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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.

All Good Things Come To An End … Our Head Coach is hanging up his fins

For more information on this and to find out about the future plans that have been put in place, please click here to read more from Club Chairman, Martin Connelly.


British and Swim England Nationals Report 2018

Congratulations to all seven of our swimmers who competed at the British Swimming Championships and the Swim England National Meet.

Read the full report here.





TEAM GAW Coach Smashes British Records Masters

Competitive Development Coach Joan Edwards has set the competition standard for her young athletes.

Read more here.



Three GAW athletes receiving help to further coaching careers

As part of our club long term Teacher and Coach development plan, three of our athletes have been selected for financial support in their Coaching and Teaching career.


Read more here.



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