We are often asked by BTC members what alternative training options are available. Check out our list of swim squads, run clubs and cycling groups that are already attended by members.


North Shore Squad

@ Lane Cove Aquatic Centre

Outdoor 50m pool all year round

Masters squad for intermediate and advanced/competitive swimmers. Monday/Wednesday/Friday morning and Monday evening sessions and are popular with BTC members.


@ various pools in Eastern suburbs and CBD

Outdoor and indoor 50m (various locations)

Stroke correction and squads for all levels (beginner to advanced) specialising in open water and long distance swimming.

NS Swim School

@ Andrew 'Boy' Charlton Swim Centre, Manly

Outdoor 50m in Summer and indoor 25m pool in Winter

Learn to swim, beginners and competitive masters squads


@ Mosman Swim Centre

Indoor 25m pool

Squads fro all levels (beginner to advanced)



@ Macquarie University pool

Outdoor 50m pool all year round

Swimfit and masters squads

Fitness First Swim Squad

@ St LeonardsFitness First

Indoor 25m pool

Learn to swim, beginner lessons and adult squads


Pace Athletic

@ Mosman, Manly and Rozelle

Sydney Striders

@ various locations including Centennial Park, Lane Cove and St Ives



Bicycle NSW provides resources for all cyclists (including cycle speed dating.) They run cycling events for beginners, women and kids. 

Waratah Masters & Manly Warringah Cycling Club: Are you looking for some criterium racing to improve your cycling skills and speed? Check out these local masters cycling clubs.

Bike Time Trials: BTC no longer run bike time trials due to a lack of closed roads, however some of our members  take part in the ATTA time trials held at at Calga on the first Sunday of every month (except April and October).