Meets & News

  • 2016 New Zealand Short Course Championships

    Oct. 2 - 6, 2016

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  • 2016 Swim Zone Racing LC Signature Meet

    Sat, Oct. 15, 2016

    No Times are allowed
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Meet Calendar


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Competitive Squad

The club's competitive swimmers train in five different squads:

- Stingrays

- Electric Eels

- Seahawks

- Hammerheads

- Tiger Sharks

Placement in squads is based on the swimmer's development needs. Progression between squads is at the coaches' discretion. If you have questions about which squad you or you child should be in, please contact Steve Francis, the club's Head Coach.

All training is at the Karori Pool, Donald Street, Karori (unless otherwise indicated by your coach).

Please consult the  Karori Pirates Squad Training Timetable for your squad's training times. Note the recommended number of sessions.



Coaches Corner

Upcoming school holidays

Thursday 22nd September is the last day of term 3. We are back into the term schedule from Monday 10th October. No swimming during the school holidays except for the Tigersharks going to NZ Short Course in Auckland starting 2nd October. Swashbuckler meet next Tuesday, 20th September.

Posted on: 16 September 2016 Read the full post

Wellington Winter Champs

It's great to see all Pirates back into their swimming routine. Thanks to all swimmers and parents for a positive start to the term. I'm very excited about the next 2 weekends of racing at Wellington Champs. We have our biggest ever team competing with almost 80 Pirates racing.

Posted on: 6 August 2016 Read the full post

Pirates Treasure

Swimmers of the week sponsored by Hell Pizza Northland


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Wall of Fame

Read all about the Pirates' club champions, international competitors, record-breakers and place-getters at Wellington and New Zealand championships.

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Photo Chest