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Aloha from Maui

Team Fiji to the Junior Pan Pacific Swimming Championships completed their second training session this afternoon at the Kihei Aquatic Centre.more

Maui Update

The Fiji Swimming team to the 2014 Junior Pan Pacific Games has arrived in Maui.

Consisting of 16 swimmers - 10 Female and 6 Male swimmers - the team is made up of swimmers from 4 clubs - Barracudas, Race Club, Dolphins and Makos.more

Junior Pan Pacs

The psych sheet has been released for the 2014 Junior Pan Pacific Championships, which kick off next Wednesday and conclude August 31 at the Kihei Aquatic Center in Maui.

Fiji will be sending a large group of young swimmers to the meet as a build up for future major competitions.more

Pan Pacs

Fiji Swimmers Kinver Nicholls and Tevita Takayawa are competing in the Pan Pacific Swimming Championships on the Gold Coast. So far they have registered some good times, swimming alongside some of the world's greatest swimmers.more

Nanjing Wrap

Meli Malani set a new National Open Mens' record in the 50m Breaststroke at the Nanjing Youth Olympic Games. He also swam a PB in the 50m Freestyle and narrowly missed his PB in the 50m Butterfly.

Congratulations Meli!more

Youth Olympic Games

Meli Malani will be representing Fiji in Swimming at the Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing this month.more

Short Course Nationals

Please find attached amended SC Open Nationals Competition document, the 200 IM was left out but now is event # 16.more

Update from Glasgow

Successful swim secures semi-final spot for Caroline..more

Day 5 Commonwealth Games

Caroline Puamau qualified for the semi finals of the 50m Backstroke this morning, while Meli Malani and William Clark swam big PBs in the 50m Freestyle..more

Day 4 Commonwealth Games

Fantastic Fiji breaks more records..more

Day 3 Commonwealth Games

The third day of the Commonwealth Games saw five Fijians compete in two swimming events. The Women’s 50m Butterfly featured Tieri Erasito, Cheyenne Rova and Caroline Puamau, whilst William Clark and Meli Malani parcipated in the Men’s 100m Freestyle.more

Day 2 Commonwealth Games

Fiji was represented in several events on the second day of the Commonwealth Games at the Tollcross International Swimming Centre.more

Day 1 Commonwealth Games

Two National Records faell on Day 1 of the Commonwealth Games Swimming events at the Tollcross International Swimming Centre in Glasgow.more

Fiji Team settles in

The Fiji Swim Team to the Commonwealth Games has settled in at the Games Village and have been getting used to the competition venue..more

Short Course Season

The Short Course Season is starting soon..You can download rules and regulations for the 2014 SC Grand Prix Series, the SC Open Nationals and SC Age Group Nationals.more

Nationals Wrap

Dolphin Swimming Club of Suva were crowned the overall winners of the 2014 LC Open and Age Group Nationals held over the weekend at the Damodar City National Aquatic Centre.

Coming in 2nd was Nadi Barracudas Swimming Club and in 3rd place was Finis Race Club of Suva.

13 National Records and 69 Championships records were broken during the meet.more

Commonwealth Games Team

All members of Fiji's Swim Team to the Glasgow Commonwealth Games competed this weekend in the LC Age Group Nationals..all the best for your final weeks of preparations!

Pictured L-R: Caroline Puamau, Cheyenne Rova, Meli Malani, William Clark, Matelita Buadromo and Tieri Erasito..more

Nationals Day 2 Update

Please find attached Results for Day 2 along with the National & Open Records broken over the 2 days..more

Nationals Update

National Records and Championships Records fall on Day 1 of Nationals..more

Age Group and Open Nationals

Close to 200 swimmers, including a small team from Tonga, hit the water today in Day 1 of the Fiji Age Group and Open LC Nationals at the National Aquatic Centre. Competition will be held over 3 days.

3 National Records and 21 Championships records were broken on Day 1.more

2017 World Championships

An International Swimming Federation (FINA) delegation, led by its Executive Director Cornel Marculescu, was in Guadalajara (Mexico) recently to meet the local authorities and organisers of the 2017 FINA World Championships. The 17th edition of FINA’s major event will take place from 15 to 30 July 2017, and will be immediately followed by the FINA World Masters Championships.more

Junior Pan Pacs Selection Criteria

The selection criteria for the Fiji Swimming Team to the 2014 Junior Pan Pacific Swimming Championships is now available.

The Championships will be held at the Kihei Aquatic Centre, Maui, Hawaii from 27 - 31 August.more

Pan Pacific Championships Selection Criteria

The selection criteria for the Fiji Swimming Team to the 2014 Pan Pacific Swimming Championships is now available.

The Championships will be held from 21 - 25 August at the Gold Coast Aquatic Centre, Southport, Queensland.more

Commonwealth Games Team

The final team list for Glasgow has been announced following approval from FASANOC’s Board of Management meeting last night. This follows a Selection Justification Committee meeting on the 1st of June and approval by FASANOC's Executive Board. 6 swimmers and 2 officials will be travelling to the Games.more

Medals and records at Oceanias

Team Fiji Swimming won 2 individual Bronze medals and 2 relay Bronze medals and set 9 individual and 2 relay open records at the recently concluded Oceania Championships in Auckland, NZL.more

Oceanias Update

Fiji Swimming Team News Update......more

Oceanias Day 1 Highlights

William Clark swam the race of his life to take out the Oceania Championships 100m Backstroke Bronze medal tonight at the Westwave Aquatic Centre in Auckland. William also set a new Fiji Open Record for the event, breaking Carl Probert's 1999 record.more

2014 Oceania Championships Team

24 swimmers will represent Fiji at the Oceania Swimming Championships in Auckland later this month. This is the largest team that Fiji Swimming has sent to the Oceania Championships, and it comprises a mixture of youth and experience, as we prepare for the 2015 Pacific Games in Papua New Guinea.

Fiji Swimming thanks the Fiji National Spots Commission and FASANOC for their support for the team.more

2014 Schools Swimming Championships

This year's National Schools Swimming Championships will be held at the Damodar National Aquatic Centre, Suva on Friday 30 and Saturday 31 May.

Competition Rules and Regulations and competition programme is attached..more

Open Nationals Results

Full results..more

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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