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The Christmas Gala Closing Date has been brought forward

Our Christmas Gala is open for entries now via our Membership System. All club members can compete in this gala, including those aged 8 or under who cannot normally swim at galas – This is a fantastic opportunity for our…

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Session Cancellations due to Newcastle Shrimp Gala

Sessions for squads C, D, E, Dolphins, Tadpoles and Frogs will be cancelled on Sunday 9 December as coaches will be at the Shrimp gala. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

Swim England Performance Centre Talk

A presentation will be given by the Swim England Talent Team to explain the opportunity to combine performance training with a degree course to support both academic achievement and a swimming career. A 30 minute talk to parents and athletes will be delivered…

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Storing Personal Belongings During Training Sessions

Durham County Council have asked us to remind all members that they are not responsible for property left in the changing village during training sessions. Even though Chester-le-Street ASC may be the only user of the pools during a session,…

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Metafit is cancelled on Friday 21 September

Metafit is cancelled on Friday 21 September because a training course for coaches will be taking place in the multi-purpose room. If the weather stays dry all week, we may run an outdoor land training session. We will let you…

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WW1 Centenary 100x100m Swimming Relay at Ponds Forge

The final of the 100 x 100m Swimming relay in memory of the WW1 centenary takes place at Ponds Forge, Sheffield, tomorrow (8th September). There are lots of great activities on the day, but swimmers are still being sought to complete…

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Training Cancellations on Sunday 23 September

Training for C, D, E, and Dolphins squads will be cancelled on Sunday 23 September as coaches will be taking part in continuing professional development (CPD). A, B1, B2 and B3 squads will train at Chester-le-Street in this timeslot, 15:30…

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A, B1, B2 and B3 – Sponsored Swim at Birtley Swimming Centre

For A, B1, B2 and B3 Squads. We are looking to host a sponsored swim on 7 October, 14:00 – 16:00 with members of the CrossFit centre and their chosen charity of Epilepsy Action, monies raised will be split 50/50…

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Club Trophies must be returned in September

We last awarded our club trophies in 2016 and now need them to be returned for this year’s presentation. Please return your trophies to the club during September. We may charge members who fail to return their trophies a replacement…

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Applications for the Next Round of DIS are Open

Applications for the next round of DIS Athlete Support are now open. Durham Institute of Sport (DIS) supports the development of the county’s talented athletes and coaches and helps them achieve their sporting potential. DIS work hand-in-hand with the best…

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