Take part in Tees Active swim challenges with SWIMTAG! Easily track your lengths, strokes and speed and see your progress in real time on the challenge map!

SWIMTAG bands can be obtained from our reception teams at each of our pools and our team are happy to help you get set up.

Take part in Tees Active swim challenges to help motivate yourself in the pool and be in with the chance to win great prizes!

Find out more about SWIMTAG and how to create your account here.

You can also download the SWIMTAG app below.

2023 Swim Challenges

To join a challenge you will be required to download the SWIMTAG app.

Sorcerer’s Swim Battle

Pool Battle

Swim-gardium Leviosa!

Keep your wands at the ready for this pool battle celebrating the wonderous world of witches and wizards. Experience a different kind of Christmas magic and swim from two of the most iconic filming locations in the North – Goathland Station and Alnwick Castle.

This is a Pool Battle challenge, compete in teams to see who comes out on top! Make your choice from:

Griffindor (Thornaby Pool)

Ravenclaw (Billingham Forum)

Slytherin (IB Leisure)

Hufflepuff (Stockton Splash)

The winning team will be presented with a trophy for their centre (as well as bragging rights!) and swimmers will be chosen at random to win some fantastical prizes!

  • 23rd November – 20th December

  • 190km

Activ8 Club Challenge

Pool Battle

Dive back into fitness this New Year with Activ8

Swim between centres in a battle of the quickest this January! There are different levels to suit all swimmers so start your 2024 off with a splash and get involved in this brand new Pool Battle challenge.

  • 1st January – 9th February

  • Coming soon…

Valentine’s Swim

Individual Swim

What better way get into the Valentine’s mood than swimming around the City of Love?

More information coming soon…

  • 14th -29th February

  • Coming soon…

St Patrick’s Day Swim

Individual Swim

More information coming soon…

  • 11th – 24th March

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