07 Aug 2016
August 7, 2016

Vale Forbes Carlile MBE

Carlile Club members mourn the passing of Forbes Carlile on 2nd August 2016. Our founder, our mentor and inspiration, Forbes established the Carlile Swimming Club at Sydney Academy of Sport, Narrabeen in 1977. His innovative and scientific approach to competitive swimming and coaching has produced 52 members of the Australian Olympic, World Championship and Commonwealth.. read more →

20 Jul 2016
July 20, 2016

Awesome 2016 Metro SC Results

What a fantastic weekend for the debut of the Narrabeen Carlile Swimming club at the Metropolitan Championships. An additional 19 Carlile swimmers participated at this year’s championships compared with last year. The team was ready to perform! The results and personal best times recorded were simply awesome. We are compelled to make special mention of.. read more →

On the weekend Narrabeen Carlile Swim Club ventured down to Canberra for the Ginninderra Winter Short Course Meet. It was the first time competing under our new name and it sounded great coming over the PA system! There were 40 swimmers that competed in plenty of events. More Metro, State Age and State Open times were achieved from.. read more →

During the lunch break at 2016 Carlile Speedo Cup held on 5th June, all the swimmers presented Forbes and Ursula with a huge cake for their 95th and 80th birthdays. The Happy Birthday song was so loud, that the water in the competition pool began to ripple. Forbes and Ursula enjoyed the celebrations immensely. See.. read more →

The Hancock Prospecting Australian Olympic trials Championships Adelaide April 7 to 14th 2016. This years Australian Swimming championships held in Adelaide doubled as the Olympic selection trials. The Carlile Swimming Club won two medals. The men’s 4×100 free relay won bronze and broke a Carlile record from 1988. The team comprised of Luke Bibby, Brian.. read more →