24 July 2017
At Swimming Victoria's Awards function held on the afternoon of Sunday 23rd July the achievements of Surrey Park swimmers and their coaches over season 2016/2017 were acknowledged.
In the top 10 Clubs listing Surrey Park finished 4th. This was based on points accumulated by Surrey Park swimmers at all the Victorian Championship meets (Short Course, Long Course, Sprint and Open Water) plus the Victorian Long Course Distance Meet. The Club was presented with a banner in acknowledgement of this.
Surrey Park's Director of Coaching Ian Pope received an asctaVIC Special Achievement Award for placing a swimmer on an Australian team.
Matt Brown received the Victorian Open Water Coach of the Year and Victorian Open Water Club Coach of the Year in acknowledgement of the achievements of those Surrey Park swimmers who competed at the Victorian and Australian Open Water Championships.
Ian Pope attended this event and accepted the awards on behalf of the Club