Latest Newsletter - 5 January

Country Championships

The biggest meet of the year is nearly upon us and will be held at Port Pirie from the 12th – 15th January. This is where our swimmers pit themselves against the best swimmers in the state country area and is a great opportunity for all participating including team coaches, officials and support personnel to prove themselves on the big stage. Your Roxby Downs Country Champs Team for 2012 is;

Matthew Lowe – Captain
Angus Harrison – Captain
Julia Weltner – Captain
Alex Lowe – Captain
Billy Weltner
Tex Harrison
Wendy Lowe – Team Manager
Tony McGauchie – Head Coach
Phillipa Weltner – Coach
Darren Lowe – Team Official
Team Support – Tori & Vicki McGauchie, Harry & Yasmine Harrison, Greg Weltner

We wish the team safe travels and all the best for the competition.

Upcoming Events
Please review the list below of upcoming carnivals for the season. Contact Wendy for any further information – 0409 002 576
• 21st – 22nd January - Clare Open & Mid North Games – Closing Date – 5th January
• 4th February – Loxton Open – Closing Date 20th January
• 11th February – Roxby Downs Open – Closing Date 26th January
• 12th February – Jamestown Open – Closing Date 26th January

Training Sessions
New training times will commence from the 10th January and are as follows;
Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday
4:40pm – Set Up and Warm Up
5:00pm – 6:30pm - Training

To keep up to date with training sessions available please contact coaches regularly and keep an eye on our weekly newsletter and for signage at the pool.

Hot Weather Policy
Please be aware that with the recent hot spell that the club has a hot weather policy and is enforced when the temperature reaches 38 degrees at 4:00pm by the Elders weather report.

Sun Smart
It is essential that swimmers arrive at training following Sun Smart protocols including the requirement for adequate water for the training duration.
Any swimmer not following these protocols will not be able to train.