About Us

IPSWICH VIKINGS SWIMMING CLUB INC.

Caters for all ages, encouraging involvement in all levels of swimming, whilst fostering sportsmanship, in a sociable family environment.

 

OUR GOALS ARE:

  1. To promote membership

  2. To be financially self-sufficient

  3. To foster strong club spirit

  4. To encourage participation

 

CLUB NIGHTS

Ipswich Vikings meets at Bundamba Swim Centre, Brisbane Road Bundamba, Ipswich on Wednesday nights.
 
Sign-on for races is between 6.20pm and 6.45pm with our race handicapper, Susan Weibler.
 
Each week swimmers may swim Freestyle and Butterfly, and also alternate between Backstroke and Breaststroke.  Distance swims are also held over 200 and 400m.  100m and 200m Medley swims alternate with distance freestyle each week.
 
Races begin at 12m and swimmers can choose any of the following distances to swim Freestyle each week - 12m, 25m, 38m, 50m and 100m.
 
Points are awards based on swimmer's improvement in time each week. Trophies are awarded at the end of the season for points accumulation.
 
Masters Races are also held each week for swimmers over 25 years of age.
 
 
TRAINING (Squad and Mini-Squad)
 
Swimming training is available with Urquart Swimming by contacting him at Bundamba Swim Centre on 3282 2801 for more details.  Club coach is Neville Barnett.

PARTNERS

Ipswich City Council
Bundamba Swim Centre