About us at Harold Holt Harold Holt Swim Centre, Glen Iris, Melbourne – click here for Google Maps The Academy of Swimming is one of Melbourne’s leading squad providers with competitive & non-competitive pathways. Based at the Harold Holt Swim Centre in Glen Iris, and, GESAC in East Bentleigh, the key difference is our squad-specific programs. Our non-competitive pathway provides an outlet to refine stroke technique, maintain fitness & healthy lifestyle, without the demands placed on competition. Many swim as a second sport to help prevent injury in football, basketball, and netball to just name a few. Interested in competitive swimming? Members are able to join our M1 Swimming Club with competitions having an emphasis on learning and self-improvement, please click here for further details.