President’s Message – Season 2020/21

President’s Message – Season 2020/21

I would like to welcome all parents/carers, swimmers and officials to the 2020/21 swimming season. The Lara Swimming Club prides itself on offering coaching to all its members. We have a fantastic coaching panel led by our head coach Kathy Plummer. The assistant coach...

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2020 Presentation Day

2020 Presentation Day

2020 has messed with our schedule a little, but it's great to have our swimmers back in training this week! Our annual Presentation Day, usually held in earlier in the year will be held via Zoom webinar on at 4:00pm on Sunday July 26. Members & sponsors will...

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White vs Blue

White vs Blue

Each swimmer in the club is allocated to a team "white" or "blue".  Throughout the year swimmers earn points for their team by achieving PB's, showing great qualities as a team member, and winning games in and out of the water.  Our water polo games are hotly...

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Country Short Course Championships 2019

Country Short Course Championships 2019

Some great results for Lara swimmers at Ballarat Short Course Countries.  Day 1. First two swims of the weekend. Great racing by Will C with a 2 sec PB in 100 freestyle and Ben a 1 sec PB in 50 free. A nice pb by Will. C with a 108.64 in the 100 IM and nearly a 2...

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Ballarat GCO Meet

Ballarat GCO Meet

Congratulations to Liam achieving his first SC Country times in freestyle and breaststroke. Well done to Joachim competing in his first 100m IM event. Great effort by Will G, Emma, Aifric, Siobhan, Joachim, Tyler, Elodie and Elora (very determined with stitches in her...

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Winter Competitions

Winter Competitions

Over Winter 2019 swimmers of all ages are continuing to compete for Lara Swimming Club. Pictured here are Robyn with her medals from the Victorian Masters Short Course Championships and Ruby, Will and Elora who achieved some big PB's at the Ballarat Top 5 meet #2.

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AGM 2019

AGM 2019

Lara Swimming Club Annual General Meeting Thursday August 8th, 7:30pm, Lara Swimming Pool Club rooms.

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Napthine Pairs

Napthine Pairs

The Napthine Pairs relays were held on Friday 21st December to celebrate the end of year. This annual tradition began in 1976 and is named in honour of Vin Napthine pictured below. Vincent Herbert Napthine (1897 – 1976) was a coach at the Lara Swimming Club during the...

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Summer training is here!

Summer training is here!

Learn to swim - begin with water familiarisation and progress to swimming 25 and ultimately 50 metres. Selected Saturday mornings at the Lara pool. Development squad - for children new to training. Mon, Wed, Thur 5pm at the Lara pool. Recreational squad - for swimmers...

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