Latest Newsletter - 16 September

Training Has Started!

For those who are brave enough, this week has seen the start of swim training for Shark, Swordfish and Adult swimmers. Add to that the newly introduced 5.30am morning sessions being held each Tuesday and Thursday and we are well underway for a strong season.

All members should now have received a letter outlining their team allocation for both training and club nights as well as a copy of the training schedule. Please contact Phillipa if you have not yet received this.

Junior squads will begin on the first Tuesday after the October school holidays. The water should be a little warmer for everyone by then!

Membership Packs

A membership pack has been created for this season containing Info Sheets on training, requirements, carnival, club nights and more. These info sheets can be downloaded via the links on this page under "Club Info Sheets".

Club Merchandise

All stock will be available for cash purchase at our market day stall this week. Orders will also be taken for sizes that are not currently not available. A swap meet is also being organised for our first club night – planned for October 21st where you can bring your old bathers and sell them on to other members. More information will be available in the coming weeks.

Season Fees

Any members who are yet to reregister, should contact Phillipa immediately to confirm places. All places not confirmed this week will be opened up for new members at this weekends market day. There are limited places left in the junior squads so please do not miss out.

Scheduled Club Events

Swimming Camp – The planned swim camp with Elizabeth Aquatic Centre in Adelaide as been postponed until later in the season due to issues relating to pool access. More details will be forwarded to all members once details have been finalised.

Relay for Life - The club has registered three teams in the Relay for Life challenge based on our Club Night Teams. All registered families will now have received a book of 12 raffle tickets to sell as part of the fundraiser. This raffle is for 2 Large Beanie Kids which are absolutely gorgeous.
Please make sure you return your tickets or money and ticket stubs by the 30th September. All unreturned books will be charged to family accounts.

Triathlon – Early season training for the senior squad will include preparation for this years Triathlon. All swimmers in these squads will be encouraged to participate. More details will be provided as the event is finalised.

Leigh Creek Carnival

Please note that the Leigh Creek Carnival this year is being held on the 1st November. If you are interested in competing at this event, please contact Verona Niemann.

Communications

If you are looking for more information or would like to contact the committee, please start with the club’s website: http://www.roxbyswimclub.com/, or contact a committee members using the following email addresses.

info@roxbyswimclub.com - General enquiries

treasurer@roxbyswimclub.com – Account enquiries

coach@roxbyswimclub.com – Coaching & Training enquiries