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Rangitikei River Race 2018

After a somewhat slightly stressful weather watch on the Saturday before the race (thunderstorms over the 24 hours preceding) the 2018 Rangi Race was held in pretty much perfect conditions; calm sunny skies and about 65cumecs of water in the river.


Matt Scott Wins Two National Titles At Nz Open Water Championships

Gisborne swimmer Matt Scott opens the season with double honours in the 2018 New Zealand Open Water Championships in Taupo.


Drowning at Waimarama Beach, Hawke's Bay

At around 6.50 pm on Sunday evening a group were swimming at Waimarama Beach in front of the surf club. They were around chest-deep in the water when a male and a female started to be swept out to sea.


Port Nelson Swim Series

Thursday's week nine of the Port Nelson Swim Series was notable for extremes, Extreme trepidation that the weather would turn bad. Extreme relief that it didn't. Extreme discomfort getting into and out of the water at one of the lowest tides of the s


Eyebright Mile

The beautiful summer of swimming continued on Sunday with 118 competitors taking on the 2km Eyebright Mile between the Nelson Yacht Club and Tahunanui Beach.


Port Nelson Sea Swim

Christina Harris won the F50-59 section in Thursday's Port Nelson Sea Swim. Photo: Jean Hodson
Mathew, left, and Aliesha Jones dominated the 500m swim in Thursdays Port Nelson Sea Swim Series. Photo: Peter Gibbs


Port Nelson swim

Bree Anderson went without a wetsuit in her first swim of the season, leading in Hamish Neill over a swim of 800m.


Aquatics team to make a splash on the Gold Coast

A nineteen-strong aquatics team will represent New Zealand at the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games, announced today at the Sir Owen G. Glenn National Aquatic Centre by the New Zealand Olympic Committee.


Ashley appointed kayaking boss

Former Olympic champion windsurfer Tom Ashley has been named as the new chief executive of Canoe Racing New Zealand.


Swimming Australia announce exciting event schedule across Australia

Elite swimming will soon be more accessible than ever following the announcement of the 2018 to 2020 event schedule and with successful bids coming from all over Australia more people will get the chance