 50m breaststroke event....more

 

April 14 2012 - Jamaica won 3 gold, 3 silver and 2 bronze medals on day 2 of the CARIFTA Swimming Championships. Timothy Wynter set new CARIFTA, national age group and national senior records in winning the 15-17 boys 100m backstroke. Kendese Nangle (15-17 girls) and Angara Sinclair (11-12 girls) won their respective 100m backstroke events....more

 

April 13 2012 - Jamaica won 2 gold, 5 silver and 1 bronze medals on day 1 of the CARIFTA Swimming Championships. The gold medal performances came from Angara Sinclair in the 11-12 girls 50m backstroke and the 11-12 girls (Annastazia Chin, Tiara Myrie, Annabella Lyn, Angara Sinclair) 400m freestyle relay....more

 

April 8 2012 - The 15 & Under male team and the 19 & Under female team won silver medals at the CARIFTA Waterpolo Competition. The 19 & Under male team won bronze. Kristen Jones won best defensive player and Zhoe Kelly was voted best goalkeeper for the tournament.

 

April 7 2012 - The 15 & Under male team withstood the strong challenge of Curacao in the first game of the afternoon at the CARIFTA Waterpolo Competition to book a place in the gold medal game tomorrow. The final score was 8 - 7,  with 3 goals by S. Greene, 2 each by D Bryan and S Logan and 1 by D Escoffery. In the other game, the 19 & Under female team lost narrowly to Trinidad. K Jones (3) and A Henry (1) were the scorers in the 4 - 6 result.

 

April 7 2012 - The 19 & Under female team fought valiantly in the first half, but went down 3 -10 to Trinidad this morning at the CARIFTA Waterpolo Competition. Ashley Henry scored twice and Kristen Jones once. The 19 & Under male team lost to Curacao 0 - 15.

 

April 7 2012 - Both of Jamaica's 19 & Under teams lost to
Trinidad & Tobago on the evening of day 2 of
the CARIFTA Waterpolo Competition. The final score for the female team was 4 - 12 (K Jones - 2, A Minott/T Scott-Anderson - 1 each) and the male team ended 0 - 40.

 

April 6 2012 - In this morning's session at the CARIFTA Waterpolo Competition, the Jamaica 15 & Under male team defeated Bahamas 11 - 2. David Bryan found the net 4 times with C Jones and S Greene putting in 2 each. X Philips, J Henry and S Logan scored 1 goal each. In the afternoon however, they went down 3 - 24 to Trinidad. The goal scorers were David Bryan (2) and Dominic Gordon

 

April 5 2012 - Jamaica was beaten 6 - 21 by Curacao in a 19 & Under male game at the CARIFTA Waterpolo Competition. D Donaldson, O Bullock and D Millwood scores two goals each for Jamaica.

 

April 5 2012 - Kristen Jones scored 3 goals as the 19 & Under Jamaican female team beat Trinidad and Tobago 10 - 9 in their first encounter at the CARIFTA Waterpolo Competition. A Minott, A Henry and B Thompson scored two goals each and N Garriques one.

 

April 3 2012 - The results for the SwimJamaica Sprint Meet and the Mayberry Investments Schools Meet have been added to the Results Page. The ASAJ apologizes for the delay in making the results available.

 

March 31 2012 - Tornadoes Swim Club wishes to advise that the closing date for registering with the ASAJ to participate in its 2012 meet is Thursday April 5 (at 4:00pm) since Friday is a national holiday.

 

March 2 2012 - The ASAJ has named thirty five (35) age-group swimmers to participate in the CARIFTA Swimming Championships to be held in Nassau, Bahamas in April,,.,more

 

March 1 2012 - The ASAJ has announced New Entry Fees to the National Stadium swimming pools, effective April 1, 2012. The last increase in entry fees was in 2007....more

 

February 19 2012 - Tornadoes Swim Club successfully defended the championship trophy at the Walter Rodgers Age Group Swimming Championships. Tornadoes scored 1719 points, followed by Y-Speedos Swim Club on 1101 points and Marlins Swim Club with 1055 points. As swimmers focused on qualifying for CARIFTA, outstanding performances came from A Sinclair (14 gold), B Roman (11 gold), J Black (11 gold), S Williams (10 gold), I Chang (9 gold) and K Campbell (9 gold)....results

 

February 18 2012 - With one day of competition left in the Walter Rodgers Age Group Swimming Championship, Tornadoes continue to lead, having amassed 1267 points. Y-Speedos is second with 781 points and Marlins third on 778 points.

 

February 18 2012 - After two days of competition in the Walter Rodgers Age Group Swimming Championship, Tornadoes leads with 509 points. They are followed by Y-Speedos (297), Marlins (285) and Swimaz Aquatics (227)....results

 

February 13 2012 - The Mayberry Schools swim meet is now scheduled for March 23-24, 2012. The SwimJamaica Sprint meet will therefore be held on March 17, 2012, and the cut-off date for ASAJ registration is Friday, February 24th. Entry deadline is March 2nd.

 

February 12 2012 - The top-5 ranked age group swimmers list has been updated leading up to the Walter Rodgers Age-Group Championships this weekend. Overseas based swimmers must submit their times by Sunday (Feb 19) for consideration to the CARIFTA team.

 

February 6 2012 - Y-Speedos Swim Club scored 961 points to win the Y-Speedos Karl Dalhouse Memorial Swim Meet. They were followed by Tornadoes Swim Club with 873 points and Marlins Swim Club on 667 points. Tornadoes Club won the Masters trophy....results

 

February 5 2012 - Y-Speedos Swim Club increase their lead on Tornadoes Swim Club during day 2 of the Y-Speedos Karl Dalhouse Memorial Swim Meet. They have scored 615 points, with Tornadoes second on 566 and Marlins Swim Club third with 440 points.

