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Abbotsleigh at State Short Course

We are 3rd in the points score as at Saturday lunchtime!

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We’re a top 10 club in NSW

Swimming NSW recently confirmed our status as a top 10 club in NSW. This massive achievement, calculated from the 2014/15 point score, has been acknowledged via a large banner now hanging in the Aquatic Centre Office. Massive congratulations to our swimmers and coaches for this awesome team … [Read More...]


Leanne to Keynote at ASCTA NSW 2015 Conference

Our very own Head Coach, Leanne Speechley, is a keynote speaker at the Australian Swimming Coaches and Teachers Association (ASCTA) NSW conference this September. Leanne joins a stella line up including Olympic Coach Matt Brown, Australian Age Coach of Year, Justin Rothwell, and NSWIS … [Read More...]

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Abbotsleigh President in Gallipoli swim

Abbotsleigh Swim Club President, Chris Fydler, was in Gallipoli recently to join a commemorative swim in Anzac Cove. Chris, former Australian swim team captain and sprint king, swam the 1,915m event organised by the Turkish Olympic Committee (TOC) to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Battle … [Read More...]


Abbotsleigh dad makes it to the SOPAC podium

After years of visiting SOPAC, Abbotsleigh parent Ben Ramsden finally made it to the podium. Distinctly average swimmer Ben explained, "I have been training hard for years, and never dreamt that one day I would make it to the podium at Sydney Olympic Park. My kids have both been there many times, … [Read More...]


Congratulations Brandon

I’d like to congratulate Brandon Lawrence on receiving his Silver Coaching Licence. To receive this Brandon had to have 6 or more swimmers achieve Australian national Age Qualifying times, attend a 5 day course held at the Australia Swimming Coaches Conference and complete work books to prove he … [Read More...]

Abbotsleigh swim club NSW state squad qualifiers 2015

Prestigious selections for our swimmers

Congratulations to our Abbotsleigh swim Club swimmers who earnt themselves a place on the prestigious NSW selection squads. This is a fine reward for all your great training and racing at both State and Nationals in 2015. You have all made us very proud here at Abbotsleigh. NSW Emerging talent … [Read More...]