City Of Manchester Aquatics Swim Team

The City of Manchester Aquatics Swim Team (COMAST) was originally formed in 2001 and has grown from strength to strength to more than 300 members.

We are a Swim England Performance Centre working in partnership with Arena Water Instinct, GLL, Manchester City Council and Manchester Metropolitan University.

Based at Manchester Aquatics Centre are the club’s Performance Squads, Development Squads, Masters Squad, Matt Walker Disability Academy and Academy. At our other centres across Manchester, we host our two satellite squads; Hough End and Raven Moss.

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  • Rising Stars 2024
    The 3rd of February sees the first Rising Stars Gala of 2024 at the prestigious Manchester Aquatic Centre. The gala is an invitation event for the local network of Manchester…
  • New Sponsor – AWB & Son
    City of Manchester Aquatics Swim Team are proud to announce a sponsorship deal with AWB & Son for the Rising Stars 2024 series. Their partnership with COMAST is a reflection…
  • UK Coaching Awards 2023
    Congratulations to Head Coach, Mark Rose, on winning the Chartered High Performance Coach Award at the UK Coaching Awards on 5th December 2023. Mark was the first person to go…