DASC SWIMMING UPDATES
Gala entries fopr Sunderland Summer Splash Gala to be held on 8&9 July at Sunderland Aquatic Centre are invited from from Top, A1, A2 & A3 squads by Tuesday 6 June at 7.30pm
Gala Information and Entry Form
Many thanks to everyone who helped in any way at the recent Club Gala, especially Carol Bottomley for saving the day.
Congratulations to the swimmers on some fast swimming and exciting racing, with an amazing 12 new club gala records being set on the night.
See Club Gala page for results
See Diddy League page for information about DL training for the next 4 weeks.
The DL Division 2 final will be held at Tynemouth Pool on Sunday 11 June, 12.00noon warm-up (to include team parade), gala start at 12.45pm. Team selection to be announced.
DASC Newsletter (May 17)
Diddy League Training on Sat 13 May is cancelled because of Wear Valley Gala. More information about the DL training rota to follow.
Training Programme from 2 May 2017
The DASC AGM took place on 27 April. Thank you to those who attended. If anyone would like a copy of the annual reports, please see Jane Teague.
Laurence Murray, who has been the Club Chairman for 8 years, stood down from the role at the AGM and Les Mooney has taken over the role.
See Swimming News page for photos of the presentation to Laurence at the AGM on behalf of DASC.
AGM page updated
DASC Committee page updated
Forthcoming Galas page updated
There will be no training on Bank Holiday Mondays in May - 1st and 29th May.
The next Club Swim Shops will be held on 2 and 23 May
Congratulations to Alice Day from Top squad, who has just competed in the Welsh Long Course (Closed) National Championships at Swansea. She competed in 5 events in the 13/14 age group, finishing 7th on 400m Freestyle and 8th on 800m Freestyle. Well done. See Swimming News page
DASC Times from Sunderland National Qualifier 31 Mar - 2 Apr
DASC Times from Harrogate Spa Town A&G Grade Meet 8&9 Apr
Tony Day and Iain Hodgson at Billingham Masters Gala.
See Swimming News page
Congratulations to Tim Walsh of B2 squad who competed in the CP National Championships in Nottingham on Sunday 26 March. He swam in the 15/18 years age group on 50m Butterfly, and came FIRST by time and by disability points in this agegroup. Tim greatly enjoyed the experience.
Well done to our Diddy League swimmers who competed in their first heat gala at Billingham on Sunday 12 March, finishing in 3rd place in Division 2. See Diddy League page for brief report.
N&D Championships DASC Gala Report
DASC Times from Derwentside Development Gala, Stanley, 4&5 March
Photos and brief highlights of DASC at N&D Championships on Swimming News page. Gala Report to follow.
DASC Times from N&D Championships
DASC Gala Calendar updated
DASC Times from Rotherham Metro A&B Grade Meet, Sheffield, 21&22 Jan
List of DASC Acceptances for Scarborough Gala 16-18 Jun 2017.
Please note that we have not yet been notified about which pool the gala will be held in.
Swimmers must be ASA registered at Category 2 by the time they swim in this gala. See Jane Teague nearer the time if an upgrade is required.
Congratulations to all the winners of the 2016 Squad Awards presented at the DASC Christmas Event and Annual Presentation held at ROF59 on 22 December.
Coaches' Award Winners
DASC Times from Middlesbrough Christmas Meet, 10&11 Dec 16
DASC Times from Scottish Nationals, Edinburgh, 9-11 Dec 16