Latest Newsletter - 21 October

Leigh Creek Carnival Nominations

Last chance to get your nominations in for this seasons Leigh Creek Carnival this year is being held on the 1st November. This is the first club supported carnival of the season.

If you are interested in competing at this event, please contact Verona Niemann ASAP as nominations have been extended until the 25th October. This is a 50 metre pool and is has both handicap and scratch events – and is suitable for any swimmer able to complete a 50 metre swim.

Triathlon

Good luck to all swimmers competing in this Saturday's Roxby Downs Red Dunes Classic Triathlon. We have several members competing in groups and are looking for volunteers to assist with the counting of laps on the day.

Come along and cheer on your team mates or just help out for the day. Racing starts at 7.30am with volunteers requested to attend from 7.00am.

Training Schedule

With all squads now heavily into their training program, please see the below training schedule. All times and information is available through the club website www.roxbyswimclub.com

Junior Squads
Urchins - Thursday 4.00 – 4.30pm
Dolphins 1 - Tuesday & Thursday 4.30 – 5.15pm
Dolphins 2 - Tuesday & Thursday 5.15 – 6.00pm
Stingrays - Tuesday & Thursday 4.30 – 6.00pm

Sharks & Swordfish
Monday & Friday – 5.00pm – 7.00pm
Tuesday & Thursday – 5.30am – 7.00am
Tuesday & Thursday – 6.00pm – 8.00pm
Saturdays – 8.00am – 10.00am

Roxby Downs Carnival

This year’s home carnival is being held on Saturday 22nd November at the Roxby Downs Pool. Swimmers are invited from all over the state and it is strongly encouraged that all registered swimmers of all abilities participate in this event.

Parent helpers are required on the day for time keeping duties as up to 18 time keepers are required at a time to run this event.

There are also roles in the recording tent – marshalling – and supervising our swimmers available. Please contact Jutta Scholefield if you have any preferences or would like to get involved.