FORTHCOMING GALAS FOR DASC


DASC Gala Calendar updated 21 July 2017

DASC Gala Calendar 2017-18 Version 1

This will be updated throughout the year.

DASC Generic Gala Entry Form
updated 13 Jun 2017

For use in all galas except club galas

DASC Generic Gala Entry Form


Forthcoming Galas
updated 21 Sep 2017

 Date Meet Venue Squads Entry Closing Date

 19 Sep

Club Gala 3

 Dolphin Centre

 All squads

CLOSED

 23&24 Sep 17

Billingham Autumn Meet

 Billingham Forum

 Top, A1, A2 & A3

 CLOSED

Acceptances

Rejections

 30 Sep & 1 Oct 2017

South Tyneside Autumn Meet

 Haven Point

 Top, A1, A2 & A3

 CLOSED

Acceptances

No rejections

 8 Oct 17

Darlington Dander October Meet

 Dolphin Centre

 All squads except B3

CLOSED

 15 Oct 17

Durham Medley Challenge

 Durham

 Top, A1, A2 & A3

 CLOSED

No rejections

Acceptances

 20-22 Oct 17

Middlesbrough Hallowe'en Gala

 Neptune Centre

 Top Squad and eligible others

Gala Entry Form

 Tue 3 Oct 7.30pm

 28-29 Oct 17

NER Age Group (25m) Championships

 Sunderland

 All qualifiers ONLY

 

 4-5 Nov 17

NER Sen&Jun (50m) Championships

 Sheffield

 All qualifiers ONLY

 

 12 Nov 17

Spenborough Bonfire Bash

 John Charles Centre Leeds (NB 25m)

 Top, A1, A2 & A3

CLOSED

 18 Nov 17

Glyn Mettam Memorial B Grade

 Sheffield

 A3 & B1 (and any from A1 and A2 looking for long course experience)

CLOSED

     
     
     
     




Information about N&D, NER and National Championships

Updated 18 September 2017

Swim England North East Age Group Championships Information
28&29 October 2017 at Sunderland Aquatics Centre.
Short Course (25m)

Swim England North East Senior and Junior Championships Information
4&5 November 2017 at Sheffield
Long Course (50m)

3,4,9,10,11 February 2018
Sunderland Aquatic Centre
Long Course (50m)



Information About Other Licensed Galas
(in order of gala date)


Updated 21 September 2017



Billingham Autumn Meet
Level 3
Billingham Forum Leisure Centre, TS23 2LJ
23&24 September 2017

Open to Top1, A1, A2 and A3 squads


Ages: 9 & above

Age as at: 24 Sep 2017

ASA Registration: Swimmers must be ASA registered at Category 2 (competitive swimmer). See Jane Teague if you need to upgrade your registration.

Cost per event: £5.00
(A separate cheque for each gala you enter would be helpful. If paying by cash, please have the exact amount.)


Events:
50m, 100m, 200m of each stroke, 200m IM 
Individual Skins events based on results of 200m IM

Qualifying TimesSwimmers must not have swum faster than the  Upper Limit Times (ULTs).
If you are faster than the ULT then consider choosing other events to enter.

FINAL closing date for DASC entries: Return properly completed entry forms (see below) to the club desk with gala entry fees  by  Tue 1 August at 7.30pm.

Warm-Up & Start Times:
Mornings:  Warm-up 8.00am, gala starts 9.00am
Afternoons: Warm-up TBC, gala starts TBC

Full gala information and entry form

South Tyneside Autumn Meet
Level 3
Pier Parade, South Shields, Tyne&Wear, NE33 2JS
30 September & 1 October 2017

Open to Top1, A1, A2 and A3 squads


Ages: 9 & above

Age as at: 1 Oct 2017

ASA Registration: Swimmers must be ASA registered at Category 2 (competitive swimmer). See Jane Teague if you need to upgrade your registration.

Cost per event: £5.00
(A separate cheque for each gala you enter would be helpful. If paying by cash, please have the exact amount.)


Events:
50m, 100m, 200m of each stroke, 100m & 200m IM,
400m Free for 10&over only. 

Qualifying TimesSwimmers must not have swum faster than the  Upper Limit Times (ULTs).
If you are faster than the ULT then consider choosing other events to enter.

FINAL closing date for DASC entries: Return properly completed entry forms (see below) to the club desk with gala entry fees  by  Tue 6 August at 7.30pm.

Warm-Up & Start Times:
Mornings:  Warm-up 8.00am, gala starts 9.00am
Afternoons: Warm-up TBC, gala starts TBC

Full gala information and entry form


Darlington Dander October Meet
Level 3
Dolphin Centre
Sunday 8 October 2017

Open to all DASC squads except B3


Ages: 9 & above

Age as at: 8 Oct 2017

ASA Registration: Swimmers must be ASA registered at Category 2 (competitive swimmer). See Jane Teague if you need to upgrade your registration.

Cost per event: £5.00
(A separate cheque for each gala you enter would be helpful. If paying by cash, please have the exact amount.)


Events:
50m, 100m of each stroke, 100m IM 
Mixed team cannon relay events with cash prizes

Qualifying TimesSwimmers must not have swum faster than the  Upper Limit Times (ULTs).
If you are faster than the ULT then consider choosing other events to enter.

FINAL closing date for DASC entries: Return properly completed entry forms (see below) to the club desk with gala entry fees  by  Tue 12 September at 7.30pm.