 

February 3 2012 - Y-Speedos Swim Club (96) leads Tornadoes Swim Club (91) and Marlins Swim Club (78) after one day of swimming in the Y-Speedos Karl Dalhouse Memorial Swim Meet. The only meet record broken was by 10 year old Britney Williams (Marlins) in the 10 & Under girls 200m freestyle event....results

 

January 30 2012 - The organisers of the Y-Speedos Karl Dalhouse Memorial Swim Meet is pleased to present the psych sheet for the meet, scheduled for this weekend....more

 

January 30 2012 - The ASAJ has issued the top-5 ranked swimmers in the 11-12, 13-14 and 15-17 age groups. This is to provide comparisons for swimmers wishing to qualify for the 2012 CARIFTA Championships. Errors and omissions should be communicated to the ASAJ Office

 

January 27 2012 - The Synchronized Swimming Meet to select members for the CARIFTA team will be held on Sunday, January 29, 2012 at the National Stadium pool....more

 

January 18 2012 - The ASAJ is hosting a Swim Judges Training Session for existing and prospective Swim Judges with special emphasis on the training of Stroke and Turn Judges on Saturday, January 21, 2012 from 10:00 a.m. through to 2:00 p.m. in the Hospitality Room on the ground floor of the National Stadium.

 

January 18 2012 - Tornadoes Swim Club will be hosting a Distance Development Meet on Saturday, January 21st. The summons is on the 2012 calendar.

 

January 16 2012 - Overseas based swimmers wishing to represent Jamaica in 2012 are being reminded that they must register with the Amateur Swimming Association of Jamaica by January 26, 2012 to be eligible for consideration.

 

January 11 2012 - Alia Atkinson is ranked among the top 100 swimmers on the FINA 2011 World Rankings in four (4) events -  50m, 100m and 200m breaststroke and the 200m individual medley....more

 

January 5 2012 - Y-Speedos Swim Club has modified the summons for the 2012 Karl Dalhouse Memorial meet. The amended summons is now on the calendar....more

 

January 5 2012 - The President of FINA extends congratulations to the new President and Executive of the Amateur Swimming Association of Jamaica....more

 

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December 18 2011 - Tornadoes Swim Club were the winners at the Christmas Open Swim Meet, scoring 1009.5 points. Swimaz Aquatic Swim Club (577.5) was second and Y-Speedos Swim Club (421) third. D'Agaene Clarke, Xavier Phillip, Breanna Roman and Timothy Wynter were the individual high performance winners at the meet.

 

December 17 2011 - At the end of day 2 of the  Christmas Open Swim Meet, Tornadoes Swim Club leads with 710 points, followed by Swimaz Aquatic Swim Club on 414 and y-Speedos Swim Club with 274....result

 

December 16 2011 - The Christmas Open Swim Meet will begin later today at the National Stadium. This is a senior level meet and has 160 swimmers from the top five local clubs participating....more

 

December 13 2011 - All members of the national swim squads are expected to attend the Christmas Training Camp to be held at the national stadium pool from December 28, 2011 to January 5, 2012. Swimmers who attain top5 finish in the 100m freestyle for each CARIFTA age group at the Christmas Open will also be included in the camp....memo...schedule

 

December 13 2011 - Hillel Prep, Iris Kelly Primary and Campion College were winners at the ASAJ Schools Synchronized Swimming Figures Development Meet at the National Stadium on Saturday, December 10th....results

 

December 12 2011 - Please note the Christmas Open Swim meet will take place from Friday December 16 to Sunday December 18. All events will be swam as timed finals. Friday's session (events 1-24) will start at 6pm while the sessions on Saturday (events 25-44) and Sunday (events 45-64) will start at 9:30am.

 

December 12 2011 - The members of the ASAJ elected a new Executive Committee at their annual general meeting on December 7. This Committee will occupy office for the period December 2011 to November 2013....more

 

November 27 2011 - Y-Speedos Swim Club defeated all challenges to win the Walter Lowi Swim Meet. They scored 988 points to better Marlins Swim Club on 833 and Tornadoes Swim Club with 502. Swimaz Aquatic Swim Club and y-Speedos share the Masters trophy....results

 

November 25 2011 - Campion College, Wolmer's Boys School and the University of the West Indies won the girls' high schools, boys' high schools and tertiary institutions sections respectively at the ISSA High Schools/Tertiary Institutions Swim Meet....results

 

November 18 2011 - Ten members of the Y-Speedos Swim Club depart today to participate in the Mike Lockwood Memorial Swim Meet in the Cayman Islands this weekend (November 18-20)....more

 

November 11 2011 - The Annual General Meeting of the Amateur Swimming Association of Jamaica will be held on December 7, 2011 at the offices of Jamaica Olympics Association, starting at 7:pm. The election of Officers for the next two years will be done at this meeting....notice

 

October 26 2011 - Please be reminded that positive check in is required for the freestyle events on Friday evening of the Dean Martin Memorial meet. Swimmers must report by 5:00pm for the 800m and by 6:10pm for the 1500m.

 

October 19 2011 - As part of the triathlon event in Montego Bay, 350 students are invited to participate in the Schools Challenge Workshop on November 12, interactive training sessions hosted by world-class athletes, triathletes, trainers and nutritionist. Transportation and meals will be provided....more

 

October 19 2011 - All Prep and Primary schools are invited to participate in the SwimJamaica Prep/Primary Schools Relays meet on November 12, 2011. See the ASAJ Calendar for details.

 

October 6 2011 - At the end of day 1 of the Jamaica's International Synchronized Swimming Championships, host club Synchro Stars are in front with  154 points, followed by Island Aquatics on 83 and Alfa with 57....more

 

October 1 2011 - FINA has published the 2012 list of Prohibited Substances and Methods. This List will become effective on January 1, 2012. Please note that the list contains new items; and be guided accordingly....letter....list

 

September 23 2011 - There will be a special SwimJamaica Instructors Clinic on Friday, September 30, 2011 at the JOA Conference Room,  9 Cunningham Avenue, Kingston 6 from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.  Instructors are encouraged to attend as the Clinic will form part of their on-going training and development.

 

.September 23 2011 - The ASAJ is hosting a National Swim Squads Training Camp at the National Stadium pool on Friday September 30 and Saturday October 1. All local squad members are required to attend....more

 

September 22 2011 - The National Swimming Squads for the next six months has been announced.  The respective club coaches will manage the training schedule for each swimmer. ...more

 

September 19 2011 - The summons for swim meets for the rest of 2011 have been added to the calendar. Please note that the format for the Walter Lowi meet has changed.

 

September 11 2011 - Matthew Chen and Breanna Roman will swim in tonight's finals at the Commonwealth Youth Games. Matthew qualified in 4th place in the 50m breaststroke and Breanna finished 7th in the 200m breaststroke.

