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STAnd up for swimming

In response to the crippling swimming teacher shortage in the UK, STA say it’s time to STAnd Up for Swimming and is pledging tens of thousands of charity funds in 2022 to train many hundreds of new swimming teachers around the UK, in England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland.

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