Club News

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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2020 Rottnest Channel Swim

Solo Swimmer – Julie Boxsell – Townsville Aquaholics It’s really hard to express how I feel about managing to complete this event.   Firstly though, thanks again MSQ for putting on the Lake Barrine Qualifier.  There are a lot of logistics

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Noosa Endurance Report

2019 National & State Champions Yet Again!  Noosa Masters now reign as the Vorgee Endurance 1000 Champions for the 7th consecutive year.  We led our closest opponents by 4,870 points. What a fabulous effort! The results for the top six

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Thelma Bryan OAM

Congratulations to Thelma Bryan on being awarded an OAM. Thelma is a founding and Life Member of Cairns Mudcrabs Masters Swimming Club, which formed in 1982, and has held various positions on their committee. Thelma has swum for more than

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Icons of Swimming

QMM Miami Masters have celebrated the long and outstanding swimming careers of two of their legends – Denise Robertson and John Crisp – with a special ‘Icons of Swimming’ Dinner. It was a wonderful way to honour these swimmers, and

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Team UQ Reflections 2019

The University of Queensland Masters Swim Club formed in 2013, and have completed their seventh year in MSQ. With a membership in the mid-40s, they have had teams swimming at 11 club meets throughout 2019: Miami Masters Long Course Meet

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Three Club Sprint Morning

QAC Albany Creek Masters, QAL Aqualicious & QBN Brisbane Northside Masters Since 2015 three North Brisbane clubs have been getting together for a sprint morning. Recently Albany Creek Club hosted an extra 30+ swimmers from Brisbane Northside and Aqualicious for

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Times of Change for QMM

2019 has been quite an eventful year at Miami. We got back into the swing of having our traditional February meet, had a few swimmers venture off to higher competition and had many more participate in club meets around the

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QNS Annual Open Water Swim

The annual North Mackay Sinkers Masters Open Water Swim (OWS) was held on Sunday 3 November 2019. With 41 registrations received, the day dawned with perfect conditions greeting swimmers across the three distances. This year swimmers included good numbers of

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Heather – Master Volunteer

We hope you enjoy reading a little background on one of our wonderful volunteers – Heather Butler of the Albany Creek Masters. Thank you for the time you have generously given to Masters Swimming Queensland over many years! Heather became

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