 

September 10 2011 - Breanna Roman swam personal best times in the 50m freestyle and breaststroke events at the Commonwealth Youth Games but just missed qualifying for the finals, touching in 26.75 (9th) and 34.37 (11th) respectively.

 

September 9 2011 - Both swimmers at the Commonwealth Youth Games just missed qualifying for the finals of their respective 100m breaststroke events. Breanna Roman finished 10th and Matthew Chen in 9th position....more ....results

 

July 29 2011 - Brad Hamilton, Jamaica's sole representative at the 14th FINA World Championships in Shanghai China, broke his national senior record in the 100m butterfly, touching in 56.48s. The old mark was 56.56s....result

 

July 11 2011 - Tornadoes Swim Club was the champion team in the very competitive Tornadoes Invitational Swim Meet. They finished on 1235 points, defeating Y-Speedos which scored 1163 points and Marlins with 831....more....results

 

July 9 2011 - Tornadoes continue to lead at the end of day 2 at the Tornadoes Invitational Swim Meet. They have amassed 810 points, ahead of Y-Speedos on 702 and Marlins with 531 points.

 

July 8 2011 - Tornadoes jumped into the lead at the end of day 1, in defense of the championship trophy at the Tornadoes Invitational Swim Meet. They have scored 123 points to lead Marlins on 91 and Y-Speedos on 86....results

 

July 6 2011 - The Tornadoes Invitational Swim Meet will be held this weekend, July 8 - 10, 2011 at the National Stadium pool. It is expected to be very competitive , with some medal winners from CARIFTA and CCCAN in action.

 

July 4 2011 - Jamaica ended its campaign at the CCCAN Swimming Championships with fourteen medals, one more than their last appearance in 2007. Four national senior records and seven national age-group records were set during the week of competition. All swimmers advanced to at least one final.....more

 

July 4 2011 - Jamaica added two silver and a bronze medal to its tally on the last day of competition at the CCCAN Swimming Championships. Kendese Nangle won both silver medals - 1:05.49 (new national senior and age group records) in the 100m backstroke and 29.50 in the 50m butterfly while Timothy Wynter was third (26.22 - new national age group record) in the 50m butterfly.

 

July 2 2011 - Jamaica will contest four finals on the last day of competition at the CCCAN Swimming Championships, led by Kendese Nangle in the 50m butterfly and 100m backstroke. Timothy Wynter and Sidrell Williams will contest the 50m butterfly final and Kevaughn Campbell is in the 50m breaststroke....more

 

July 2 2011 - Timothy Wynter gave Jamaica its second gold medal on day 5 of the CCCAN Swimming Championships. He won the 200m backstroke in a record time of 2:09.55 and returned later to win the silver medal with the 400m medley relay team....more

 

July 2 2011 - Breann Campbell placed fourth in the 12 & Under synchronized solo competition at the CCCAN Swimming Championships. She scored 54.234 - 27.234 in Figures and 27.000 in the Free Routine.

 

July 1 2011 - Kendese Nangle won the silver medal in the 200m backstroke on day 4 of the CCCAN Swimming Championships. She finished the race in 2:24.05, new national senior and age group records. Other finalists last night were D'Agaene Clarke in the 50m freestyle (5th - 28.87), Dominic Walter in the 200m freestyle (6th - 2:01.12) and Antoine Young in the 100m breaststroke (8th - 1:13.20).

 

June 30 2011 - Jamaica earned a gold and two silver medals during the finals of day 3 of the CCCAN Swimming Championships. Timothy Wynter smashed the CCCAN and national senior and age group records, finishing the 50m backstroke in 26.96 for the gold medal. Silver medal winners were Breanna Roman (35.31) in the 50m breaststroke and Kendese Nangle (58.53) in the 100m freestyle....more

 

June 29 2011 - Breanna Roman was the sole medal winner on day 2 of the CCCAN Swimming Championships. She earned bronze in the 15-17 female 50m freestyle, touching in 27.59. Sidrell Williams was fifth in the 50m freestyle (25.52) and D'Agaene Clarke (1:03.12) fourth in the 100m freestyle.

 

June 28 2011 - Three swimmers have moved into the finals on day 2 of the CCCAN Swimming Championships. Breanna Roman and Sidrell Williams will contest their respective 50m freestyle finals, while young D'Agaene Clarke is in the 100m freestyle final....more

 

June 28 2011 - A Lifesavings Course is scheduled for July, 2011. It will take place on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays at UTECH, starting July 8....more

 

June 28 2011 - Jamaica gained two silver and two bronze medals on day 1 of the CCCAN Swimming Championships. Timothy Wynter improved his record performance in the 100m backstroke to 58.87, earning the silver. The other silver performance came from Kendese Nangle in the 50m backstroke. The bronze medal winners were Breanna Roman in the 200m breaststroke and Dominic Walter in the 1500m Freestyle....results

 

June 27 2011 - Three swimmers have advanced to the finals on day 1 of the CCCAN Swimming Championships. Timothy Wynter established a new national age-group record in the 100m backstroke, finishing in 59.96 in the preliminary round. The other finalists are Kendese Nangle in the 50m backstroke and Breanna Roman in the 200m breaststroke...more

 

June 20 2011 - Alia Atkinson earned the bronze medal in the 200m breaststroke, capping an outstanding performance at the 48th Sette Colli International Open Swimming Trophy Meet in Italy....more

 

June 19 2011 - Two-time Olympian, Alia Atkinson, won gold medal in the 50m breaststroke event at an international meet in Europe. She completed the event in 31.06, bettering her national senior record of 31.81....more

 

June 19 2011 - ASAJ has named ten (10) swimmers to represent Jamaica at the CCCAN Swimming Championships in Puerto Rico - 9 competitive swimmers and 1 synchronized swimmer....more

 

June 13 2011 - Captain John Eyre has resigned as President of the Amateur Swimming Association of Jamaica. Mr Martin Lyn, First Vice President, was named by the Executive Committee to assume the position until the next Annual General Meeting....more

 

June 13 2011 - Sts Peter and Paul were the winners of the Nestle Shield at the Nestle Ice-Cream Prep/Primary Schools Swimming Championships. They scored 464 points, followed by Hillel on 314 and Stella Maris with 260. Sts Peter and Paul was also the Champion Boys school while Immaculate Conception won the Girls section. The top primary school was Excelsior....results

 

June 7 2011 - All 11-12 relays (boys and girls, 200 free and 200 medley) in the Nestle Ice-Cream Prep/Primary Schools Swimming Championships will be swum as straight finals on Saturday. We are monitoring the weather, and ask that you check back here on Thursday for updates.

