The funds raised from the cake sale and latest bag pack were used to buy an underwater camera. The camera is going to be a vital aid to enable our team to further enhance the coaching offered during training sessions.
Our cake sale at Gateshead Leisure Centre (21st March) raised a magnificent £230 for the Club. The driving force (roughly translated this means whinging teenagers!!) behind the sale were Zoe Price and James Strickland – well done and thanks to both of them. They have asked me to pass on their thanks to a number of […]
The Club are pleased to announce the launch of our new online submission method for gala entries. This method includes e-commence which not only enables the electronic submission of gala entries, but also enables payment via debit or credit cards for the first time The introduction of this new method offers lots of benefits to […]
Did you know that whenever you buy anything online – from your weekly shop to your annual holiday – you could be collecting free donations for Gateshead and Whickham ASC? There are over 3,000 shops and sites on board ready to make a donation, including Amazon, John Lewis, Aviva, thetrainline and Sainsbury’s – it doesn’t […]
The ASA are currently in the process of revamping the www.swimming.org/asa part of our website. As part of this work, the digital team has created a short survey and would like as many people as possible to complete. The answers will help the ASA understand how the site is currently used and how it can be […]
One of the Club’s sponsors – Rotary Club of Whickham – have a couple of clothes banks in the west Gateshead area. All proceeds raised go back into the local community. If you have any old clothes lying about, please consider dropping them in to these banks, thank you. The Clothing banks are located: The Coachman, […]
Hi everyone, Friends of Gateshead and Whickham is a new initiative to try and develop a new income stream for the Club. As you are aware, finances are never far away from the top of the agenda and this has every chance of helping us remain stable and operating at the increasingly high competitive level […]
GAW have an affiliation scheme with NESS swimwear. Visitors to North East galas (including our own hosted events) will be familiar with NESS Swimwear and service they provide. The affiliation scheme strengthens the already close working relationship between the club and NESS. The scheme is very simple, any purchases made online via the NESS Swimwear website (www.nessswimwear.co.uk) will […]