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 - 2015/16

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

Club Championships


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.

 20th/21st Feb

Charity Meet Level 3:

 4th/5th June

Information here

Derwentside Christmas Cracker :

 December 3rd/4th

Information here

Club Gala :

20th Nov 2016

Burns Meet 



Last Chance Meet:

Jointly hosted with Peterlee ASC


Derwentside Charity Meet 2015

A total of £9900 was raised at this annual meet and shared between Cystic Fibrosis and The Butterfly Thyroid Cancer Trust. A cheque for £4950 was presented to The Cystic Fibrosis Trust North.



The cheque for £4950 was also presented to Kate Farnell from The Butterfly Thyroid Trust at the new pool in Consett.



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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.