Welcome to Taieri Swim Club

Welcome to Taieri Swimming Club.

Taieri Swim Club operates at Mosgiel Community Pool.  Our lessons and squads run from September to the end of March.  We cater for learn to swim through to competitive squads.   Children must be 5 years and older.   Membership is limited by pool space and availability of coaches.  Currently the club has approximately 100 swimmers.  15% of our members are registered competitive swimmers.  More information can be found under About Us.

Thank you to all our volunteer coaches.  We could not operate without you.  All our coaches are qualified or working towards their qualification.

2017/18 Season Michelle Summers will be coaching squad, assisted by Courtland Ellis.  

Any questions re Club, please contact Susan or Club Captains, Rosemary, Bridget and Sharyn. 

Squad sessions, Tuesday/Thursday 6-7pm and Saturdays 10.30-12noon. 

Junior Groups Wednesdays 6-7pm and Saturdays 9-10.30 (depending on which group you are). 

Dates for 2017/18 Season 

dates 201718.doc

Note - no swimming for Squad on Waitangi Day, Feb 6 2018

 NEW Taieri Pool  - For information click here https://www.poolingtogether.org.nz/the-project/

RESULTS

NZ Short Course Champs (Auckland)

Congratulations to Jordan who attended NZ Short Course Champs. Jordan collected a bronze medal in the 200 br, taking off a massive 7 seonds! She also took home a 4th in 200fly, 6th in 100 br and 100 fly, 7th in 400 IM, and 9th in 200IM in 50 br. She broke Taieri Swim Club's U15 record for 100IM, and broke the Club's Open 100 Fly record with a time of 1.06.23. She also did 8 pbs in her 10 races, and made Open Top 40 finals in 4 of her races. Well done!

Colin Walker Memorial Meet (Queenstown)

Congrats to Laura who attended this meet.  Laura took 54sec off her 400 IM to claim first, also pb and first in her 200 IM and first in 50 fr, pb and 2nd 200 br and 3rd 50 bk.  A VERY successful meet!  Well done Laura  https://otago.swimming.org.nz/event.php?id=402

Zenith Meet

Congrats to all the Taieri swimmers who attended this meet and thank you to Wendy out TM, and our timekeepers and of course Steve and Susan working behind the scenes.

Huge congrats to Niamh who got 5 pbs from 5 swims, Keira 3 pbs from 3 swims, Kael 2 pbs from 2 swims and Jordan 1 pb from 1 swim.  Congrats also to Josh and Leila who achieved pbs.

Full results can be found here  https://otago.swimming.org.nz/event.php?friendly_id=2017-zenith-sprint-meet-event

Otago Winter Champs

Full results can be found here https://otago.swimming.org.nz/page.php?id=54

Special congrats to Jordan who broke her own Club Record for 100 IM

Laura - 3pbs and a 3rd

Keira - 2 pbs, one 1st, 2nd and two 3rds

Harry 4 pbs, 2 firsts and 3 seconds

Jordan 3 pbs, 1st, four 2nds and 3rd

Sophie 2 pbs, 3 first, 2nd, 3rd

Jessie 4 pbs, one first

Biggest Taieri pb went to Keira in her 100 fr, a pb by 4.26sec, narrowly edging out Harry who took off 4.15sec in his 200 IM.

NZ Secondary Schools (Hamilton)

Congrats to Laura and Jordan who represented Taieri College and Columba College.  This meet was long course (50m pool). Lauras top placing was in the 100 br where she place 26th in the 16years age group. Laura swam L/C pbs and was the only rep from Taieri College.  Jordan won silver in the 200 fly (14years) and collected two 4ths and in total 7 top 10 placings and did  a few pbs.

 AIMS GAMES (TAURANGA)

Congrats to Harry who represented JMC.  Harry made all 8 finals and 6 new pbs and won bronze in 50 Fly.  His time of 33.90 was 0.03 behind 1st= and 0.01 ahead of 4th.  Very close!  Harry broke Courtland's Club Record in the 100IM.

Upcoming Meets 
 All upcoming meets can be found here  https://otago.swimming.org.nz/page.php?id=53

Otago Spring Carnival, Nov 4, Cromwell - entries to Susan by 20th Oct or enter through SNZ MyPage

Kiwi Challenge, Nov 19, Dunedin - entries to Susan by 6 Nov or enter through SNZ MyPage https://otago.swimming.org.nz/

Murihuku Meet, Nov 11, Invercargill - entries to Susan by 2 Nov or enter through SNZ MyPage http://www.swimsouthland.org.nz/pages/2017-2018-swimming-meets-calendar/

Please deposit entry fees into Taieri Swim Club Bank Account 03-1725-0057826-00 and use surname and meet name as reference

Otago 12 and Under Champs, Dec 2/3, Dunedin

https://swimming.org.nz/event.php?friendly_id=2017nzshortcoursechampionships-event

NATIONAL QUALIFIERS 2017/18 season
Congratulations to the following swimmers who have made a qualifying time for National Meets.  All results can be found in our results section

NZ Short Course -  Jordan

https://otago.swimming.org.nz/visageimages/documents/Eligibility%20Reports/2017%20short%20course%20championships.pdf

Junior Festival - Erin, Renee, Lewis, Harry, Finn, Niamh, Keira

https://otago.swimming.org.nz/visageimages/documents/Eligibility%20Reports/2018%20junior%20festival.pdf

Division II - Laura, Jemma

https://otago.swimming.org.nz/visageimages/documents/Eligibility%20Reports/2018%20div%20ii.pdf

National Age Groups - Jordan

https://otago.swimming.org.nz/visageimages/documents/Eligibility%20Reports/2018%20age%20group.pdf


Makos -

 Taieri Carnival Mar 2017

 

 

NZ Junior Festival 2017

 

 

Other snaps (more in gallery)

 

 

 

 

 

 

Latest News

Latest Info June 27th 2017

Please let Susan know by Aug 21 whether you are returning to Club for the 2017/18 season.

ODT March 6th 2017

https://www.odt.co.nz/sport/swimming/otago-pair-blitz-field-festival Check out the article from ODT Sat 4 March