Swimming Australia

  • Swimming Australia head coach Leigh Nugent quits March 20, 2013

    Leigh Nugent has offered his resignation as Swimming Australia head coach, paying the price for a disastrous Olympic campaign where a poor medal return was compounded by allegations of ill-discipline in the team. In a brief statement on Wednesday, Swimming Australia said that Nugent had told them last week he...
  • Swimming Australia launches probe into London misbehaviour February 21, 2013

    Swimming Australia has appointed a panel to investigate allegations of drunkenness, misuse of prescription drugs, breaching curfews, deceit and bullying by members of the London Olympic team. The allegations arose after Tuesday's publication of two damning reports into the management and conduct of the swimming team, which produced Australia's worst...