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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...

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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 Baysideswimclub1@gmail.com. Also, as a reminder , if you wish to raise any “General Business” at this meeting, we request that this be submitted in writing to Baysideswimclub1@gmail.com by 5pm on Sunday 13th September. This is so we have time to direct it to the correct committee member/s to...

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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...

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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 Baysideswimclub1@gmail.com by 5pm Friday 18th September 2020, stating you plan to attend the AGM. On the Website and in TeamApp...

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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.

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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...

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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...

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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.

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In line with today's press conference Swimming Victoria will suspend all swimming training and competition from midnight Wednesday 8 July for metropolitan Melbourne and Mitchell Shire. Premier Daniel Andrews has stated community sport has been suspended for the next 6 weeks. SV will make subsequent announcements regarding the 2020 season in the coming days. The health and safety of our members is the primary concern. SV would like to remind all members of the swimming community to stay healthy and safe in these unprecedented times. Updates from the DHS will...

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While this shouldn't impact our Bayside swimmers, please read the following and ensure that you're following all protocols and restrictions for the safety of everyone. ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Following Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews’ announcements yesterday afternoon on the lockdown of COVID-19 hotspots, Swimming Victoria have worked through how this affects the current return to swimming process. Stage three restrictions have gone into effect in 10 postcode areas on 11.59 PM on Wednesday, 1 July 2020 and remain in place through to Wednesday, 29 July 2020. Swimming Victoria reiterates that as per the...