StClairSLSC, Dunedin NZ.

Dear members,

Latest news from around the St Clair Surf Life Saving Club.

Polar Plunge

The 2015 St Clair Polar Plunge will be held on Sunday, 21 June at midday. A specific pledge page has been set up for the event, please encourage your family, work colleagues, school friends and others to take part in event.

Otago / Southland Awards of Excellence

Well done to all our members who received prizes at the Otago/Southland Awards of Excellence last Saturday night at Brighton SLSC. Our major award winners were:

  • Ossian Woods, Regional Lifeguard of the Year
  • Michael Trembath, Coach of the Year
  • Andrew Trembath, Sports Person of the Year
  • Carla and Stephanie Laughton, Sports Team of the Year

View the SLSNZ website for all the awards.

Equipment Allocation for 2015/2016

The new season is already starting to approach us! If you are interested in receiving funding for race equipment from the club please view our Equipment Purchase Policy and the Equipment Purchase Application Form on our website. Equipment applications will be considered by the Club Committee as part of planning for the new season and are subject to the availability of funding.

Examples of the type of equipment which would be considered are: Surf Skis, Paddle Boards, IRB Race Propellers, Pool Event Fins and Tubes and Ski Paddles.

Carina Doyle to Represent New Zealand

Carina Doyle has been selected as part of the eight strong New Zealand team to attend the 2015 Sanyo Bussan International Lifesaving Cup in Japan being held in late July.
View the SLSNZ for more info.

Former St Clair member Adam Simpson now racing for our northern friends Mount Maunganui was also named in the New Zealand team to contest the 2015 International Surf Rescue Challenge being held in Australia in September.

Southern Region Pool Champs

We have some reserved lanes at Moana Pool for a practice/training session available for everyone from 7-8am on Saturday, 6 June. Otherwise training sessions are currently being held on Wednesday evenings from 6:30-7:30pm.

The 2015 Southern Region Pool Champs will be held at Moana Pool on Saturday, 11 and Sunday, 12 July. For this year Chris Haig has been appointed as Coordinator for this event, we are looking for participation from Juniors, Seniors and Masters. Please contact Chris if you would like to enter.

Contact details for Chris are:

View our website for more info on the event.

Membership Applications

If you know someone who is keen to join up to our wonderful club, the first step they can take is to fill in a membership application online!


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