 

June 3 2011 - Jada Harrison has withdrawn from the synchronised swimming team to the CCCAN Championships, leaving Breann Campbell to participate only in the solo event. ...more

 

May 31 2011- Jamaica will be represented by two young synchronised swimmers (Breann Campbell and Jada Harrison) at the CCCAN Championships scheduled for Puerto Rico in June. ...more....qualifiers

 

May 28 2011- Tornadoes Swim Club (598 points) is in first place at the end of day 2 of the Neville Alexander Memorial Swim Meet. Marlins Swim Club (512) is second and Y-Speedos Swim Club (467) third.

 

May 27 2011- Marlins Swim Club take the early lead in the Neville Alexander Memorial Swim Meet. At the end of day 1, they are on 79 points, followed by Tornadoes on 75 and Y-Speedos with 53....results

 

May 19 2011- The session later today for parents of swimmers attending the Swim Camp will be held at Sports Development Foundation on Phoenix Ave. The FINA Coaches Clinic for May 21-23 will now be held at Jamaica Olympic Association on Cunningham Avenue.

 

May 13 2011- Sts Peter and Paul displayed outstanding performances at the Burger King/YMCA Swim Meet to capture the overall Championship trophy and also were the top Girls and Boys prep school. Hillel was second and Stella Maris third. Excelsior was the top primary school....results

 

May 12 2011- The ASAJ will be hosting a Swim Camp, open to all swimmers, on May 18-20. Place is limited, and will be allocated on a first come, first serve basis....more

 

April 26 2011- Jamaica finished its campaign at the XXVI CARIFTA Swimming Championships in fourth position with 561 points and 10 gold, 13 silver and 11 bronze medals....more

 

April 26 2011- Jamaica's last chance to improve its placing and medal count will rest on the  sixteen swimmers, plus six relays, in action tonight, the final night of the XXVI CARIFTA Swimming Championships....more

 

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April 25 2011- Priscilla McClure and the 13-14 boys and 15-17 girls 800m freestyle relay teams won gold medals on day 3 of the XXVI CARIFTA Swimming Championships. Jamaica is in fourth position with 421 points, having gained 3 gold, 3 silver and 3 bronze medals in the evening session....more

 

April 25 2011- Jamaica has added a gold, a silver and a bronze medal so far on the afternoon of day 3 of the XXVI CARIFTA Swimming Championships. Priscilla McClure smashed the CARIFTA and national age group record, earning gold in the 13-14 girls 50m breaststroke in 34.72.

 

April 25 2011- Sidrell Williams, in 3 events, leads Jamaica into the finals of day 3 of the XXVI CARIFTA Swimming Championships in which eighteen swimmers will be on parade. ....more

 

April 25 2011- Kendese Nangle establish new national senior and age group records in the 100m backstroke and Timothy Wynter new national age group records in the 50m butterfly and 100m backstroke on day 2 of the XXVI CARIFTA Swimming Championships. Jamaica has 4 gold, 7 silver and 6 bronze medals at the end of day 2....more

 

April 24 2011- Jamaican swimmers have established two national senior records and five national age group records during day one of the XXVI CARIFTA Swimming Championships. ....more

 

April 24 2011- Kendese Nangle and Timothy Wynter lead the eighteen swimmers into finals tonight at the XXVI CARIFTA Swimming Championships. Jamaica had finished day one in fourth position with 146 points....more

 

April 24 2011- Jamaica gained nine (9) medals - 2 gold, 4 silver and 3 bronze - on Day 1 of the XXVI CARIFTA Swimming Championships. Gold medal winners were Timothy Wynter (27.76) in the 13-14 boys 50m backstroke and the 15-17 girls (K Nangle, B Roman, A Royal-Eatmon, V Ho) in the 400m freestyle relay....more

 

April 23, 2011- Twelve swimmers advanced to the finals of Day 1 of the XXVI CARIFTA Swimming Championships. Members of the team established twenty-five personal best times in the preliminary session....more

 

April 23, 2011- Timothy Wynter set new CARIFTA and National Age-Group records in the 13-14 boys 50M backstroke as Jamaica starts its campaign in the CARIFTA Swimming Championships in Barbados....team

 

April 12, 2011- The host Federation for CARIFTA Swimming Championships has distributed the psych sheets for the meet....more

 

April 11, 2011- The Mayberry Investments Schools Swim Meet completed this weekend with some swimmers on the CARIFTA team swimming best times. University of the West Indies was the top Tertiary team, Immaculate Conception the top High School girls, Wolmers' Boys the top boys High School, Sts Peter and Paul the top Prep school and Excelsior the top Primary school....results

 

April 6, 2011- Mayberry Investments Limited presented their sponsorship cheque this morning to ASAJ representatives at the press launch of the Mayberry Schools Swim Meets scheduled for this weekend....more

 

April 1, 2011- Training schedule during April for swimmers participating in the CARIFTA Swimming Championships is now ready. Please note that tomorrow's (Saturday April 2) afternoon session is cancelled....more

 

March 21, 2011- The Mayberry Investments Schools Swim Meet has been postponed to April 8 and 9, 2011. Schools can make changes to their entries but must submit them by Friday, March 25th. The ASAJ apologizes for any inconvenience this late notice may cause.

