Welcome to the website of the Ovens & Murray District Swimming Association. We are a volunteer swim organization, spread across two states of Australia, situated on the borders of Southern NSW & North East Victoria, and encompassing 18 clubs



The 2018 Victorian Country Short Course Swimming Championships will be held in Wangaratta on the 18th & 19th August 2018. Click to see our event page under "Quick Links" for more information.

7-10 Rep Team

On the 4th of November the Ovens & Murray District had 21 representatives at the Victorian Country 7 - 10 Competition at Melbourne Sports & Aquatic Centre with our swimmers entered into 75 individual events and 10 relays.

 From the 75 individual swims there were 38 personal bests achieved throughout the day with the following podium placings


Freya Sullivan (Girls 7 years) - finished 2nd in both the  50m Breaststroke and Freestyle

Jenna Ruhbaum (Girls 9 years) - 3rd in 50m  Backstroke


Cooper Hall (Boys 9 years) - finished 1st in both the 50 m Freestyle and Backstroke and 3rd in the 50 m Breaststroke and Butterfly

Finn McDonnell (Boys 9 years) - finished in 2nd place for the 50m  Breaststroke.

Freestyle Relays

1st Place to the Girls 8/Under relay - Swimmers -  Gemma McNamara, Freya Sullivan, Izabell Ryan and Mia Knight

3rd Place in the Boys 10/Under Relay  - Swimmers - Will Sullivan, Jack Moran, Hunter Wilson and Cooper Hall

Medley Relays

3rd Place went to our Girls 8/Under team with the following swimmers Mia Knight, Izabell Ryan, Faith Barkley and Gemma McNamara

3rd to our Girls 9 years - represented by Faith Delaney, Rose Knight, Jenna Ruhbaum and Charli Shoemark

2nd Place to the Boys 10 years with Cooper Hall, Will Sullivan, Hunter Wilson and Jack Moran.


Well done to all our swimmers, we hope you had a wonderful day and enjoyed the experience.

The Ovens & Murray would also like to thank our Coaches for the day Andrea Thwaites and Dan Moran, also thanks to Brooke Thwaites our Team Manager and our Competitions Director Tap-Ky Dong for pulling it all together.





NOTE: The program for the Albury Pennant Meet will be uploaded on Saturday afternoon

REMINDER: Entries for the Proficiency meet on 3 February close next Saturday – 20 January

NEW: The results for the GT Combined Pennant Meet have been published and can be found here

NEW: The results for the Yarrawonga Open Meet and the Tallangatta Pennant Meet have been published and can be found here

NEW: Information flyers for the 2018 Interdistrict Rep Team and Brophy Rep Team have been published along with expression of interest forms and can be found here

NEW: The SISA Regional Development Day has been announced and the flyer can be found here

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