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Master swim coach and comic Ken Wood dies in Brisbane, aged 88

Ken Wood, Master Swim Coach who forged the careers of some of Australia’s greatest Olympic, Commonwealth Games and World Champions has died in Brisbane, after a short illness. He was 88.


Swimming New Zealand Awards

Swimming New Zealand has today announced the finalists for eleven categories at the 2018 Swimming New Zealand Awards, to honour and celebrate achievements


AOC Welcomes Ian Thorpe’s Comments On Medal Targets

The Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) has welcomed Ian Thorpe’s comments calling for an end to medal targets to ease the burden on athletes.


Swim around Great British

Starting on June 1st 2018 athlete adventurer, Ross Edgley starts his bid to become the first person to swim around the entire of mainland Britain. Ross’ 3,200km swim around the coast of Great Britain is expected to take 100 days.


Fiona Allan named in Queen’s Birthday Honours

Paralympics New Zealand (PNZ) Chief Executive and leader of the Paralympic movement in New Zealand, Fiona Allan, has been named an Officer of the New Zealand Order of Merit (ONZM) in recognition for services to Paralympic sport in the 2018 Queen's Bi


Adelaide preparing hero’s welcome for Pan Pac Trials

Fresh off the back of their golden Commonwealth Games performances, the nation’s swimming heroes will be welcomed back into the supporting arms of South Australian’s


Swimming Mourns The Passing Of Jan Cameron

Swimming New Zealand announced the passing of former National Coach and High-Performance Manager, Jan Cameron who died suddenly in the early hours of Monday 30 April 2018 at her home aged 70.


Jetstar Backs NZ Youngsters In National Swim Camp

A group of budding young Kiwi swim stars will come together this weekend for a three-day camp where they’ll hone their swimming skills under the watchful gaze of New Zealand swimming elites.


Clareburt, Henry And Torepe-Ormsby Wrap Up Age-Group Champs With National Records

Lewis Clareburt, Tyron Henry and Taiko Torepe-Ormsby starred on the final night of the national age-group championships by each smashing an age-group record.


Collins Breaks Age-Group Butterfly Record

Pierce Collins broke a thirteen-year-old national age-group record in the 100m butterfly final, on day 4 of the 2018 Aon New Zealand National Age Group Championships.