Swimming Australia

Movember for Mental Health

Dr. Stewart Vella is encouraging many to sport a Movember moustache in support of mental health…


Australia Changes Tune, Will Participate in FINA Youth Programme Afterall

After initially telling SwimSwam in July that it would not participate in FINA’s new “youth camp” initiative around its World…


Australia Sends Big Crew to FINA World Cup in Beijing, Tokyo & Singapore

With the 2014 Australian Short Course Championships just around the corner a group of ten swimmers will fit in some final race practise when they head to Asia to contest the FINA World Cups in Beijing, Tokyo and Singapore starting this Friday October 24.


Sprenger Determined to Return to 100%

Christian Sprenger had his 2014 championship season derailed by a shoulder injury…


Campbell Sisters, Magnussen, Schipper Among Swimmers Added to to Path of Champions

Cate and Bronte Campbell are among a large group of Australian swimming greats who will be inducted into the “Path of Champions” at Sydney Olympic Park.


Coutts Considers Career Coming to an End

Australian superstar Alicia Coutts talks about how she has had thoughts of retiring from the sport…


Australian Swimmers Up for ‘I Support Women In Sport’ Awards

Australian swimmers are up for three ‘I Support Women In Sport’ Awards…


Swimming Australia Comes Up Short on Funding for Top Athletes

Swimming Australia will announce next week that because of a $300,000 budget shortfall that they will not be able to pay swimmers their performance bonuses…


Jodie Henry to Join Cotterell in Sport Australia Hall of Fame

2004 Olympic star Jodie Henry will be inducted into the Sport Australia Hall of Fame at a ceremony tonight in Melbourne…


Former WR Holder Jessicah Schipper Officially Retires From Swimming

Swimming Australia all-time great Jessicah Schipper has formally retired from swimming.


Australian Junior Pan Pacs Swimmer Meg Bailey to Join Ohio State Mid-Season

Australian swimmer Meg Bailey has signed a commitment to join the Ohio State women’s swimming and diving team in the United…


Sunshine State Takes Sixth Straight Title  

Shayna Jack set a new meet record in the 200 freestyle on the final day of the State Teams Age Short Course Championships…


Queenslanders Take Opponents to Task on Day 2 of Australian State Teams Champs

A further nine meet records fell this morning, seven of those to Queensland swimmers, as the second session of the…


Schlanger and Wright Tie the Knot

Australian Olympians Melanie Schlanger and Chris Wright were married over the weekend…


Aussie Stars Continue to Battle Back From Injury

Cate Campbell, James Magnussen and Christian Sprenger have had to focus their efforts on returning to 100% health…