General News

A Day with a Difference

By China Johnson, QCT  I had a good day at the pool yesterday. It was a day with a difference. As you know I spend an hour a day three times a week with my daughter Cindy in a covered

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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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Big Barrine Bash – 3Bs OWS

Lake Barrine – 1 December 2019 Masters swimming Queensland hosted their annual Big Barrine Bash OWS on Sunday 1 December 2019 at Lake Barrine on the Atherton Tablelands.  It was a perfect sunny day with ideal conditions on the lake.

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Ten Reasons to Strength Train as a Masters Athlete

By Peter Reaburn PhD, Professor and Head (Exercise and Sport Science) Bond Institute of Health and Sport, member of QMM Miami Masters. Introduction: The older I get the better I was! Great slogan for a T-Shirt I say! As masters

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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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Bob McCausland’s 90th Tribute

Bob McCausland was born on 25 Sep 1929 – This is his 90th birthday tribute: Experiencing life for nine decades means that one has seen and experienced a lot during one’s lifetime. We’re all here today to celebrate with, and

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Brisbane Southside Masters in Hyōgo

On 4 August 2019, a team of nine swimmers from Brisbane Southside Masters (BSM) competed in the 8th Hyōgo Prefecture Masters Swimming Tournament in Kobe, Japan. The team attended as guests of the Kobe Swimming Association (KSA), who established a

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Swim into Spring Photo Competition

MSQ members were invited to send in happy swimmers photos during the month of July. The photo voted as the best promotional photo of swimmers having fun will win a prize pack including a DVD “Swimming With Men” + custom

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