HARROGATE DISTRICT SWIMMING
The home of competitive swimming in Harrogate, North Yorkshire
About HDSC Open Galas
Open Meets at the Hydro
HDSC runs its successful meets at the Harrogate
The Meet Administration team includes over 50 years experience
of running events up to 2012 Olympics.
The Hydro Pool is about a mile from the
noted shopping facilities of Harrogate, where pre-pay ticket
parking is available for the shops. Parking at the Hydro is
available and free, but may fill up closer to meet start time.
Please do not
park on the grass at the Hydro - cars simply sink in
the mud. The
tractor to pull you out is stunningly expensive (and doesn't
take credit cards).
Sport Away' guidelines - The Hydro
takes safety very seriously, and Harrogate is a pleasant town.
However, if you are bringing a group to the Hydro and need
information to help with your routine risk assessment,
and we will be delighted to help
- The pool opened in April 1999.
It is a purpose built 25-metre,
8 lane competition pool with Anti-Turbulence ropes, Swim Down
Pool, OMEGA Ares21
Electronic Timing with a
colour interactive Results display .
We have up to date
IT systems for the electronic results service
and also aim to publish results to this web site after each