Welcome to the Wharenui Sports Centre, the home of the Wharenui
Swim Club in the heart of Christchurch.
We appreciate the support
of our Sponsors
The Wharenui Swim Club is one of the largest swim clubs in New
Zealand with a proud history of swimming successes and
innovations. Our team spirit is found throughout all levels of
the club, from the "Learn to Swim" programme up to the top
In addition to the pool facilities and swimming club, Wharenui
features a popular Stadium. The Wharenui Stadium allows hire for
sports teams and fitness centre training including Netball,
Basketball, Volleyball and Badminton.
You can also learn to swim at Wharenui. We offer special
baby/infant/pre-school swimming lessons as well as classes for
school children (including holiday programmes) and adults.
The Wharenui Swimming Club, one of the oldest swimming clubs in
New Zealand has turned out both Commonwealth and Olympic
champions. If you aspire to achieving goals in swimming, the
Wharenui Swimming Club, which has been built on years of
tradition and excellence is the place to be. Qualified and
dedicated coaches will help you achieve your goals. You can
compete locally, nationally or internationally. Or join the
Masters Swimming Club programme keep fit and improve your
Keep in touch with us by logging on to this site regularly.
- Urgent messages relating to specific areas (eg Swim club,
Learn to Swim, Waterpolo, etc) will appear when you access those
specific areas on the website
The following times are best avoided - we will have many lanes in use at these times, there will however be 1-2 lanes for the public -
should you wish to come anyway.
- Tue 11 June12.45-2.45
- Thur 13 June12.45-1.45
- Tue 18 June12.45-2.45
- Thur 20 June12.45-1.45
- Tue 25 June12.45-2.45
- Thur 27 June12.45-1.45
- Tue 2 July12.45-2.45
- Thur 4 July12.45-1.45
We require swim coach to coach competitive and technique
squads, help in the learn to swim area, and be responsible
to the head coach.
Click for more details.
Wharenui Swim Club are sending 2 of our top swimmers
(Matthew Hutchins 100/200 free and William Campbell 100/200
fly and our Head Coach (Martin Harris) to Australia for the
Trans Tasman Tri Series 2012, along with other top
developing talent from around New Zealand. The team is made
up of 12 boys and 12 girls (Click
for more details on the team). This is a two yearly
event and alternates between being held in NZ and Australia.
Meets take place in
- Canberra 2nd and 3rd July
- Wagga Wagga 4th and 5th July
- Melbourne 6th and 7th July
The 2012 Trans Tasman competition is a development
competition for swimmers under 18 years old. The competition
will be conducted over four venues in Australia and provide
racing opportunities against some of AustraliaÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s top
You can follow the progress
here or get live results
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