 

March 16, 2011- Eight swimmers from the Synchro Stars Swim Club will depart Jamaica on April 6th to participate in  synchronized swimming meets in California, USA. The competitions will be held April 9-10, 2011....more

 

March 12, 2011- Training for swimmers participating in the CARIFTA Swimming Championships has been published. Please note that Wednesday's training will be held in the afternoon. Club coaches are invited to Monday morning sessions as listed....more

 

March 4, 2011- The ASAJ is pleased to announce the thirty-seven swimmers that will participate in the XXVI CARIFTA Swimming Championships in Barbados. Competitive swimming will take place April 23-26 while synchronized swimming is on April 28-May 1....list

 

March 4, 2011- Six boys' and two girls' teams will participate in the ASAJ High School's Knockout Waterpolo Competition taking place on Saturdays during March....schedule

 

February 20, 2011- Tornadoes successfully defended the age group trophy at the Walter Rodgers Age Group Championships. They ended with 1443.5 points from Marlins on 1217.5 and Y-Speedos on 996.5. Twenty-four new individual age group meet records were established. New club, Island Waves, won the masters trophy....results

 

February 19, 2011- The fourth session of the Walter Rodgers Age Group Championships was good for Tornadoes (1000.5) as they were able to extend their lead over second place Marlins (869.5). Y-Speedos is third with 689.5 points. The final session is scheduled for tomorrow....results

 

February 18, 2011- Tornadoes (362) finished day 2 of the  Walter Rodgers Age Group Championships with a slim lead over Marlins (358). Both clubs traded first place continually throughout the evening. Stingray (268.5) is in third place, with Y-Speedos (239.5) fourth.

 

February 17, 2011- The senior swimmers dived into action this evening in the Walter Rodgers Age Group Championships. At the end of day 1, Tornadoes leads with 157 points, followed by Marlins on 122 and Stingrays with 91.

 

February 15, 2011- The psych sheets for the Walter Rodgers Age Group Championships has been placed on the meet results page. This will be replaced with live results during the meet, February 17-20.

 

February 14, 2011- ASAJ expresses condolence to the family of Bill Cody (from Puerto Rico) on his passing today. His services to CCCAN and the regional aquatic community will be missed....more

 

February 14, 2011- The Top-5 Ranked Swimmers per age group have been updated to reflect swim times for the interval October 1, 2010 to February 13, 2011 (CARIFTA qualifying period ends with Age Group Champs). SC and YD times were converted to LC for the reports. Errors/omissions should be sent to the ASAJ offices....top5

 

February 7, 2011- ASAJ and FINA are hosting a Synchronized Swim Judges Clinic on February 12 & 13 at JOA Offices. SY parents, coaches, aspiring and present judges can benefit from the information to be shared by FINA Judge, Helen Eyre....more

 

February 6, 2011- Thirteen new meet records, and many personal best times, were established at the Karl Dalhouse Memorial Swim Meet. Tornadoes were the age-group champions with 1076 points, followed by Y-Speedos (964) and Marlins (923). Y-Speedos won the masters section with 45 points from Tornadoes on 27....results

 

February 5, 2011- Tornadoes Swim Club continue to lead at the end of day 2 of the Karl Dalhouse Memorial Swim Meet. They have amassed 690 points, with Y-Speedos Swim Club second with 599 and Marlins Swim Club (553) third.

 

February 4, 2011- Two meet records were broken (Sidrell Williams 13-14 male 100m fly and Alia Atkinson 15-24 female 100m fly) in the first session of the Karl Dalhouse Memorial Swim Meet. At the end of day 1, Tornadoes leads with 132 points, followed by Y-Speedos with 95 and Marlins on 87....results

 

February 4, 2011- The Karl Dalhouse Memorial Swim Meet will be posting live results throughout the meet on the Meet Results page....psych

 

February 3, 2011- Alia Atkinson (Runner-up Sportswoman of the Year 2010) is among the 361 swimmers participating in the 16th staging of the Y-Speedos hosted Karl Dalhouse Memorial Swim Meet that takes place this weekend, February 4-6....more

 

January 26, 2011- The ASAJ will be hosting another Leadership Development Seminar on Sunday, January 30, 2011. It will be held at the JOA Offices, starting at 3:00pm...more

 

January 22, 2011- The first meet of the calendar year 2011, the Tornadoes Distance Development Meet, was successfully staged this afternoon....results

 

January 22, 2011- Congratulations to Alia Atkinson on being named runner-up at the RJR National Sportsman and Sportswoman Awards for 2010. Jackie Walter was also recognized for her contribution to the sport of swimming....more

 

January 20, 2011- The ASAJ is hosting a Triangle Clinic, open to all coaches, parents, athletes and sport supporters. The clinic is scheduled for Saturday, January 22, 2011 at the JOA Offices from 9am to 12noon....more

 

January 17, 2011- Tornadoes Swim Club return from competing in the NSU Davie Nadadores Invitational Swim Meet (a senior level competition) with one gold, two silver and two bronze medals....more

 

January 14, 2011- Five swimmers from the Tornadoes Swim Club, led by national senior squad members Priscilla McClure and Timothy Wynter, will compete in the NSU Davie Nadadores Invitational Swim Meet in Florida, USA this weekend....more

 

January 13, 2011- Jamaica Anti-Doping Commission (JADCO) has published their December 2010 Quarterly Newsletter. The newsletter is a communication tool used by them in their efforts to fight against doping in all sports....more

 

January 13, 2011- Campion College and Wolmer's Girls won the 19&Under male and and female sections respectively of the High Schools Water Polo League held November/December, 2010. Wolmer's Boys won the 14&Under male section....results

 

January 3, 2011- Clubs submitting their annual 2011 registration electronically are to ensure that they include contact information in the file, and must present the athlete roster to the ASAJ Office when making payment. Swimmers wishing to participate in the Karl Dalhouse Meet must register by January 14th.

 

December 25, 2010 Peace and Joy

 

December 22, 2010 - The ASAJ is hosting a Swimming Camp for national squad members and swimmers ranked in the top five. The camp will be held December 27-31, 2010 at the National Stadium. There will also be a stroke clinic on December 30 that is open to all swimmers....camp list....schedule

 

December 20, 2010 - Immaculate Conception High, Mona Prep and Iris Gelly Primary were the champion schools in the Schools Synchronized Swimming Figures Competition on Saturday....results

 

December 20, 2010 - Tornadoes Swim Club were the winners of the Christmas Open Championships. They finished with 561 points. Marlins Swim Club (350) were second with Y-Speedos Swim Club (326.5) third. Kendese Nangle and Timothy Wynter won the awards for top swim performances....results

 

December 19, 2010 - Alia Atkinson finished eighth in the finals of the 200m Breaststroke at the 10th FINA World Swimming Championships. She was unable to repeat her semi-final race from the morning and stopped the clock at 2:25.49.

