Club Philopsophy



Wangaratta Amateur Swimming Club is a community based swimming club which provides regular training to improve and promote fitness, improve swimming technique, have fun and make friends.  



Wangaratta Amateur Swimming Club is committed to being a professional, welcoming organisation which enables members to transition after Learn To Swim through our squad programs to continue their development as swimmers and/or competitors in age group, Open and Masters swimming. Members are able to compete locally, and with eligible times, at State or National levels.  



Achievement, Teamwork, Friendship


The club is structured to maximise the outcome for each and every swimmer. To this end there are three groups within the club which work together to assist the swimmer to maximise their outcomes. Committee, Coaches and Parents. 


Their primary role is: 


Committee – Responsible for the operation of the club. This includes, but is not limited to, club philosophy, uniforms, athlete support, finances. 


Coaches – Responsible for the swimming program. This includes, but not limited to, Coaching Philosophy; Club Technical model; Year, Preparation, Weekly and Session planning; assisting swimmers with goal setting; Assisting swimmers with event selection. 


Parents – As the swimmers #1 fan, parents provide a level of support like no other. A parents’ support is wide ranging and includes emotional, nutritional, financial and logistical. 


Wangaratta Amateur Swimming Club is affiliated with the Ovens and Murray Swimming Association (Central District), Swimming Victoria and Swimming Australia.