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Swimming Australia COVID update

Posted by Swimming Australia on 17th Mar 2020

Swimming Australia COVID update
Swimming Australia wishes to advise that due to the outbreak of COVID-19 and government advice recommending restricting gatherings of more than 500 people, the upcoming Hancock Prospecting Australian Age Swimming Championships and Hancock Prospecting Australian Swimming Championships in Perth later next month have been cancelled.Swimming Australia CEO Leigh Russell said the decision was based on the health and safety of the swimming community and their wider families.“We understand that there wi
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Parley and adidas make tides turn

21st Oct 2019

Parley and adidas make tides turn
Plastic is everywhere you look. It’s in food packaging, electronics, cars, toys, credit cards and clothes. Plastic is also everywhere you can’t look. It’s littering uninhabited beaches 3,000 miles from the nearest human being, killing off the plankton that produce our oxygen kilometres beneath the surface of the ocean, and clogging the gullets of albatross chicks in the Pacific ocean. Plastic is also moving through your body, your bloodstream, your organs and those of the people you love.It’s ha
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In The Fast Lane With Madison Wilson

23rd Jul 2017

In The Fast Lane With Madison Wilson
IN THE FAST LANE Despite clinching gold, silver and bronze medals in the water, Australian backstroke swimmer Madison Wilson has her feet planted firmly on the ground. Swimming is a numbers game. Championships are decided by split seconds, medals by mere inches. But to Madison Wilson – a young swimmer who took gold and silver medalist at the 2015 World Aquatics championships – age is one number that means nothing at all. Since making herself known in 2014, Wilson has finished within th
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