 

December 19, 2010 - Tornadoes Swim Club (406) maintain their lead over Marlins Swim Club (254) and Y-Speedos Swim Club (253.5) at the end of day 2 of the Christmas Open Championships....results

 

December 19, 2010 - Alia Atkinson continues her great form, and qualifies for the finals of the 200m Breaststroke at the 10th FINA World Swimming Championships. She touched in 2:21.65 for 6th placing. Victoria Ho swam a personal best 2:02.90 in the 200m Freestyle....more

 

December 18, 2010 - Tornadoes Swim Club take the early lead in the Christmas Open Championships. They have amassed 206 points, followed by Marlins Swim Club (123) and Y-Speedos Swim Club (122.5). Four new meet records were established in the session....results

 

December 17, 2010 - Pictures from the 10th FINA World Swimming Championships:[photogallery/photo00014369/real.htm]

 

December 17, 2010 - In the semifinals of the 100m Breaststroke at the 10th FINA World Swimming Championships, Alia Atkinson bettered her time from the heats (1:06.05), but finished ninth and therefore just missed qualifying for the finals. Tomorrow (Day 4) is a free day for both ladies.

 

December 17, 2010 - Alia Atkinson qualifies for the semifinals of the 100m Breaststroke at the 10th FINA World Swimming Championships. She easily won her heat in a time of 1:06.77. Victoria Ho was also in action, completing the 400m Freestyle in 4:27.08

 

December 16, 2010 - Alia Atkinson (30.22) finished sixth in the finals of the 50m Breaststroke at the 10th FINA World Swimming Championships. She is the first Jamaican female to compete in a final at a swimming world championship. ...more ....result

 

December 16, 2010 - Both Jamaicans were in action in the morning of Day 2 at the 10th FINA World Swimming Championships. Victoria Ho competed in the 800m Freestyle, clocking 9:15.45, just off her personal best time. Alia Atkinson swam in the 100m IM, posting a time of  1:04.64....more

 

December 15, 2010 - Alia Atkinson qualifies for the finals of the 50m Breaststroke at the 10th FINA World Swimming Championships. She lowered her time from this morning, stopping the clock at 30.19....more

 

December 15, 2010 - Alia Atkinson advances to the semifinals of the 50m Breaststroke at the 10th FINA World Swimming Championships. She completed the 2-lap event in 30.44 sec which is the 6th fastest time coming out of the heats....more

 

December 14, 2010 - The annual Swim Camp for National Squad members, and swimmers ranked in the Top-5, will be held on December 27-30, 2010 at the National Stadium pool. The schedule will be provided shortly.

 

December 13, 2010 - Jamaica's team to the 10th FINA World Swimming Championships has arrived in Dubai. The team consists of Alia Atkinson and Victoria Ho, with Angela Chuck as Manager/Coach. Alia will be the first swimmer in action, in her pet event - 50m Breaststroke, on day 1....more

 

December 7, 2010 - Sixty-two swimmers are included in the national swimming senior, junior and development squads for the next six months....lists

 

December 7, 2010 - The ASAJ is seeking an Interim Technical Director, Swimming to be responsible for developing and managing the Association’s competitive junior and senior swimming programs. Application deadline is December 10, 2010....more

 

December 4, 2010 - Hillel Prep School (with 1002 points) was the overall champion team at the ASAJ Prep/Primary Schools Swim Meet. Sts Peter and Paul Prep was second and Stella Maris Prep third. Hillel was also the winner of the boys' section while Immaculate Prep took the girls' section. The top primary school was Excelsior Primary....results

 

December 2, 2010 - The ASAJ Annual General Meeting was postponed yesterday because of a lack of quorum. The meeting is now scheduled for next week Wednesday, December 8, 2010 at the JDF Airwing Audio-Visual Room, starting at 7:00pm.

 

November 27, 2010 - Tornadoes Swim Club won both the age group and masters sections of the Walter Lowi Sprint Classic. Marlins Swim Club was second in the age group section and Y-Speedos Swim Club third. Y-Speedos finished second in the masters competition....results

 

November 27, 2010 - In the annual ISSA High Schools / Universities Swim Meet, Immaculate won the Female High Schools section, Wolmer's Boys won the Male High Schools section and The University of the West Indies was the champion university team....results

 

November 18, 2010 - The games scheduled for Saturday November 20th in the Secondary Schools Waterpolo League will be played at the National Stadium pool. Please use Gate E-10 (by Nannyville) to enter the Complex.

 

November 16, 2010 - The Dubai Organizers of the 10th FINA World Swimming Championships, held their first swim meet in the new Sports Complex....more

 

November 16, 2010 - The technical meeting for the ASAJ Prep/Primary Schools Swim Meet will be held on Thursday November 25th.

 

November 13, 2010 - Tornadoes won the ASAJ Pre-Masters / Masters Series meet, scoring 257 points. Y-Speedos was second with 140 points and Swimaz Aquatics third with 20. Dell Wong (y-Speedos) was voted the most outstanding participant by her fellow swimmers, and won one month free membership at Cuthbert's Gym....results

 

November 12, 2010 - The ASAJ is hosting a swim meet in the Pre-Masters/Masters Series on Saturday, November 13th at Bournemouth Bath, starting at 2:30pm. Swimmers of all level, 18 years and older, are invited to participate....more

 

November 11, 2010 - The ASAJ is hosting a Leadership Training Seminar as one in a series of educational opportunities provided for current and aspiring leaders of the aquatic sports. The seminar will be held at Jamaica Olympic Association on Sunday November 28, 2010, starting at 4:00pm....more

 

November 9, 2010 - The annual ISSA High Schools and Tertiary Institutions Swim Meet has been rescheduled to Friday, November 26, 2010 at the National Stadium Pool, with the technical meeting set for Monday November 22nd at SDF starting at 9:30am. All other information remains as on the original summons. Please note that the deadline for submitting entries of Wednesday November 17th must be met to facilitate timely processing for the technical meeting.

