Latest Newsletter - 16 February

Whyalla Carnival – Nominations
Please note that nominations for the Whyalla Carnival are closing this week. This is a great carnival for all swimmers, especially our younger swimmers, as it is in a 25 metre pool and includes handicap events.

If you are interested in swimming at this event on the 14th March, please contact Verona Niemann or talk to your coaches. This is the last open carnival of the season we would love to have you join us.

State Sprint & Relay Championships
Congratulations to the following swimmers who have been selected to represent our club at this years State Sprint and Relay Championships in Adelaide on the 6th and 7th March.

  • Andreis Niemann
  • Billy Weltner
  • Alex Lowe
  • Flo Moraga
  • Julia Weltner
  • Kristien Niemann

Junior Sprints – Area Finals
Congratulations to the following swimmers who competed at the Junior Sprints Area Finals last week and have been selected to swim in Adelaide at the state finals at the end of March.

  • Caitlin Abbott
  • Alex Lowe
  • William Abbott
  • Matthew Lowe
  • Annalise Abbott
  • Tayla Scholefield
  • Harrison Abbott
  • Eug’ene Van Niekerk
  • Krsitien Niemann
  • Dawid Niemann
  • Julia Weltner
  • Billy Weltner
  • Andrew Fonseca
  • Rebecca Longmire
  • Florencia Moraga

2009 Lapathon
All swimmers have until February 24th to get their forms and money back into the club. The iPod for most money raised will be handed out by the end of February.

Prizes for the swimmers in each group who swam the most laps will be handed out at this Thursday nights training.

Please note there was a misprint last week with lapathon results and Tony McGauchie actually swam 148 laps.

Swimmers Results and Times
Take the time to go to our club website to access our latest newsletters, training times, club information sheets. All swimmers results for all events are also available through this website via the right hand column “Results & Times”. If you have any problems accessing this or any other information, contact Phillipa or talk to your coaches.

Training Times
Please note changes to some training times, due to pool availability. We are now in the last 6 weeks of training, so make sure you get the most out of your swimming.

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 – 8.30am – 10.30am

Communications
If you are looking for more information or would like to contact the committee, please start with the club website or contact a committee member using the following email addresses.

info@roxbyswimclub.com - General enquiries
treasurer@roxbyswimclub.com – Account enquiries
coach@roxbyswimclub.com – Coaching & Training enquiries
merchandise@roxbyswimclub.com – Club merchandise orders