Welcome to Derwentside Amateur Swimming Club


Derwentside Amateur Swimming Club train at both Belle Vue Swim Centre, Consett and the Louisa Centre, Stanley coached within the Leisureworks Swimming Development Scheme. The performance swimming coach for the Swimming Development Scheme is Paul Woodley.


Home Meets

Home Meets - 2014/15

Derwentside ASC host several galas at the Louisa Centre, Stanley throughout the year. Confirmed dates so far are:- 

Developmental Graded Meet Level 3:

Aimed at swimmers who have just achieved N&D times and below. Should the meet be over-subscribed, entries will be rejected from the top down in each age group.


Charity Meet Level 3:



Qualifying Times

Derwentside Christmas Cracker :

Club Gala :

Burns Meet 

January 24th & 25th Information

Last Chance Meet:

Jointly hosted with Peterlee ASC








Well done Jessica Thielmann!

Who has made the World Championships in Kazan Russia Representing GB, Florida Gators and Derwentside! Best of luck to her! Jess represented Derwentside ASC last week at the World Championship Trials in the London Aquatic Centre, where she finished 2nd in both the 400m and 800m Freestyle! She has the full support of Derwentside behind her!



We desperately need raffle prizes for this weekends Junior League as we are hosting all 3 rounds on Sunday.

We also have our charity meet in June and will need donations for this as well as helpers.



Parent's Meetings

Parent's meetings have been rearranged for:

Group 2 -  23rd April 6.30 - 7.30pm BVSC

Dolphins 3 - 24th April 4.30 - 5.30pm TLC

Group 1 - 24th April 5.30 - 6.30pm TLC

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Congratulations to Matthew Gibson for being selected for World Class Podium Potential. Matthew is mentioned on British Swimming site here.

For information about new swimming pathway (nationals and home nation events) click here.
Qualification period announced here

When you submit your entries for a gala you will receive an automated email to confirm your entries. Only enter those events recommended by your coach. The competition secretary, and head coach also receive this email and so if you get the automated reply you can be sure that they have and the entry will be processed in due course. When entries have been processed, and your swimmers details have been forwarded to the club hosting the gala, you will receive an email to confirm entry and payment details.