Grenfell Swimming Club news

Merry Christmas to junior and senior racers and their families and thank you for your ongoing support.

Friday 22 December 2017 – Last Swimming Club meet for 2017.

Friday 29 December 2017 – No Swimming Club over Christmas break – see you all 5 January 2018

Friday 5 January 2018 – First Swimming Club meet for 2018,

Monday 8 January 2018– next meeting – 8pm – swimming club rooms – all welcome!

Friday 26 January 2018 – Disco night instead of Swimming Club

Saturday 10 & Sunday 11 February 2018 – Mountains & Plains Swimming Summer Championships, Grenfell – pop the date in your diary.

Saturday 17 February 2018 – Business House Relays – commencing 4.30pm. Pop the date in your diary too.

Mountains & Plains Summer championships – Great News - we have been successful in securing the Summer Championships at Grenfell on Saturday 10 & Sunday 11 February 2018 – Clear your calendars for that weekend and please make yourselves available.

Let’s show our region what fantastic hosts Grenfell will be - more information to come.

Disco Night – Friday 26 January. This is our major fundraiser – 5pm – 8.30pm – Gate entry $5pp. Barbeque, disco, jumping castle and 100 club. Celebrate Australia Day at the pool keeping cool with your friends.

Our new website address is https://grenfell.swimming.org.au

Perpetual trophies – please return perpetual trophies to Leann at the Aquatic Centre as soon as possible.

Feature race:  200m Freestyle - nominations to Leann by 4.30pm this Friday please.

Carnivals – https://mountainsandplainsnsw.swimming.org.au/

Bathurst: Sunday 21 January 2018. Enter online at http://bathurst.swimming.org.au/. Entries close Friday 12 January 2018.

Weekly news

Stroke correction classes:  Saturdays. 10am – 11.45am. Cost $5 per swimmer.

Swimming squad sessions: Monday – Thursday.  As of Monday 18 December - new time – 10am during school holidays. New official block starts January 2 – returning swimmers $35 and new swimmers $45

The 2017/18 Swimming Club season has seen a huge number of members register.

The 2017/18 Swimming Club season has seen a huge number of members register.

There was no raffle last week but donated raffle prizes are greatly appreciated and can be left with Leann at the Aquatic Centre – the funds go straight back to the kids.

Timekeeping/raffle roster: Friday 22 December:  Smith, Keough, Yates, McMahon, Heathcote, Griffin, Hunter

Please note: If you cannot perform your duty on the allocated night it is your responsibility to find a replacement. There will be 6 timekeepers and 1 person in charge of selling raffle tickets.

The first meeting for the season saw over 100 swimmers participate.

The first meeting for the season saw over 100 swimmers participate.

A number of carnivals are approaching with Grenfell swimmers preparing for the events.

A number of carnivals are approaching with Grenfell swimmers preparing for the events.

Members of the Grenfell Swimming Club wish the community a very Merry Christmas.

Members of the Grenfell Swimming Club wish the community a very Merry Christmas.