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Long Course Grand Prix 3

Fine weather greeted over 150 swimmers at the National Aquatic Centre yesterday for the final meet in the 2014 LC Grand Prix Series.

Congratulations to Temafa Yalimaiwai and Rosemarie Rova for setting new records.

The next event will be the Open Nationals in Suva from 25 - 27 April.more

Long Course Grand Prix 2

Fiji Swimming's second LC Grand Prix was held at the National Aquatic Centre today.

Congratulations to Temafa Talimaiwai (Tritons) and Taichi Vakasama (Barracudas) on their new records!more

Cheyenne and William

Cheyenne Rova and William Clark made their college season debut this year at Iowa lakes Community College in Emmetsburg, IA. Both Cheyenne and William have been key members of the Lakes Swimming and Diving teams.

Both swimmers are recipients of ONOC Oceania Foundation Scholarships to attend Iowa Lakes.more

Trisa wins Award

Trisa Cheer won the Fiji Sports Technical Official of the Year Award at the 2013 Fiji Sports Awards held in Suva on Friday night.more

Update on US based Swimmers

Update on Fiji Swimmers on Scholarships in the USA…jointly funded by Oceania Foundation, Samsung and ONOC.

Pictured: Iowa Lakes Community College Swim facilitymore

Long Course Grand Prix 1

Bad weather forced the cancellation of the afternoon session of the first of Fiji Swimming's LC Grand Prix events yesterday.

However the morning session saw some great racing, and 2 more records set by Temafa Yalimaiwai of the Tritons Club.more

Yalimaiwai breaks 17-year record

Young Temafa Yalimaiwai (12) of the Tritons Swimming Club broke Patrick Murphy’s 17-year old 200m freestyle record set in 1997, at the NSW Swimming State Championships held in Sydney two weeks ago.

International swimmer, Patrick Murphy moved to Australia from Fiji and represented Australia at international level competitions including the World Champs, Commonwealth and Olympic Games.more

2014 Calendar

Fiji Swimming's 2014 Calendar has been finalised and can be downloaded from the Fiji Swimming Documents section of our website.

You can also download rules and regulations for the 2014 LC Grand Prix Series, the LC Open Nationals and LC Age Group Nationals.

Good luck to all swimmers this year!more

2013 Fiji Swimming Awards

Congratulations to Meli Malani and Caroline Puamau - 2013 Fiji Swimmers of the Year.

Dolphin Swimming Club, Suva was recognised as the Club of the Year and Club Coach, Sharon Smith (pictured) won Coach of the Year.

Check out the Photo Gallery for pictures of the winners..more

Buadromo appointed Young Ambassador

Matelita Buadromo has been appointed the Young Ambassador for Fiji to the 2014 Nanjing Youth Olympic Games in China.more

Douglas Miller - Passion for the Pool

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Caroline Puamau - Reflections in the Pool

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Matelita Buadramo

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2012 Fiji Swimming Awards

The 2012 Fiji Swimming Awards were held at the Nadi Sports Club on Saturday 1 December...

Overall Female Swimmer of the Year: Matelita Buadromo (Tritons, Suva)
Overall Male Swimmer of the Year: jointly awarded to Douglas Miller and Paul Elaisa (Tritons, Suva)
Coach of the Year: Paula Cokanasiga (Stingrays, Suva)
Club of the Year: Tritons, Suvamore

FINA National Federations Handbook

At the recently concluded FINA World Aquatics Convention held in Uruguay, the new FINA National Federations Handbook was launched.

Through this website, Fiji Swimming members can download the manual either in full, or select which sections they require.

Go to FINA Development Manual Section of our site to view the contents of the Manual..more
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