Nelson's Premier Swim Club

Based at Hampden Street Pool, Nelson South Swimming Club is for swimmers from 8 years and up.  Most of our swimmers train year round and compete in local, regional and national meets.  We also cater for non-competitive swimmers. 

We strive to help swimmers achieve their potential, have fun, and take pride in the history and achievements of their club.

We have a passionate coaching team who strive to get the best out of each swimmer.  Many of our swimmers compete and have placed at NZ National Level. 

If you're looking for a club that will help you achieve your best while making friends and having fun, have a look around our website and contact us if you'd like information about joining the club. 

Our Vision

At Nelson South, swimmers will achieve their potential in a culture of excellence and fun, respecting the Club’s history. Through leadership, parental involvement and a welcoming club spirit, we will promote competitive swimming to attract swimmers of all ages.

Supporters and Sponsors

Nelson South would like to thank our Sponsors whose support we gratefully acknowledge.







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Club News

2017 South Island Country & Town Meet

Nic Hall represented Nelson South at the South Island Country and Town meet held in Dunedin. Nic tells it in his own words and gives us the low down on a successful weekend!

2017 NZ National Age Group Champs

Nelson South sent a team of 6 to Wellington to compete at the NZ National Age Group Championships. Coach Glen Findlay reports on a successful week. Photo cred of Matai doing fly to Virginia Woolf/Fairfax NZ

2017 NZ Division II Competition

More than 470 swimmers from 101 clubs converged on Rotorua at the beginning of March for the NZ Division II Competition that was held at the Rotorua Aquatic Centre. Nelson South sent a team of 6 swimmers to the 4 day meet - and they came home with some outstanding results!

2017 NZ Juniors Festival

In February, Nelson South sent a team of 11 young swimmers to Timaru to represent the club at the NZ Juniors Festival. It was an outstanding meet for the team who did the club proud and finished 5th overall. What a great team effort! Well done :-)


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