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Nutrition Seminar

Coast Nutrition are hosing a nutrition seminar on Monday the 29th of February at the North Cottesloe Surf Club. More information.    

Gianluca takes out the first of Perth City trophy swims

Gianluca takes out the first of Perth City trophy swims

It was a top field of seven for the 50m Handicapped Trophy swim. The final contenders were Eloise Kellam, Angus Kellam, Sathmi Premachandra, Archie Green, Alex Smit, Gianluca Famiano and Nathan Davis. Handicapped races are generally a tight finish however Gianluca out classed his field with a powerful swim touching a good second ahead. Well done…

Brianna – what a race!

Last night Brianna Throssell, who is the youngest female swimmer on the Australian team, competed in her most prestigious international event – the final of the Women’s 200m Butterfly. Building on experience every race Bria’s amazing ability to stick to her own race plan is such a credit for a young swimmer. Bria finished 4th…

Brianna shines in Kazan pool

Brianna shines in Kazan pool

Well to sum up the last two days for Brianna Throssell is an amazing journey. Bria is our third Australian representative at the World Swimming Championships and the only WA athlete on the Australian Team for the pool competition. Bria competed Wednesday morning in the heats of her main event – 200m Butterfly. In a solid…

Hoots and Heidi makes us so proud

Hoots and Heidi makes us so proud

Heidi and Hoots have both completed their individual World Championships campaign. Hoots finished 15th in a World Class field of 70. Hoots is a real champion, after the 10km race his interview summed up just how professional he is, “It’s humbling; I know I’m there; I’ve just got to do a bit more work. It’s back to the…

Heidi races in 5km in Kazan

Heidi races in 5km in Kazan

Heidi “Ganster’ Gan competed on Saturday in the Women’s World Championship 5km. Heidi led the second pack through to finish a credible 21st in the world. As crazy as it is, coach Matt talks about it as a warm up for the 10km! Hoots is racing today. Get some Hoots!!

Another Classic Classic

Another Classic Classic

Saturday 18 July was another remarkable day for Perth City. What a club effort! Thank you to all – swimmers, parents, friends and supporters. It was a efficient and smooth event and this is not easily achieved. Well done Perth City in and out of the water!

Hoots and Matt with the Australian Team preparing in Barcelona

Hoots and Matt with the Australian Team preparing in Barcelona

Simon ‘Hoots’ and coach Matt make their final preparations in Barcelona before heading to Kazan to join Heidi and Millsy. Brianna will also arrive in Kazan in the next few days after her staging camp in Doha. With Perth City’s huge representation across Open Water and Pool stay tuned for updates. The Open Water events…

Guy wins BRONZE in Glasgow

Guy wins BRONZE in Glasgow

As the anchor to the Mens 4 x100 FS relay relay, Guy swam past Ukraine to put Australia in third place. Guy was thrilled! After a fantastic week of swimming on his first International stage, Guy went a PB in the Men’s 100m freestyle  final of 55.40 coming out in sixth place. Guy came seventh in the Men’s 50m…

Sasha finishes 9th in 10km

Sasha Downing, representing Australia at the World University Games, finished a solid 9th in her 10km race on Saturday.

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