About Us

The Tawa Swimming Club was established in December 1971 and is based at the Tawa Pool. The club is a community club managed by a committee of parents.

The club has a long and proud history of teaching children from our community to swim.

Tawa Swimming Club serves as a quality community swimming club, as well as a force in the competitive swimming scene.

Tawa Swimming Club has a range of programmes - Club swimming (children ages 8-13 years, competitive and non-competitive), Competitive squad swimming (ages 9-18 years), College Swimfit (fitness and social swimming for College students) and Adult Swimfit (adult fitness and social training).

The Pool is located in Davies Street, Tawa, Wellington.

Committee

  • President - Julian Hughes 
  • Secretary - Crystal Pomare
  • Treasurer - Louise Hearns
  • Race Secretary - Vicky Gibbs 
  • Club Captain - Sandra Yeldon 
  • Officials Coordinator - Lisa McPhail 
  • Uniform Coordinator - Monika Swamy
  • Senior Squad Coordinator - Suzanne Biddington 
  • Committee Member - Phillip Geyer 
  • Committee Member - Mike McGrath
  • Committee Member - Eddy Gu
  • Committee Member - Monique Reuelu

Non-Committee Roles

  • Head Coach - Nadia Booth
  • Silver Squad Coach - VACANT (Aaron Lynch interim)
  • Bronze Squad Coach - Charlotte Gibbs
  • College & Adult Swimfit Coach - Andrew Evans 
  • Grants Officer - Brit Schlagowski
  • Pool Bookings & Website - Darren Yeldon
  • Junior Squad Coordinator - Jane Clark
  • Membership Coordinator - Dwayne Venn
  • Coach Coordinator - Trina Campbell
  • Thursday Club Lane Supervisor - Trish Comeskey
  • Time Trials Coordinator - VACANT
  • Health & Safety Officer - VACANT
  • Newsletter Editor - VACANT
Julian Hughes
President
president@swimtawa.org.nz
Crystal Pomare
Secretary
secretary@swimtawa.org.nz
Louise Hearns
Treasurer
treasurer@swimtawa.org.nz
Vicky Gibbs
Race Secretary
racesec@swimtawa.org.nz
Sandra Yeldon
Club Captain
captain@swimtawa.org.nz
Lisa McPhail
Officials Coordinator
officials@swimtawa.org.nz
Monika Swamy
Uniform Coordinator
uniform@swimtawa.org.nz
Suzanne Biddington
Senior Squad Coordinator
seniorsquads@swimtawa.org.nz
Phillip Geyer
Committee Member
Mike McGrath
Committee Member
Eddy Gu
Committee Member
Monique Reuelu
Committee Member
Nadia Booth
Head Coach
VACANT
Silver Squad Coach
Please contact the President if you are interested
Charlotte Gibbs
Bronze Squad Coach
Andrew Evans
College & Adult Swimfit Coach
Brit Schlagowski
Grants Coordinator
Darren Yeldon
Pool Bookings & Website
admin@swintawa.org.nz
Jane Clark
Junior Squad Coordinator
juniorsquads@swimtawa.org.nz
Dwayne Venn
Membership Coordinator
membership@swimtawa.org.nz
Trina Campbell
Coach Coordinator
Please contact the Secretary if you are interested
Trish Comeskey
Thursday Club Lane Supervisor
VACANT
Time Trials Coordinator
Please contact the Secretary if you are interested
VACANT
Health & Safety Officer
Please contact the Secretary if you are interested
VACANT
Newsletter Editor
Please contact the Secretary if you are interested
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