NEW: Middlesbrough Meet (17th & 18th December 2022)

NEW – Middlesbrough Meet (17th & 18th December 2022)

Where’s it at?

The venue for this event is The Neptune, Ormesby Rd, Middlesbrough. TS3 7RP

Directions
Who’s it for?

This event is aimed at Groups 3, 4 and 5 who HAVE NOT swum faster than the Qualifying Times (QT’s)

PLEASE SEE YOUR COACH FOR SELECTED SWIMS

Qualifying Times
Age as at?

18th December 2022

What’s the cost?

£6.00 per event

When’s the closing date?

Friday 21st October 2022

How do I complete a gala entry?

Log in to your Club Organiser (CO) Account:

  • Scroll to the bottom of your dashboard
  • Select the gala you would like to enter
  • Select and pay for your swims
Club Organiser (CO)
Gala Info, Files and Links

A list of Events, Conditions and QT’s can be found in the Information Pack provided by Middlesbrough ASC

GALA INFO UPDATE

When more information becomes available, follow the link(s) below:

Information Pack
Please Note

It is the responsibility of the swimmer/parent to notify the coach/poolside helper of any issues in advance of the sessions. This includes withdrawals and requests to attend after the official warm-up per session.

NEW: BOSSS Winter Festival (Friday 14 to Sunday 16th October 2022)

Welcome to Gateshead and Whickham Swimming Club

100+ years of competitive swimming.


NEW: BOSSS Winter Festival (Friday 14th – Sunday 16th October 2022)

Where’s it at?

The venue for this event is Billingham Forum, TS23 2LJ

Directions
Who’s it for?

This event is aimed at all squads from JAG1 up for swimmers who HAVE swum as fast as or faster than the Qualifying Times (QT’s).

Please see the conditions document for full details.

PLEASE SEE YOUR COACH FOR SELECTED SWIMS

Qualifying Times
Age as at?

16th October 2022

What’s the cost?

Per Swim £7.00 (all swims up to 200m)
Per Swim £9.00 (for 400m)

When’s the closing date?

Midnight, Friday 23rd September 2022

How do I complete a gala entry?

Once you have been notified by your squad rep, log in to your Club Organiser (CO) Account:

  • Scroll to the bottom of your dashboard
  • Select the gala you would like to enter
  • Select and pay for your swims
Club Organiser (CO)
Gala Info, Files and Links

A list of Events, Conditions and QT’s can be found in the Information Pack provided by BOSSS.

GALA INFO UPDATE

When more information becomes available, follow the link(s) below:

Information Pack
Please Note

It is the responsibility of the swimmer/parent to notify the coach/poolside helper of any issues in advance of the sessions. This includes withdrawals and requests to attend after the official warm-up per session.

RESULTS: Gateshead & Whickham Autumn Meet (23rd & 25th September 2022)

RESULTS: Gateshead & Whickham Autumn Meet (Friday 23rd and Sunday 25th September 2022)

Where’s it at?

The venue for this event is Dunston Leisure Centre, Dunston Bank, Gateshead. NE11 9PY

Directions
Who’s it for?

This event is aimed at all squads / swimmers who HAVE NOT swum faster than the Qualifying Times (QT’s)

PLEASE SEE YOUR COACH FOR SELECTED SWIMS

Qualifying Times
Age as at?

25th September 2022

What’s the cost?

£6.50 per event

When’s the closing date?

Friday 19th August 2022

How do I complete a gala entry?

Once you have been notified by your squad rep, log in to your Club Organiser (CO) Account:

  • Scroll to the bottom of your dashboard
  • Select the gala you would like to enter
  • Select and pay for your swims
Club Organiser (CO)
Gala Info, Files and Links

A list of Events, Conditions and QT’s can be found in the Information Pack provided by Gateshead & Whickham ASC

GALA INFO UPDATE

When more information becomes available, follow the link(s) below:

Warm-up times

  • Friday (pm): 5:30 for a 6:15 start
  • Sunday (am): 8:30 for a 9:30 start
  • Sunday (pm): 12:00 for a 1:00 start
Information Pack
Please Note

It is the responsibility of the swimmer/parent to notify the coach/poolside helper of any issues in advance of the sessions. This includes withdrawals and requests to attend after the official warm-up per session.

News letter

Welcome to Gateshead and Whickham Swimming Club

100+ years of competitive swimming.


News letter

Read our latest news letter here for any club updates, coaches latest and new contacts.

Summer Break

Welcome to Gateshead and Whickham Swimming Club

100+ years of competitive swimming.


Summer Break

We are closing for our summer break from Monday 8th August until Sunday 21st August.

Enjoy the break!


Can you help run our club?

Welcome to Gateshead and Whickham Swimming Club

100+ years of competitive swimming.


Can you help run our club?

We are currently looking to fill the following posts:

  • Club Secretary
  • Club Welfare Officer
  • Operations co-ordinator

More information about these roles can be found here.

If you are interested in joining the team, please get in touch with Stevie our chairman to discuss what is involved at clubchair@gawswim.org.uk.   

Volunteers needed for our home gala

Welcome to Gateshead and Whickham Swimming Club

100+ years of competitive swimming.


Volunteers needed for our home gala

Our home gala is taking place on July 16 and 17 and it would be great to have as many people involved as possible to help make this a great success.

If you are interested in helping out, whether it is donating raffle prizes or helping out on the weekend please get in touch with Jill at jillbarrett@gawswim.org.uk

Thank you!

RESULTS: Gateshead & Whickham Summer Meet (16th and 17th July)

Welcome to Gateshead and Whickham Swimming Club

100+ years of competitive swimming.


