StClairSLSC, Dunedin NZ.

Dear Members,

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

SLSNZ Ocean Athletes

Good luck to our strong team of nineteen St Clair athletes contesting the 2016 SLSNZ Ocean Athletes. Results will be posted up via our Facebook page as they are available.
View our website for team details.

Southern Region Junior Champions

Congratulations to all our junior members who are the 2016 SLSNZ Southern Region Junior Champs. Leading right throughout the event, the team ended up with a comfortable 80 point win overall, underlining the strength in our junior ranks.
View the SLSNZ website for results.

Southern Region Champs

Well done to our senior members who carried St Clair to second place overall at the recent 2016 SLSNZ Southern Region Senior Champs. The small team of fifteen performed exceptionally well averaging over 10 points gained per person for the overall club score.
View our website for more details.

Finalised Safety Rules for IRB Racing

The final version of the safety rules around IRB racing has now been made.

Lifejackets are compulsory for all IRB Drivers, Crew and Patients in competition and competition training and helmets are compulsory for all IRB Patients in competition and competition training.

High visibility vests are not required when IRB Drivers, Crew and Patients are wearing a lifejacket.

Note: patients in the IRB Tube Rescue race are not required to wear a lifejacket if they remain clipped in to the tube whilst in the boat nor are they required to wear a helmet.

Vote for St Clair

St Clair is the Southern Region finalist to win a share of $2,500 in car rental! Support lifeguards from Otago's oldest club to attend events.

All you need to do is visit the Thrifty Facebook page and select "St Clair" as your vote.

Sale of Boat Shed

The Club Boat Shed has recently been sold. As a result of the sale any private equipment stored in the shed will need to be removed by Friday, 18 March. The club is working with other organisations towards a permanent training base on the Dunedin side of the harbour as a replacement.

An audit is also going to take place shortly of unused private equipment being stored at our main clubrooms. A request is made that any equipment not being used is removed to allow for safe storage of club equipment.

Patrol Roster

The final version of the patrol roster for this season is now available on our website. On patrol this weekend are:

  • Saturday, Patrol One; Graeme Newton and Thomas Garforth (Co-Captains)
  • Sunday, Patrol Three; Cameron Burrow (Captain)

A reminder for patrols that if you are not able to attend your patrol, a replacement needs to be found. You can use the patrol roster to identify someone to replace you.

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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