Nippers Information

2016/17 Key Nipper Dates

Registration Information Below

Registration Day 1  -  3rd September 10:00am to 12:00 noon
Proficiency Swims  -  3
rd September 12 to 1:30pm (Northern Stars Pool)
Registration Day 2  -  11
th September 10:00am to 12:00 noon
First Nipper Day  Sunday 23rd
 October

Nippers Calendar – starts 23 October

The nipper calendar starts Sunday 23rd October and runs every 2 weeks, with a break for Christmas and New Year holidays. The list of dates is below.

PARENTS PLEASE NOTE:

If nippers are participating in swim classes or lessons either privately, through an accredited swim instructor, or they participate in a swim program with an accredited swim school - they can get the certificate completed during that session - they dont need to attend the pool proficiency as well.
Download the Nipper Swim Proficiency Form here! 

New and returning members will be able to come down on registration days and register via the online portal. Committee members will be onsite to walk you through the registration process. Remember – all new nippers will be required to show proof of age via birth certificate at the time of registration. For those that either can’t make it down or wish to register via the portal, please access via http://sls.com.au/join

Nippers Calendar
The nipper calendar starts Sunday 23rd October and runs every 2 weeks, with a break for Christmas and New Year holidays. The list of dates is below.
23 Oct 2016 [am] Start Nippers
06 Nov 2016 [9am]
20 Nov 2016 [9am]
04 Dec 2016 [9am]
18 Dec 2016 [2.30pm] Afternoon Session followed by Pre Christmas Drinks

Christmas \ New year Break

29 Jan 2017 [pm] Afternoon Session
12 Feb 2017 [am]
26 Feb 2017 [am]
12 Mar 2017 [am]
26 Mar 2017 [pm] Afternoon Session followed by Presentation and Drinks

Registration Queries

Woonona SLSC preferred method of registration / renewal of membership is through Surf Life Saving Members Portal.
We are offering a discount of $10 on senior memberships renewed through the Portal.

To view further information on membership, and view our membership forms, click here.

Registrar - Julie Robertson
ph: 0481347246
Email: robertson.julieanne@gmail.com

Competition Surf Sports

All Stingrays interested in competing are required to complete a surf swim before registration, to ensure the safety of everyone in the competition. Talk to Anthony Arnold if you're interested aja074@gmail.com

Surf Proficiency Swims required for competition.

Attention u/8 to u/14’s

The Proficiency swim must be successfully completed before membership applications are finalised and you can join in any nipper activities.

 

1-      Junior Participation (club) Proficiency

2-      Open water swim (to be eligible to compete in carnivals)

Surf Ed education

Under 6

Nil

Nil

Surf Play One

Under 7

Nil

Nil

Surf Play Two

Under 8

25m pool swim (any stroke) 1 minute survival float

Not Applicable

Surf Aware One

Under 9

25m pool swim (any stroke) 1 minute survival float

150m surf swim – no time limit

Surf Aware Two

Under 10

25m pool swim (freestyle) 1.5 minute survival float

150m surf swim – no time limit

Surf Safe One

Under 11

50m pool swim (freestyle) 2 minute survival float

288m surf swim – no time limit

Surf Safe Two

Under 12

100m pool swim (freestyle) 2 minute survival float

288m surf swim – no time limit

Surf Smart One

Under 13

150m pool swim (freestyle) 3 minute survival float

288m surf swim – no time limit

Surf Smart Two

Under 14

200m pool swim (freestyle in less than 5 minutes) 3 minute survival float

288m surf swim – no time limit

Complete their SRC by 31/12/2015 to be able to compete in carnivals in 2016


Download the Nipper Swim Proficiency Form here!
 

Nipper Registration Downloads

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