 

November 8, 2010 - A corrected version of the summons for the Walter Lowi Sprints Meet has been posted. Events 9/10 was changed from 100m backstroke to 50m butterfly for the 9-10 age group....summons

 

November 8, 2010 - To assist swimmers and coaches in their preparation for CARIFTA 2011, the ASAJ have begun to publish the age-group's top five rankings, using times achieved after October 1, 2010. This will be updated after each local meet. Omissions and errors should be reported to ASAJ at asaj@cwjamaica.com....rankings

 

November 1, 2010 - FINA has approved three local competitions as qualifying events for the 14th FINA World Championship scheduled for Shanghai in 2011. Swimmers can achieve the FINA "A" or "B" times at the Christmas Open (Dec 2010), Karl Dalhouse Memorial (Feb 2011) and Walter Rodgers Age Group (Feb 2011) meets.

 

October 31, 2010 - Tornadoes Swim Club were winners of the Age-Group section and Y-Speedos Swim Club in the Masters section of the Dean Martin Memorial Swim Classic. Cameron Brown, Angara Sinclair, Joseph Black, Kevaughn Campbell, Kristen Jones and Kadian Ingleton earned both performance and achievement trophies in their respective age group categories.

 

October 30, 2010 - Tornadoes Swim Club, with 331 points, continues to lead at the end of day 2 in the Dean Martin Memorial Swim Classic. Y-Speedos Swim Club is second with 258 points, followed by Marlins Swim Club at 221....results

 

October 29, 2010 - After the long distance freestyle events (800m/1500m) in Session 1 of the Dean Martin Memorial Swim Classic, Tornadoes Swim Club (22 points) is just ahead of Y-Speedos Swim Club (16 points). Marlins Swim Club is third.

 

October 28, 2010 - ASAJ Executives, Club Coaches and Meet Officials are required to use Gate E10 (by Nannyville) for entrance to the swimming pool for the Dean Martin Memorial Swim Classic this weekend. Other patrons are asked to utilize paid parking in the main car park.

Entry fees for the meet is $200 per session for adults ($100 for Friday evening) and $50 per session for school children. Season pass will be available for $500.

 

October 22, 2010 - Please note that entrance to the National Stadium pool on Saturday October 23 will be via Gate #1(opposite the Police Station).

 

October 21, 2010 - The Iberostar Open Water Swim, which is endorsed by the ASAJ, will take place on Saturday October 23, 2010. Members of the national swim squads and other interested ASAJ registered swimmers are encouraged to participate. A bus will be leaving the National Stadium at 8:00am that morning....more

 

October 20, 2010 - Please note that the start time for the Development Meet on Saturday, October 23 is 3:00pm and not 6:00pm as previously posted.

 

October 13, 2010 - Hosts Synchro Stars were the overall winner at the Claro Jamaica International Synchronized Swimming Championships, amassing 162 points. The other Jamaican team, Island Aquatics Synchro scored 91 points for 5th position....results

 

October 12, 2010 - Jamaica's synchronized swimmers were on show last weekend at the Claro Jamaica International Synchronized Swimming Championships. Outstanding solo performances came from Michelle-Ann Gabbadon - IAS (16-18 age group), Alexandria Hinds - IAS (13-15 age group), Jamielyn Shaw - IAS (12&U age group), Analiese Minott - IAS (16-18 intermediate), Monique Watson - SS and T'Neil Gooden - SS (12&U Novice)

 

October 6, 2010 - The ASAJ is hosting a Synchro Open Forum at the Knutsford Court Hotel on Thursday, October 7th from 7:30pm to 9:00pm. While the focus will be mainly SY, many of the principles apply to the other disciplines, and will be useful information for anyone wanting to develop aquatics sports at the National or Club level.

 

October 5, 2010 - The summons for the Dean Martin Memorial Swim Meet has been added to the calendar. Please note that the closing date for ASAJ registration is this Friday, October 8th.

 

October 4, 2010 - On the first day of swimming at the 2010 Commonwealth Games, Alia Atkinson set a new national record in the 50m Breaststroke of 32.13, and will swim in the finals tomorrow. Victoria Ho did a personal record of 2:08.49 in the 200m Freestyle and Alexia Royal-Eatmon touched in 31.09 in the 50m Butterfly....more

 

October 1, 2010 - The FINA Judges Clinic and Evaluation for synchronized swimming judges take place from October 5-9, 2010 at the Jamaica Olympic Association. The main presenter is noted FINA Evaluator, Barbara McNamee....more

  

September 25, 2010 - The Development Meet scheduled for today is cancelled. We apology for any inconvenience this late notice may cause.

 

September 21, 2010 - The Development Meet scheduled for Saturday, September 25th will now start at 3:00pm. As a result, the Timekeeper Training is rescheduled to start at 1:30pm....summons

 

September 15, 2010 - Notice is hereby given that the next Annual General Meeting of the Amateur Swimming Association of Jamaica will be held on Wednesday, October 6, 2010 at JDF Air Wing, Up Park Camp, starting at 7:00pm. The agenda include the presentation of the Audited Financial Statement and the Election of Officers for 2009-2011.

 

September 15, 2010 - ASAJ announces that it will be conducting three (3) training sessions for swim judges during September. These are open to beginners and as refresher for experienced persons interested in working as synchronized swim judges and swim judges (stroke/turn and timekeeping) at local meets.

 

.September 9, 2010 - Please note that the planned training sessions for swim judges on Saturday September 11th and 18th will be held at the Sports Development Foundation on Phoenix Avenue.

 

September 9, 2010 - The Masters Swimming Group will be hosting a meeting/social to discuss ideas for improving the programme on September 11th at Jamaica Olympic Association, starting at 4:00pm....more

 

August 31, 2010 - ASAJ conveys condolence to the Peat family on the passing of Dwight Peat. Dwight was an active volunteer with both the ASAJ and y-Speedos Swim Club....more

 

August 30, 2010 - Synchro Stars will be hosting a press conference to announce the Jamaica International Synchronized Swimming Championships scheduled for October 7-9, 2010. The launch will be held at Knutsford Court Hotel on Tuesday August 31st, starting at 11:00am....more

 

August 30, 2010 - Jamielya Shaw of Island Aquatics Synchronized Swimming Club will participate in the UANA Pan-American Age Group Synchronized Swimming Championships in Lima, Peru from September 1-5, 2010....more

 

August 15, 2010 - On day 1 of swimming at the Youth Olympic Games, Kendese Nangle swam a PR of 1:06.43 in the 100m Backstroke, bettering the previous  15-17 national age group record of 1:06.51.

