Swimming

Thu 17 Jan 2019

FINA folds over threat to ban swimmers in rebel comp

FINA folds over threat to ban swimmers in rebel comp

A breakaway swimming league says there has been progress in talks with governing body FINA but an impasse remains.

Warwick team heads west hoping to retain trophy

Warwick team heads west hoping to retain trophy

SEE photo of many of the Warwick swimmers heading to a carnival in Goondiwind1.

Thu 3 Jan 2019

CQ teen swims into record books at state championships

premium_icon CQ teen swims into record books at state championships

Coach: 'The time he did means he is swimming faster than (Olympian) Mitch Larkin was at the same age'

Wed 26 Dec 2018

Ex-Aussie champion warns FINA over rebel swimming league

Ex-Aussie champion warns FINA over rebel swimming league

Ex-Australian swimming champion Rob Woodhouse says the pressure is mounting on world body FINA after more stars threaten a boycott supporting a rebel league

Thu 20 Dec 2018

Veteran swim teacher celebrates 40,000 student milestone

premium_icon Veteran swim teacher celebrates 40,000 student milestone

Teaching more than 40,000 Sunshine Coast students to swim sounds like a tall order, but for one legendary Caloundra swim instructor it was a privilege

Swim prodigy’s heartbreaking end at 23

Swim prodigy’s heartbreaking end at 23

US swimmer Missy Franklin has announced her retirement at the age of 23, ending a successful career in which she won five Olympic gold medals.

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