Warm-Up & Start Times:
Mornings:  Warm-up 8.30am, gala starts 9.30am
Afternoons: Warm-up 1.00pm, gala starts 2.00pm

Full gala information and entry form

Durham City Medley Challenge
Level 3
Freemans Quay, Walkergate, Durham, DH1 1SW
15 October 2017

Open to Top1, A1, A2 andA3 squads

This is a gala with a difference and should be fun, so read the information carefully so that you enter correctly.

Ages: 9 & above

Age as at: 15 Oct 2017

ASA Registration: Swimmers must be ASA registered at Category 2 (competitive swimmer). See Jane Teague if you need to upgrade your registration.

Cost per event: £20.00 for all 4 events and the IM final if you qualify.
(A separate cheque for each gala you enter would be helpful. If paying by cash, please have the exact amount.)


Events:
9&10 years 50m of each stroke to qualify for 100m IM final
11&over 100m of each stroke to qualify for 200m IM final

A mixed medley relay at the end of Session 3. Please indicate if you would like to be considered for this.

Qualifying TimesSwimmers must not have swum faster than the  Upper Limit Times (ULTs) for 100m IM (for 9&10 year olds) and 200m IM (for 11 & above).
If you are faster than the ULT for the relevant IM event, then you will not be able to swim in any of the events, and so can't enter the gala.

FINAL closing date for DASC entries: Return properly completed entry forms (see below) to the club desk with gala entry fees  by  Tue 29 August at 7.30pm.
The Club Desk is open on most Tuesdays 5.00-7.30pm and some Sundays 5.00-6.00 pm.

Warm-Up & Start Times:
Session 1:  Warm-up 8.15am, gala starts 9.15am
Session 2:  Warm-up TBC, gala starts TBC
Session 3:  Warm-up TBC, gala starts TBC

Full gala information and entry form

Middlesbrough Hallowe'en Meet
Level 2
The Neptune, Ormesby Road,
Middlesbrough TS3 7RP
21&22 October 2017

Open to any qualifiers from Top and other  squads

Note: Swimmers have to be faster than the qualifying times given

Ages: 9 & above

Age as at: 22 Oct 2017

ASA Registration: Swimmers must be ASA registered at Category 2 (competitive swimmer). See Jane Teague if you need to upgrade your registration.

Cost per event: £6.00
(A separate cheque for each gala you enter would be helpful. If paying by cash, please have the exact amount.)


Events:
50m, 100m, 200m of each stroke, 100m, 200m & 400m IM, 400m, 800m (Girls only)  & 1500m (Boys only) Freetstyle 

9 year olds are not permitted to compete in 400m, 800m, 1500m Freestyle or 400m IM.

Qualifying TimesSwimmers must  have swum faster than the  Lower Limit Times


FINAL closing date for DASC entries: Return properly completed entry forms (see below) to the club desk with gala entry fees  by  Tue 3 October  at 7.30pm.

Warm-Up & Start Times:
Mornings - early for distance freestyle events:  Warm-up 8.00am, gala starts 9.00am
Mornings: later TBC
Afternoons: TBC

Full gala information
Gala Entry Form



Spenborough Bonfire Bash
Level 3
John Charles Sports Centre, Leeds
12 November 2017

Open to Top1, A1, A2 and A3 squads

Note: this is a short course meet despite being held at a 50m pool.

Ages: 9 & above

Age as at: 12 Nov 2017

ASA Registration: Swimmers must be ASA registered at Category 2 (competitive swimmer). See Jane Teague if you need to upgrade your registration.

Cost per event: £5.00
(A separate cheque for each gala you enter would be helpful. If paying by cash, please have the exact amount.)


Events:
50m of each stroke, 100m IM 
Mixed Team 8x25m Cannon Event

Qualifying TimesSwimmers must not have swum faster than the  Upper Limit (A Grade) Times (ULTs).
If you are faster than the ULT then consider choosing other events to enter.

FINAL closing date for DASC entries: Return properly completed entry forms (see below) to the club desk with gala entry fees  by  Tue 12 September  at 7.30pm.

Warm-Up & Start Times:
Mornings:  Warm-up 8.00am, gala starts 9.00am
Afternoons: Warm-up 1.00pm, gala starts 2.00pm

Full gala information and entry form



Glyn Mettam Memorial B Grade Meet
Level 3
Ponds Forge International Pool, Sheaf St, Sheffield, S1 2BP
18 November 2017

Open to A3 & B1 squads
(and any from A1 and A2 squads looking for long course experience)

Note: this is a long course (50m pool) meet

Ages: 9 & above

Age as at: 18 Nov 2017

ASA Registration: Swimmers must be ASA registered at Category 2 (competitive swimmer). See Jane Teague if you need to upgrade your registration.

Cost per event: £5.50
(A separate cheque for each gala you enter would be helpful. If paying by cash, please have the exact amount.)


Events:
50m and 100m of each stroke, 200m IM 


Qualifying TimesNote that the times are long course (50m times) Entry times must be long course or converted to long course. Swimmers must not have swum faster than the  Upper Limit  Times (ULTs).
If you are faster than the ULT then consider choosing other events to enter.

FINAL closing date for DASC entries: Return properly completed entry forms (see below) to the club desk with gala entry fees  by  Tue 12 September  at 7.30pm.

Warm-Up & Start Times:
Mornings:  Warm-up 8.00am, gala starts 9.00am
Afternoons: Warm-up 1.00pm, gala starts 2.00pm

Full gala information and entry form