Welcome to Durham City Aquatics Founded in 1861 and based at Freeman's Quay in Durham City, we are the second oldest swimming club in England and over several generations our members have succeeded in competition at the highest levels. We are proud of our history and of our members who have helped shape the sports of swimming and water polo over the decades. We are affiliated to Swim England and are a Swim Mark accredited club. Our principal activities are Competitive Swimming and Water Polo.

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Supporting the Cystic Fibrosis Trust

At the start of the year we announced that Durham City’s Charity of the Year would be the Cystic Fibrosis Trust. The Club will be...

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February 2019 – Fundraising

A small group of fabulous volunteers spent 4 hours in B&M Bargains in Gilesgate packing bags.  They raised an incredible £398.98 for the Club!! ...

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Durham City Winter Splash Bash

Many members, friends and family enjoyed a fun evening at The Durham Centre for our Presentation Evening in January, with a buffet, DJ and...

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