General News

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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MSQ Clubs make their mark on the MS Swimathon

Masters Swimming Queensland (MSQ) is highly regarded in providing swimming opportunities for adult swimmers with established clubs throughout Queensland providing training for fitness and health outcomes. Regional, State and National swimming competitions, open water swims and of course, friendship &

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Jen Thomasson – Living Life to the Fullest

“Masters Swimming has been the best thing I have ever done in my life; making friends with like-minded people, having lots of fun and laughter together, having new challenges, feeling fit, strong and healthy, and gaining the confidence that comes

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Generosity – a little goes a long way

Recently, at Fitlab in Toowoomba, 22 June in fact, 20 women who had been through breast cancer treatment held a fund raiser, Calories for Cancer, to raise funds for a programme, Fight Back with Fitness, which they had all been

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Noosa Masters 20 Year Memberships

Congratulations to Tony Frost and Barrie Bedding on their 20 Year Memberships with QNA Noosa Masters.    Barrie Bedding (Introduction by Bob Morse) Our Club was started at Tewantin School Pool in the early 90’s by two dedicated women, our

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Rose Milnes – Volunteer of the Year 2018

Masters Swimming Queensland is extremely grateful to a large number of our members who give so generously of their time in support of our organisation. They are board members and officials, club presidents, treasurers, secretaries, committee members, recorders and good

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