 

July 23, 2010 - All three finalists on the last day of swimming at the CAC Games lowered their national senior records set in the preliminaries. Alia Atkinson won another gold medal, stopping the clock at 31.91 in the 50m breaststroke, while Natasha Moodie finished the 50m freestyle in 25.69 and the men 400m medley relay did 3:59.68....results

 

July 23, 2010 - Natasha Moodie, Alia Atkinson and the men 400m medley relay will be in action this evening at the CAC Games finals. Natasha qualified for the 50m freestyle in 25.79s, erasing her old national senior record of 25.95. Alia continued her great form in stopping the clock at 32.38 in the 50m breaststroke, setting new national senior and meet records. The relay team lowered the 26 year-old national senior record, touching in 4:03.34.

 

July 23, 2010 - Jamaica's men and women 400m freestyle relays at the CAC Games reached the finals on Wednesday and Thursday evening respectively. In the preliminary session, Brad Hamilton (25.94) set a new senior national record in the 50m butterfly, erasing the old mark of 26.68.

 

July 20, 2010 - Alia Atkinson set another meet and national senior record on day 3 of the CAC Games. She stroke gold in the 100m breaststroke, stopping the clock at 1:10.25. The women 400m medley relay lowered the national senior record to 4:20.93 in finishing in fifth position....results

 

July 20, 2010 - Alia Atkinson (100m breaststroke - 1:11.62) and the women 400m medley relay (4:24.69, new national senior record) will represent Jamaica in the finals of Day 3 at the CAC Games. Dominic Walter set new national 15-17 age group and senior records (8:54.16) in the 800m freestyle.

 

July 19, 2010 - Jamaica added another gold medal to its tally when Alia Atkinson established a new meet record of 2:17.31, and lowered her national senior record, in the women 200m Individual Medley at the CAC Games. Natasha Moodie and Brad Hamilton finished fifth and sixth respectively in their events....results

 

July 19, 2010 - Alia Atkinson leads a trio of swimmers who have moved on to the finals of day2 at the CAC Games, each establishing new national senior records. Alia leads the qualifiers in the 200m IM with 2:19.65, bettering her own previous mark of 2:21.69. Brad Hamilton qualified for the 50m breaststroke with 29.38, erasing his previous record of 29.40 while Natasha Moodie stopped the clock at 57.18 in the 100m freestyle, erasing the old mark of 57.21.

 

July 19, 2010 - Alia Atkinson won Jamaica's first medal at the CAC Games that started yesterday.  She mined gold in the women 200m breaststroke in a meet record time of 2:30.99. Brad Hamilton and Victoria Ho also made finals in their events....results

 

July 12, 2010 - Tornadoes Swim Club were the winners of their Tornadoes Invitational Swim Meet, scoring 1646 points. They were followed by Y-Speedos on 1146 and Swimaz Aquatics with 367.50. Sixteen meet records were broken, with Kevaughn Campbell from Swimaz Aquatics swim club accounting for three. ...more....results

 

July 7, 2010 - Swimmers, Coaches, Patrons to the Tornadoes Invitational Swim Meet, please note that Sunday's session will start at 8:00 am and events 83/84 (10&U 100m Freestyle) will be swam on Friday evening.

 

July 3, 2010 - Jamaica finished in fifth position (353 points) in swimming at the Caribbean Islands Swimming Championships. They returned today with 3 gold, 12 silver and 11 bronze medals. Kevaughn Campbell (11-12 boys) set new CISC and national age group records in winning the 50M and 100M breaststroke events. He was also first in the 200M breaststroke. Dominic Walter and Timothy Wynter also established new national records...more

 

July 1, 2010 - The 19 & Under male waterpolo team will be playing Cuba on Friday in the bronze medal game at the Caribbean Islands Swimming Championships now underway in Havana, Cuba.

 

June 28, 2010 - Island Aquatics Synchro club will be hosting a Synchro Summer Splash Camp in July and August, to be conducted by visiting Canadian coach Nina Makuch. The camp caters to all skill levels, and will include dancing, cheerleading and gymnastics....more....flyer

 

June 22, 2010 - Alia Atkinson, a member of Jamaica's team to the CAC games this summer, showed great form in gaining gold and silver medals on day two of the Texas Senior Circuit meet last Saturday....more

 

June 16, 2010 - IPL has advised that patrons to the pool should use gate E10 (Nannyville entrance) from June 17 - 20. ....more

 

June 16, 2010 - Clubs wishing to participate in the Tornadoes Club Swim Meet in July are being reminded that the ASAJ register closes at 4:00pm this Friday, June 18.

 

June 10, 2010 - Schools participating in the Nestle Ice-cream Schools meet, please note that events 29/30 and 51/52 (the 11 - 12 relays) will be swam as straight finals on Saturday.

 

June 9, 2010 - Three (3) swimmers participated in the 2010 CISC Synchronized Swimming Trials which was held at the  National Stadium Pool on Saturday, June 5....results

 

June 7, 2010 - Patrons to the Nestle Ice-cream Schools meet this weekend will be required to use the main carpark at the National Stadium. The cost for the day is $200 per vehicle.

 

June 7, 2010 - Tornadoes Swim Club won both the age-group and masters section of the Neville Alexander Memorial Swim Meet. In the age-group section, Tornadoes scored 1059.5 points, followed by y-Speedos (719) and Marlins (697). Tornadoes (50) lead y-Speedos (36) in the masters section. Eight (8) new meet records were established....results

 

June 5, 2010 - Tornadoes, with 696.5 points, have extended their lead at the end of day 2 of the Neville Alexander Memorial Swim Meet. y-Speedos is second with 494 point, and Marlins third on 437....results

 

June 5, 2010 - Tornadoes Swim Club continue to lead after two sessions of the Neville Alexander Memorial Swim Meet. They have 476 points, followed by y-Speedos on 315 and Marlins with 313. ....results

 

June 4, 2010 - Tornadoes Swim Club jumped to the lead after the first session of the Neville Alexander Memorial Swim Meet. They have 130 points, followed by y-Speedos on 59 and Marlins with 38. A new meet record was established by Kevaughn Campbell (30.03) in the Boys 11-12 50M Fly....results

 




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