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Elouise Dunn

All Bayside Swimming Club members, We are excited to invite all Bayside Swimming Club members and Mentone Aquatic Junior and deveoplement squads to our Bayside Swimming Club Christmas Meet, Saturday 12th December 2020, from 2pm-6pm at Mentone Aquatic Lucerne Street, Mentone, VIC, 3194. Bookings are now available via Eventbrite. As the swimmers have been back in the water only for a few weeks this will be a fun event to celebrate the challenging year it has been. Don’t forget to wear something Christmassy. COVID rules will apply please read the...

Toni Read

Hi Everyone, We have some light at the end of the COVID tunnel, we hope! In this email we are excited to bring you details of pay-as-you-go swim squad sessions that are being offered by Engine Swim (Mentone Aquatic) at the Mentone Grammar School pool from 2 November until the end of the year. This is, of course, subject to any further changes in the Victorian Government restrictions, but we are all crossing our fingers that kids can start swimming in the MG indoor pool from 2 November. These pay-as-you-go...

Toni Read

Amendments to National QT’s for Victorian Swimmers Swimming Australia has released a statement regarding the national qualifying times for Victorian swimmers for the 2021 Australian Swimming Championships. Please see their statement below; Good morning members, we hope this communication finds you well. Swimming Victoria, Swimming Australia and ASCTA Victoria all understand the difficult restrictions and challenges we are facing in Victoria and in particular in metropolitan Melbourne. With that in mind we have been collaborating on an approach for our Victorian members working towards swimming at the 2021 Australian Open...

Toni Read

Dear Members, This is a reminder that -as posted previously- the Swimming Club AGM will be held on 21st September 2020. RSVP’s to the updated event close on Friday 18th September 2020. RSVP via the event on TeamApp or via email to [email protected] Also, as a reminder , if you wish to raise any “General Business” at this meeting, we request that this be submitted in writing to [email protected] by 5pm on Sunday 13th September. This is so we have time to direct it to the correct committee member/s to...

Toni Read

Webinar for Parents Wednesday 16 September 7:00pm How to Guide & Support Your Children during Lockdown If you’re finding it hard to guide your child through this challenging time, we have got a great line up of expert presenters including Psychologist, Megan Davis, Swimming Australia’s Athlete Wellbeing and Engagement Manager, Linley Frame and author of ‘Swimming for Parents’, Gary Barclay to present advice and tips on what you can do to support them. Keep an eye on the Swim Vic website and Facebook page for registration details! I'll also post...

Toni Read

Dear Members, Please be notified at the 2019/2020 Annual General Meeting for Bayside Swimming Club has been postponed and will now be held on Monday 21st September 2020 at 7:30pm. Due to Covid-19 restrictions, this meeting will likely be held via Zoom. A notice of this meeting has also been posted on the Website under News and Events, and in TeamApp under News and Events. We request you RSVP to [email protected] by 5pm Friday 18th September 2020, stating you plan to attend the AGM. On the Website and in TeamApp...

Toni Read

Dear Members, The 2019/2020 Annual General Meeting for BSC will be conducted via Zoom on Monday 31st August 2020. More information will follow, but please save the date. If you have not yet signed up to TeamApp, please do so as that will be our main avenue for communication in 2020/21 and beyond.

Toni Read

Dear Members, Swimming Victoria on Wednesday evening hosted a webinar about Returning to Competition. This included them publishing the 2020/21 Calendar of events. The links to both the Return to competition plan and the competition calendar can be found below. Event programs for short course competitions will be reviewed at the August meeting following the next Victorian Government advice at the conclusion of the State of Emergency (August 16th) The Swimming Victoria Committee will continue to re-evaluate the calendar and ensure it provides a meaningful and logical return to competition...

Toni Read

A notice from Swimming Victoria on membership: 2020/21 Season Memberships Reminder - Early Bird Membership Offer expires in 2 weeks! Now that we are into the 20/21 Season, all memberships from the 19/20 season have expired. This means that any members who have not renewed their membership for the 20/21 Season are no longer covered by insurance in the pool and/or while doing dryland or online programs. All Clubs are now encouraged to contact members to remind them that their memberships are now due and payable. With the SV Early...

Toni Read

A reminder to all of our members that Bayside Swimming Club is offering Dryland sessions during lockdown. Swim Strong Performance will be delivering these sessions via Zoom. Current members only, registration required. Let's stay strong and active even in Isolation.