Disco night instead of swimming club

Grenfell Swimming Club members are reminded that a disco night will be held on Australia Day, Friday, January 26 instead of swimming club.

This is the club’s major fundraiser starting from 5pm with an 8.30pm finish.

Gate entry $5 with a barbeque, disco, jumping castle and lots more planned.

Also coming up are the Mountains & Plains Summer championships Grenfell Summer Championships at Grenfell on Saturday and Sunday, February 10 and 11.

Clear your calendars for that weekend and please make yourselves available.

Entries can now be made online for the championships.

Swimmers should have received a link via email to enter.

If anyone is unsure as to how to enter online just pop into the Clubroom on a Friday night and someone will be happy to help you.

Any registered Grenfell swimmer can enter, you do not have to have swum at any other carnival to enter.

All club members are asked to help out in some capacity over the weekend.

Swimming attire

Please be aware that swimming attire is to be in line with NSW competition standards:

Girls/women – one piece swimming costume with racing back – no fastenings/clips. No bikinis.

Boys/men - one piece – 1 layer – speedo type briefs/racers/jammers. No board shorts, footy shorts or rash vests.  

Official news:

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

Feature race:  100m Backstroke - nominations to Leann by 4.30pm this Friday please.

Absentees: If you know you are going to be away during the holiday period or want to change any events please advise Leann before 4.30pm Friday. 

Weekly news

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

Swimming squad sessions: Monday – Thursday.  New time – 10am during school holidays. Returning swimmers $35 and new swimmers $45.

Raffle: This week’s raffle won by Cassie Griffin – congratulations Cassie. 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 19 January:  Berry, Carroll, Schaefer, Squires, Ryder, Turner, Jones.