Welcome to Gateshead and Whickham Swimming Club

100+ years of competitive swimming.


Message from our Head Coach

At Team GAW our focus is to enable all our athletes to fulfil their individual potential in a safe and rewarding environment.Β 

Our coaching team are highly motivated, progressive, and enthusiastic in their delivery of a superior skill based approach to competitive swimming.Β 

This is very much in keeping with the club’s ethos, and provides the foundation for continued success on a county, regional and national level.

Paul Armstrong

Our Coaching Team

Ross Bradley

Bob Hogg

Carole Holgate

Martin Connelly

Kirsten Cameron

Karen McCallum

Joan Edwards

Louise Patrick

Leighanne Langan

Phil Nicholson

Junior Coaches in development

Hannah Brown

Kirsten Dobbison

Charlotte Grant


Friends of Team GAW


Some superb level X and Friday night racing across the whole club this evening! Back for more level X tomorrow afternoon. Keep up the good work everyone! #TeamGAW pic.twitter.com/XGokBMSDp6

About 5 days ago from Gateshead and Whickham Swimming's Twitter via Twitter for iPhone

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