News and articles relating to Swimming from around the Nelson region
2013 School Swimming Champs
Full on swimming action from the Motueka High School pool.
Keefe-Laing edges out Kneebone
Jody Keefe-Laing has never swum 3.8km before, but the 25-year-old beat off more experienced opposition to win the Ironman Challenge swim from Tahunanui Beach today.
Nelson Marlborough age group swimming champs
Action from annual championship meet at the ASB Aquatic Centre.
2012 Motueka Club Ribbon Carnival
Warm conditions greeted swimmers at Motueka High School.
2012 Top200's Fab50's swim meet
The Nelson Swimming Club held the annual Fab 50s and Top 200s swim meet at Nayland Park on Saturday with fine weather setting the scene for a day of big results for the younger swimmers.
Blue September Sea Swim
Around 80 swimmers braved the cool sea temperature in a 600m swim for the Blue September charity for prostate cancer.
Nationals cap Grace's busy record season
At the tender age of 16, Grace Woodall is one of the fastest backstroke swimmers the top of the south has seen.
Clements Endurance Ironman Sea Swim
Simon Oliver was the clear winner of the Clements Endurance swim at Tahuna Beach this morning with a time of 48:43 beating Joe Thornton who clocked 49:41.
Peter Owen Founder of the Eyebright Swim Series
Peter Owen came along to watch the Eyebright Mile Sea Swim.
Eye Bright Mile Sea swim
Kaiori McGuinniety pipped Fraser Neill in a tight finish on Tahuna beach with a time of 25.16 mins over the mile distance in calm conditions.
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