Club News

Welcome Palm Beach Masters!

MSQ are thrilled to welcome our newest club – QPB Palm Beach Masters! Palm Beach Masters started the club just as lockdown occurred, then had their first training session in late June week with 22 swimmers. Our newest club have

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Gropers at the World Multisport Championships

Congratulations to these Gladstone Gropers who competed at the World Multisport Championships in 2019 – Report by Fran Moroney. Since coming back to pool swimming and joining the Gropers I’ve also gone back to my love of open water swimming.

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We Are Back!

MSQ clubs are extremely happy to be returning to our pools.  After almost three months without water to dive into and a black line to follow, Queensland clubs are rejoicing as venues reopen allowing swimmers their daily swimming fix.  Our

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Introducing the Warwick Wahoos

A short story on one of our newest Masters’ clubs – the Warwick Wahoos.  We are located on the Southern Darling Downs and we train at WIRAC (Warwick Indoor Recreation and Aquatic Centre). The club was only formed a couple

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Tadpoles Out of Water

The Toowoomba Tadpoles have had 12 weeks without being able to swim at the Glennie Aquatic Centre and only resumed on Monday this week. The AGM was held the day before the pool closed and the new committee has been

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MS Swimathon Roundup 2019-2020

Masters Swimming Qld & Multiple Sclerosis Qld share the acronym of MSQ but we have far more in common than that! In about 2011 the Cairns Mudcrabs participated in what was most likely the first MS Swimathon followed by other

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MSQ 2019 Volunteer of the Year

Vivien Merrill of QNA Noosa Masters, takes out the award for 2019.  Masters Swimming Queensland is proud to announce that Vivien Merrill of QNA Noosa Masters, has been voted as the MSQ 2019 Volunteer of the Year. Congratulations Viv, and

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FINA World Top 10 Swimmers

Masters Swimming Queensland would like to congratulate these swimmers for making the FINA Masters Top 10 for 2019. Each year FINA publishes the top 10 times for each event in each age group across the world for both Short Course

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MSQ 2019 Official of the Year

Cheryl Brodribb of QCN Cairns Mudcrabs, takes out the award for 2019.  Masters Swimming Queensland is proud to announce that Cheryl Brodribb of QCN Cairns Mudcrabs, has been voted as the MSQ 2019 Official of the Year. Thank you for

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IGLA Games Swimming

The IGLA Games Swimming Championships were recently held in Melbourne 20-25 February 2020. IGLA is the world’s foremost international organisation solely devoted to developing and promoting gay and lesbian swimming, water polo, diving, and synchronised swimming. Each year IGLA sanctions an international aquatics

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