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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Swim England National Talent Development Programme

Tom Jobling (P2) and Matthew Cairns (P1) have been selected to attend the Swim England National Talent Development program! Congratulations to Matthew, Tom and...

By Mike Perry

Water Polo included on GCSE sports list for PE

The government has announced new sports that pupils doing GCSE PE can choose. We are delighted to hear that Water Polo is now included...

By Mike Perry

National Swimming Championships 2019

The British and English National Championships, which take place in July and August, are the curtain and final event of every competitive swimming season;...

By Mike Perry


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