It has been obligatory to hold Race Swimming at every Commonwealth Games. Over the years the Swimming program has changed considerably, with new events added at each Games. In 2002 Para-Sport events were included. 2014 will see six Para-Sport swimming events in the program. The governing body for Swimming in Australia is Swimming Australia.
April 10, 2018
Australia’s all-conquering Commonwealth Games swim team continued to scoop the Optus Aquatic Centre pool in a night which saw little sister Bronte Campbell swim faster than she’s ever swum to upset big sister Cate in a 100m freestyle showdown for the ages.
April 9, 2018
Queen of the pool Cate Campbell and backstroke king Mitch Larkin have led two stunning clean sweeps on another golden night in the Optus Aquatic Centre for the 2018 Commonwealth Games.
April 7, 2018
Australia’s swimmers have produced one of their finest ever nights in the Commonwealth Games pool winning six gold medals on their way to a total haul of 14 for the night as the Dolphins reigned supreme on a rain swept evening at the Optus Aquatic Centre on the Gold Coast.