Special Olympics Manawatu Aquatics/Swimming
Fridays between 3pm – 6pm. Times slots are to be arranged with your coach. Please email (or text only) Carla to arange your training time.She will phone you back when she is avaliable.
Venue: Freyberg Community Pool, Thames Street, Palmerston North.
Email: Click Here
Text: 021 295 4526
Events Offered:15 metre walk, 15 and 25 metre kickboard, 15 and 25metre assisted swim:
25 metre; 50 metre; 100 metre; 200 metre, freestyle, backstroke, breaststroke and butterfly; 100 metre individual medley, 400 metre freestyle; relays: 4 x 25 metre medley, 4 x 25 metre and 4 x 50 metre freestyle and medley.
Manawatu Event: June 7th 2020: Tier 1 event Special Olympics will host this event at the Makino Pool, Feilding
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 2020:
Wanganui: April 26th 2020 Tier 1 event
Manawatu: June 7th 2020 Tier 1 event
Hawkes Bay: July 19th 2020: Tier 1 event
Horowhenua: September 12-13th 2020: Tier 2 event
Wellington: November 8th 2020: Tier 1 event
AWD Athletes with disability: school swimming event: 4th November 2020 Levin pool
Rules for Swimming: Special Olympics New Zealand has a comprehensive data base of all the rules needed and tips for coaching swimming