Aquatic Club

President  Mr Gary Beadell
email or 0427 530 863
Treasurer Ms Jo Carrazzo
0413 911 983
Secretary
Ms Gabi Sorge
0422 451 124
TIC
Mr Andrew Butcher email or 9832 4977

Aquatic Program

Our Mission

Our mission is to provide excellent coaching programs in Aquatic sports to cater for athletes from the beginner squad swimmer to the elite level in a caring family environment.

Who can enrol?

All current students, their siblings and old boys are eligible.

Fees

  1. These fees include membership of St Kevin's Aquatic Club.
  2. Capitation fees are paid directly to the governing bodies of Swimming and Diving.
  3. Boys who join after the beginning of the year will be charged on a pro-rata basis.
  4. APS Senior Swim/Dive Team members will receive a discount of up to $150.
Squad Purpose Coach Annual Fee $
Diving Learning diving skills Elizabeth Howard 760
Bronze Learning strokes, starts and turns
Diane Brockisch 700
Gold Developing swimming skills & fitness Tom Bach 820
Green Qualifying for State Championships Gene Jackson 1,200
Blue Qualifying for National Championships Gene Jackson 1,500

Coaches

  • The College's Head Swim Coach, Gene Jackson has a B.S. from the Oklahoma State University and M.Sc. from the University of Illinois. Gene has vast experience both as a learn-to-swim teacher and a swimming coach of Commonwealth and Olympic Champions. 

  • Tom Bach is a Level One Swim Coach who specialises in the coaching of young school-aged swimmers. 

  • Elizabeth Howard is an experienced Level 2 diving coach, who has had great success with divers to the elite level. 

  • Diane Brockisch is an expert junior coach specialising in stroke and skill development.

  • Alex Morse was St Kevin's swimming vice captain (2010) and is a national level swimmer and expert stroke technician. 

  • Lucas Liew was St Kevin's swimming captain (2010) and is a national finalist and multiple state champion and expert stroke technician.

Training Times

  6.30-8.00am
*Wed 6.00am-8.00am
3.30-5.00pm
Monday Green, Blue
Bronze, Gold,
Tuesday Blue, Green, Gold
Blue, Green
Wednesday
Blue, Green (6.00am-8.00am) Diving (3.30pm depending on level)
Thursday Water Polo (club)
Green, Blue, Gold
Friday Blue, Green Bronze, Gold
Saturday Blue, Green
(7am-9am)
 

St Kevin's Aquatic Club

All squad members are club members and can participate in club galas etc free. Squad members can participate in non-school competitions by joining Swimming Victoria (Gold, Green Blue Squad) or Diving Victoria (Diving) or Victorian Water Polo (Water Polo). For information contact your coach.

Procedure

1. Contact Mr Jackson (Swimming) on 0408 141 198 or by email to arrange for an assessment.
2. Admission On admission you will receive a receipt indicating your son’s squad
4. Continuity Your son’s membership will continue unless you send a withdrawal to Mr G Jackson