Nippers Information

2017/18 Key Nipper Dates

Registration Information Below

Registration Day 1  -  Thursday 14th Sept 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Registration Day 2  -  Saturday 16th Sept 10:00am to 12:00 noon
Proficiency Swims  -  Saturday 16th Sept 12 to 1:30pm (Northern Stars Pool)
First Nipper Day  Sunday 15th
October 2017

Nippers Calendar – starts 15th October 2017

The nipper calendar starts Sunday 15th 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 Sunday15th October and runs every 2 weeks, with a break for Christmas and New Year holidays. The list of dates is below.
15 Oct 2017 [9am marshall]
29 Oct 2017 [9am]
12 Nov 2017 [9am]
26 Nov 2017 [9am]
10 Dec 2017 [2.30pm] Afternoon nippers followed by Pre Christmas Drinks

Christmas \ New year Break

21 Jan 2018 [2.30 pm] Afternoon Session
4 Feb 2018 [9am]
18 Feb 2018 [9am]
4 Mar 2018 [9am]
18 Mar 2018 [2.30 pm] Afternoon nippers 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 - Vanessa McInally
ph: 0425246172
Email: vanessamc1964@yahoo.com.au

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 Peter Hacket if you're interested pehacket@cisco.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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