Welcome to Tawa Swimming Club
7 December 2016
BBQ and Pool Fun night Thursday 15 December 6.15pm-7.30pm. All members welcome. $1 per sausage.
SW Summer Champs merchandise, early bird rates close 11 January 2017.
December Club newsletter
15 November 2016
All training tonight is cancelled - the driving conditions are dangerous. Please stay home and pass the message to other swimmers.
14 November 2016
Tawa Pool is open today, following the earthquake last night. Training is as usual this evening.
13 November 2016
Good luck to the more than 60 Tawa swimmers at the Gold Coast meet at Tawa Pool tonight! Lots of chocolate to be consumed with PBs. Here is the November Club newsletter.
16 October 2016
Congratulations to Joel Crampton on his medal swim at NZ Short Course Championships during the school holdiays. Joel achieved a Bronze in 200Fly. Many of our other swimmers recorded excellent swims too with lots of PBs.
Labour Weekend - There is no swimming on Saturday or Monday.
October Club newsletter.
26 September 2016
Good luck to our team of 12 swimmers heading to Auckland next week (2-6 October) to compete in the New Zealand Short Course Championships! We are proud of your efforts and know you will represent us well. Our swimmers are Joel, Justin, Sarah, Katie H, Cerys, Lachlan, Chelsea, Louis, Shavendra, Katie T, Danika and Elisia.
School holiday timetable: No swimming for Club Night/Afternoon sessions or Rebels/Vipers.Training recommences Monday 10 October.
Future Stars, Rising Stars, Junior Development, Development and Performance squads have training during the first week of school holidays, then a 2-week training blackout. Training recommences Monday 17 October.
Wow! Go Mary! From NZ Herald, 10 Sept - Vision impaired swimmer Mary Fisher led the way for New Zealand, not only winning gold in the women's 100m backstroke S11 but also doing it in a world record time of 1:17.96m, winning by more than two seconds.
September Club newsletter.
Swimming Wellington has released the 2017 Calendar, availble on the Meet Information page.
Congratulations, and thanks for all your efforts, our 2 new Regional Inspectors of Turns (IOTs) - Chris Gianos and Clyde Rolston - and new National IOT Greg Cooper. Chris, Clyde and Greg were assessed for these qualifications at the recent SW Wellington Winter Champs. Thanks also to Hugh Allan, who supports and mentors our Technical Officials.
Wellington Winter Champs
Medal table at completion of 6 sessions. Tawa placed 5th overall and 5th in 12&Under. Congratulations to all our medal winners! And well done to all the swimmers who PB'd too.
|Joel Crampton||14yrs 200Back
|Elisia Wong||13yrs 200Breast||
|Shavendra Somaweera||16-17yrs 200Breast||16-17yrs 100Breast||2|
|Matthew Cooper||12yrs 100IM
|Renee Luo||12yrs 50Breast||1|
|Danika Viskovic||12-13yrs 400IM
|Chelsea Parker||15yrs 50Breast