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Competitive Club

Welcome To Aquajets Competitive Swim Team

 

Aquajets competitive swimming squads are based at Sport Central Northumbria University.


The club offers swimmers the opportunity to compete in Galas locally and in other parts of the country. We have swimmers competing at all levels of Championship competition from County to National level swimming.


We have a strong and experienced team of coaches working across all levels of the swim team. We endeavor to make all swimmers have a sense of belonging and a strong team ethic.


Details of squad entry level, training times and kit required can be found here.


 

Development Squad

Coach Paul Callender

Contact:- paulcoachaquajets@gmail.com

 

Training times

Saturday Sport Central 5-6.30pm or Saturday RGS 12.30 – 1.30pm (term time only)

Tuesday Sport Central 7-8pm

 

Entry from age 5-9 years old depending on ability

Aim of the squad to develop solid technical skills in all strokes

 

Relevant kit for this squad can be found here


 

Junior Competitive Squad

Coach Laura Whitaker

Contact:- lauracoachaquajets@gmail.com 

 

Training times

Wednesday Sport Central 7-9pm

Friday Sport Central 7-9pm

Saturday Sport Central 5-7pm

 

Entry from age 7 depending on ability

Aim of squad to provide a pathway into competitive swimming

 

Relevant kit for this squad can be found here


 

Senior Competitive Squad

Coach Laura Whitaker

Contact:- lauracoachaquajets@gmail.com

 

Training times

Tuesday Sport Central 7-9pm

Wednesday Sport Central 7-9pm

Friday Sport Central 7-9pm

Saturday Sport central 5-7pm

 

Entry from age 12

Aim of the squad to focus training on 200m event swimming and to provide a base squad for tri athlete swimmers

 

Relevant kit for this squad can be found here 


 

Championship Squad

Coach Julia Murden

Contact:- juliacoachaquajets@gmail.com

 

Training times

Tuesday Sport Central 7-9pm

Wednesday Sport Central 7-9pm

Friday Sport Central 7-9pm

Saturday Sport central 5-7pm

 

Entry from age 12

Aim of the squad to develop swimmers from county through into national level swimming

 

Relevant kit for this squad can be found here


 

Land Training

Coach Duncan Edwards

Contact:- info@bodyguardsapt.com

Land training is available to swimmers in competitive and championship squad. 

 

Training times

Monday Bodyguards Jesmond 7:30-8pm

Thursday Bodyguards Jesmond 7:30-8pm

Saturday Bodyguards Jesmond 9:30-10am

 

Entry from age 8