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Getting Started with Track Starts – Start Workshop

Merrylands ASC will be conducting a FREE Starts Workshop before this years Merrylands Masters Meet. The workshop is open to competitors who enter the meet. Just sign up using the button below. Register for Workshop The workshop will focus on

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The Duck that Stole the Show.

On January 19 we saw the very first Masters Swimming NSW BPS meet of the year hosted by Campbelltown Collegians AUSSI Masters Swimming Club. The Gordon Fetterplace Aquatic Centre in Bradbury is an exceptionally beautiful centre. The stunning 50m outdoor

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Swimming Through the Silly Season

The Christmas holiday period is typically extremely busy and can also be extremely indulgent. In short, health and fitness is not generally found at the top of Santa’s naughty or nice list, but it doesn’t have to be this way.

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2019 Memberships are open! Register now!

Masters Swimming is all about promoting a fit and healthy lifestyle in a fun and supportive way. When you join your local masters swim club you are linking up with a group of like-minded people who may, or may not,

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Meet the Incredible Ladies that Have Broken Five National Relay Records this Year

The Blue Mountains Phoenix Women’s 320+ Relay Team has been on an incredible journey this year. The team of four ladies, all over the age of 70 years old, have been brought together by their passion for swimming. Each swimmer

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2019 Thailand Swim Camp

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How to Train Like an Elite Athlete (Without Having to Be One!)

Words by Nicolai Morris Too often I see masters swimmers or triathletes train in the pool for a specific distance (1km+) or time, slog up and down at a continuous pace without stopping. For a period, (especially if untrained or

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Jimmy’s Beach Brilliance as Open Water Swimmers Shine!

Swimmers and organisers of the Jimmy’s Beach Open Water Swim could not have asked for better conditions on Sunday the 11th of November. The water was calm, warm and the sky was blue. There was minimal wind and maximum fun!

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Jenny Whiteley Nominated for Sport NSW Masters Athlete of the Year.

Ryde AUSSI Masters Swimming Club member Jenny Whiteley has just been nominated for the Sport NSW Masters Athlete of the Year for her incredible swimming achievements of late.  Following a record number of nominations across 13 categories, the finalists comprise outstanding

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Masters Swimming NSW Open Water Success at Lake Parramatta!

On Sunday October 21, a small handful of Masters Swimmers took part in a very special open water swim in Lake Parramatta in Sydney’s inner west. The event was held as a test run for the upcoming 2020 Masters Swimming

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