Latest Newsletter - 7 October

Come and Try Day
Tuesday 13th October will be this season’s Come and Try day. Any interested swimmers may attend this session to see what swim club is all about and those swimmers joining for the season will be assigned a training squad. Training will start at 4.00pm for all swimmers and a BBQ dinner will be supplied at the end of training and free swimming so that families can meet the coaches and committee and ask any questions about the upcoming season.

Pool Passes
Swim Club members DO NOT need to purchase a season pool pass from the Rec Centre. Your names will be at the desk as paid swim club members the Rec Centre will give you a pool pass.

Training Times
Stingrays, Sharks & Swordfish Squads –
Mon to Fri 5.30pm – 7.30pm

Dolphins 1 - Tuesday & Thursday 4.00pm – 4.45pm
Dolphins 2 - Tuesday & Thursday 4.45pm – 5.30pm

Broken Hill Swimming Carnival
For any interested swimmers, there is a group from the club heading to the Broken Hill Swimming Carnival on Saturday 21st and Sunday 22nd November. If you would like to come along to this event, please contact Tanya to get your nominations in this week.

Accessing the Pool
Reminder – all swimmers under the age of 10 must have a parent or carer present at all times during training.

All members must get their pool pass from the rec centre counter and swipe in every day upon entering the pool. Please see rec centre staff if you have any issues.

2009/2010 Carnival Summary
If you are interested in travelling to carnivals this year please find below a summary of events supported by the club. All families planning on competing will require a SwimmingSA Handbook available from Christine.

18th Oct - 2009 JX 13 & Under Pentathlon (Closes 5th Oct 09)
28th Nov - Roxby Downs Sate Qualifying Carnival (Closes 1st Nov 09)
21st Nov - Broken Hill State Qualifying Carnival (Closes 20th Oct 09)
5th Dec - Gladstone Open Carnival (Closes 27th Nov 09)
6th Dec - Crystal Brook Open Carnival
12th Dec - SwimmingSA Regional Qualifying Event (Closes 30th Nov 09)
18th Dec - 2010 Swimming SA State Sprint & Relay Championships
9th Jan - 2010 Port Augusta National Qualifying (Closes15th Dec 09)
10th Jan - Quorn State Qualifying Carnival (Closes14th Dec 09)
15th Jan - 2010 SwimmingSA Country Championships
30 Jan - Clare Open Carnival (Closes15th Jan 10)
31st Jan - Mid North Games (Closes15th Jan 10)
7th Feb - Jamestown State Qualifying Carnival (Closes23rd Jan 10)
14th Feb - Booleroo State Qualifying Carnival (Closes29th Jan 10)
20th Feb - Leigh Creek Open Carnival (Closes 6th Feb 10)
27th Feb - Port Pirie National Qualifying Carnival -(Closes 12th Feb 10)
13th Mar - Whyalla National Qualifying Carnival (Closes 21st Feb 10)

Official Club Photographer Required
The club is seeking anyone who may be interested in taking photos at our club events for the season. So if you want to help the club out and like to take photos please get in touch with Tony McGauchie to find out more about the role.