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Achievements by DASC Members

Josie attends Citi Para Swimming International Winter Meet

On 1st February 2004 Josie travelled with the Para squad from Richmond Dales to Aberdeen Sports village for the Para Swimming International Winter Meet. The event; The Citi Para Swimming World Series (the 1st leg in the 2024 calendar) ran…

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Draft Medals Table (After Weekend One)

Northumberland & Durham LC Swimming Championships 2024 Congratulations to all swimmers who took part in the first weekend of the ND LC Championships an amazing effort by all. Full report will be issued after the Second week of competition.

Lewis competes at SE National Winter Championships

Congratulations to Lewis Kestle who swam in 50m Backstroke at the Swim England National Winter Championships. Lewis had an exceptional swim against some of the fastest swimmers in the country and came away with a PB time of 28.29 seconds. Amazing…

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DASC Swimmers compete at Scottish National Short Course Championships

Five Top Squad swimmers competed in 13 events at Scottish National Short Course Championships in Edinburgh 9-10th December.  Emily Burrell qualified in four sprint events. She swam two huge PB’s in 50m Breaststroke and 100 IM, matched her PB in…

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English Schools National diving championships

Well done to Evan Cooper winning a silver medal representing the Northeast Region in Manchester last weekend. It was a very close competition, he narrowly missed gold by just 4 points. Alexa Cooper also represented the Northeast Region coming a…

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4 Gold Medals and 1 Bronze for Scarlett at British Down Syndrome Championships, 18-19th Nov.

What a fantastic weekend of racing Scarlett has had at the British Down Syndrome Championships at K2 in Crawley. Accomplishing the top podium position in the 11-16 year-old category for 200 freestyle, 50m freestyle, 100m backstroke and 50m breaststroke. In…

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Sebastian selected for Northumberland and Durham Development Programme 

Congratulations to Sebastian (A1 squad) who has been selected for the Northumberland and Durham Development Programme for the 12 year old age group as of December 31 2023. This excellent opportunity starts on 2nd December at Sunderland Aquatics Centre. The…

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Swim England Summer Nationals

Summer Nationals were held at Ponds Forge during the first week of August. Lucy Oliver swam in four events over three days, 50m and 100m Butterfly and 50m and 100m Freestyle. She swam exceptionally well against some tough competition with…

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British Summer Championships

Lucy Oliver swam in 200m Butterfly at British Summer Championships at Ponds Forge at the end of July. She finished in 23rd place in the 13/14 years Girls which is a fantastic achievement at her first British Championships. Well done Lucy.

Harry competes at National Open Water Championships July 2023

Harry Whitfield from Top Squad has been busy competing in Regional and National Open Water competitions in July. Harry’s 1500m personal best time and ranking position earnt him an invitation to join an Open Water swimming camp in June. After…

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