Our Head Coach, Geoff Smalley, and his assistants provide squad training sessions for club members of intermediate to advanced levels at our home pool - GSSC. Training is tailored for competitive swimming and extending fitness for other sports as well as improving motivation and swimming skills.

Sessions focus heavily on refining strokes using training drills, developing competitive skills and techniques. Squad sessions are usually one hour in duration or can be personalised to the swimmers needs. Squad training times are:

Monday - Friday (excl Wed) 6:30 am - 8am

Monday - Friday 5pm - 7:30pm

Saturday 8:30 am - 12noon

Geoff is an ASCTA member and has been a Swimming Coach since 1993. Geoff is a National Level 2 Bronze Skills Coach and his achievements include coaching a number of swimmers to State, National & World Championships. Geoff also coaches swimmers with special needs. The swimming centre is equipped with appropriate aids.


South Gisborne Sharks Swimming Club | 137 Lock Road Gisborne South |