RESULTS: Gateshead & Whickham Summer Meet (16th – 17th July 2022)

Where’s it at?

The venue for this event is Dunston Leisure Centre, Dunston Bank, Gateshead. NE11 9PY

Directions
Who’s it for?

This event is aimed at all squads / swimmers who HAVE NOT swum faster than the Qualifying Times (QT’s)

PLEASE SEE YOUR COACH FOR SELECTED SWIMS

Qualifying Times
Age as at?

17th July 2022

What’s the cost?

£6.50 per event

When’s the closing date?

Midnight, Saturday 4th June

How do I complete a gala entry?

Once you have been notified by your squad rep, log in to your Club Organiser (CO) Account:

  • Scroll to the bottom of your dashboard
  • Select the gala you would like to enter
  • Select and pay for your swims
Club Organiser (CO)
Gala Info, Files and Links

A list of Events, Conditions and QT’s can be found in the Information Pack provided by Gateshead & Whickham ASC

GALA INFO UPDATE

When more information becomes available, follow the link(s) below:

Information Pack
Please Note

It is the responsibility of the swimmer/parent to notify the coach/poolside helper of any issues in advance of the sessions. This includes withdrawals and requests to attend after the official warm-up per session.

RESULTS – Middlesbrough June Meet (11th – 12th June)

RESULTS – Middlesbrough June Meet   (11th – 12th June 2022)

Where’s it at?

The venue for this event is The Neptune Ormesby Rd, Middlesbrough. TS3 7RP

Directions
Who’s it for?

This event is aimed at the following squads where swimmers HAVE NOT swum faster than the Qualifying Times (QT’s)

  • PYS 1 & 2
  • JAG 1 & 2
  • Competitive Development
  • YSD

PLEASE SEE YOUR COACH FOR SELECTED SWIMS

Qualifying Times
Age as at?

12th June 2022

What’s the cost?

£6.00 per event

When’s the closing date?

Midnight, Tuesday 10th May 2022

How do I complete a gala entry?

When notified by your Squad Rep, log in to your Club Organiser (CO) Account:

  • Scroll to the bottom of your dashboard
  • Select the gala you would like to enter
  • Select and pay for your swims
Club Organiser (CO)
Gala Info, Files and Links

A list of Events, Conditions and QT’s can be found in the Information Pack provided by  Middlesbrough ASC

GALA INFO UPDATE
Tickets

Tickets for the weekend will be available on the ‘Eventbrite’ site, a link for which can be found below:

Saturday Tickets

Sunday Tickets

Or, alternatively, search for ‘MASC June gala’ on the Eventbrite website.

Tickets will be sold on a first come/first served basis and are limited to 1 per swimmer. This will be closely monitored and anyone found to have purchased more than one ticket will have there additional tickets cancelled. Please note, spectator numbers are as set by the pool operator. Cash for the tickets will be taken on the door and wristbands will be issued.

Wristbands can be shared with other parents/guardians who are not lucky enough to get a ticket for entry poolside. Should you be leaving the gala early or letting another parent in to watch their swimmer, please pass on the wristband for use. Only those in possession of a wristband will be permitted entry poolside. Tickets are priced at £6 per day (£3 concessions) and will go on sale on Friday, 27th May @ 6pm. Ticket sales will close on Weds, 8th June @ 6pm and any unsold tickets will be available on the door on a first come, first served basis.


Programme

A copy of the event programme can be found here


Live Results

We will be running a Live Results service for the gala.

Please circulate to all who may be attending for the weekend.


When more information becomes available, follow the link(s) below:

https://www.gawswim.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/06/MASC-2022-June-Meet-Results.pdf

Information Pack
Please Note

It is the responsibility of the swimmer/parent to notify the coach/poolside helper of any issues in advance of the sessions. This includes withdrawals and requests to attend after the official warm-up per session.

Durham ASC Open Sprint Meet (Sunday 22nd May 2022)

Welcome to Gateshead and Whickham Swimming Club

100+ years of competitive swimming.


CLOSED – Durham ASC Open Sprint Meet (Sunday 22nd May 2022)

Where’s it at?

The venue for this event is Freeman’s Quay Leisure Centre, Durham. DH1 1SW

Directions
Who’s it for?

This event is aimed at all squads / swimmers who HAVE NOT swum faster than the Qualifying Times (QT’s)

PLEASE SEE YOUR COACH FOR SELECTED SWIMS

Qualifying Times
Age as at?

22nd May 2022

What’s the cost?

£6.25 per event (Total cost is £25)

All 50m strokes must be selected

When’s the closing date?

Midnight, Thursday 21st April 2022

How do I complete a gala entry?

Log in to your Club Organiser (CO) Account:

  • Scroll to the bottom of your dashboard
  • Select the gala you would like to enter
  • Select and pay for your swims
Club Organiser (CO)
Gala Info, Files and Links

A list of Events, Conditions and QT’s can be found in the Information Pack provided by Durham ASC

GALA INFO UPDATE
  • Tom will be with the kids as Coach
  • Either Colin or Talia will be poolside.
  • Can the kids please get there for 7.30am for an 8am warm up.

Please note: there are finals at this gala that start at 16.30.

If your swimmer doesn’t make a final you are obviously free to leave but if there are any GAW swimmers in the finals and swimmers want to stay to cheer them on then all the merrier.

When more information becomes available, follow the link(s) below:

Information Pack
Please Note

It is the responsibility of the swimmer/parent to notify the coach/poolside helper of any issues in advance of the sessions. This includes withdrawals and requests to attend after the official warm-up per session.


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