Toowoomba Tadpoles Swim 1500m in July 2019 Postal Report

Dear fellow swimmers The Toowoomba Tadpoles Swim 1500m in July Postal was a great success again this year. Numbers were up significantly on last year with 91 swimmers from 21 clubs around Australia who submitted their times.  That was made

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MSQ SC State Championships 2020

Masters Swimming Queensland is proud to announce that our State Championships for 2020 will be held in Cairns at the Tobruk Memorial Pool. The program will be Short Course and will be held over three days, from 8-10 May. The

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Stories from Gwangju Fina World Championships

MSQ Swimmers tell their stories from the Fina World Championships in Gwangju, South Korea, August 2019. Miami goes to South Korea We arrived in Seoul after a very long journey via Singapore (28 hours door-to-door) to be met by our

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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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Jo Matthews – We can and we will

How did you first become involved with swimming? When I was 14, I went along to the local swimming club and asked if I could join. They were a bit surprised due to my age and that I was a

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Philip Fowler – The Sweet Scent of Chlorine

What do you love about swimming? I love the freedom of the water, I love the fitness it provides in all levels of your body, and I love the smell of chlorine. LOL You can train at your own pace,

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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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Karina Horton – For the Love of Swimming

How did you first become involved with swimming? I grew up in Mt Isa so my first swimming lessons were in the local pool there. I joined Mt Isa Swim Club and spent several years training with Richard Hager (ex

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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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Nudgee College Masters Fund-raise for Important Research

On Thursday 30th May, the Nudgee College Masters Swimming Club hosted a morning to raise money for cancer research.  They have been holding this morning tea annually for some years now.  Cancer is a problem that touches most people at

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