The aim of the Maribyrnong College Swimming Program is to assist elite Victorian junior swimmers in their pathway towards State, National and International representation.
The program provides athletes with:
The aim of the MSA Swimming Program is to assist athletes in finding a balance between their academic studies and sporting pursuits, in a supportive educational environment. Through this environment we aim to help athletes work towards State, National and International representation.
Athletes continue to train with their chosen swimming club whilst attending Maribyrnong Sports Academy. Technical analysis is undertaken at a variety of local facilities including Maribyrnong Aquatic Centre, Victoria University and Melbourne Sports and Aquatic Centre.
Martin Walsh Swimming Coordinator also SSV Team Manager 13 – 19yrs Boys
Students compete in the School Sport Victoria competition as well as the Victorian Swimming All School Relays.
Swimmers are offered the opportunity to compete in other aquatic based sports such as the Victorian School Surf League.
Athletes are required to complete a swimming meet analysis form after each competition and submit online. Athletes are also required to complete the athlete injury form, athlete achievement form and notification of absence form if they are competing at national or international meets. These forms can be found on the Sport Academy web site under "Athlete Services".