DASC SWIMMING UPDATES
All DASC swimmers from Top1, A1,2&3, B1&2 squads are invited to enter the Darlington Dander October Meet to be held on Sunday 9 October at the Dolphin Centre. The closing date for DASC entries is Tue 13 September at 7.00pm. (Entries from other clubs need to be in earlier than this date.) See Forthcoming Galas page for information. Look out for an e-mail about it.
The following training sessions are cancelled:
- Fri 5 Aug Top1 and A1 HEV 6.30-8.30pm
- Fri 12 Aug A3 Longfield 4.45-6.15pm
- Fri 19 Aug Top1 and A1 HEV 6.30-8.30pm
Gala entries invited from Top1 and A1 squads for Richmond Dales Back to School Gala to be held at Freeman's Quay, Durham on 17&18 Sep.
The closing date for entries is Sun 31 July at 7.00pm. Information on Forthcoming Galas page
Gala entries invited from A2 and A3 squads for Billingham Autumn Open Meet to be held at Billingham Forum on 24&25 Sep.
The closing date for entries is Tue 2 Aug at 7.00pm. Information on Forthcoming Galas page
Club Gala 2 results in more detail
Summer Holiday Training Programme
Over the summer holidays the DASC Club Desk will be manned on Tuesdays (6.00-7.00pm), but in general will not be open on Sundays.
Club Distance Gala 10 July Times
DASC Club Championship Points Ongoing Totals
Club Gala Records
B squads training on Sunday in the Back Tank - see rota on Training page
DASC Times from Scarborough A&B Grade Meet, 17-19 June
Tony Day set two new Welsh Masters records at the N&D Masters Championships. See Swimming News page.
Who's Who - DASC Committee 2016/7
DASC Times from Newcastle Swim Team Summer Meet
Fun on the beach at Scarborough - see Swimming News page
Photos of DASC swimmers at NER Championships, May, Jun 2016 on Swimming News page
Club Gala 1 Results in more detail
2016 Club Championship Points Total after Gala 1
NER Age Group Championships
Gala Report Times
The dates of opening for the next DASC Swim Shop are:
- 5 July
- 19 July
- 9 August
- 6 September
Have you looked at the new Fundraising page to find out how to make money for the club using easyfundraising?
See Swimming News page and Report on Christian Brown who has just qualified to compete in the ITU World Age Group Sprint Championships to be held in Mexico in September
Club Gala 1 Results
See Swimming News page for photo of Darlington Masters swimmers at the recent European Master Championships at the London Aquatics Centre. Gala Report.
Preliminary information about our 7th Dander Meet is available on the Dander Meet page
DASC members - please note that the gala is not yet open for entries.
Thank you to Dave Stewart (father of Hannah and Abby) who has volunteered to take on the role of Swim 21 Co-ordinator for DASC.
DASC Times from:
Wear Valley Level 3 May Meet BOYS GIRLS
Billingham Invitational Time Trial Times
Late May 2016 DASC Updates
Welfare page updated with link to new Wavepower 2016/19 document
Rota for B squads training on alternate Sundays on Training page
On the Diddy League page
- Gala report from Billingham Gala on 8 May
- Results after the heat galas, and what next
- Rota for Diddy League training on Saturdays at Haughton 11.45am-1.15pm for the rest of this term. This is open to any swimmer of 2017 Diddy League age, whether or not you have been involved in Diddy League training or galas before. Watch out for an e-mail with more information about this.
New Training Programme from 15 May 2016
Leeds National Qualifying Meet 22-24 April. DASC Times
May 2016 Updates
Photos from Bag Pack
DASC Committee Page updated
Thank you to all the DASC volunteers, including several swimmers, who helped DASC to host and fund-raise at two Junior League galas at the Dolphin Centre yesterday. The galas ran smoothly and profitably thanks to your involvement.
Thank you also to Steve Jones, our DASC gala official at the first gala.
Brief report on Diddy League page
DASC Times at Harrogate AB Grade Meet 2&3 April
March Updates Newsletter
N&D Championships Gala Report
DASC has received a cheque for £111.43 from easyfundraising.org.uk as a result of DASC members and friends shopping online via easyfundraising in the recent quarter. Thank you to all who helped with this. If you have not got involved, please do so. It is easy and costs you nothing. See easyfundraising page for more information.
DASC Times from N&D Championships, 6&7, 27&28 Feb, Sunderland
See Swimming News page for photos of DASC swimmers at the recent N&D Championships. Report to follow.
DASC Times from Middlesbrough AA Grade Gala, 20&21 Feb
Click here for a “Join Darlington Swimming Club” advert by our Head Coach (Glen) and one of our Master Swimmers/Coaches (Iain). Enjoy some fine dance moves!
DASC Times from Rotherham Metro Long Course Gala 23&24 Jan
Many Congratulations to Carol Bottomley, who received an MBE in the recent New Year Honours List. You deserve it!
Higher Executive Officer, West Midlands Regional Team,
Academies Group, Department for Education
For services to Education and voluntary service to Sport in Darlington
Winners of DASC Fun Awards December 15
Updates Jan 16
Our Swim21 accreditation was revalidated in Dec 2015. Thank you to our Swim21 Co-ordinator, Laurence Murray, for his hard work in seeing this through.