Leigh Russell

Alex Baumann To Replace Leigh Russell As Swimming Australia Chief

Alex Baumann, already part of Swimming Australia’s administration, will take over as the organization’sChief Executive this May.

  Comment First!

Magnate Australiano Rinehart Elargisce Sostegno Economico Per Gli Atleti

Gina Rinehart la donna più ricca d’Australia, ha messo a punto un piano di sostegno economico per gli atleti in preparazione per Tokyo

  Comment First!

Australians’ Patron Pays Athletes Directly In Order To Follow The Money

From Leigh Russell, “I think the sentiment was that she wanted to ensure that every single dollar went straight to athlete support.”

  7 Comments

Kieren Perkins Takes Over As President of Swimming Australia

Perkins succeeds former president John Bertrand, who held the role for seven years beginning in 2013.

  2 Comments

Swimming Australia: Il CEO Si Dimette A Meno Di Un Anno Dai Giochi

A meno i un anno dai Giochi Olimpici di Tokyo il CEO di Swimming Australia, Leigh Russel ha rassegnato le dimissioni dopo 3 anni di incarico.

  Comment First!

Less Than 1 Yr Out From Olympics, Swimming AUS CEO Russell Steps Down

Swimming Australia will be appointing an interim CEO shortly and the search for a CEO to lead to Tokyo, Paris and beyond will commence soon.

  9 Comments

Beyond The Lane Lines: Swimming Australia Looks For New Broadcast Home

Catch up on swim happenings from around the world in this edition of Beyond the Lane Lines, featuring Australia, Germany and more.

  5 Comments

Campionati Australiani Con Programma Orario Come Le Olimpiadi

I Campionati Nazionali Australiani, programmati per Aprile 2021, seguiranno lo stesso orario dei Giochi, con le qualifiche la sera e le finali al mattino

  Comment First!

2021 Aussie Nationals Set For Gold Coast With Tokyo Timing

Swimming Australia announced that the 2021 Australian Swimming Championships are now slated for April 14th-18th at the Gold Coast Aquatic Centre.

  3 Comments

Aussie Study Finds Swimming Provides $3.7 Billion Per Annum Impact

An independent national study conducted in Australia found that swimming provides some head-turning figures in terms of per annum community impact.

  3 Comments

Australian Government Pledges $54.5 Million To High-Performance Sport

The Australian government has pledged a $54.5 million investment, which is aimed at continuing support of Olympic and Paralympic hopefuls.

  Comment First!

Swimming Australia Taglia Stipendi E Spese Per Mitigare Effetto Pandemia

Swimming Australia si sta preparando ad adottare misure di riduzione dei costi per mitigare l’impatto finanziario della pandemia COVID-19.

  Comment First!

Swimming Australia Facing Financial Cuts to Combat Impact of COVID-19 Pandemic

Though swimmers were recently allowed  to return to training, the staff within the organization have taken pay and hours cuts, with more on the horizon. 

  6 Comments

Jacco Verhaeren Lascia L’Australia. Sostituito Da Rohan Taylor

Jacco Verhaeren lascia il ruolo di capo allenatore della Nazionale Australiana e torna in Europa. A Settembre verrà sostituito da Rohan Taylor.

  Comment First!

Rohan Taylor Officially Replacing Jacco Verhaeren At Swimming AUS In September

Swimming Australia has confirmed Verhaeren will keep to his plan of leaving this year and hand over the reins to a stalwart of Aussie swimming, Rohan Taylor.

  17 Comments