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SWIMTAG is a new social swim training aid and monitoring system that tracks your progress in any Tees Active pool

Track your lengths, speed and strokes as you record each swim and beat your personal bests using SWIMTAG!

Track your swims, take part in challenges and have fun!



Choose your venue to create your SWIMTAG account

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Billingham Forum


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Stockton Splash


SWIMTAG is amazing! I can track my swims easily and it pushes me to work harder, I regularly beat my personal bests!

Sharon, Norton

Discover The Features


Take part in Tees Active swim challenges easily. SWIMTAG will update your progress as you move along the map!


Competitions pitch you against other swimmers at your local pool or across the country, swim the set distance and stroke type and SWIMTAG will post your best time to the leaderboard.


Create a SWIMTAG goal to track a swim stat over a fixed time period, either a total or average value can be monitored to push yourself further in the pool.

Personal Bests

Setup a Personal Best for a specific stroke and distance and SWIMTAG will monitor your swims for a new PBs. You will be notified whenever a new time is set so you can keep tabs on your performance.

Training Plans

Choose to follow a training plan and let SWIMTAG keep track of your progress.

Swim Friends

Share your progress and see how your friends are progressing!

Take part in Tees Active swim competitions and challenges easily with SWIMTAG

You can find Tees Active’s active swim competitions and challenges on your home screen within your SWIMTAG account, on this webpage or in our venues!

We will be actively running a number of swim challenges throughout the year, as usual, but now you can easily take part and track your progress using SWIMTAG. Small competitions will also be available to take part in, where you can help your venue to become champion!


Venue Leaderboards


Great Wall of China

Individual Challenge

Join us on a trip to Badaling on the outskirts of Beijing where we will swim the most popular stretch of the Great Wall of China! This 500 year old stretch of wall is surrounded by beautiful scenery and was even climbed by Queen Elizabeth II!

Take part in Tees Active's Great Wall of China swim challenge and not only will you be entered into a prize draw to win a fantastic prize but the person who manages to complete the challenge in the quickest time win a prize too!

  • Take part between 9th February - 23rd March
  • 6332m

F1 Monaco Grand Prix

Individual Challenge

To celebrate the F1 Monaco Grand Prix we are asking you to swim 1 lap of the infamous Circuit de Monte Carlo in Monaco as fast as you can!

The Monaco Grand Prix is a Formula One motor racing event held annually on the Circuit de Monaco and for this challenge we are going to swim 1 lap of the 78 lap race! How quickly can you make it to the finish line?

  • Take part between 23rd - 29th May
  • 3063m

Queen's Jubilee Swim

Individual Challenge

To celebrate Queen Elizabeth's Platinum Jubilee we are swimming from Kensington Palace, through Hyde Park and will finish at Buckingham Palace. Join us in celebrating the fantastic reign of Queen Elizabeth II by taking part in our latest swim challenge.

Fantastic prizes are up for grabs and all you need to do is take part to be in with the chance to win!

  • Take part between 1st - 27th June
  • 4863m

Swim de France

Pool Battle

Join us as we swim the final stage of the Tour de France from Paris La Defense Arena to Champs-Elysees!

This pool battle sees Tees Active pool's compete head to head for the infamous Pool Battle Trophy by swimming the final leg of the Tour de France!

Swim what you can at your local pool between 1st July and 24th July to help your pool claim victory!!

  • Battle begins 1st July
  • 112km

Commonwealth Games Perry Park Swim

Individual Challenge

Alexander Stadium is an international athletics stadium located within Perry Park in Perry Barr, Birmingham, England. It is the main athletics venue of the 2022 Commonwealth Games so to celebrate this, we are taking a lap around Perry Park!

Fantastic prizes are up for grabs for anyone who takes part so make sure you head down to your local pool and do your best to complete!

  • Take part between 28th July - 28th August
  • 3129m

Great North Swim

Individual Challenge

To celebrate the Great North Run we are having the Great North Swim! This challenge asks you to swim from the Tyne Bridge, along the River Tyne to the North Sea.

Join us by taking part in the Great North Swim to be in with a chance to win a fantastic prize!

  • Take part between 5th September - 22nd October
  • 16.02km

Newcastle City Swim

Individual Challenge

If you don't fancy tackling the Great North Swim , join us in celebrating the Great North Run by swimming around Newcastle City Centre instead!

Take in the sights of Newcastle City Centre in this latest swim challenge! Starting at the Sage in Gateshead, this challenge sees you swim across the Millennium Bridge and through Newcastle City Centre, to Eldon Square and St. James' Park before heading back through the city, across the Tyne Bridge and back to the Sage.

All you need to do is take part to be in with the chance to win a fantastic prize!

  • Take part between 5th September - 22nd October
  • 4212m

Halloween Whitby Swim

Individual Challenge

Join us in our drac-tacular swim challenge this Halloween by swimming around Dracula's favourite Yorkshire location! Take part in the challenge to be in with a chance to win a fantastic prize!

This challenge sees you swim around Whitby town, following a route that Dracula himself might have flown! Starting at Whitby Abbey, you'll first take a tour of the Abbey before beginning your descent down the 199 steps and around the East side of town. You'll then cross the River Esk and travel down the promenade to the famous whale bone arch and along the West Pier before heading back through town, up the 199 steps and finishing where you began at Whitby Abbey.

  • Take part between 24th October - 7th November
  • 4967m

Qatar World Cup Swim

Pool Battle

To celebrate the 2022 World Cup in Qatar we are swimming between the 8 stadiums that will be home to footballers and fans throughout the tournament!

Swim as much as you can at your local Tees Active pool to help your pool be in with a chance to claim victory and the infamous Tees Active Pool Battle trophy!

  • Battle begins 14th November
  • 91.11km

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