Abbotsleigh at School Nationals


Holly and Grace swam at the School Sport Australia Swimming Championships in Melbourne 27-31 July. Grace made the final and placed 6th in the 15-16yrs 200IM. Holly claimed silver in both the 15-16yrs 50 Fly and 16yrs 50 Free. Great job girls!

World Trials in Brisbane

Brisbane Aquatic Centre

Australia’s best open swimmers are competing for a place on the National team for the World Championships. The Brisbane Aquatic Centre is hosting aquatic visitors from around the country, including a small team from Abbotsleigh.

Abbotsleigh Swimmers ready to shine at Australian Open & Age Nationals

Abbotsleigh Swim Club have a strong team of amazing swimmers entered in both the Open and Age Nationals which will be held at SA Aquatic & Leisure Centre in the second and third week of April.

Representing Abbotsleigh at the Open meet are Shaun Champion, Becca St Vincent, Emily Ong, Natasha Ramsden, Lachie Van Tempest, Alicia Walker and Emily Washer.

And the Age National team will comprise of Holly Nelson, Abby Hartshorne, Grace Michell, Annika Tonuri, Abby Feurtado, Sami Cox, Meredith Wang, Sophie Boden and Felicity Smith. Unfortunately Gabi Schilling sustained a recent injury which has led to her withdrawal; (We wish Gabs a successful and speedy recovery).


Best of luck to our fabulous swimmers and coaches – Go Team ABB!

Happy Swimming

Fun at Nelson Bay

Abbotsleigh at Nelson Bay
For the second year running the club headed north on the M1 for the Nelson Bay Swim Meet. Despite the hot conditions, it was a relaxed and fun event.