ABOUT ELDER’S SWIM CENTRE
Elder’s Swim Centre is a locally owned and operated swim centre for the past 16 years in Hervey Bay by Marcus and Penny Elder. Both have a passion for swimming, and in their youth reaching National Level.
Elder’s Swim Centre is a purpose built facility we have three heated pools which are open all year round.
25m outdoor heated squad training pool (28 degrees). Swimmers can progress through learn to swim to squad and join our club (Fraser Coast Swim Club) which is Qld affiliated. We have members who attend National, State, School and local carnivals. We also have had medallists at National Championships.
20m indoor heated pool (31 degrees) used for our baby and toddler lessons.
12.5m above ground semi-enclosed heated pool. (31 degrees)
Penny has been involved in Learn to Swim and Coaching for the past 35 years with a keen eye in stroke technique and water safety.
As assistant and under the tutelage of Master Olympic coach John Carew (voted the world’s best stroke technician) Penny’s knowledge is extensive.
Penny has received many awards recognising her knowledge, lesson plans and execution of them from Austswim and Royal Lifesaving.
Marcus has been coaching for the past 20 years with swimmers receiving medals at Australian Para Pan Pacific level and Australian age level.
Marcus is the head Coach of Fraser Coast Swim Club and heavily involved in the club committee.
He is Silver licenced under Australian Swimming Coaches association and strives to guide many more squad swimmers to their full potential.
ELDER’S is a multi-award winning swim centre...
AUSTRALIA’S BEST AUSTSWIM SWIM CENTRE
QUEENSLAND’S BEST AUSTSWIM INFANT and GENERAL SWIM TEACHER
QUEENSLAND’S ROYAL LIFESAVING TRAINER of the year
FINALIST in FRASER COAST BUSINESS AWARDS
Multi - NOMINEE in AUSTSWIM AWARDS