Swimming WA Instagram Watch Swimming WA on YouTube Follow Swimming WA on Twitter Like Swimming WA on Facebook

Contact Us



Mrs Gina Rinehart Patron of Swimming WA

Darren Beazley -Chief Executive Officer                                                                                                                                Darren is responsible for working with the Swimming WA Board, Swimming WA Clubs and membership to develop, implement and refine the Swimming WA’s strategic direction for swimming in Western Australia.

Geoffrey Reid -Chief Operating Officer                                                                               geoffrey.reid@wa.swimming.org.au

Geoff is responsible for key areas at the Association including membership analytics, human resource management, financial management and operations.

David Johnson - Events and Operations Manager                                                                david.johnson@wa.swimming.org.au

David manages the OWS Series across the State, in addition to enhancing the sustainability of Swimming WA through event and function development and management via the delivery of all major Swimming WA events and functions.

Leigh Nugent - State Head Coach

Leigh is responsible for the mentoring of the next generation of High Performance Swimming coaches within Western Australia, and for providing direction to the Swimming WA Performance Pathway.

Georgi Powers - Club Services Coordinator


Georgi's role is support Clubs & regions to ensure all are creating sustainable environments and follow correct governance practices. 

Blake Lornie-Duguid - Competitions Coordinator                                                            blake.lornieduguid@wa.swimming.org.au

Blake coordinates the seasonal competition planning, logistics, and preparation for the successful delivery of Swimming WA pool meets and meet results. Blake also oversees the inclusion programmes at Swimming WA. 

Samantha Devine - Athlete and Coach Develpoment Officer                                            samantha.devine@wa.swimming.org.au

Sam works with the Performance and Development Manager to ensure a clear pathway to peak performance, with the focus on the delivery of developmental programmes for coaches, athletes and technical officials on behalf of Swimming WA.

Andrea Maeda - WestSwim Coordinator                    


Andrea brings a strategic and management focus to the WestSwim business to grow involvement of children and adults learning to swim. Andrea’s role is to educate and promote swimmers from WestSwim into Swimming WA affiliated Club Members.

Tristan Wood - Country Swimming Development Officer


Tristan's role is to actively grow participation in the sport of swimming in the Country region through the administration of development programmes, inclusion and multi-class. 

Sophie Godfrey - Memberships and Administration Oficer


Sophie joins us from an administration role at Volleyball WA.  She is responsible for all aspects of membership including renewals and new members, as well as managing the front office.  



Swimming WA 

Beatty Park Leisure Centre

220 Vincent Street North Perth WA 6006

Postal: PO Box 205, Leederville WA 6903

Telephone: 08 9328 4599

Email: waswim@wa.swimming.org.au


Media Enquiries: media@wa.swimming.org.au or 0408 598 977

Swimming WA

Swimming WA is one of the leading sporting organisations in Western Australia, representing 83 clubs and more than 12,000 registered swimmers across the state.

Swimming WA is proudly Western Australian and leads the aquatic industry in the state. No matter whether it is Learn to Swim, competitive swimming in the pool, recreation swimming or holding open water events, our Association is focused on providing access to swimming wherever people may live in Western Australia.

Our aim is to create a well defined development pathway for swimmers, coaches, volunteers and officials at all levels and encourages swimmers to get involved from grass roots juniors through to world champions.

As a not-for-profit organisation, Swimming WA relies on its generous Sponsors and supporters, enabling the growth of swimming as a sport in Western Australia.

Our Vision

At Swimming WA, our Vision is simple:

“To ensure that swimming is an essential part of the Western Australian way of life”.

Our Mission

"Swimming WA will actively promote and provide opportunities that will increase participation in aquatic activities producing life-long swimmers and champions in the community".

To learn more read our 2015-18 Strategic Plan here.

Sponsored By