General News

COVID-19 Update

Updated 26 March, 2020 These are difficult and uncertain times for all of us, with rules and recommendations changing daily. For the most current information, please continue to check the Australian Government Department of Health website. The Australian Institute of

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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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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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New Zealand Masters Games 2020

Janelle Sing and Bev Stubbings recently ventured across the Tasman to compete at the New Zealand Masters Games in Dunedin. This was Janelle’s first swim meet, so was very exciting for both swimmers. There were 15 different countries competing in

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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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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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