Special Olympics Manawatu Aquatics/Swimming
Fridays between 3pm – 6pm. Times slots are to be arranged with your coach.
Venue: Freyberg Community Pool, Thames Street, Palmerston North.
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Events Offered:15 meter walk, kickboard, any-stroke 25 metre; 50 metre; 100 metre freestyle, backstroke, breaststroke and butterfly; 100 metre individual medley, 200 and 400 metre freestyle; relays: 4 x 25 metre medley, 4 x 25 metre and 4 x 50 metre freestyle
Manawatu Event: June 10-11th 2017: Tier 2 Regional event Special Olympics will host this event at the Freyberg Community Pool
Volunteers are needed to help with time keeping, marshaling, data recording. If you would like to register as an event volunteer please Click Here.
Swimming trips for 2017:
Wanganui: April 29th 2017 Tier 1 event
Manawatu: June 10-11th 2017 Tier 2 Regional event
Hutt Valley: July 9 2017: Tier 1 event
Wairarapa: August 20th 2017: Tier 1 event
Horowhenua: September 10th 2017: Tier 1 event
Kapiti: October 8th 2017: Tier 1 event
Special Olympics NZ Summer National games:November 28th – December 2nd 2017: Tier 3 National event. Wellington
AWD Athletes with disability: school swimming event: 25th October 2017 Levin pool
Rules for Swimming: Special Olympics New Zealand has a comprehensive data base of all the rules needed and tips for coaching swimming