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Aquatic Centre Operating Hours

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Waterpark Operating Hours

Only open on weekends outside of School Holidays. During school holidays the waterpark is open 7 days a week
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RACKLEY SQUADS - SOMETHING FOR EVERYONE

We are super excited to have been given the green light to re-open our Aquatic Venue again. Click the link above to see Squad Timetable.  If for any reason you are not returning and want to put a hold or cancel your membership please click here.



Squad swimming is a great way to develop lifelong skills, refine their technique and most importantly have fun in the water.

WHAT WE OFFER

Rackley Squad Programs caters for all abilities and the focus is on developing each swimmer to reach their potential and love of the sport. Training sessions will provide swimmers the skills and stamina needed to set their sights on competing at their chosen level be it Local, School, Masters or National level.

OUR COACHES

Led by Head Coach Brett Glister, at Rackley Chermside we have a team of experienced coaches who are passionate about swimming as a way of life. We cater our programs to Swimmers at all levels and abilities with a focus on long term success, achievement and enjoyment. 

OUR FACILITIES 

The Chermside Aquatic Centre has a 25m outdoor pool and waterpark.  

JOIN THE CLUB!

Swimmers are encouraged to Join the Rackley Swim team so they can put skills into practice and race. Club membership enables swimmers to participate in Club nights and local, state and national competitions. Adult swimmers can join the Rackley Masters swim team.

For more information contact us today 

Squads for all levels

Bronze Squad
Bronze squad is the entry group into our performance focused squads. Building upon the fundamental swimming skills and develop your child's ability to learn how to train and help them develop a growth mindset and develop a love for the sport. Individual swimmers will be introduced to a variety of racing opportunities as they continue to master the four competitive strokes and gain greater proficiency in turns, starts and finishes. This is achieved by introducing more advanced drills and training techniques
Adult/ Swimfit+
Our SwimFit+ sessions are designed to improve performance and technique. SwimFit+ sessions are tailored to the goals of the SwimFit+ members. Longer sessions, lower lane density and experienced Rackley Coaches will help you reach your swimming goal. This level is for those who are looking to improve their swimming technique and fitness. It is suitable for a wide variety of people, from beginners through to competitive swimmers training for Masters, Triathlon and/or Ocean swimming.


Squad Monthly Fees


BRONZE SQUAD
$150.00
ADULT/SWIMFIT+
$49.00 Fortnightly 




The monthly rates are calculated based on a annual amount and take into account variances for swimmers who will not attend during Squad Break/family holiday periods. If your swimmer is having a break from squad of more that 4 weeks please contact the centre manager to discuss putting membership on hold during the break.b


Our Coaches

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Brett Glister
HEAD COACH
Brett has been a coach for over 20 years and holds both Aust Swim learn to Swim and Bronze License working toward Silver in Coaching. Brett is also an accomplished Surf Lifesaving coach.  Brett holds a Bachelor of Commerce and is studying toward qualification in coaching swimmers with Autism. Brett has travelled widely with swim teams including the Australian Down Syndrome swimming Association National team.  Brett focusses on stroke development and stroke technique to ensure your children are developing his/her attributes for the sport of swimming.
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MACKENZIE SPEECHLEY
ASSISTANT COACH
Mackenzie has been involved with the swimming industry his whole life, first as a swimmer for 8 years and now as a bronze level coach for the past 8 years. Moving to Rackley Swim Team in 2015, Mackenzie spent 4 years as Junior Development Coach at Centenary Pool.  Mackensie moved to Chermside in January 2020 and coaches all squads at Cherside alongside head coach Brett Glister.Mackenzie understands that the role of Junior Development Coach is pivotal in the ‘Long Term Athlete Pathway’ for the Rackley Centenary Program. Educating young athletes on flawless technique, injury prevention, communication and enjoying the sport are the key concepts to his program.Mackenzie’s coaching philosophy is to create an optimal learning environment based around mutual respect between the coach, the swimmer and the parents. He is a strong believer that if swimmers and families enjoy club based social/competitive events, a successful and positive club culture is achieved.
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