7th and 8th April 2018
Gateshead and Whickham Amateur Swimming Club
Based in the North East Of England, supporting competitive swimming and swimming for fun.
To find out more about the club and how to join click here.
GAW Athletes Selected to attend County Development Camps
Scottish Open Short Course Nationals Report 2017
Six swimmers from Coach Nesworthy’s Youth Senior Performance Group qualified for this year’s top-class 3-day Scottish short course championships.
- Sarah March
- Sarah “Tigger” Wright
- Zoe “Zippy” Price
- Adam Morkot
- Sam Pashley
- James “Hamez” Strickland
The event was held at the Royal Commonwealth Pool Edinburgh from the 8th to the 10th December and there were some great performances.
Hearts Premier Age Group Open
In what was a lot of swimmer’s first experience of a stay-away (parent free) gala, the team put in some fantastic performances, posting a collective 125 personal best times and collecting almost as many medals!
Full report here
National County Team Championships
Ryan Zhao was representing N&D in the ‘National County Teams Championships’. The competition involved 40 counties from across the UK in two divisions and pitted each county’s top 12-13yr, 14-15yr, and 16-17yrs swimmers against each other. N&D competed in Division 1.