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2016 Junior State Championships weekend

Last weekend saw 25 Junior Perth City team members take part in the 2016 Junior State Championships at the HBF Stadium. With a whopping 139 entries over the 2 days of competition, a total of 97 PB’s were made. That’s a 70% strike rate! It was great to see so many junior swimmers and parents…

Short Course State Championships – Metro Club Champions!

Short Course State Championships – Metro Club Champions!

Over the weekend, HBF Stadium saw 71 of our swimmers take to the pool for the 2016 WA Short Course State Championships. Over 446 races, our swimmers produced a 61% strike rate on improvements on personal best times. Considering the State average for improved PBs was 53%, City is certainly doing something right! At the…

Meg is a Champ!

Meg is a Champ!

On Friday 19 August Meg Stephens from Perth City Swimming Club successfully swam the English Channel solo. Only one in five people who attempt the crossing ever complete it, and Meg’s efforts have made her the youngest WA swimmer ever to do so. Meg finished the swim in an impressive 12 hours and one minute,…

Perth City Presentation Night and Olympic Farewell

Perth City Presentation Night and Olympic Farewell

Perth City got together this evening to wish Brianna, Heidi and Ian all the best on their Olympic journey. Among the presentations included the unveiling of an honor board for the recipients of the “Mathew Glucina award for Excellence” and the “Rachel Fielding Achievement Award”. Thank-you John for hosting the evening and to all the…

Annual General Meeting

The AGM will be held: DATE: Saturday the 20th of August 2016 TIME: 9.00 AM VENUE: Perth College Cafeteria (near the pool) Notice Perth City Swimming Club AGM 2016-17 Nomination forms for: Life Member – Close on 10th of August 2016 Committee Member – Close on 16th of August 2016

Brianna and Matt take Out SWA Swimmer and Coach of the year

Brianna and Matt take Out SWA Swimmer and Coach of the year

Congratulations to Brianna Throssell who was named the 2016 Lyn McClements Swimmer of the Year and to Matt Magee who took out the coveted Coach of the Year Award. Congratulations also go to Guy Harrison-Murray who was awarded the Multi-Class Swimmer of the year. Other Award winners include: Brianna Throssell Sir Frank Beaurepaire Trophy Roy…

Tax Deductable Donations

With Tax time just around the corner the Perth City Swimming Club has teamed up with the Australian Sports Federation and would like to announce the opportunity for members their family and friends to make Tax Deductible Donations to the Club. This is a great opportunity for the club to raise much need funds whilst…

Qualifying Meet 1 Timekeeper Roster

Timekeeping roster for the 21st and 22nd of May is available.

Hamish Rose announced as first athlete into 2016/17 SWA Performance Pathway Programme

Perth City Swimming Club’s Hamish Rose has been announced as the first athlete to be accepted into Swimming WA’s Performance Pathway Programme for 2016/17. More

Heidi Gan – President

Heidi Gan – President

Heidi Gan is the 2016/17 President of the Perth City Swimming Club

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