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Strong Showing from Ace Swim Club at Waikato Christmas Meet

Strong Showing from Ace Swim Club at Waikato Christmas Meet

Ace Swimming Club displayed some great swimming over the weekend of 15th -16th December at the Swimming Waikato Christmas Meet held at Waterworld, Hamilton. The Te Rapa swimming club had 26 swimmers competing over the weekend and there were some simply awesome results! The... Read More

Ace show promise with Developing Junior Swimmers

Ace show promise with Developing Junior Swimmers

The coaches at Ace Swimming Club are delighted that we have been able to foster a group of 15 junior swimmers eligible for NZ Zonal Junior Competition in 2019. The NZ Junior Festival was split into ‘Zones’ in the past couple of years with... Read More

New Ace Swimmers Welcomed to Waikato XLR8 Acheivers Club

New Ace Swimmers Welcomed to Waikato XLR8 Acheivers Club

Congratulations to Ace Swimming Club members Chloe Peters, Georgia Bruton and Hayley McIntryre and welcome to the Waikato XLR8 Acheivers Club! The XLR8 Achievers Club was developed for swimmers 12yrs and under to encourage swimmers to focus on broad skill development and acquiring skills... Read More

Ace Swimming Club Support first Meet at Newly Refurbished Waterworld

Ace Swimming Club Support first Meet at Newly Refurbished Waterworld

Ace Swimming Club lent their support to Fairfield over the weekend 24th November. The Fairfield XLR8 Meet was the first event to be held at the newly refurbished Waterworld and home to Hamilton’s only year-round indoor swim club, Ace Swimming Club. Eight swimmers from... Read More

Ace Swimmers Race Puketerini

Ace Swimmers Race Puketerini

The Puketerini Swim Series kicked off this weekend gone on Saturday 16th November with a foggy start, the fog quickly burnt off greeting ace swimmers with bright sunshine. Puketerini used to be an open cast coal mine before it was turned into a lake... Read More

Ace Action At St Pete’s Festival

Ace Action At St Pete’s Festival

Ace Swimming Club took to the water at St Peter’s Festival on Sunday 11th November. There was plenty of action for the team of 19 swimmers of Ace. Out of 85 swims a massive 60 were personal bests, just over 70.58%. Ace were represented... Read More

Ace in Action at NZ Short Course Champs

Ace in Action at NZ Short Course Champs

The 2018 NZ Short Course Championships took place at the Sir Owen Glenn Aquatic Centre on the North Shore of Auckland. Ace Swimming Club were represented by Maddie Chapman, Carlos Hardie, Emma Parsons, Caleb Parsons and Kayla Ansley. All the of the swimmers came... Read More

A New Look for Swimming in Hamilton City – Club Merger

A New Look for Swimming in Hamilton City – Club Merger

In a bold, proactive and exciting move, two Hamilton Clubs, each with a proud history of swimming, have agreed to combine their resources and operations across Hamilton for the good of the sport. The decision to bring the independent swimming clubs of Ace and... Read More

Joseph makes impression at Special Olympics

Joseph makes impression at Special Olympics

Ace Swimming Club member Joseph Blake has been making an impression in the Special Olympics scene. Special Olympics offer competition for children and adults with an intellectual disability. On Sunday 21st October Joseph took part in a meet organised at Te Awamutu collecting a... Read More

Orlando follows family footsteps with Waikato record

Orlando follows family footsteps with Waikato record

Ace Swimming Club member Orlando Hardie is following in his family’s footsteps. He recently broke the 50m breaststroke record for 9yr old boys in the Waikato. At Ace Swimming Club we like to celebrate all the achievements of our young athletes. We do appreciate... Read More