Happy New New Year to all, it’s time to get back on the beach for some surf fun!
Board Training will be on this Friday night. Meet on the grass next to the Club at 5pm for a 5:15pm start.
Nippers Training resumes on Saturday 6th January at this stage at the normal time of 12:45pm. However if the weather is as hot as forecast Nippers will start earlier with a modified program. Should the forecasted temperature in Saturday’s Advertiser be 38 degrees or over then training will start at 11am. This will also be confirmed via E-mail and SMS on Friday Night/Saturday morning so keep an eye out.
Post Training BBQ
With the canteen now closed until next season, a BBQ will be will be available post training, with Under 11s the first Age Group to assist with cooking and service.
Branch Carnival Sunday 14th January
The next branch carnival is next Sunday 14th January ant Henley Beach SLSC. Sign on from 8:30am, events start at 9am with an expected finish time of 11am. Click the link below for details.
Branch Carnival Finale
The branch carnivals held this season will culminate in a finale scheduled for February 3rd at Southport SLSC. At this finale, a whole branch will be considered as one team. For us that means the Western Branch with our teammates being Henley Beach, West Beach, Grange, and North Haven. All branch members that have attended 1 Branch Event as well as 1 State Carnival will be eligible to participate. The new format will focus on a new Branch versus Branch format creating a competitive environment for all branch members. (inclusive not exclusive)
Date – Saturday 3rd Feb
Time – 7.30am Marshalling / 12.30 Presentation
Cost – Fee Event ( Branch Caps will be provided for each event )
Venue – Southport SC
Branches – Western vs Holdfast vs Midcoast/Southern
Ages – Under 9 to Under 14
Events – 7 Events (each competitor can be selected for a maximum of 4 events)
Click on the link below for further details:
One last thing – welcome back for the second half of the season and remember please be surf and sun smart.
See you on the beach!