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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.


Top Five Tips for MTB Newbies, with Michael Dorr

2017 XTERRA Pan Am Champ, Michael Dorr shares his top five tips for beginner mountain bikers to stay safe, gain confidence, and start to shred.


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


Middaugh Coaching Corner - Determinants of Endurance Performance

When you think about elite endurance athletes and the factors that make them champions, many consider VO2 max as the be-all and end-all for determining success in endurance sports.


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.